Chiropractic is a relatively recent alternative medical development that is concerned with the skeletal-muscular system. One of the biggest areas of focus for chiropractors is the spine and its relation to the muscles around it. Within the spine lies the central nervous system, which controls and coordinates every movement and cell within your body. Chiropractic medicine understands the importance of the spine and its relation to the rest of the human body. With a weak spine or chronic back pain, you’re not performing at your best levels.
Chiropractors use a series of techniques to readjust certain sections of your spine. By readjusting sections of your spine, your back may be relieved of acute pain. As a result, you may find greater flexibility and mobility after a visit to the chiropractor. While there may be intense cracking sounds, or you may be asked to manipulate your body in unfamiliar ways, the results yielded from visiting a chiropractor are incredibly beneficial.
Spinal manipulation has been found to be highly effective in the treatment of:
- Chronic or recurring pain in the back, neck, and joints
- Sports and accident injuries
- Degenerative disc disease
When done correctly, chiropractic realignment poses no risk to the patient. It is important to visit a licensed chiropractor to ensure that no negative side-effects arise after completing a chiropractic readjustment. If a chiropractic realignment is performed incorrectly, the patient may experience nausea and dizziness or spreading pain in the back. While localized pain is common, any pain that persists for more than a few days should be brought to the attention of a medical doctor.
At Springs Integrated Health, we have some of the most experienced chiropractors in Colorado. We do a thorough assessment of each patient before we begin any chiropractic procedures. By understanding the patient as a whole and understanding all of a patient’s issues and conditions, our chiropractors can help you reach a new level of health and wellness. Chiropractic care, when combined with our other integrated health modalities like physical therapy or far infrared spa treatments, can provide drug-free, natural pain relief that gives patients long-term health benefits, regardless of age and ability.
If you have any questions about our chiropractic care or chiropractors, please do not hesitate to contact Springs Integrated Health in Colorado Springs. If you are ready to start your chiropractic treatments today, schedule a free consultation with one of our health professionals today. Don’t wait — find relief today.