Whiplash Injury Treatment


Whiplash Injury Treatments Ever wonder how a whiplash injury occurs? You’re waiting at a stoplight. Your car is suddenly being pushed forward! You’re being rear-ended! Then, your body changes directions, moving forward to the limits of your seatbelt. Then your head is snapped backward! You can’t stop it. [...]

Sciatic Nerve Treatment


Sciatic Nerve Treatments Sciatica or Sciatic nerve pain is often characterized by one or more of the following symptoms: Constant pain in only one side of the buttock or leg (rarely in both legs) The pain becomes worse when sitting down. Leg pain that is often described as [...]

Lower Back Pain Treatment


Lower Back Pain Treatments Lower back pain is the pain of any kind is a signal that something is not right. Some people mask their symptoms with a pain reliever and ignore what their body is trying to tell them. Two Common Causes The nerve-rich facet joints on [...]

Neck Pain Treatment


Neck Pain Treatments Our neck, also called the cervical spine, begins at the base of the skull and contains seven small vertebrae. Incredibly, the cervical spine supports the full weight of your head, which is on average about 12 pounds. While the cervical spine can move your head [...]

Migraine Treatment


Migraine or Headache Treatments A tension-type migraine or a headache is the most common, affecting upwards of 75% of all headache sufferers. Most people describe a tension headache as a constant dull, achy feeling either on one side or both sides of the head, often described as a feeling [...]

Vibration Therapy


Vibration Therapy In 1867, Russian physician and inventor Gustav Zander developed a series of machines that utilized systems of weights and pulleys to create the sense of vibration. The purpose of the apparatus was therapeutic, and in 1895, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg implemented vibration therapy in his health practice. [...]



Traction Many chiropractors use traction, in which traction devices are applied to distract areas of the spine. This treatment helps separate the vertebrae resulting in disc decompression, reduced nerve root pressure, and decreased. Make an appointment Enjoying our website? We would love to hear [...]

Massage Therapeutic Stretches


Massage or Therapeutic Stretches Following an injury, a massage or therapeutic stretching is an important way to prevent scar tissue from forming. Even after the injury has healed, maintaining a regular stretching program helps keep tissues flexible, increases mobility, and protects you from new injuries. As with exercise, [...]

Exercise Therapeutically


Therapeutic Exercise Chiropractors commonly prescribe specific strengthening exercises for their patients with back, neck, and extremity problems. These exercises can decrease pain, prevent muscle deterioration, promote joint health, increase strength, stability, and range of motion, and protect against new or recurring injuries. Your chiropractor will show you how [...]

Soft Tissue Manual Therapy


Soft Tissue Manual Therapy For soft tissue manual therapy, chiropractors use a variety of hands-on soft tissue therapies to improve the function of the soft tissues (muscles, ligaments, tendons, and joint capsules). These include pin and stretch, also known under a proprietary name Active Release Technique (ART) and instrument-assisted [...]