Chiropractic & Acupuncture Review

Chiropractors can offer many different services in their health practice which are tailored to fit the specific needs of each patient. Chiropractors provide state of the art chiropractic techniques which are safer and more effective than ever before. The implementation of these newer advanced spinal correction methods available to chiropractors has allowed health practitioners to provide on unparallel level of assistance and expertise to improve the health and well-being of more patients.

Here are a few services or tools your local chiropractor may use:

-Spinal screening and X-Rays

-Chiropractic Care Adjustments

-Acupuncture

-Corrective Exercises

-Physiotherapy

Spinal screenings and X-rays play a crucial role in chiropractic care. These screenings and X-rays can reveal critical health information about a patient and help the chiropractor and patient formulate a plan together to alleviate pain based on the individual’s concerns.

Chiropractors are the only health professionals trained to diagnose and treat spinal subluxations. These subluxations or misalignment of the bones in the spine can be corrected to allow the bones to return to their proper position. The procedure performed to correct this misalignment is called a chiropractic adjustment.

Acupuncture is another high demand therapy many chiropractors offer to Nebraska residents. Acupuncture is used as a method to alleviate pain and promote health and treat various ailments. The acupuncturist is able to influence health by stimulating certain areas along the “meridians” of the body to promote natural healing. This method of therapy is used prevent illness and as a natural treatment for various medical conditions.

Corrective exercises are another great tool health professionals use to help strengthen and keep the body in balance and improve the effectiveness of spinal correction. Patients are taught special exercises and stretches designed specifically for their needs and abilities which they can do in the comfort of their own home.

Physiotherapy involves using various therapeutic procedures such as mechanical transaction massage or ultrasound deep heat therapy. These procedures can help relax the spine, reduce swelling and increase blood flow while decreasing pain and stiffness.

The above-mentioned services are just some of the many services your chiropractic and acupuncture health professional may offer which he or she can use to decrease your pain and improve your overall health.

However, it is very important to communicate to your chiropractor your concerns and goals so you can work together and develop a specific health plan that meets your needs. You should not be afraid to take an active role in improving your health. Everyone has different goals and has a different level of commitment to a wellness lifestyle. Chiropractors can help you to reach the goal to be “pain-free” or they can also help you develop an overall optimal wellness plan. The choice is ultimately up to you. So take action to improve your health today.