Physical Therapy Treatment for Concussions

Home /Headache Physical Therapy Treatment for Concussions Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that occurs when the brain is violently shaken during rapid movement changes or when the head is directly hit. This creates changes in the brain’s chemistry and...
Physical Therapy Treatment for Whiplash

Physical Therapy Treatment for Whiplash

Home /Headache Physical Therapy Treatment for Whiplash The term whiplash associated disorders (WAD) describes injuries that occur as a result of a rapid acceleration-deceleration movement. Whiplash is the most common injury occurring after car accidents. It can also...

Physical Therapy Treatments for Migraines

Home /Headache Physical Therapy Treatments for Migraines Migraines are on one side of the head and shift from side-to-side. They are typically described as throbbing/pulsating and are moderate-to-severe in intensity. Episodes typically last 4-72 hours. Migraine...
Specific Treatments for Tension-type Headaches

Specific Treatments for Tension-type Headaches

Home /Headache Specific Treatments for Tension-type Headaches Tension-type headache is the most common type of headache and has a lifetime prevalence of 30 to 78% (depending on the study). Symptoms are diffuse and occur on both sides of the head/neck. Patients often...

Specific Treatments for Cervicogenic Headaches

Home /Headache Specific Treatments for Cervicogenic Headaches Cervicogenic headaches is a common type of headache that arises from the upper cervical spine. This type of headache is only on one side of the head and does not shift sides. Symptoms can occur with a...