Are Chiropractic Adjustments Safe?

Yes. Peer-reviewed literature has found that trained chiropractors delivering proper adjustments do not pose significant injury. The rare case is still possible and should be discussed with the doctor before treatment.

Do Adjustments Hurt?

In most cases patients experience a small "pop" and a sense of relief. In some cases it can be uncomfortable. In some cases you might be sore for a short period after the adjustment. This is a normal side effect.

How many adjustments will I need?

It depends. Each person comes in with a unique set of circumstances and ailments, so it is virtually impossible to say without conducting an exam. However, our approach is aimed at keeping adjustment frequency as minimal as possible.

Can patients with osteoporosis get chiropractic care?

Yes. Different techniques are available to the doctor to tailor treatment to the individual's needs.

My back has always hurt a little. Isn't that normal?

No. Many people become accustomed to having frequent or constant low level aches and pains. Pain is an indicator that something is wrong and needs to be addressed.

Can I receive chiropractic care after back surgery?

Yes. Although certain surgeries will restrict what can be adjusted, other areas around the surgery are often affected and need attention. Chiropractic care can play an important role in the recovery process.

What ages can be adjusted?

All ages! Utilizing different techniques allows us to adjust infants, elderly, and all ages in between.