What Do Chiropractic Doctors
What Type of Education
Do Chiropractic Doctors Get?
How Long Will
I Need Chiropractic Care?
Can I Speed the
Am I Too
Old For Chiropractic Care?
Question: How Long Will
I Need Chiropractic Care?
Answer: Spinal problems,
neglected since early childhood, may require
ongoing supportive care of optimum spinal function.
These long standing problems are often associated
with muscle weakness, soft tissue damage, and
degenerative changes to the spine.
Most patients find that periodic chiropractic checkups help keep them in tip-top
shape. Those who are active, have stressful jobs, or want to be their very best,
find that a schedule of preventive visits are helpful in the maintenance of good
Some patients seek chiropractic care only when their ache or pain becomes unbearable.
While this style of “crisis management” is usually more costly and
time-consuming, our office stands ready to help all patients, regardless of their
health goals. How long you decide to benefit from chiropractic care is always
up to you.
Question: Can I Speed the Healing Process?
Answer: While there aren’t any shortcuts to speed your
body’s natural healing process, there’s a lot you can do to give
yourself the best chance of a quick recovery.
Learn proper sitting and lifting methods. Specific exercises may be suggested
to help re-train the muscles that support your spine.
Proper rest is an important aspect of the healing process, too. Get the appropriate
amount of rest your body needs and avoid sleeping on your stomach.
During the healing process, proper nutrition is more important than ever. Make
sure you eat balanced meals, and if you’re overweight, now would be a good
time to slim down and reduce unnecessary stresses to your spine.
Perhaps most important of all, keep your appointments and follow your chiropractic
doctor’s recommendations for optimum results.
Question: Am I Too Old For Chiropractic Care?
Answer: More and more people are consulting chiropractic
doctors, especially in their later years. With growing concerns about over-medication
and the side effects of combining various prescription drugs, safe, natural
chiropractic are is growing in popularity.
Restoring better spinal function can help improve mobility, vitality, endurance,
and appetite. Many patients report improvement with arthritic symptoms and other
chronic ailments often associated with the aging process.
The adjusting technique used by your doctor will be modified for maximum comfort
As we get older and wiser, the simplicity and effectiveness of chiropractic care
becomes more and more obvious.
Oak Ridge office is conveniently located to serve those from
Summerfield, Stokesdale, Walnut Cove, Walkertown, Madison,
Mayodan, Reidsville, Greensboro, Wentworth, Belews Creek,
Belews Lake, Scalesville, Colfax,
Friendship, Bonanza Hills and surrounding areas.
Salama Chiropractic Oak Ridge Office
Nc Highway 68 N Ste. E
Oak Ridge, North Carolina 27310
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Carolina (NC) Chiropractors - Oak
Ridge & Winston-Salem.