Chiropractors strive to protect and restore biomechanical and neurological integrity of the spine through: early diagnosis, early intervention, patient education and through the prevention of unnecessary surgery.
What is Chiropractic?
What is an adjustment?
Biologic effects of spinal manipulation:
Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment has been proposed to affect these mechanical issues by:
Back pain statistics:
Why do patients seek chiropractic care?
Which patients can benefit from chiropractic treatment?
Benefits to Medical Doctors & hospitals:
Is it safe?
Referrals and Orders:
Chiropractors will order tests, if medically necessary.
In the event a patient’s status indicates pathology or a condition is outside the scope of conservative management, immediate referrals to appropriate specialists are made.
Appropriate referrals are also made when a patient’s response to physical medicine is less than anticipated.
Other Chiropractic Frequently Asked Questions