The foremost benefit of chiropractic care is pain relief. The truth is, pain relief is just at the top of the iceberg when talking about the benefits of chiropractic care, because in truth there is more to it than just that!
Here you’ll discover how the holistic approach of chiropractic medicine benefits you:
Solves the root of your pain
The spirit of chiropractic care is to find the root cause. Just imagine a terrible toothache. Pain killers will subdue the dull ache, but it persists. However, pull the tooth, and poof, toothache gone – that is what chiropractic care aims to achieve. Every time a patient that walks through the doors of Corrective Chiropractic, our doctors to narrow down the exact problem you’re dealing with.
However, illnesses and body pains are the culmination of a lot of minute things going wrong in your body, and a one-time treatment is not enough to treat the root cause. Your chiropractor will put you through a series of treatments that will, step-by-step, eliminate the pain, solves the root cause, until your spine is aligned well enough to be able to heal itself.
No medication treatment
Chiropractic medicine believes that the body is a system that, when properly aligned, is capable of healing itself, thus it is administered without the help of medications.
Taking medicine will treat illness and relieve you from pain, but you will have to deal will the side effects afterwards. Your chiropractor will create a treatment plan for after your initial adjustment that will be holistic, like recommendations to your diet or fixing your posture.
Chiropractors neither perform surgery nor prescribe medication and chiropractic care is by way of adjustments, a manual form of therapy that applies a controlled thrust into the spine. The most side effect that a patient could experience after an adjustment is a bit of soreness,
Complements with other pain relief treatments
Chiropractic care is just one of the many pain relief options that are available to you. What makes it the better option, however, it because of its no-medicine treatment to complement your medical treatment.
However, before you undergo chiropractic treatment be sure to ask your primary care physician’s advice if it will be beneficial for you. While chiropractic treatment is generally safe, your condition may restrictions on the type of care you can receive.
No two people are alike, and chiropractic care understands that well and comprises a big part of the chiropractic treatment process. You will undergo a standard diagnostic exam which consists of a physical exam, chiropractic exam, and if necessary, x-ray scans. After your chiropractor has finished your assessment, they explain your condition, talk you through your treatment plan and how exactly it will help you. This treatment plan is built around your diagnosis and treatment complemented with nutrition and massage.