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Chiropractors Treat More Than Back Problems

February 24, 2021

Many people think that chiropractors treat conditions that are related to only the spine. That assessment, however, is incorrect. Chiropractors treat a variety of disorders that don’t focus on the spine.

When you need help from a chiropractor, count on the office of Springfield Chiropractic Clinic. Our skilled specialists are devoted to the care and comfort of every patient. We create an atmosphere that is professional, warm and friendly. Our whole staff takes an interest in you and all of your chiropractic needs.

Here’s a compendium of other ailments to which chiropractors tend.

Tension Headaches: Adjustments to your neck may help with headaches that cause pain in the back of your head and neck. Stress and bad posture are the main causes of tension headaches.

Migraine Headaches: Spinal manipulations can lower the number of migraines, reduce their pain and cut down on the need for migraine medication.

Neck Pain: These neck adjustments—along with exercises—oftentimes work more efficiently than pain medications.

Sacroiliac Pain: The sacroiliac (SI) joint is a large joint at the bottom of the spine. SI joint problems pain may present itself in your buttock or the back of your thigh. A chiropractor will teach you how to avoid straining the SI joint.

Whiplash: It’s a type of neck sprain that causes pain and stiffness, often caused by a car accident. Chiropractic adjustment may help.

Knee Pain: Wear and tear on the joint causes knee osteoarthritis. Adjustments may work better than knee exercises alone. Some people have less pain and better movement after only a few weeks of treatment.

Shoulder Pain: Chiropractors treat stiff and painful shoulders, which is called frozen shoulder syndrome. A chiropractor will stretch the muscles surrounding your shoulder and show you how to perform more stretches at home.

Your body is in excellent hands at the office of Springfield Chiropractic Clinic. We take pride in our outstanding service, attention to detail and friendly professionalism. You will receive excellent care and explanations of the best options available. We look forward to exceeding your high expectations. Please contact us today for an appointment!