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Whiplash Pain Relief

Whiplash is a type of neck injury that occurs when the muscles or ligaments in the neck are stretched beyond their normal range of motion. Whether it’s an injury from work, playing sports, keeping fit or just getting older and not being in the shape we once were, Chiropractors at CARESPACE in Kitchener Waterloo can help.

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Effective treatment for whiplash

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There are many causes of whiplash

Whiplash is often caused by an abrupt jerking motion such as that which can occur in car accidents, falls, and contact sports. Symptoms can range anywhere from mild to severe, including headaches, neck stiffness, dizziness, limited range of motion, decreased performance and physical strength, blurred vision, and ringing in the ears. A chiropractor is often the first go-to for those who have experienced whiplash, as chiropractic care can be helpful in relieving both pain and inflammation. Other effective treatments include physiotherapy and massage therapy, both of which can help reduce recovery time and minimize any long-term effects associated with whiplash injury.

Get the best treatment to help your whiplash

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 whiplash 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.

Whiplash is an injury to the neck typically caused by a sudden, jerking motion of the head. It is most commonly associated with automobile accidents, but it can also be caused by contact sports, amusement park rides, and other types of trauma.

Whiplash is a type of neck injury caused by sudden and forceful back-and-forth motion of the head and neck. It is often seen in car accidents. Those affected can experience a number of symptoms, including tenderness and stiffness in the neck, chronic headaches, pain that radiates down to the arms and shoulders, dizziness or vertigo, fatigue, trouble sleeping or concentrating, ringing in ears (tinnitus), muscle spasms, blurred vision and depression.

Treatments for whiplash vary depending on the individual, however chiropractic care, physiotherapy and massage therapy are some of the first steps in treating this condition. Chiropractors can gently adjust any misaligned vertebrae to help restore normal movement and reduce symptoms related to whiplash. Physiotherapy may also be beneficial as it can strengthen the muscles in the neck which in turn can improve stability and reduce tension. Massage therapy is a holistic approach that seeks to physically break up scar tissue often developed after injury, encouraging it to heal correctly and reducing pain. For many with mild cases of whiplash, these treatments may be enough to return them back to optimal health.

Get the best whiplash treatment that's right for you


chiropractic services

Chiropractors are health care professionals focused on the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders, with an emphasis on treatment through joint manipulation, exercise and education. Available both in-person or online with TeleCARE.

Massage Therapy

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Massage Therapists use a range of soft tissue and joint stimulation techniques. Massage stimulates blood flow, restores muscle elasticity, and relieves built-up tension to repair your body and allow a calmer outlook on life.



Physiotherapists work with you when you’ve experienced a work or sports injury, or are suffering from a chronic condition. You’ll improve strength, increase range of motion to restore your body’s functionality. Available both in-person or online with TeleCARE.

Not sure which discipline to select?

Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy can all be effective for whiplash. 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.

You're only 15-minutes away from pain relief!

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Please call us at (519) 208-2273 to talk with our live-answer Reception Team who will be happy to book, reschedule appointments or answer any of your questions, or book online now.

Please call us at (519) 208-2273 or book online today.

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I was suffering from neck pain And numbness Dr. Shannon Webster, BA, DC Chiropractor, is helping me. Acupuncture helps me with pain, enhances my mood. She's fantastic, Dr.
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I cannot recommend Dr. Shannon Webster and Dr. Michael Torreiter enough. Both are super friendly and understanding and it has been an absolute pleasure to have met them and been treated by them.

I have been receiving treatment from Dr. Webster for a few months and I've been feeling much better. I had sever knee, shoulder and back pain. I couldn't squat or do push ups without my joints screaming at me. But now I'm not able to only do all those but also feel stronger. The most important piece is that she listened and took my history of many injuries into consideration. And as a dancer, I couldn't have asked for a better chiropractor who not only helped me feel better but also understood my needs.

I also brought my grandmother to Dr. Torreiter for her back pain for acupuncture. He was extremely kind, understanding, compassionate and everything that I could ask for. He made her feel comfortable and explained every step during each treatment. He made sure that she was well taken care of and also made other important referrals that lead to her recovery.

So far I have referred my whole family to these two wonderful individuals and everyone's experience has been equally great. Thanks to them we all are doing much better!