Muscle Spasms

If you are dealing with muscle spasms, scheduling a visit to Kentucky Pain Institute and Spurlock Chiropractic Centre in Morehead, Kentucky is an excellent step toward relief from this challenging pain. There are many skeletal issues that can trigger a muscle spasm and receiving an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your pain is essential to finding a muscle spasm treatment.  Because the source of a muscle spasm is not necessarily obvious to a patient, the dual-nature of our clinic will provide you with the accurate diagnosis and muscle spasm treatment you need to relieve you from your muscle spasm. As a patient, you do not have to decide which type of provider you need to see. Because we have both medical and chiropractic providers on staff at Kentucky Pain Institute and Spurlock Chiropractic Centre, you will receive a diagnosis and the most effective treatment in our facility. Rather than wonder which type of treatment will work for you, we will do that analysis for you and provide treatment onsite.

It is nearly impossible to function when experiencing a muscle spasm. Its breathtaking Our providers are trained to perform a full assessment of your muscle spasm in order to confirm the source of your pain.pain blocks out your ability to think about much of anything other than how much pain you are in. At Kentucky Pain Institute and Spurlock Chiropractic Centre, it is our goal to figure out what is causing your muscle spasm and treat it so that you can return to your routine activities of daily living. Muscle spasms, occurring when a skeletal muscle contracts and does not relax, are forceful and involuntary. A spasm can occur when a muscle is overused or overstretched. Chronic leg and neck pain can lead to recurrent muscle spasms. Some muscle spasms are a result of arthritic changes in the spine.

Our providers are trained to perform a full assessment of your muscle spasm in order to confirm the source of your pain, which then determines the most appropriate treatment for your muscle spasms. There are a number of injections that can bring rapid relief to our patients. Often a knot has developed in the muscle that is spasming, causing a trigger point. A trigger point injection will take only a few minutes to complete. The injected fluid is an anesthetic and it causes the trigger point to relax. If the trigger point doesn’t fully relax, you may receive another injection. The ability of trigger point injections to directly target the source of muscle pain makes this treatment of muscle spasms the most suitable treatment option for most muscle spasms.

At Kentucky Pain Institute and Spurlock Chiropractic Centre, we are well aware of the widespread use and abuse of pain killing medications and have built an outstanding reputation for conservative treatment that will bring pain relief without the risk of addiction. Our patients appreciate the time, attention and respect they receive from our team. Our approach begins with listening to you. Describe your pain to us. Tell us the history of your pain: when did it start and where did it start. It is with listening to you that we can begin to diagnose your pain and its strength. The treatment of pain is an important medical specialty and we are licensed and credentialed to work in this specialty. Our professional approach to resolving pain, as through trigger point injections, works for our patients. 

Our clinic in Morehead, Kentucky has been treating patients since 1986 and we have earned our outstanding reputation one patient-at-a-time. Because of convenient access to both medical and chiropractic providers, you can receive appropriate, quality care close to home.

If you are suffering with a muscle spasm, it is important to determine why you are having these spasms and find a solution. We want to help you move beyond this pain and get back to the basics of everyday living. Give us a call at (606)784-1115 or Toll Free at (800)318-4444 to set up an appointment to come in and get yourself on the road to recovery.


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Through manipulation, stimulation, traction, exercise, muscle shots and epidurals, in a short period of time, I went from only being able to stand for an hour at a time to being able to work a full day. This is a much better alternative than medications and I am truly grateful for the fast, friendly and professional service I have been given.

- Jimmy H.


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