Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

best way to sleep with pinched nerve in neck

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Buckwheat pillow: can help. Like a bean bag chair it holds its shape better than a chiropractic pillow. Plus moisture cause the buckwheat to deform creating air channel ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Rarely is it serious: & yes pinched nerve causing pain into arm is cervical radiculopathy. 90% are treated non op & get better-10% require surgery with > 90% su ... Read More
2
2 thanks
Dr. Robert Roschmann
46 years experience Rheumatology
Outcome varies: If there is compression of one of the nerve roots it is sometimes equivalent to a "pinched nerve" . This type of physical compression of a nerve root ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
19 years experience Neurology
Eye lights: Was it from inside the eye or outside the eye? Was the eye touched or rubbed? Did it go away when on of the eyes was closed? These questions may he ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
Start with: a sleep study, and a good evaluation of the airway with a special airway analysis by CT scan and follow with a thorough exam by a Sleep Medicine speci ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Pinched nerve: It is best to find out which positions aggravate the neck pain and avoid those.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Manek
Specializes in Rheumatology
Facial Twitch: Dear Sydney: a pinched nerve in the neck usually presents with neck pain and occipital headache (pain in back of head), not a facial twitch. Since yo ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
See a neurologist : You need to see a neurologist . This could be a serious neurological problem.
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Linville II
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Cerv radiculopathy: Neck pain and/or pain around the shoulder blades with associated weakness and/or numbness into the shoulder, arm or hand implies a pinched nerve from ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Insufficient data: Does "neuro" mean neurologist or neurosurgeon? Why did you meekly accept the answer but then post here? Ask doc to explain the neuroanatomy: EXACTLY w ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
NOW!: This suggests a compression neuritis or disc issues. I suggest an immediate examination and a neurology consultation-ASAP!

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month