Helping to restore proper spinal biomechanics and improved nervous system function begins with a patient’s case history. This gives the chiropractor a background about your health, such as surgeries, accidents, the onset of your condition, and other details affecting your current health.
After reviewing your history and discussing your specific problem, a thorough orthopedic, neurological, and chiropractic examination is performed. X-rays may be taken to uncover structural and functioning problems associated with the spinal column. These examinations help identify areas of spinal malfunction and resulting nervous system deficit.
The findings of these examinations are explained and a plan of chiropractic adjustments may be recommended. Progress is monitored with periodical examinations and follow-up reports. We work with you to develop an appropriate plan to achieve your health goals.
After locating the vertebrae impinging the nerves (subluxations), the chiropractor, using various highly specialised techniques, is able to adjust the misplaced vertebrae and thus release pressure on the nerves.
After thoroughly assessing the spine to check for chiropractic subluxations or misalignments, chiropractors adjust these subluxations. This helps to remove irritation to the nervous system.