Head & Neck Pain Treatment in New Jersey
Any pain in the head or face is a headache. Headaches are very common and most people will or have experienced headaches a few or many times in their lives. They are the most common causes of pain. It is also a common cause of missed days at work or school, as well as a visit to healthcare providers. Day to day mild headaches could be due to lack of sleep, incorrect eye glasses prescription or refractive errors, fatigue, inappropriate head wear or exposure to loud noise. Dental infections, sinusitis, systemic viral or bacterial infections can commonly lead to headaches. Such discomfort needs extensive pain management. To get effective head and neck pain treatment in New Jersey, contact Dr. Dipty Mangla, a pain management specialist.
Headaches can be frequently associated with neck pain. Due to proximity of nerves, headaches can lead to neck pain and vice versa. When they occur frequently or are more pronounced, headaches associated with neck pain can be due to certain systemic medical conditions like High blood pressure, infections or could be due to local factors such as migraines, cervicogenic headaches or occipital neuralgia. When the cause of headache is mainly in the head it is called primary headache. Secondary headaches accompany systemic illnesses.