Chiropractic Care

Questions & Answers

What is chiropractic?

Chiropractic is healthcare that focuses on the spine and joints and their connection to the nervous system. The skeleton, muscles, and nerves are all linked to our health – and chiropractors believe health can be improved by adjusting these – particularly the spine

 

Do chiropractors prescribe drugs or perform surgery?

No, but they refer patients for these services when necessary.

 

What kinds of issues are helped by chiropractic care?

Most patients seek chiropractic care for back pain, neck pain, or joint problems. Many also seek it out as an alternative to medication or surgery.

 

What is an adjustment?

A chiropractic adjustment is a safe and controlled force applied to a joint to help restore proper function and mobility. Accidents, falls, stress, overexertion – and many other regular things in life – can negatively impact your spine, other joints, surrounding tissues, the nervous system, and other areas of the body. If left unresolved, this can lead to chronic health problems