Cervical Facet Syndrome

Cervical Facet Syndrome: Is a condition that occurs when the area of the neck called the facet joint becomes irritated and inflamed.  There are numerous reasons why the facets can become inflamed.  Most often this condition is created by postural habits, such as being on the computer too long.  The good news is that Chiropractic is extremely helpful with this condition.

Symptoms: decrease in cervical range of motion, muscular guarding with myalgia (muscle pain), dull achy pain (see chart), and even headaches.

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