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Cervical Pain Treatment In Meerut From Best Cervical Pain Doctor in Delhi, Meerut and NCR

Let us learn about treatment of cervical pain, neck pain, cervical slip disc, and recovery after cervical spine surgery from the best Neurosurgeon in Delhi, Meerut and western UP, Dr. Amit Bindal.

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Treatment of Cervical Pain

Having cervical pain or Neck Spine issues? Do not worry.

Cervical Pain is a common disease.

More than 80 % of population suffers from various forms of neck pain at some or other point of time during lifetime. Most of the time, it is not serious and resolves within a few days.

If you are suffering from spine related problems, it is better to meet a spine specialist and get treated. More often than not, you will be better in a few days.

What are the causes of Cervical pain ?

The most common cause of Backache is muscular problems like strain or fatigue.

It gets relieved in a few days

Other causes include:

  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Ligament injury
  • Facetal pain or pain arising out of small joints of spine
  • Cervical Slipped disc
  • Rarely spine tumor or spinal tuberculosis
  • Sometimes after trauma
  • Text neck or Tech neck This a very important cause of neck pain nowadays.
    This type of pain affects young population who are mostly hooked to their mobiles for long hours and young techies who work on laptop for long hours.
    Poor posture is responsible for this type of pain
    This happens due to stress and fatigue of neck muscles and ligaments due to poor posture and constant stress.

Which doctor is ideal for the treatment of cervical pain?

A Neurosurgeon doctor is well trained to understand all the facets of neck pain and cervical spondylosis pain along with its treatment with medicines or operation if required.

When to visit a doctor for cervical pain?

Neck pain can have a variety of causes, and most of the time, a simple treatment will suffice. However, because early detection and treatment of serious diseases like tumors are crucial, consult your doctor about your cervical pain if:

  • It is persistent and developing.
  • It’s unrelated to activities.
  • You have a history of cancer and experience new back pain that is worse at night.
  • Nausea, vomiting, or lightheadedness.

Seek immediate medical help if you experience:

  • Increasing numbness or loss of sensation to touch, hot, or cold
  • Not able to walk or walking with difficulty
  • Loss of urinary sensations or stools
  •  muscle weakness in your arms or legs
  • Changes in bladder or bowel function

What results in a cervical slipped disc?

It is not clear why some people get slip discs and others do not. These people are most likely suffering from a weakening of the affected disc’s outer layer.

Awkward bending, sneezing, or heavy lifting in an awkward position are actions that may unexpectedly raise the pressure, and this increased strain on the disc may allow the inner, softer section of the disc to squeeze out through the weaker outer part of the disc.

But many a times there we cannot find the exact precipitating factor causing a herniated disc.

Many a times pain starts spontaneously or during sleep.

Other factors that can increase the chances of having back issues are:

  • Obesity
  • Strain or injury
  • Physical Inactivity
  • Smoking
  • Poor posture

What are the tests to diagnose the causes for Cervical pain or neck pain?

Cervical pain or neck pain

Cervical pain or neck pain

Your doctor will take a complete history along with physical examination of the patient.

If the pain in neck is troublesome and persisting for a few days, he will order a MRI scan of your cervical spine.

MRI is the best investigation to diagnose a patient with cervical pain.

Using all of this data, your doctor can identify the source of your pain, weakness, or discomfort to better plan your further treatment strategy.

What are the best treatment options available for a cervical Pain?

Treatment of cervical pain without surgery:

Most of the patients are treated with medicines only.

Various forms of treatment are available for the treatment of cervical pain without surgery.

The first course of therapy is typically nonsurgical. This consists of:

  • Rest
  • Physical therapy or physiotherapy
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
  • Nerve pain medicines like pregabalin and gabapentin
  • Acupuncture , hot fomentation, acupressure etc.
  • Transforaminal Epidural steroid injection (TFESI)

All these measures are a time buying modalities trying to sooth the patient while the disease have a natural resolution.

The majority of people gradually improve over a few days or weeks by various forms of treatment.

By three to four months, Up to 90% of the patients recover completely.

Some individuals do go through painful phases while they recover.

But very few patients who do not recover by all means will have to go for surgery.

Is cervical pain for lifelong?

Most cases of back pain are short lived.

It tends to resolve on its own within a few days with self-care and treatment without any residual symptoms.

In some cases a few months are required for the symptoms to disappear.

What is the best sleeping position for cervical pain?

best sleeping position for cervical pain

Ideally a patient with neck pain and spine issues must sleep on a flat bed with a firm mattress.

Thin pillow must be used

A specially designed cervical pillow may be used. This type of pillow is easily available at surgical stores and at orthotic shops

Ideally sleep on firm mattress and in the position which is most comfortable for the patient to sleep.

Is Walking good for neck pain?

Walking is very Good for the patients with cervical pain.

After the acute phase of pain has subsided, a patient may start regular walks in morning and evening for about 20-30 min daily usually after 5-10 days of start of pain.

Is Heat good for neck pain?

Heat therapy is very effective for relieving neck pain as it improves the blood circulation to the muscles of back and also relieve muscle spasm.

Surgery for neck pain:

Only a few patients require surgery after nonsurgical measures have failed to relieve their discomfort. The surgery may also be recommended for patients with the following conditions:

  • Unrelenting pain: pain which is not responding to medicines
  • Weakness in hand or arm
  • Having trouble walking due to myelopathy

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