There are many reasons to seek chiropractic care:
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Strains and sprains
- Repetitive strain injury
- Work and sports injuries
- Limited range of motion in the back, shoulder, neck or limbs
- General health and well-being
Chiropractors practice a manual approach, providing diagnosis, treatment and preventive care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, nervous system and joints. Chiropractic treatments include, non-invasive hands on manual therapy, to relieve neuromuculoskeletal disorders such as simple back pain, pain due to arthritis and more.
Treatment starts at your initial visit with the Chiropractor:
- history taking
- physical (orthopaedic testing)
- plan of care consisting of combining; soft tissue work, ice/heat, electrical modalities, acupuncture, stretching, strengthening, joint mobilization or manipulation, education for posture, diet, exercise and more.
The purpose of chiropractic therapy is to adjust a certain part of your body so that your body feels aligned and comfortable again. As a general rule, the goal is to allow you to get on with your life without further issues or pain.
Your Chiropractor at Key Rehab may use a combination of treatments such as spinal manipulative therapy, joint mobilization, soft tissue therapy, acupuncture and rehabilitative exercises, depending on the specific needs of you the individual patient.