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Whiplash can cause pain and stiffness and can be extremely uncomfortable. There are a range of treatments that you can avail of at Ballsbridge Physiotherapy Clinic, but what is whiplash and how is it caused?
Whiplash is caused by a sudden movement of the neck where the head goes forward and back at high speed. In a lot of cases it can be as a result of being hit or jolted from behind, as in a car collision. Car or motorbike accidents can involve sudden stopping which can make your head and neck move suddenly and violently. Muscles, tendons and ligaments may be put under pressure which can cause strain.
The experts at Ballsbridge Physiotherapy Clinic have extensive experience dealing with all sorts of neck pain including that associated with whiplash. Whiplash can have an effect on other areas of the body, symptoms include:
Your chartered physiotherapist can work with you to help overcome the symptoms of a sudden impact or whiplash. There are a range of treatments which can ease pain and aid normal function.
Whatever your symptoms, the chartered physiotherapists at Ballsbridge Physiotherapy Clinic will be able to work closely with you to plan your recovery. Recovery through treatment and by giving you the tools to help your own recovery, whether at home, work or enjoying recreational time.