Pregnancy Pain Relief
Pregnancy is an amazing and exciting journey. Pregnancy is a physically and emotionally demanding period that requires the right education and tools to decrease pain and stress on the Mom. We believe that joint pain can be relieved naturally without drugs.
Why moms experience joint pain during pregnancy:
During pregnancy you may suffer form joint pain caused by
- Hormonal changes
- Weight gain
- Muscle weakness
- Poor body mechanics
- Poor posture
- Swollen joints
Pregnancy Pain Symptoms:
The following are some of musculoskeletal joint pain and symptoms that could occur during your pregnancy:
- Neck pain
- Shoulder pain
- Rib pain
- Back pain
- Pelvic pain
- Sacroiliac joint pain (SI joint pain)
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Hip pain
- Knee pain
- Ankle pain
- Plantar fasciitis
Benefits of Relieving Pain during Pregnancy:
- Happier pregnancy!
- Shorter labor
- Faster postpartum recovery
- Less pain after delivery
- Healthy Mom
- Decreased risk of joint injury
Preventing and Treating Pain During Pregnancy Naturally:
In order to relieve pregnancy joint pain, we have to address the problem holistically and naturally with no drugs. Our approach to treating joint pregnancy pain:
- We use a very Gentle, virtually pain-free manual therapy technique and tools called ASTR: Our doctors use a variety of ASTR tools to release body scar tissue and myofascial restriction which are very common with pregnancy.
- Releasing muscle trigger points and hypertonicity: it is very common with pregnancy changes that you experience muscle spasms or tightness. Using the ASTR maneuvers, pregnant patients can experience relief from muscle hypertonicity and aches and can get back to a state of relaxation very quickly.
- Special exercise program for healthy pregnancy and for faster postpartum recovery and decreased risk of future injury.
- Special education and instructions on how to speed up the recovery time and decrease the risk of injury and pain.
Call us today to start the journey of pain relief!