Chiropractic along with postural/ergonomic advice is a proven approach for many types of headaches like tension type headache ,headache from spinal origin (cervicogenic headaches) and Migraines. Occasionally, multidisciplinary management with other specialists is required and a team approach is utilised.
The approach to patients suffering migraine headaches may include combinations of spinal manipulative therapy, soft tissue therapies (myofascial release, massage, trigger point therapies, etc), rehabilitation/exercises, ergonomic advice, lifestyle management, and nutritional counseling.
Evidence suggests that chiropractic care, including spinal manipulation, improves. migraine and cervicogenic headaches.