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Costochondritis Treatment & Relief Ireland

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Treating Costochondritis In Dublin, Ireland

Costochondritis is a condition that affects the cartilage that joins the ribs to the breastbone. This can cause pain in the chest and upper abdomen. There are many different ways to treat costochondritis, depending on the severity of your symptoms.

Dublin Physical & Chiropractic offer a range of treatments for costochondritis, including physical therapy, chiropractic care, laser therapy, and intrinsic core strengthening. We will help you find relief from your pain and get back to doing the things you love!

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What Causes It? Is It This Serious Chest Pain? 

Costochondritis is caused by inflammation or irritation of the costosternal cartilage. The pain can is caused by costochondritis can be dull, sharp, or a nagging ache. It can be caused by a number of factors, such as:

  • Recent strenuous exercise.
  • Recent respiratory infection.
  • Injury or trauma to the chest area.
  • Strain on the muscles and joints in the chest area.
  • Arthritic changes in costosternal joint.
  • Cardiac – if you are concerned that this is cardiac related contact your doctor.

Many people understandably get very concerned that a heart condition is to blame, if you are concerned don’t hesitate to contact your doctor.

How We Help People With Costochondritis In Dublin, Ireland

Suffering from the pain of costochondritis?

We understand how debilitating the pain can be and we want to help. Our team of experts have a range of treatment options that are tailored specifically for you. All of our treatments are drug-free and non-surgical, so you can feel confident that you’re making the best decision for your health.

You don’t have to suffer any longer. With our team of experts, we can help get you back to your life as quickly as possible. We offer a range of evidence-based innovative treatments that will have you feeling better in no time.

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Visit us in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin Ireland

Our physical therapy & other services extend throughout Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown including Blackrock, Cherrywood, Stillorgan, Rathfarnham, Shankill, Cabinteely, Foxrock, Clonskeagh, and Killiney.

Our office is located just outside of the center of Dun Laoghaire and is between Deansgrange and Monkstown. You can find our building entrance on Lower Mounttown Road, across from Woodland Park. We are a 30-second walk from Dublin Bus stop 2031 which is outside of Mccormick’s Pub.

Treatment Options At Dublin Physical & Chiropractic

We offer unique, innovative treatment packages designed to relieve pain and discomfort, and for long-term resolution of symptoms. All our treatment packages are designed to work with the body, not against it.

  • Physical therapy.
  • Chiropractic Care.
  • Intrinsic Core Strengthening.
  • Exercise Therapy.
  • Laser Therapy.
  • Shockwave Therapy.

Contact us today for consultation! We’ll work with you to create a treatment plan that’s tailored specifically for you.

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How We Treat Costochondritis At Dublin Physical & Chiropractic

There are a number of ways that we treat costochondritis at Dublin Physical & Chiropractic. We offer a range of treatments, including physical therapy, chiropractic care, laser therapy, and intrinsic core strengthening.

Physical therapy 

Physical therapy is one of our most popular treatment options as it can be tailored specifically to each individual’s needs. We will work with you to create a treatment plan that suits your needs, whether that be exercise therapy, intrinsic core, or laser therapy. It all depends on the severity of costochondritis symptoms and what works best for each individual’s body at that time.

Laser Therapy

If you’re looking for an alternative to medication or surgery, laser therapy may be the right treatment for you. It is a non-invasive treatment that uses low-level light therapy to relieve costochondritis symptoms.

Laser therapy works by using light energy to stimulate the body’s tissues. This helps to reduce inflammation and pain in costochondritis, as well as promote healing by stimulating blood flow in the area of treatment.

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Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is another popular option because it focuses on relieving pain and improving function in the spine. We use manual manipulation, which is a treatment that involves moving joints to their full range of motion. This helps relieve costochondritis symptoms such as pain, stiffness, or limited mobility.

Intrinsic Core Strengthening 

Intrinsic core strengthening can also be used for costochondritis issues because it focuses on activating and strengthening the deep core muscles. This helps to improve your posture and protect your spine.

Exercise Therapy

Our physical therapists will integrate home-exercise plans into your costochondritis treatment plan. These exercises are designed to strengthen the muscles in and around your costal cartilage, which is important for protecting against costochondritis symptoms such as pain or limited mobility.

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Shockwave Therapy For Costochondritis

Shockwaves are sound waves that are sent through the body to stimulate healing. This therapy is often used to treat chronic pain, and has been shown to be effective in reducing pain and inflammation in costochondritis.

Contact Us Today For A Consultation

Have questions about costochondritis treatment? We would love to help! Contact us today for a consultation and we’ll work with you to create a treatment plan that’s tailored specifically for you. Dublin Physical & Chiropractic is here to help you feel your best!

If you are interested in costochondritis treatment at Dublin Physical & Chiropractic, contact us today! We will work with you to create a treatment plan that’s tailored specifically for your needs.

References 

[1] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8106472/

[2] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5215795/

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