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Long Head of Biceps Tendinopathy Pain Relief

Long head of biceps tendinopathy is an overuse injury occurring in the shoulder region. Whether it’s an injury from work, playing sports, keeping fit or just getting older, CARESPACE Health+Wellness can help.

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The best treatment for long head of biceps tendinopathy in Kitchener Waterloo

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CARESPACE is less than 10-minutes away

Good news – if you’re looking for long head of biceps tendinopathy treatment near you and are in the Kitchener Waterloo area, there’s a CARESPACE multidisciplinary clinic less than 10-minutes away (book by selecting a discipline below). And even better, our evidence-based team is driven to get the results you want so you can be your best.

There are many causes of long head of biceps tendinopathy

Long head of biceps tendinopathy can be caused by overuse or acute trauma, as well as inappropriate ergonomic setup while engaging in strenuous activities such as weightlifting or rowing. To manage long head of biceps tendinopathy, chiropractic intervention, physiotherapy and massage therapy are all viable options. A chiropractor can help to improve range of motion and decrease pain, while physically-based modalities such as massage therapy and physiotherapy may provide relief from soft tissue tightness, inflammation, swelling and strains. The earlier it is identified, the better the outcome with treatment; chiropractors can assist in early diagnosis and management for those affected.

Get the best treatment to help your long head of biceps tendinopathy

We all know that health and wellness is important, but with so many competing priorities, it’s hard to stay on top of it. CARESPACE provides the best treatment options to help heal your long head of biceps tendinopathy quickly. CARESPACE uses a result-oriented, natural approach to rehabilitation and wellness with your choice of Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy. CARESPACE practitioners work together to understand both your primary concerns and long-term health goals. Multidisciplinary evidence-based plans are designed to address the root causes and are developed to provide fast and long-lasting relief to ensure you can start living your healthier life today.

What is long head of biceps tendinopathy?

Long head of biceps tendinopathy is an overuse injury that causes pain in the interior section of the elbow. It can be caused by frequent overhead activities such as throwing, swimming, weight lifting and plyometric exercises such as jumping or sudden turns. The repetitive strain often results in fraying or tearing of the tendon and subsequent irritation of the structures around it. Pain associated with long head biceps tendinitis can range from a dull ache to a sharp, intense discomfort that disrupts regular activities.

What are the symptoms of long head of biceps tendinopathy?

Long head of biceps tendinopathy is a form of tendonitis that affects the shoulder. The primary symptom of this condition is pain localized to the front and top of the shoulder, and at times extending to the upper arm near the elbow. Other signs and symptoms may include swelling in the shoulder area, increased pain when the shoulder or elbow joint is actively used, decreased range-of-motion of movement, snapping or popping sounds when lifting your arm overhead, weakness in the affected muscle and diminished grip strength.

What are the treatments for long head of biceps tendinopathy?

Long head of biceps tendinopathy is a common but treatable injury among athletes. Treatment options for this condition include chiropractic care, physiotherapy, and massage therapy. Working with chiropractor can help to reduce pain symptoms and improve muscular balance by using chiropractic adjustments, stretches and other manual work. Physiotherapy can also be beneficial in improving range of motion while helping to build core muscle strength and stability. Massage therapy similarly uses stretching and mobilization techniques to reduce tension and promote tissue healing.

Get the long head of biceps tendinopathy treatment that's right for you

Choose Your Chiropractor

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Chiropractors can help by providing a comprehensive evaluation to determine the root cause of the long head biceps tendinopathy and develop a customized treatment plan that includes joint mobilization, soft tissue techniques and exercises specific to your personal needs to prevent future injury.

Choose Your RMT

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Through targeted massage techniques including deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy a massage therapist can help to reduce inflammation and improve circulation in the affected area. This can help to reduce pain and stiffness and promote healing of long-head biceps tendinopathy.

Choose Your Physiotherapist

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Through a combination of exercises and therapeutic techniques physiotherapy can help restore range of motion, improve strength and flexibility and reduce inflammation caused by long head biceps tendinopathy. With the help of a physiotherapist patients can regain their quality of life and return to their daily activities with ease.

Not sure which discipline to select?

Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy can all be effective for your long head of biceps tendinopathy. Choose any one of the above. Once the initial assessment has been completed, you will be directed to the discipline and practitioner who will be able to deliver the best results.

Still not sure? Simply give us a call at (519) 208-2273 and we will help find the right therapy for your needs.

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