If you’re suffering from acute or chronic pain, perhaps related to a back injury or spinal damage, have you considered chiropractic treatment? Developed in the 19th century, today’s chiropractic has been refined and enhanced to give a comprehensive treatment method which centers around spinal manipulation in order to treat a wide range of health issues. Chiropractic practitioners undertake a rigorous training program before qualification and there is a strict regulatory mechanism in place to give patients appropriate protection. Find out what chiropractic might be able to offer you or your family below.
What can chiropractic treat?
Traditionally considered to be an effective treatment for both acute and chronic back pain, chiropractic can also be used as a therapy for a many other conditions. Chiropractic theory states that poorly aligned joints or vertebrae can affect the whole nervous system, causing symptoms such as muscle weakness, painful limbs, fatigue, lethargy and a variety of unpleasant mental health symptoms including depression. By gently moving the relevant parts of the spine into the correct position, chiropractic can cause symptoms to ease and even stimulate a complete recovery.
Who can benefit from chiropractic?
One of the major advantages of chiropractic is that a wide range of people can benefit from the treatment safely. Patients on drug regimens or those with multiple health issues can still use chiropractic and it is ideal for children, the elderly and everyone in between! Pregnant women can also benefit from gentle spinal manipulation for certain conditions. The therapy requires no drugs or invasive interventions and a key advantage of chiropractic is its versatility.
How much does it cost?
Prices vary depending on the number of sessions required and the pricing structure of individual practices. Medical insurance may well cover chiropractic treatment for some conditions where it is widely recognized to be of benefit, so it’s worth checking the terms of your cover. A good practitioner will have a transparent system of treatment charges so you will be in no doubt how much the bill will be and when payment is due.
The best way to find out if Liverpool chiropractor near Hinchinbrook could help you or a colleague, friend or relative is to make an appointment to find out more. Here at Dr Gard’s practice, patients can expect to receive a professional and effective service provided by a highly qualified and experienced chiropractic practitioner. Open to patients in and around Hinchinbrook, including Busby, Green Valley, Middleton Grange and Miller, why not get in touch and see how we can help?