cervicogenic headache

What Are Cervicogenic Headaches and How Can PT Help?

What Are Cervicogenic Headaches and How Can PT Help?

What are cervicogenic headaches?

A cervicogenic headache is caused by dysfunction in the neck, whether it be from stiff joints in the upper cervical spine or from tension in the muscles near the base of the skull. Pain from this type of headache is typically felt around the skull, temple regions, and eye sockets…