Your chiropractor is specifically trained to examine you for the presence of spinal misalignments called ‘vertebral subluxations’. Your chiropractic doctor will use safe and effective spinal adjustments to correct proper spinal movement , correct your subluxations and remove nervous system interference. Doctors of chiropractic recognize the value and responsibility in working in cooperation with other health care practitioners for the best interest of the patient. Chiropractors are leaders in wellness care and know the value of nutrition, exercise, mental and spiritual health in addition to the physical care provided in the office.
Doctors of Chiropractic are required to have a minimum of four years post-secondary education prior to entering chiropractic college. Chiropractic collleges require completion of intensive study int the assessment, diagnosis and coare of their patienits. Total course hours are similar to medical school requirements. Chiropractic physicians pass national board exams and must be licensed by the reggulating bodies in their state.
Chiropractic is a non-invasive , drug free discipline therefore risk are extremely low Adverse events are extremely rare and your chiropractor will assess you for any risks before beginning care. Chiropractors are the most qualified professionals to perform spinal adjustments.
- It is important for you to know that spinal dysfunctional always happens before back pain or neck pain making most subluxations silent.
- Your body also has a natural way of altering your mechanics to avoid pain when dysfunction is present which is a smart adaptation in the short term but not good in the long run if you do not correct the dysfunction.
- Regular assessment of your spinal biomechanics and nervous system function by a chiropractor can help maintain and prevent dysfunction throughout your body.
- Chiropractic works best as a wellness lifestyle choice for prevention and life vitality.