The doctors at Columbus Chiropractic Center West will provide a
consultation at no charge with each new patient to determine if they
feel that the patient has a condition that can be treated with
The doctor then conducts a thorough
neurological and orthopedic examination to determine the extent of the
injuries or conditions.
X-rays are taken only if necessary, using safe, modern equipment.
The doctors will use sophisticated computerized
equipment to help detect patterns of vertebral subluxation. By
measuring skin temperatures along your spine they can find nervous
system disturbances that may affect other vital organs.
Depending on the condition, the doctor may
perform a digital foot scan to determine the three arch support and
determine how your gait affects your upper body.
Report of Finding:
The doctor will then take the time to go
through and explain, in detail, what he has found and will make the
appropriate recommendations for care.
There are a number of soft tissue therapy
techniques which can be successfully employed to assist in the
reduction of pain and muscle hypertonicity and spasm. Some of these
include massage therapy, LaStone, trigger point therapy, neuromuscular
reeducation and stretching. Depending on your condition and response to
treatment we may incorporate one of more of these therapies into a
Discs have been shown to be a
predominate site of pain, so treating it as directly as possible makes
sense. The blending of focused traction to the sire, rehabilitation to
the supporting structures, and overall strengthening of global
musculature makes this treatment unique. Decompression Therapy affects
the disc as directly as possible without surgery.
The Wellness Lifestyle
A continuing schedule of regular chiropractic and/or Physical Therapy checkups can help detect, correct, and maintain optimum spinal and nervous system function. Find out how care, combined with proper diet, exercise and other aspects of good health and personal hygiene can enhance your well-being and help you enjoy life to the fullest. Ask the doctors of American Chiropractic & Physical Therapy for a care program designed for your age, condition and lifestyle.