Whiplash is a sprain/strain injury to the neck due to an abrupt forward and backward jerking of the neck; it is considered a flexion/extension injury. Whiplash mostly occurs in car accidents when the head is snapped forward or back. Other causes of whiplash are falls and sports injuries (such as in football). Symptoms include:
- neck pain
- shoulder pain, trapezius pain, interscapular pain (between the shoulder blades)
- low back pain
- pain or numbness in the arm and/or hand
- ringing in the ears or blurred vision
If you are looking for the right chiropractor among various Montclair chiropractors who can treat you, you are encouraged to call the Dr. Eshanov and receive a consultation. The doctor treats holistically and drug free; pain medications cover the source of pain without addressing the cause. and often cause side effects. Dr. Eshanov will evaluate you and determine the best course of care for you. Call us today: (973) 900-2660 and schedule a consultation.