It’s believed that at least 1.5 billion people around the world are suffering from chronic pain right now, most commonly low back or neck pain. In the U.S., 26 million people suffer from back pain alone, while anywhere from 10-15% of the population has some form of neck pain at any given time.
So what are the treatment options for those dealing with chronic neck pain? Generally, doctors and spinal rehabilitation specialists will start off patients with conservative treatments, and if those fail to work, then move on to more intensive forms of treatment. These treatments can range