Migraines And Headache Treatment Physiotherapy Services

Headaches and migraines can be a debilitating condition and are one of the most common ailments in Australia, effecting a high percentage of the population. With persistent headaches, taking painkillers to relieve the pain is only a temporary strategy of headache management when compared to headache physiotherapy treatment. Headaches can result due to a variety of reasons, for example: stress, poor posture, accidents, whiplash, medications, dietary irregularities, etc. Taking painkillers just a band aid approach.


Why We Can Reduce Headaches & Migraines?

  • Targeted manual therapy techniques.
  • Corrects postural imbalances effectively.
  • Alleviates muscular tension and knots.
  • Enhances neck and shoulder mobility.
  • Promotes relaxation and stress reduction.

Cervical Headache Presentation

Cervical headaches are typically described as a constant, a steady, dull ache. They can be unilateral or effect both sides. Some patients will describe the headache as a pulling or gripping feeling, or like a tight band around the head.

More commonly the headache is felt at the base of the skull and can refer to the front of the head, to the temple area or over and behind the eyes.

The onset is typically gradual and may slowly get worse over time, being present for days, weeks even months and sometimes there may be a history of an trauma such as whiplash type injury or repetitive trauma associated with work or sport.


Headache Physiotherapy Better Than Resorting To Pain Killers

You don’t need to be consistently resorting to painkillers for your headaches – at Sydney Physio Clinic we take a detailed history and carefully assess for potential headache triggers to determine the cause of your headache. Addressing any musculoskeletal dysfunction in your neck, upper back and shoulders, Sydney Physio Clinic physiotherapists can help relieve headache and migraine symptoms, using further preventative measures including postural, sleeping and ergonomic advice, as well as any necessary targeted exercises. Our goal is to keep you both headache and painkiller free.


Become Pain-Free Today

Sydney Physio Clinic

We provide professional physiotherapy treatments, whether it's sports injuries or chronic pain, our Sydney Physio Clinic on Macquarie Street Sydney & Randwick offers holistic care to ensure optimal recovery and long-term results.


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