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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I have had a sever pain in my neck, shoulder and arm for 5

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I have had a sever pain in my neck, shoulder and arm for 5 days now and even with NSAIDs my pain is still really really bad.
What kind of Doctor should I see? Neurologist, orthopedist or pain Doctor?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

I am sorry you are having bad neck and shoulder and arm pains.

you should see your primary care doctor or a neurologist

and get a neurological exam and possibly a neck spine MRI scan to check on your nerves and disks there.

you could have a pinched nerve in your neck causing the pain.