Chiropractic is a health profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, and the effects of these disorders on the function of the nervous system and general health
In this practice, we use taping on its own, or in conjunction with chiropractic and soft tissue techniques. It aims to prolong the benefit of the treatment, by giving ongoing support, reducing pain, and aiding in rehabilitation. It is a commonly used modality by physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths and massage therapists.
Like adults, some spinal problems in children are symptomatic and cause them obvious discomfort, and some are not. We are happy to check a child of any age. Chiropractors see newborns, people in their nineties, and every age in between.
Medical acupuncture is an adaption of the traditional Chinese method. It uses fine needles to stimulate the nerves in the skin and muscle. This increases the blood supply to the area, as well as stimulating a release of endorphin and serotonin, the body’s natural painkillers.