Frozen Shoulder relief with Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, And Integrative Care in Bloomington, Edina, Eden Prairie MN

Are you suffering from the pain or stiffness of a Frozen Shoulder (FSS)? There is relief and improved movement waiting for you at AdvaCare Clinics in Bloomington, MN. We are an outpatient rehabilitation facility experienced in treating Frozen Shoulder Syndrome.

Frozen Shoulder also called adhesive capsulitis affects ligaments, tendons and bones in the shoulder and can make daily life exceptionally difficult. It can leave a person sleep deprived, unable to put on a shirt, coat, drive and make it hard to complete a multitude of tasks that many people, without shoulder and arm pain, don’t even realize involves shoulder movement. The primary cause for frozen shoulder is not clear but there are 2 or 3 common factors in all frozen shoulders.

  • There is some entrapment of the nerves of the neck, from the neck to the shoulder.
  • There is a tear or thickening from some form of trauma to the rotary cuff and shoulder. This can be chronic repetitive use or from an injury such as a fall.

Frozen Shoulder Diagnosis

We’ll test your comfortable range of motion to determine the severity of your conditions. We’ll review your medical history and current health conditions. This information, as well any other medical tests and imaging needed will help us to determine a diagnosis of Frozen Shoulder and not another injury.

If you go online and read any information on frozen shoulder, most medical sources say this can take 1 to 2 years to correct. We typically can get a 60-70% improvement in range of motion in 12 – 20 weeks.

Frozen Shoulder Treatment – AND, not OR

Our secret is in how we restore shoulder mobilization and eliminate pain; successful treatment time varies depending on the severity of the Frozen Shoulder but Chiropractic Adjustments can quicken the healing time, allowing you to get back to your normal life. This is because we use more than one type therapy in treatment, such as along with Chiropractic Care, Physical Therapy nerve block and non-steroid injections to the shoulder and tissues, we free-up the frozen adhered tissue. We also use acupuncture and laser which are 2 essential treatment options to better results.

If you would like the best chance to once again move your shoulder freely, contact AdvaCare Clinics today at through our online form, call us at (952) 835-6653, or email us at drdennis@advacaremn.com!

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