Shoulder Pain Relief in Layton, Syracuse, Farmington, and Roy
Are you suffering from shoulder pain? Stretching, pulling, and joint motion can cause wear and tear on the shoulder, leading to pain. Depending upon your condition’s severity, shoulder problems can hinder your ability to enjoy your daily activities. Physical therapy treatment for shoulder pain is designed to restore range of motion, decrease pain, and improve movement.
Common Shoulder Pain Injuries
Shoulder pain is caused by several conditions, including poor posture, overuse, altered shoulder mechanics, and scapular weakness. Patients with shoulder pain typically experience:
- Throbbing shoulder
- Arm pain
- Muscle strain
- Frozen shoulder or limited range of motion
- Rotator cuff inflammation
What Causes Shoulder Pain?
Have you recently been injured in an auto accident? Are you recovering from a sports-related injury? Shoulders hold a lot of stress, and years of repetitive motion can eventually lead to wear and tear. When you visit one of our Northern Utah physical therapy practices, our experts can discuss the symptoms you are experiencing and identify the root source of pain. We want to help restore the shoulder to its natural state, helping you enjoy your daily life again.
Treatments for Shoulder Injury or Pain
Wasatch Peak Physical Therapy will determine the extent of injury and treatment options to reduce pain. We use manual therapy to help stimulate blood flow, assisting in joint and tissue mobilization. Our experts use additional treatments for shoulder pain, including:
- Manual soft tissue mobilization
- Trigger point release
- Dry needling
- Therapeutic exercises
- Compression, heat, and ice therapy
Wasatch Peak Physical Therapy is here to help you achieve full mobility and improve shoulder strength. Let our experts help your shoulder function correctly by implementing proper mechanics and strengthening exercises. Schedule a consultation with one of our Northern Utah physical therapy locations for shoulder pain treatment.