Several life incidents may cause a person to want to seek out chiropractic care to help with pain relief. Everything from upper back to hip pain and lower back to neck pain can lead someone to want to see if a chiropractic adjustment can help with their pain relief. Learn more about how a chiropractor on our chiropractic team can help provide treatment and pain relief after a consultation at Fort Range Sports Medicine in Castle Rock, CO.
What Is Chiropractic Care?
General chiropractic care involves various treatment options, including spinal adjustments, manual manipulation, and exercises that can be done at home. The use of spinal and joint manipulation can help ease the pain while correcting the body’s natural alignment and improving the body’s physical functions.
What Does a Chiropractor Do?
A chiropractor can help treat various conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, including treatment for lower back pain, muscle pain, neck pain, and headaches. Chiropractic care offers alternative treatment methods instead of traditional options that may prescribe addictive medications. Instead, a chiropractor on our team can provide non-invasive and drug-free treatment options to help with pain management.
Conditions Treated by a Chiropractor
A chiropractor on our team can not only treat neck and back pain; he can also treat various other conditions helping patients with their aches and pains. Common conditions treated by a chiropractor on our team may include arthritis pain, frequent headaches and migraines, whiplash after an auto accident, joint dysfunction, sciatica, upper back pain, and stiff muscles.
Why are Chiropractic Adjustments Done?
Chiropractic care involves adjusting the musculoskeletal system restoring motion back into its natural movement patterns. A chiropractic adjustment helps manually restore motion to the body back which can help alleviate aches, pains, chronic conditions, and muscle stiffness. A goal of chiropractic adjustments is to provide patients with a drug-free treatment plan without surgery or any form of addictive medication.
Do Chiropractic Adjustments Hurt?
There is very little pain to no pain during chiropractic adjustments procedure. Some may claim the feeling is similar to what is felt during a rigorous workout. A chiropractor on our team can apply a controlled amount of pressure to the joints, creating a cracking or popping noise that may sound painful but does not hurt. The popping sound is the trapped gas leaving the joints caused by the chiropractic adjustments.
Get General Chiropractic Care for Back Pain from a Chiropractor on Our Team
If you suffer from aches and pains, including upper back pain, and want to try an alternative to traditional medicine, call us for Front Range Sports Medicine in Castle Rock, CO, to schedule an appointment. During your first appointment, a chiropractor on our team can explain the process and create a general chiropractic care plan for your health needs. Call us at (303) 688-8855.