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Chiropractic Care for Golf Injuries and a Better Swing

Written By Coastal Integrative Health on April 16, 2020

Improve your Golf Swing with Coastal Integrative HealthThe game of golf takes a lot of time, patience and skill to master. Professional golfers know just how hard the game truly is and how easy it can be to fall victim to a golfing related injury. While many individuals seek out medical help for their gulf injury treatment, chiropractic provides an alternative treatment method to help get your golf performance back on track.  

Common Injuries That Hinder Golf Performance

No matter your age, your golf performance can be significantly hindered due to any injury. According to experts in sports medicine, several different factors can lead to some of the most common golfing injuries, including:

  • Overuse and over-practice
  • Poor swing
  • Rotational stress placed on the spine
  • Incorrect grip on the golf club
  • Traumatic force on the body from a poorly executed swing

These and other poor athletic training practices can lead to some of the most common golf injuries, which are:

  • Tendinitis
  • Back pain
  • Knee pain
  • Wrist pain/injuries
  • Neck injuries
  • Torn rotator cuffs
  • Hip injuries
  • Angle/Foot injuries 

Golf Injury Treatment with Chiropractic Care

While golf injuries will cause poor golf performance, there are many treatment options available. If you’re looking for an alternative golf injury treatment that doesn’t include the use of medication, then chiropractic care could be just what you need. 

Chiropractic care typically uses manual manipulation to help stretch and relax the muscles in a patient’s back or surrounding specific joins that may be experiencing pain or a decreased range of motion. By gently applying pressure to the muscles and joints, your Doctor of Chiropractic can help to relieve the pressure that could be contributing to your pain. Your chiropractor may also suggest physical therapy exercises and massage therapy to help improve your overall golf performance

Improve Your Golf Performance with Coastal Integrative Health

If pain and stiffness are hindering your golf performance, then it may be time for a visit with the Coastal Integrative Health team. Our experts will sit down and talk about your ailments and devise a treatment plan suited to your individual needs.

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