What does a chiropractor do? A Chiropractor helps stabilise a patient’s body to help the patient get meaningful relief from a vast range of conditions. We specialise in providing evidence-based treatment in a warm and caring environment for back pain, neck pain, headaches, sports injuries, mommy-to-be, and babies. Below is a list of the most common conditions chiropractors can help you with.
Chiropractic care during pregnancy can be very beneficial to women who are pregnant, including help maining a healthier pregnancy.
The treatment of a paediatric patient is very different to that of an adult. Treatment is very gentle and consists of precise mobilizations.
We provide effective treatment for sports injuries, promoting a safe recovery to return to activity as soon as possible.
Geriatric care is the process of coordinating and managing care for senior citizens with physical impairments. We aim to improve your quality of life, to help you maintain your independence for as long as possible.
When there is decreased mobility in the joints, inflammation and muscle tightness ensue. This causes irritation of the spinal nerves that enter the back of the head causing severe headaches.
Neck pain commonly arises when the joints, muscles or ligaments become irritated or inflamed. Neck pain can arise spontaneously or gradually develop over time.
97% of back pain is mechanical in nature and commonly arises from a seemingly innocuous event, such as bending down to pick something up.
Jaw pain affects up to 25 % of the population. These issues originate from the Temporomandibular joint and its surrounding muscles.
Shoulder pains are very common and usually arise from repetitive strains to the area. Many shoulder injuries lead to rotator cuff impingement, resulting in pain when the arm is lifted.
Hip pain is a very common complaint and can cause a myriad of different problems. Knee pain affects people of all ages, the most common knee dysfunction affects 25 % of the adult population.
Patellar tendinopathy, also called jumpers knee or runners knee, affects up to 20 % of skeletally mature athletes and up to 50 % of athletes involved in jumping or landing sports. This results from degeneration of the patella tendon.
Plantar Fasciitis is an inflammation of the fascia or fibrous band which spans the area under your foot. This is caused by chronic stretching of these tissues and made worse by inadequate foot support and repetitive overuse.
Carpal Tunnel syndrome and wrist sprains are common problems affecting the hand and wrist.
Chiropractic care can be greatly beneficial to manage and relieve arthritis. By increasing your joint mobility and your spinal health, your body has the ability to better manage symptoms caused by osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.
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