Many techniques of chiropractic are integrated and used as needed on an individual patient basis. All of these are explained and presented to the patient before being performed. The most common techniques used are Activator, SOT, and Diversified. Activator Methods is a gentle, effective instrument assisted adjustment to relieve pain, restore function and remove nerve interference. This technique is safe enough for infants to elderly, and effective for everyone in between. SOT is a technique that is particularly useful for people with chronic pelvic and hip pain, referred pain from the internal organs, and is also very gentle. Classic Diversified is what the public traditionally understands chiropractic to be and is used when needed to ease discomfort and restore movement to a joint.
An extremely gentle and relaxing treatment to receive. It helps to clear the body of restrictions caused by trauma, stress and dysfunction to allow the body to heal itself. This modality has a wide scope of possibilities and is a powerful tool for healing.
Muscle Work and Rehab
The best way to insure your health is to work with all the systems involved. We will take the time to design, teach and progress with specific muscle work & exercises for your condition to speed up and maintain recovery. This puts the opportunity and responsibility back in your hands.
Nutrition, Lifestyle, Hormones and Supplements
Did you know that many common conditions such as insomnia, anxiety & depression, chronic pain or fatigue, and allergies can be strongly influenced by nutrition? Most physical discomfort is not purely physical in origin. During your assessment it may become apparent that other aspects of your daily life are contributing to these imbalances. Whether it be fatigue caused by blood sugar imbalances, muscle tension due to food intolerances, poor body mechanics due to posture or work ergonomics, or stress due to hormone problems, we will seek to identify the issues and give you the tools you need to address them.
Visceral Manipulation was developed by French Osteopath and Physical Therapist Jean-Pierre Barral. VM assists functional and structural imbalances throughout the body including musculoskeletal, vascular, nervous, urogenital, respiratory, digestive and lymphatic dysfunction. It evaluates and treats the dynamics of motion and suspension in relation to organs, membranes, fascia and ligaments. VM increases proprioceptive communication within the body, thereby revitalizing a person and relieving symptoms of pain, dysfunction, and poor posture.
Bach Flower Essence Remedies
The Bach Flower Remedies® are a safe and natural method of healing. They gently restore the balance between mind and body by balancing negative emotions, such as, fear, worry, hatred and indecision which interfere with the equilibrium of the being as a whole. The Bach Flower Remedies® assist peace and happiness to return to the sufferer so that the body is free to heal itself.