Experiencing pain or pressure in parts of your spine may be the result of swelling, spasms, or muscle tightness. This could diminish or reduce your range of function and motion. While medical professionals may recommend medication, surgery, or the use of needles for treatment, ongoing research suggests that chiropractic treatment could resolve such vertebral subluxations better.
What Are the Advantages of Chiropractic Treatment?
Chiropractic treatment has several advantages when used to cure severe cases of pain and inflammation. With their high success rate, chiropractic procedures and services can efficiently provide pain management remedies and resolve musculoskeletal problems such as pain, muscle tightness, muscle spasm, immobility, etc., improving the patient's overall health and wellness.
What Can Chiropractic Treatment Help Resolve?
- Osteoarthritis:It is a condition that wears down the cartilages in the joints of your body. The condition can be very painful, limiting mobility and flexibility. With chiropractic treatment, the patient would begin to experience less pain and pressure near the joints and nerves. It overall helps improve joint movement.
- Neck and Back Pain:Neck and low back pain is quite normal and may result in discomfort. Pain experienced due to compressed nerves is the worst (example: sciatica pain in the lower back), but pain management chiropractic remedies can suppress the ache.
- Headaches:Headaches originating from the neck may radiate to the forehead, temples, and behind the head. A combination of physical therapy and massage can relieve severe headaches and muscular tightness.
What Can You Expect During Your First Visit?
During your first visit, the specialist will ask a series of questions about your health history and perform an extensive physical examination. The chiropractor would also take necessary X-rays if necessary.
What Is Involved in Chiropractic treatment?
During the chiropractic treatment, the specialist will apply controlled pressure or force on your spinal joint using their hands. This procedure aims at treating the affected areas, thereby improving the patient's ability to move the spinal cord with ease.
The treatment aims at rectifying cases of severe headache, fatigue, pain at the lower back, neck, shoulder, etc.
Call us at (650-470-0008) and request an appointment with your Palo Alto chiropractor, Dr. Heshmat, to find out more about our chiropractic services