Bogar Ventura, DC is a board-certified chiropractor practicing at Edward C. Murphy, MD, PA in Houston. He has practiced at the Houston Medical Center since 2004, where he treats the full range of neuromusculoskeletal disorders in patients of all ages and from around the world.
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Services
If you have pain or numbness in your neck or arms, it could be caused by thoracic outlet syndrome. At Edward C. Murphy, MD, PA, in Houston and Pasadena, Texas, Edward C. Murphy, MD, and Bogar Ventura, DC, diagnose and treat thoracic outlet syndrome with innovative therapies to reduce your symptoms and restore your health. Call your nearest office or schedule a consultation online today.
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Questions & Answers
As a chiropractor, Dr. Ventura specializes in treating the full scope of conditions affecting your musculoskeletal and nervous systems, with a specialized focus on the spine and its impact on your overall health.
All nerves carrying messages between your brain and body go through the spine. As a result, spinal misalignment that compresses nerves leads to problems throughout your body.
Chiropractors perform many different techniques to correct spinal subluxations. In the process of restoring health to your spine, your body returns to a balanced state that supports its natural healing ability.
Dr. Ventura offers chiropractic care as your primary treatment and as an integral part of your healing and rehabilitation following neurological surgery. These are a few examples of conditions often treated by chiropractors:
- Spinal stenosis
- Herniated discs
- Degenerated discs
Your chiropractic care begins with the goal of relieving your pain and healing the underlying condition causing your pain.
Other health benefits provided by your chiropractic treatment include reduced inflammation, increased mobility, relaxed and strengthened muscles, a better sense of balance, and improved performance.
During your initial consultation, you receive a comprehensive exam, including diagnostic imaging if needed to determine your diagnosis. Then Dr. Ventura creates an individualized treatment plan, drawing from his extensive training in a wide range of chiropractic techniques.
These are a few examples of chiropractic techniques that may be part of your treatment:
- Spinal manipulation and mobilization
- Spinal decompression
- Gentle neck manipulation
- Thompson technique for gentle spinal adjustment
- Manual and mechanical traction
- Pain management therapies
- Myofascial release
- Extremity adjustment
Chiropractors evaluate your posture, then recommend exercises to strengthen your core muscles and help you achieve proper ergonomics to prevent injuries.
As practitioners of holistic care, chiropractors focus on every part of your life that contributes to your health. Dr. Ventura offers nutritional counseling and talks with you about lifestyle modifications you can make to support long-term healing and wellness.
To schedule a chiropractic appointment, call the practice, Edward C. Murphy, MD, or schedule an appointment online.
Edward C. Murphy, MD, PA, is a distinguished neurological surgeon, treating patients at his private practice in Texas Medical Center, located in Houston and Pasadena, Texas. As a neurological surgeon, Dr. Murphy specializes in treating herniated discs, peripheral nerve disorders, thoracic outlet syndrome, lower back pain, neck pain, and tumors.