FAQ

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

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Chiropractors offer a drug-free, hands-on approach to health care. Doctors of Chiropractic (D.C.) must undergo completion of an undergraduate degree, as well as an addition 3+ years of post-graduate schooling to obtain their degree. They are extremely well-trained in the area of neuro-musculoskeletal diagnosis and treatment of conditions.  

What is Spinal Manipulation?

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

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A spinal adjustment occurs when a doctor applies a small amount of force in a specific manner to a joint, restoring motion which was restricted, and reducing pressure on the accompanying nerve roots. These adjustments are sometimes accompanied by a “pop” which is simply nitrogen gas being released from the synovial capsule within the joint itself. These adjustments often result in immediate pain relief. 

Is Spinal Manipulation Safe?

What is a Doctor of Chiroppractic?

Is Spinal Manipulation Safe?

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Absolutely! Chiropractic adjustments are safe for all ages, from infants to the geriatric population. The force that is input during a spinal adjustment is no more than a muscle twitch.