We all want what is best for our children. In wanting the best, we find ourselves worrying and asking lots of questions. One question many parents have when it comes to chiropractic treatment is, “What age does my child have to be to see a chiropractor?” Chiropractic treatments involve preventative methods to help with good health and growth of a child. Therefore, it is safe for infants, toddlers, children and teenagers to see a chiropractor. It is actually very safe for a child to see a chiropractor because the doctor will adjust his pressure and technique to ensure a safe treatment for each individual child. A baby’s spine is very sensitive and supple in the first few weeks and months of its life. Their spine, shoulders and neck are impacted at birth when they are born and they can develop problems right from birth. Seeing a chiropractor with a pediatric background Continue reading →

The goal of chiropractic treatment is to help correct structural alignment and improve the physical function of the body. A common question asked by patients is, “How often should I have a chiropractic adjustment?” How often you have a chiropractic adjustment depends on how serious your condition is, and your chiropractor’s treatment plan.  You and are doctor need to determine what is the right frequency of appointments for you until you are healed. A chiropractor will not always be able to tell you how long your condition will take to heal because no one can predict how a patient will respond to treatment. Your treatment should be assessed every 3-6 weeks to determine if you need more or fewer visits. When you first start your chiropractic treatment, you may want to see your doctor for multiple appointments per week. Within the first 1-4 weeks of treatment, a patient will start to feel much Continue reading →