Chiropractic healthcare involves the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders related to the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. It aims to provide natural and non-invasive solutions to various conditions that affect the body’s functioning. Here are some of the conditions that can be treated with chiropractic care:
Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek chiropractic care. It can be caused by various factors, such as poor posture, repetitive strain injuries, herniated discs, and spinal misalignment. Chiropractors use manual manipulation techniques to realign the spine and improve its mobility, which can relieve pain and restore proper function.
Neck pain is another common problem that can be effectively treated with chiropractic care. It can result from injuries, poor posture, and degenerative conditions like arthritis. Chiropractors use gentle techniques to manipulate the neck’s joints and muscles, which can relieve pain, stiffness, and improve mobility.
Headaches and Migraines
Headaches and migraines can be caused by tension in the neck and shoulder muscles, poor posture, or misaligned vertebrae in the spine. Chiropractors use spinal adjustments and other techniques to relieve tension in the neck and improve circulation to the head, which can reduce the frequency and severity of headaches and migraines.
Joint pain can occur due to various reasons, such as injuries, arthritis, and repetitive strain injuries. Chiropractors use manual manipulation and mobilisation techniques to reduce pain and improve the joint’s mobility. They may also suggest exercises and stretches to strengthen the surrounding muscles and prevent future injuries.
Athletes are at risk of various injuries, such as sprains, strains, and fractures. Chiropractors can help athletes recover from injuries and prevent future ones by providing tailored treatment plans that include manual manipulation, soft tissue therapy, and exercises to improve strength and flexibility.
Sciatica is a condition that occurs when the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back to the legs, becomes compressed or irritated. Chiropractors can use spinal adjustments and other techniques to relieve pressure on the nerve, which can reduce pain, tingling, and numbness in the legs.
The smart choice
Chiropractic care can provide natural and non-invasive solutions to various conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system. If you are experiencing any of the above conditions, or other related issues, it may be worth consulting with one of our licensed chiropractors at Active Spine Centre to see if chiropractic care is the right solution for you.
Want to know more?
Speak to our friendly team at Active Spine Centre, you can find us situated on Wyndham Street – Shepparton. Our Chiropractors are trained professionals who are licensed and regulated by the Australian Chiropractic Association so you can rest assured you’re in good hands. Email or call us on (03) 5831 2934 to book an appointment.