Chiropractic care for Charlotte residents
Chiropractic one of the safest, most effective and affordable ways to treat a host of health problems. Some aspects of chiropractic care can seem unconventional, but it is natural and non-invasive, providing many options for treating back, joint and muscle pain. With chiropractic care, you never have to worry about dealing with the serious side effects of prescription medication, steroid injections,or surgical intervention. The most common side effect that chiropractic patients experience is temporary tenderness or soreness. This is no more painful than the soreness one might feel after a deep tissue massage. Today’s chiropractors are trained in modern, less-aggressive techniques.
Misconception about chiropractic care
Most people hold the misconception that chiropractors just treat the spine or they only “crack backs.” Chiropractic care enlists the benefits of several therapies such as massage therapy, rehabilitative exercises, stretching, and other musculoskeletal treatments. All are performed in the clinic, under the chiropractor’s supervision. Every patient will realize that the benefits of chiropractic care far outweigh the risks.
What patients believe
Most research reveals that lower-back pain is the number one leading cause of physical disability. Chiropractic treatments does not require the need to take prescription medication(s) and focuses on reducing or eliminating pain before moving on to treatment. When comparing all of the treatments and therapies available, including drugs and surgery, patients are more likely to consider chiropractic care as very safe and effective. Nearly 40 million adults in this country report that they have seen a chiropractor in the last 12 months. Nearly 90 percent of those who have visited a chiropractor say that the quality of care they received was a good value for the money.
How safe is chiropractic care?
Chiropractic care has been around for just over 100 years and is hailed as being one of the safest drug-free, non-invasive forms of care for those suffering with neuromusculoskeletal ailments. Every medical and alternative treatment can carry some risk; yet, chiropractic care has enjoyed a reputation as being highly safe and effective. According to the American Chiropractic Association, the primary reasons that chiropractic care is safe are as follows:
- Chiropractors use precise manipulations to treat head and neck pain.
- Spinal manipulations typically restore a range of motion and reduce muscle pain and spasm.
- Recent research indicates that minor soreness following spinal manipulation tapers off after 24 hours.
- When performed by experienced, well-trained chiropractic doctors, treatments are considered a highly safe procedure.
Chiropractic care you can count on
If you are suffering from pain and you are looking for a natural, non-invasive of treatment, chiropractic clinics also offer supplemental therapies such as the application of heat or cold, electrical stimulation, diet, counseling, or rehabilitative exercise. ChiroCarolina®, one of Charlotte’s top chiropractic centers, known all over the South east for providing top chiropractic care for the uptown, NoDa, and University area- located conveniently off North Tryon Street.