A spinal adjustment or spinal manipulation is a common therapeutic treatment for spinal pain. At our top Raleigh, NC office, chiropractic adjustments and spinal manipulations are common practice. This realigning of a joint helps the joint achieve better mobility and function and may reduce pain, inflammation on swelling.
Best Chiropractic Adjustments and Spinal Manipultion in Raleigh, NC
The objective of our chiropractic treatment at out Raleigh, NC clinic is to reduce the joint fixation, with the goals of decreasing pain, increasing range of motion, reducing nerve irritability, decreasing inflammation and improving function. The “popping’ sound often hear during an chiropractic adjustment is a release of gas form the spine. The joints of the spine are synovial joints and produce fluid called synovial fluid.
Think of this like the oil in the engine of your car. It lubricates the joints and help them move freely and smoothly. The byproducts formed in the production of synovial fluid are gasses – oxygen, nitrogen and CO2. When a joint is gapped, or opened up, the gas is released and you hear a distinctive popping sound. It’s very similar to the release of gas bubbles when you cork a champagne bottle.
Chiropractic Adjustments in Raleigh: What I Need to Know
Chiropractic adjustments at our Raleigh office (and elsewhere) are considered relatively safe, and your Raleigh chiropractic doctor is trained in considering if you are a candidate for spinal adjustments. According to the American Chiropractic Association, “Chiropractic is widely recognized as one of the safest drug-free, non-invasive therapies available for the treatment of neuromusculoskeletal complaints.
Chiropractic Adjustments in Raleigh: Is It Safe?
Although chiropractic care has an excellent safety record, no health treatment is completely free of potential adverse effects. The risks associated with chiropractic, however, are very small.
Chiroporactic Adjustments in Raleigh: How Many Treatments Will I Need?
Many patients feel immediate relief following chiropractic treatment. Some may experience mild soreness, stiffness or aching, just as they do after some forms of exercise. Current research shows that minor discomfort or soreness following spinal manipulation typically fades within 24 hours.” The number of treatment sessions that you need depends on the severity and type of condition that you have. Consult you Raleigh chiropractor for more specific information on expected treatment length.
Chiropractic Adjustments in Raleigh: Is It Right For Me?
You may be a candidate for chiropractic care. Should you or a loved one require consultation, please get in touch and we would be honored to render our services.
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