Millions of People Approve
Each year over 22 million people visit chiropractors for adjustments. This makes Chiropractic adjustments the number one alternative method of pain treatment in America. Adjustments are used to treat pain in multiple areas of the body. They have been proven to relieve lower back pain, joint and muscle pain, and Joint and muscle stiffness. Adjustments have also been shown to have a positive effect on people with osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia. These adjustments are relatively risk free, as long as the patient has received the proper diagnosis, and the results are sometimes instant.
So What Exactly is a Chiropractic Adjustment?
A chiropractic adjustment is a manipulation of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and connective tissue around the body. The point of these adjustments is to realign the different areas of your body. The most common adjustment is spinal realignment. This is when a chiropractor manipulates the muscles around the spine to work it into proper alignment. Spinal realignment is meant to treat lower back pain, which is the number one reason people visit a chiropractor.
What the realignment of your spine does is relieve pressure on your spinal column and muscles. This will reduce or can even eliminate pains in your back and other places throughout your body. All Chiropractic treatments work on the same principles as spinal realignment.
Adjustments Are a Medical Procedure
As a medical procedure, adjustments must been done properly or they can cause serious harm to your body. The key to this is a proper diagnosis of your particular ailment. The experts at Scottsdale Restorative Medicine have all the certifications to properly diagnose and treat you. Contact us today and begin your recovery.