The most common signs which tell you that you need chiropractic care are headaches; back or neck pain; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; numbness and sharp shooting pain; dizziness or weakness; pain between the shoulders; sciatica; joint pain and hand, elbow, hip, knee or ankle pain.
The science of chiropractic applies spinal manipulation to open the door of nature’s wonderful healing power. It puts nothing into your body and it removes nothing.
Instead, your chiropractor works with simple adjustments to keep your spine in line and your nervous system in top working condition.
A well functioning nervous system allows our body to work in a normal, healthful manner restoring and maintaining good health.
Chiropractic is a health care discipline which emphasizes the inherent recuperative power of the body to heal itself without the use of drugs or surgery.
The practice of chiropractic focuses on the relationship between structure (primarily the spine) and function (as coordinated by the nervous system) and how that relationship affects the preservation and restoration of health. In addition, Doctors of Chiropractic recognize the value and responsibility of working in cooperation with other health care practitioners when in the best interest of the patient.Chiropractic was founded in 1895 by DD Palmer, and it is now practiced in more than 100 countries. Chiropractic’s history includes conflicts within the profession and attacks from those outside the profession. Check animation below for more information.