What To Expect
Laying the foundation
Chiropractic Care is a unique form of health care that compliments and assist the body on functioning at it’s optimum potential! It achieves this by helping to improve and restore not only nerve function but structural changes to reduce the loads placed on our spine!
FIRST: Doctor-Patient Consultation
If you are in pain when you come into our office, the doctor will consult with you and let you know what the costs will be and if he can accept your case. The first objective is to help you feel better Depending on the severity of your problem. We know you want to get back to life so we work thoroughly and quickly and respect your time. We know what long waits are like at medical offices and we focus hard on keeping your visits on time!
Testing begins: Using state of the art testing that rivals most orthopedic offices Dr. Dave gets to the bottom of your complaint. The in-depth spinal analysis helps to pinpoint the problem.
Using the latest in infrared technology a thorough postural exam is done to generate your findings.
If accepted to care, the doctor identifies the core issues, outlines the problems during your report and provides a program to get you back to optimal Health! An optimal functioning spine and nervous system equals optimal health!
Phase 1: Relief Care
If you are in pain when you come into our office, the first objective is to help you feel better. Depending on the severity of your problem, it is typical to need care 3-4 times per week for 4-12 weeks.
Phase 2: Corrective/Restorative Care
During the corrective care phase, muscles and other tissues are allowed to heal more completely, thereby helping prevent injury. It is typical to need care from 12 months to 5 years depending on your overall health and the degeneration of your spine and the severity of your problem.
Phase 3: Wellness Care
Once your spine and body have been corrected to their optimal position, it is important to come in for periodic adjustments to avoid problems in the future. Usually, this only requires a quick visit to the chiropractor 1-4 times per month, based on your lifestyle and goals.