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I have constant catching and painful cracking on just about

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I have constant catching and painful cracking on just about all neck movements after a injury last july, Recent xrays show that the c1 and c2 vertabre are very close together and all the catching and pain seems to be at the base of the skull. Is this something a chiropractor can address and what methods are used in a case like this ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
No do not start with a chiropractor.
You have shrunken discs.
See an MD of physical medicine and rehabilitation [PM&R]
You might need traction, physical therapy or any of a variety of techniques.
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