Approximately 20 million people living in the US have neuropathy, a condition that affects the nerves. Chiropractic care has been proven effective in the management and treatment of this condition.
At Hull Chiropractic in Indianapolis, IN, we help people suffering from neuropathy find relief from their pain and achieve long-term solutions. Based on its cause, neuropathy can be treated fully or controlled using chiropractic care. Chiropractic care is safe and non-invasive and offers much-needed relief from symptoms while addressing the root cause of a condition. Contact us to begin your journey towards living a pain-free and comfortable life, whether you have mild or severe neuropathy symptoms.
What Is Neuropathy?
Neuropathy refers to damage to a nerve or nerves that leads to symptoms like numbness, pain, and tingling in the affected area. Neuropathy can be classified into several types, depending on its cause and symptoms.
Causes of Neuropathy
Neuropathy can occur with no known cause. it can also be caused by various conditions such as:
- Autoimmune disorders
- Vascular disorders
- Abnormal vitamin levels
- Physical trauma
Symptoms of Neuropathy
Neuropathy symptoms can be mild, moderate, or even severe. Some of the most common symptoms include:
- Headaches and migraines
- Chronic pain
- Lack of coordination
- Abnormal heart rate
- Low blood pressure
- Numbness or tingling
- Cold hands and feet
- Stiff muscles
- Body weakness
Neuropathy Chiropractic Treatment
Neuropathy can either be treated or managed according to its cause. If another condition causes it, neuropathy goes away after the condition is treated. If its underlying cause can't be treated, then neuropathy can only be managed. Prompt diagnosis and treatment lower its progression.
When you visit our chiropractor, we will thoroughly examine your medical history and current health for a proper diagnosis. We will assess your balance, coordination, movement, and reflexes. Our chiropractor may also conduct more detailed tests based on the findings of the initial examination. We may use several techniques, depending on your condition. Our chiropractor uses various techniques to treat neuropathy, including:
- Spinal decompression
- Cold laser therapy
- Dietary changes
- Manipulation and adjustments
Many people prefer chiropractic care since it's non-invasive and safe. It doesn't cause adverse side effects, too, unlike other treatment options such as medication.
Contact Us for Neuropathy Treatment from Our Chiropractic Team in Indianapolis, IN
At Hull Chiropractic, we focus on helping you find relief from neuropathy and live a healthy life. We will tailor-make a treatment plan that best suits you to ensure you get results as soon as you start treatment. If you have neuropathy symptoms, don't hesitate to come to us for examination, as doing so might worsen the condition. Call us at 317-243-2392 to book an appointment at our Indianapolis office or to learn more about how we can help.