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Choosing a Chiropractor can be a daunting task. Chiropractors are very different from traditional doctors. Chiropractors are not licensed or trained in the same way doctors are. Chiropractors use their hands when working on your spine. How can you find a trustworthy chiropractor? When you start to seek chiropractic care, you should take the time to ask questions. You should understand what to expect from your chiropractor and what is involved in the treatment process. Chiropractic care is much more than simply adjusting your spine. A good chiropractor will focus on the diagnosis and treatment process. Chiropractors work to relieve pain and subluxations that may be causing discomfort and problems within your body. Your chiropractor will first do a thorough examination to identify the cause of your problem. They will then discuss what your treatment options might be. This includes talking to you about what you can expect from the treatment and how they can help you to feel comfortable while having this treatment done. A good chiropractor will let you know if they feel comfortable doing the treatments on your spine. If your chiropractor recommends treatment based on the National Health Information Center's guidelines, your chiropractor will treat your condition with the same techniques they would use for treating a medical doctor.



Some common treatment options include manual adjustments, massage, electrical stimulation, hydrotherapy, nutritional supplements, exercises, physical therapy, lifestyle changes, and medications. If you have some other conditions like back pain, muscle pain, neck pain, or joint pain, your chiropractor may treat those conditions as well. The goal is to restore your normal range of motion, restore full joint function, reduce inflammation, increase muscle strength, and improve your overall health and quality of life. Before and after your first appointment, you will be asked questions to review what your chiropractor has told you about your symptoms and why you are seeing the results you are. You will also be asked about any other health conditions you have or think you have, such as allergies, chronic sinusitis, osteoporosis, or PMS. Your chiropractor will look at these factors along with your physical exam and report back to you with his findings. He will then ask you to come back for a second appointment and examine your progress.






When you go to your Chiropractic practitioner, they will give you instructions on how to perform the various adjustments that you need for your body. However, the instructions are not written in stone, and there are many cases when patients do not get the adjustments that they need or want. Chiropractic offices are very strict about how to go about things, and if you are not following the directions exactly, you can get into some pretty serious trouble. If you are going to be a good patient in this type of situation, you will need to know how to read the chiropractic instructions before you leave. You can find some basic information on how to read chiropractic instructions on the website, but there are many more things that you can learn if you take a little time to look through the materials that are available. Manual adjustments have a proven track record of effectively relieving low back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, and more. At Healthwise Chiropractic use a variety of different manual techniques to help ensure that you get the absolute best results possible as quickly as possible. You can learn how to properly adjust the various parts of your body, and then when an adjustment is necessary, you will know exactly how to make that adjustment.




Massage Therapy


Massage Therapy is the application of gentle manipulation of the soft tissue of the human body. Massage techniques can be used with either hands, elbows, fingers, forearms, shoulders, feet, or even a machine. The main goal of massage therapy is usually for the relief of pain or body strain. Although massage therapy can be used for general health and well-being, some people also seek massage therapy for specific purposes. Some clients that massage therapy seek it out of stress and fatigue. There are several different types of massage therapy techniques that a massage therapist may apply to different people, depending upon their needs. There are some common forms of massage therapy that most people have heard of, such as Swedish massage and deep tissue massage. Massage therapists learn how to administer these massages by gaining training from an accredited massage therapy school. In order to become a massage therapist, one must also obtain licensed massage therapy classes from an agency that is recognized by the state in which they live. 



Massage therapists also learn how to perform therapeutic massage which consists of soft tissue manipulation in conjunction with heat, light, pressure, and massage. There are other types of massage therapy that massage therapists also perform, depending on the needs of their clientele. There are many things that people are curious about regarding massage therapy. One of the most common questions that people have is how a massage session will affect their bodies? The answer to this question is that it depends on the person receiving the massage. Some people are more sensitive than others and may not feel much at all, while others may feel very uncomfortable. Some of the side effects of having a massage therapy session include muscle tension and soreness. Some individuals experience mild stomach pains and headaches, while others are not as lucky and may experience severe muscle pains. However, it should be noted that massage therapists are trained to control these side effects and so there is usually no cause for concern. 


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Palmercare Chiropractic Lakewood
12051 West Alameda Parkway Ste D4, Lakewood, Colorado 80228
(303) 985-5540