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CHIROPRACTIC

Sen Health Clinic, Melbourne & Alice Springs, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Chinese Medicine

Spinal alignment is a primary focus of chiropractic care, as it is believed to play a critical role in the overall health and function of the body. Manual therapy and other non-invasive techniques are used to improve joint mobility, reduce pain, and improve the overall function of the body. The practice is based on the belief that the body has the ability to heal itself and that proper alignment of the musculoskeletal system is essential to achieving and maintaining good health.

Shoulder Treatment
"Simply by removing the nerve interferences, the body can begin its natural healing process - that is spinal alignment."

What are the benefits of Chiropractic care?

 

One of the primary benefits of Chiropractic care is improving posture, which can reduce muscle tension and prevent spinal and pelvic misalignments. It can also relieve pain and discomfort associated with poor posture, repetitive and incorrect muscle use.

Poor posture can affect our nervous system, which is responsible for transmitting messages between the brain and the rest of the body. When we maintain an incorrect posture, it can create nerve interference and disrupt the normal functioning of our nervous system. This can lead to a range of health issues, such as headaches, fatigue or gastrointestinal conditions. Therefore, it is essential to address poor posture to prevent these potential health problems and promote optimal physical and mental well-being. This can be achieved through proper ergonomics, regular exercise, and correcting any spinal misalignments to restore proper posture.

Chiropractic care is beneficial for individuals with chronic conditions such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, and multiple sclerosis. Chiropractic adjustments can assist with rehabilitation such as regaining joint motion loss, correcting improper muscle use and improve the quality of life.

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Is Chiropractic beneficial for acute joint and muscular injury?

 

Chiropractic care can assist individuals to quickly recover from acute joint sprains and muscle injuries. This includes general sporting injuries of the hands and feet. There are joint mobilization or manipulation techniques to improve joint mobility, reduce pain and inflammation. These techniques involve applying controlled force to the joint in a specific direction to restore normal movement and reduce pain.

Similarly for muscle strains, soft tissue therapies such as massage, trigger point therapy, or active release techniques are used. This helps to reduce muscle tension, alleviate pain, and promote healing.

In addition to manual therapies, your practitioner may also recommend rehabilitation exercises to strengthen injured muscles and improve joint mobility. These exercises can be tailored to the individual's specific needs and can help to prevent further injuries. With Chiropractic, we can assist in your recovery and allowing you to return to your daily activities as quickly and safely as possible.

Your health journey the natural way

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