Understading Different Chiropractic Techniques
Chiropractors have a different chiropractic tools and techniques in their treatment arsenal. Each method is designed to address and treat specific underlying conditions effectively. Some chiropractic treatments may even combine different ways to optimize results. Manual spinal adjustments lightly realign the spinal segments to its proper place to eliminate nerve compression and irritation.
Effective For A Broad Range Of Injuries
These adjustments can take place on the thoracic, cervical, or lumbar areas of the spine and are useful for a broad range of injuries, including herniated disc, whiplash, muscle strains, sciatica and much more. To treat neck and shoulder pain due to a cervical fracture, chiropractors may use a high-velocity, low-amplitude method or a low-velocity, low-amplitude method. Lumbar disc techniques include chiropractic mobilization and spinal manipulation. Chiropractic mobilization is a low-velocity technique that consists of the movement and stretching of muscles and joints of the patients body.