Min Chiropractic & Rehabilitation
If you’re suffering from an auto accident, you might be surprised to learn that chiropractic care can provide a drug-free way to relieve your pain. For instance, if you have back pain or neck pain after being involved in a car accident, this could mean you have a spinal or whiplash injury. Prompt chiropractic care will help support your body’s natural healing process and help you avoid a lifetime of chronic pain or other health problems.
Chiropractor corrects spinal subluxation and dysfunction. The goal of an adjustment is to improve spinal alignment and motion, there by relieving pain for cervical, thoracic, lumbar, may also relieve headaches, tiredness and other radiating discomfort near the spine.
Depending on the patients symptoms, some patients are required to take an x-ray. For instance, if the patient has sustained a traumatic injury, auto accident, as a bone may be broken or a joint may be dislocated, x-ray would be taken to help the doctor determine weather he can further treat the patient himself, and also an idea of where to adjust the spine.
Therapeutic Ultrasound has been used as a therapeutic device to decrease swelling and increase the healing process in injured areas, such as sprained ankles, sore elbows, and achy back. The ultrasound therapy creates small sound waves that in effect vibrate and massage soft tissues and muscle. Our ultrasound also creates a heating effect to help relax the muscles and tightness in the body.
Dry needling is different from acupuncture. Dry needling is an important tool for diagnosing, treating, and monitoring changes in myofascial trigger/tender points. During this procedure, a number of very thin sterile needles are used to relieve pain and increase range of motion.
Kinesio taping is one of the safest ways to temporarily release joint pains. It is used on injured muscle areas to support the muscles and ligaments during movement. Taping is 100% pain free, latex free, and waterproof to allow various of activities.
In cupping therapy, special cups will be placed and suctioned on your skin for two to five minutes with a small air pump. This causes your skin to rise and help relieve pain. This therapy is used to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, muscle relaxation, and serves as a type of deep tissue massage.
Massage therapy originated from the ancient medieval times, making it one of the oldest healing arts. Studies have proved its physical and emotional benefits. It is accepted as a part of physical rehabilitation process in many cultures. Some of its benefits include relieving stress, relaxing muscles, improving blood circulation, and improving flexibility.
We're a rehab center that offers spinal manipulation, physical therapy, massage therapy, dry needling, and various forms of traction. Our chiropractic assistants work individually with you through therapeutic activities and you never have to wait for extended amounts of time for a staff member to come assist you through a therapy session.