Young Chiropractic Offers Treatment for Relief of Dizziness and Neck Pain

December 15, 2020

Dizziness can be distressing. Young Chiropractic welcomes neck pain patients with dizziness who are looking for a cause and a solution. Easley chiropractic care of dizziness begins with a careful exam to set up a potentially relieving treatment plan for dizziness linked to spinal issues like Easley neck pain.


The function and structure of the upper cervical spine may well contribute to dizziness. Problems with upper cervical spine ligaments and muscles may contribute to cervicogenic dizziness. How? Such issues may produce confusion for the proprioception system controlled in part by the vestibular nucleus. Alterations in these ligaments and muscles may spark abnormal reactions that lead to dizziness. (1) Young Chiropractic welcomes many Easley neck pain patients with dizziness.


Cervicogenic dizziness is explained as dizziness that occurs in patients with neck pain. No specific test for cervicogenic dizziness is recognized, but patients with neck pain because of a cervical spine pathology who experience dizziness present to doctors for assistance. What could the connection be? Cervical muscles connect and interact with the vestibular, visual, and higher centers to generate useful proprioception, the awareness of body position and movement. When such proprioception is changed due to neck pain, the dizziness may happen too. One recent case report of a female aged 24 years with neck pain and cervicogenic dizziness stated improvement of both with chiropractic care. (2) Young Chiropractic starts chiropractic care with an exam that influences the development of an alleviating Easley chiropractic treatment.


Correlating dizziness and imbalance with neck pain not associated with any other disorders done via a careful examination is important to relieving care of cervicogenic dizziness. Manual therapy and vestibular rehabilitation succeeded in relieving pain for patients in a new report. (3) Dizziness may come from damage to the somatosensory system. Upper cervical spine manipulation was tested in patients with cervicogenic dizziness. In addition to a decrease in the intensity of the dizziness and pain, an increase in the range of motion toward the more restricted side and better function were also reported. (4) Young Chiropractic’s use of the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management for cervical spine neck pain issues is gentle, safe, and effective.

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Listen to this PODCAST by Dr. Robert Hayden on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he describes alleviating treatment of neck pain utilizing the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management.

Schedule a non-surgical Easley chiropractic care visit with Young Chiropractic. Chiropractic care of cervicogenic dizziness and neck pain may be an easing solution for the distress it causes. See you soon!

Young Chiropractic understands that there may be a link between neck pain and dizziness and offers potentially relieving care.