Tight muscles from the shoulders and neck can cause discomfort that spreads upward and around to the temples and the eye region causing a headache. Forward head posture can be the main contributor in a great deal of these types of headaches.
Pain at the base of head
Pain behind eyes/temples
Pain surrounding jawline
Often described as shooting/throbbing pain
Your physical therapist will address your headache pain and create a treatment plan specific for you and your symptoms. Treatment may include, manual therapy techniques, postural instruction, work station ergonomic assessments, strengthening/stretching exercises and stress management techniques.