It is best to determine the cause of a work related injury. In many cases, injuries are the result of repetitive stress or movement, slips and falls, poor working conditions or improper ergonomics in the workplace. There are many other common work related injuries such as neck, shoulder, hip, knee and the more increasingly common injury to the wrist known as carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
There are many causes for back pain, including: herniated desk, subluxation (misalignment of the spine), sprains and strains, pinch nerves, arthritis and degenerative disc disease just to mention a few.
Work injuries can I have a multitude of effects on the injured individual ranging from emotional, physical and financial burden. Therefore it is imperative that the injured worker have the ability to return to their normal job duties as soon as possible. The goals of treatment at Hudson Valley spine care will enable the patient to resume their normal daily activities in the quickest and safest manner.