New Hampshire Spine and Sport Offers Treatment for Relief of Dizziness and Neck Pain

December 15, 2020

Dizziness can be upsetting. New Hampshire Spine and Sport takes care of neck pain patients with dizziness seeking a cause and a solution. Southern New Hampshire chiropractic care of dizziness starts with a detailed examination to establish a potentially helpful treatment plan for dizziness related to spinal issues like Southern New Hampshire neck pain.


The structure and function of the upper cervical spine possibly will bring on dizziness. Problems with upper cervical spine ligaments and muscles may be a factor in cervicogenic dizziness. How? Such issues may produce confusion for the proprioception system controlled partly by the vestibular nucleus. Alterations in these ligaments and muscles may initiate abnormal reactions that lead to dizziness. (1) New Hampshire Spine and Sport welcomes many Southern New Hampshire neck pain patients with dizziness.


Cervicogenic dizziness is defined as dizziness that happens in patients with neck pain. No particular test for cervicogenic dizziness is know, but patients with neck pain because of a cervical spine pathology who experience dizziness visit doctors for help. What could the link be? Cervical muscles connect and interact with the vestibular, visual, and higher centers to generate effective proprioception, the awareness of body position and movement. When such proprioception is changed due to neck pain, the dizziness may happen too. One new case report of a 24-year-old woman with cervicogenic dizziness and neck pain reported improvement of both with chiropractic care. (2) New Hampshire Spine and Sport starts chiropractic care with an exam that influences the development of an alleviating Southern New Hampshire chiropractic treatment.


Linking imbalance and dizziness with neck pain not associated with any other disorders revealed via a careful examination is important to relief for cervicogenic dizziness. Manual therapy and vestibular rehabilitation worked for patients in a new report. (3) Dizziness may come from damage to the somatosensory system. Upper cervical spine manipulation was analyzed 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 noted. (4) New Hampshire Spine and Sport’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 relieving treatment of neck pain utilizing the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management.

Make a non-surgical Southern New Hampshire chiropractic care appointment with New Hampshire Spine and Sport. Chiropractic care of cervicogenic dizziness and neck pain may be an easing solution for the distress it causes. We look forward to seeing you!

New Hampshire Spine and Sport understands that there may be a link between neck pain and dizziness and offers potentially relieving care.