Chiropractic is a healing technique based on manipulation of the skeletal structure, especially the spine, without using drugs or surgery. The chiropractor with a formation of 5 years of college and interned clinical degree, it specializes in system locomotors human body (bones , muscles, nerves, tendons and ligaments), evaluates muscle, bone and nervous system problems, it determines how these affect health in general. Many types of joint pains are caused or aggravated by inadequate movements or lack of movement in joints (subluxations).
Chiropractic corrects or improves the mechanical problems of the joints, muscles and nerves. The treatment is based on the use of specific manual techniques, massage and stretching, as well as advice appropriate positions for the body and specific exercises to improve and restore movement right. The first visit of assessment and diagnosis is critical and is based on radiological, orthopedic, neurological analysis and special examination techniques to find those on your body joints, muscles and nerves that do not work well.
Thus we arrive at a functional diagnosis that tells us where to adjust for our body to function properly again. The treatment is very accurate manual adjustments, putting pressure on the segments of the spine that are poorly-aligned, hampered or not move properly within their normal action radio. The number of sessions will vary depending on the problem, being normally require more than one session:
- Correction and Prevention
- Joint stiffness
- Sciatica and disc problems
- Sore neck, shoulders and arms
- Headache, migraines and dizziness
- Feeling tingling or numbness
- Pain low back (lumbago)
- Infantile colic
- Muscle pain
- Sports injuries
- Muscle sprains and ligament
- Dolores during childhood growth
- Back pain during pregnancy