Chiropractic Care For Pain Management
Updated: Feb 25, 2020
Among people seeking back pain relief alternatives, most choose chiropractic treatment. There are countless people seeking back pain relief from various causes, including accidents, sports injuries, and muscle strains. Other complaints include pain in the neck, arms, legs, and headaches. Chiropractic care can provide various solutions to help mitigate your pain and provides an alternative to painkillers.
A chiropractor asks a variety of questions to learn about your medical history, then performs a physical examination. If further information is needed, they may use lab tests or diagnostic imaging to determine if chiropractic treatment is appropriate for your back pain.
Once a screening has been done a plan will be developed. It may involve one or more manual adjustments in which the doctor manipulates the joints, using quick, controlled force to improve the range and quality of motion. A thorough chiropractor will also incorporate nutritional counseling and rehabilitation exercises into the treatment plan. The goal of chiropractic is to restore the function and prevent injury while simultaneously providing back pain relief. Chiropractic care aims to get rid of your pain as efficiently as possible.
Spinal manipulation and chiropractic care are considered safe and effective treatments for acute lower back pain, which is an extremely prevalent pain point in adults.
Research has also shown chiropractic care is also helpful in treating neck pain, headaches, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, and more. A natural alternative, instead of taking pharmaceuticals to mitigate the pain.
All treatment relies on the accurate diagnosis of your back pain. To work with a chiropractor who puts your health first, consider Back on Track Chiropractic and Wellness Centre. As chiropractic professionals, we take the time to do a thorough diagnosis of your health to create a plan that is tailored to your individual needs.