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What is a Doctor Of Chiropractic

Chiropractor, Osteopath or Physiotherapist?

Benefits of Chiropractic Care

At one point in our life, we have to manage pain. It can be from accident injuries, sports injuries or pain manifesting without a clear cause. Pain can disrupt day to day activities and should be addressed as soon as possible. It’s a communication tool that conveys troublesome emotional and sensory experiences. Medicine is not always the answer to pain.

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In recent times, techniques such as atlas orthogonal adjustments have helped many patients overcome pain. If you are in pain, you should seek chiropractic care with clinics.

Common sources of pain

Numerous factors can cause chronic pain. The most common include:

  • Shoulder/elbow pain
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Sporting injuries
  • Joint pain and stiffness
  • Slipped or herniated discs
  • Hip/groin pain
  • Low back pain and stiffness
  • Neck pain and stiffness

Who is a chiropractor?

He/she is a practitioner who uses non-invasive, drug free and natural therapies to help manage and aid in overcoming pain. A chiropractor approach is patient-centred to improve the wellness of the whole body. They use manual adjustments on the spine and additional techniques to help manage pain. Diagnostic tests aid in pinpointing the cause of the pain. This provides the information needed leading to the appropriate chiropractic adjustments. The adjustments revert misalignment to its initial position helping to overcome pain.

What is An Atlas Orthogonal Adjustment?

This technique focuses on the spine. The spine’s top vertebra is important in this technique. It helps ensure the whole spine is aligned. Regular adjustments are incorporated in a comprehensive pain management strategy. It’s a technique effective in managing pain symptoms experienced by sclerosis patients.

Benefits of visiting a chiropractor

Chiropractic care has many benefits. It leads to better sleep. Pain care alleviates dysfunction, tension and discomfort, which make it difficult to fall asleep. It improves attitude as it contributes to the reduction of problems affecting the neurological function. Chiropractic care will also help in improving your immune system.

Physiotherapist

A physiotherapist focuses on function and movement after an accident or surgery. They use more exercise-based treatments incorporating massage to improve mobility. Osteopaths focus on the whole body as opposed to only the injured part. The examination involves primary movement patterns, standing posture assessment, medical history and lifestyle.

Are you looking to manage pain? Visit Chiropractic First for a range of chiropractic care treatments such as Scoliosis, headaches, neck or back pain, Slipped disc treatments and wellness with clinics based in Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham, UK to enjoy world class services.