- Blunt trauma/ impact from a collission
- Poor posture and muscle imbalance
- Violent coughs or sneezes
- Repetitive twisting and bending.
Possible symptoms of costotransverse pain are:
• Pain in the mid and upper back.
• Pain radiating to the front of the chest wall or shoulder.
• Pain with deep breathing, coughing or sneezing.
• Neck pain or headache.
The symptoms of costotransverse disorder closely resemble those of a lung, gall bladder or heart condition. Therefore, it is important to see a health professional to help with distinguishing for any underlying organ issues.
Chiropractors are expert in managing costotransvere disorders. The treatments will initially be aimed at subsiding your inflammation and pain surrounding the injured joint. Once the pain and mobility has improved, your chiropractor will prescribe a stretching and strengthening regimen to prevent future occurrence.
Spearwood Chiropractic utilises a unique combination of chiropractic and soft tissue therapy to deliver fast, effective and long lasting results for joints and muscular issues for all ages.
Some common conditions our chiropractor treats are low back pain, neck pain, headache, sporting injuries, postural issues, nerve entrapment, sciatica, jaw pain, shoulder pain, wrist pain, elbow pain, hip pain, knee pain, ankle pain and foot pain.
Private health insurance rebates are available at Spearwood Chiropractic. The amount of coverage varies so please refer to your insurer for your level of rebate.
Located at 12/83 Mell Road, Spearwood Chiropractic also services the surrounding suburbs of Coogee, Fremantle, Hamilton Hill, Beeliar, Success, Hammond Park, Aubin Grove, Bibra Lake, South Lake, Cockburn Central, Munster and Yangebup. To book an appointment, call us now on 0481342837 or enquire further on www.spearwoodchiropractic.com.au