Frequently Asked Questions
Yes! Chiropractic care focuses on maintaining your health naturally to help your body resist disease, rather than treating symptoms of disease.
You will be evaluated using time-honored methods including a consultation with the doctor, a case history, physical examination, and X-ray examination. After all the exams, you will receive therapy and an adjustment.
A broad range of techniques are used to locate, analyze, and gently correct vertebral misalignments (subluxations) of the spine. Chiropractors use manual adjustments, electrical muscle stimulation, massage and laser therapy. They never use pharmaceutical drugs or invasive surgery.
Back pain is the most common, but we also help patients with acute or chronic issues such as headaches, neck pain, sciatica, and improper function of the nervous system that may result from car accidents, sports injuries, heredity and other causes.
Yes! In pregnancy, the increasing weight and size of the baby puts stress on the spine’s natural curves. As a result, changes in posture occur that can cause pain in your back and legs. Adjustments cause no harm to the baby and are safe up until delivery. During an adjustment your doctor gently presses on joints in the spine. This relieves pressure on nerves and restores motion and alignment.
an chiropractic care help children? Yes! A child’s spine can be stressed or injured during birth. As children learn to walk and run, the fall and can suffer strains and sprains. Periodic checks by a doctor of chiropractic can help identify any developing weakness in the spine. There is no age limit on chiropractic care. It has also been know of chiropractic care in infants helping with colic.