Chiropractic practice is most often recognized as spinal adjustment. In actuality, multiple techniques are employed in treatment. Spinal adjustment is the attention-getter. It is simply spinal manipulation. Chiropractic treatment is focused on the pain sources. These most often are in the spine, joints, and bones. Stress and pain is relieved through manipulation of these areas.
All treatments can have problems after procedure, including chiropractic. The severe spinal adjustment is perhaps the most delicate. Any need of severe spinal adjustment is already suggesting danger. Chances for success in these instances are great. How ever, there always exists the chance the spine will react unexpectedly.
Trained and certified Chiropractors make sure that all they do is safe. They will not put your body in any amount of risk.
Seeking chiropractic care is not difficult. The confusing part is trying to understand what your chiropractor is thinking, or doing
There are many, many ways to attempt treatment of bones/joints near the spine. Asking your chiropractor questions is the best way to understand the procedures. It’s also the best way to feel at ease, and be comfortable with what you are up against. Once you understand what the procedures are, you’ll be secure in the path you have chosen.
Chiropractic helps to remove postural imbalances and structural misalignment’s that can accumulate in our bodies over time. Chiropractic works by restoring your own inborn ability to be healthy. For your body to remain healthy, your nervous system must function well. For your nervous system to function well it must be free of interference. By restoring spinal function with Chiropractic adjustments, nerve interference caused by misaligned vertebrae is removed, allowing optimal nervous system function and improved health.
Seeing a Chiropractor is not only for back pain and neck pain. Chiropractic care is an excellent way to keep your body at its peak performance through nutrition, adjustment, and overall physical and mental wellness. In addition, chiropractic care has been known to help a wide range of conditions from fibromyalgia to diabetes.
When a vertebrae becomes misaligned or fixed, this is referred to in the chiropractic profession as a subluxation. Subluxations can be caused by a wide range of issues ranging from a minor slip or bump to a car accident or any sudden trauma. When a vertebrae is subluxated, it begins to put pressure on nerves, blood vessels and everything around it. This pressure comes with a price. The subluxation interrupts the natural pathways that the messages sent from the brain need to be clear in order to be completed properly.
Chiropractic is an overall way of looking at the human body. It’s based on the idea that the body is self-sustaining and self-healing. The body is in essence completely controlled by the brain through its connection via the spinal cord and the vast networks of nerves that make up the body. When this system is not functioning at its peak, the overall performance of the human body is lacking.
In the chiropractic world, drugs and medicine are not utilized as a form of treating a patient. While supplementation and nutrition are almost always a part of the bigger picture, drugs and prescriptions can be viewed as band-aids to treat symptoms rather than going to the source and treating the real problem.
While it’s often perceived that the Chiropractor is solely here to treat back and neck pain, this is simply a small piece of what the profession really is capable of handling. Chiropractors not only treat soft and hard tissue problems such as sciatica and joint pain, but are largely called on to deal with more significant issues. Some of these issues include fibromyalgia, allergies, insomnia, headaches and many more.
Going to the Chiropractor is a new experience for many of us. Maybe we’ve heard through a friend or have done some research online. It’s possible that you are just fed up with living in pain and it’s time to do something about it. In either case, your first visit to the chiropractor will really be about getting to know the chiropractor and discussing your history, current condition and goals.
Chiropractic is based on the idea of removing imbalances both structural and postural in an effort to allow our body to heal itself. For this to happen the network of nerves and signals from your brain, through the spinal cord, and out to the rest of nerves must be allowed to flow freely without any interruption. Chiropractors have the ability and skill to remove these interruptions or misalignment’s and allow the body to perform as it was meant to.
If you’ve ever been in a car accident, played a sport, fell down or just bumped into something too hard, it’s very possible that you are not functioning at your best due to a misalignment. While there are many potential mechanical or structural causes for misalignment, there are also chemical reasons. For instance, if you smoke or drink excessively or even just have a poor diet, the chemical issues in your body can eventually cause underlying conditions and disease to appear.
Allowing Hercules Chiropractor Dr. Manuel Dizon to get you back on track chemically, structurally, and even emotionally will bring your body back to the proper state it should be in to perform at its peak.
Contact our Hercules Chiropractic office today for a consultation.