What Is Chiropractic?

According to Ontario chiropractic association “Chiropractic care is a patient-centred, non-invasive, hands-on, regulated health care profession focused on your spine, muscles, joints and nervous system.”

Chiropractic treatment is the form of alternative medicine generally related with the identification and treatment of mechanical disorder of the musculoskeletal system, particularly the back. The primary chiropractic care method requires manual therapy, mainly spinal manipulation therapy, manipulation of the different joints and soft tissues.

Chiropractic treatment can be used to treat variety of conditions including arthritis, joint pain and stiffness, sciatica, neck pain and other musculoskeletal conditions. Chiropractic treatments are also available for people with chronic pain and inflammation.

Chiropractic treatment is often used in conjunction with physical therapy to help relieve symptoms of chronic pain and inflammation.

What is a chiropractor?

A chiropractor is a health care professional focused on the finding, diagnosis, and offers treatment of neuromuscular conditions, with a weight on treatment through adjustment and/or manipulation of the spine. The treatment may include manipulation, soft tissue therapy or ergonomic advice.

Chiropractors use various treatment depending on their patient’s specific needs.

Common treatments include:

  • Manual therapy
  • Soft tissue therapy
  • Therapeutic exercise programs
  • Electronic modalities, such as tense Machin, therapeutic ultrasound, and Cold laser therapy
  • Self-management tools and techniques 
  • Advice and education

What are the benefits of a chiropractic adjustment?

The benefits of Chiropractic care go beyond pain management, range of motion, injury recovery and flexibility when chiropractor adjustments are paired with good health practices, they can improve neurological health, immune function, disease prevention and more!

Our chiropractors take an inside out approach to rebuilding health by addressing the root cause of disease. Chiropractic care supports the human body and withstanding the force of daily living and maintaining a perfect spine shape, as a result strength and mobility are optimized helping to improve your function throughout the body.

  • Chiropractic adjustment can help with neck and lower back pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Sciatica
  • Improvement in symptoms of neurological conditions
  • Improves your posture.
  • Reduces pain and improves range of motion of your spine and other joints.
  • Reduces symptoms of chronic conditions like arthritis
  • Treats neck or spine injuries, especially whiplash