Chiropractic Frequently asked questions
What exactly a chiropractor does?
Simply put, chiropractors are health care professionals who specialize in the treatment and diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders. They receive special training in manual adjustment techniques which they then use to adjust your spine and eliminate misalignments in the spine that may be causing health problems.
Does Chiropractic really help?
Although spinal manipulation can relieve certain types of back pain, neck pain, and other musculoskeletal symptoms, there is no scientific evidence that it can restore or maintain health. ... If you are contemplating or receiving chiropractic care, it mighthelp protect both your pocketbook and your health.
Are Chiropractic safe?
Although chiropractic has an excellent safety record, no health treatment is completely free of potential adverse effects. ... Neck manipulation, when performed by a skilled and well-educated professional such as a doctor of chiropractic, is a remarkably safe procedure.
Who do Chiropractors treat?
While primarily focusing on treating neuromusculoskeletal disorders, chiropractorsare not exclusively limited to problems with the nervous system and musculoskeletal system. When appropriate, chiropractors refer patients to medical doctors or other health practitioners for treatment of lower back pain.
Does Chiropractic hurt
Chiropractic adjustments usually do not hurt. Adjustments to certain joints in the spine or extremities may feel slightly uncomfortable or pressure, but once the adjustment is performed you should not feel pain.
Why should I go to Chiropractic?
A balanced body leads to less tension and stress. A well adjusted body allows a person to manage stress better. More and more patients are presenting with curves in the spine and poor posture. ... Chiropractic treatments, over time, can help realign the neck and spine to improve posture and relieve pain.
Why do you need to drink water after a Chiropractic adjustment?
When your chiropractor performs an adjustment, your body is put into proper alignment, which reduces the stress and tension in your spine. ... Drinking water after the adjustment will help to eliminate these toxins from your body more quickly
Who should see a Chiropractor?
As long as you go to one who is properly trained and licensed, visiting a chiropractor is fine if you're healthy. Research suggests that chiropractic treatment may be helpful for muscle-related or unexplained lower-back pain (but not for chronic issues such as arthritis). But there are risks that you should know about.
Does Chiro Haven provide me with in a package?
Currently, our offer is the best deal ever with full package which is including everything: Exam & CONSULT ($250 VALUE) Adjustment ($50 VALUE) Stress Scan ($70 VALUE) Bemer Therapy Session ($30 VALUE).
Do you accept Medicare?
Yes we do!
How long should a Chiropractic session last?
This all depends on the length and severity of your condition, however, most first visits may last as much as 30 minutes. Follow-up visits are much less, often as little as 5-10 minutes.
Is Chiropractic better than massage?
Chiropractic care can be helped by massage therapy, as it acts like a “warm-up” to the adjustment by a chiropractor. When the muscle tension has been released, an adjustment lasts longer, whereas tight muscles can result in misalignment of joints. This issue would be directly addressed by massage therapy.
How much does it cost for a Chiropractic visit?
Typical costs: Chiro Haven Exclusive Fees per chiropractic session average $35 for our adjustment. For first time patient, you also have a full package included: Exam & CONSULT ($250 VALUE) Adjustment ($50 VALUE) Stress Scan ($70 VALUE) Bemer Therapy Session ($30 VALUE).