On-Site Digital X-Ray Service at Our Raleigh NC Chiropractic Office
Chiropractors may take digital x-rays as a procedure to rule out pathology such as cancer, arthritis, fracture, infection or scoliosis and to determine the type and frequency of treatment to proceed with. It is also important to rule out an congenital anomaly of the spine before proceeding with some chiropractic treatments.
Chiropractor Who Offers X-Ray Services in Raleigh, NC
After certain traumas such as a car accident, whiplash, fall or sports injury ruling out serious injury through chiropractic x-rays in Raleigh NC is important. Additionally, your chiropractor may utilize x-ray services for examination of possible osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease.
Common Condition Examined Through X-Ray at Our Raleigh Clinic
Osteoarthritis (OA), or degenerative joint disease (DJD), which is the most common of the arthritics
It is believed to be caused by trauma, either overt or as an accumulation of micro-trauma over years, although there is also a hereditary form called primary osteoarthritis that occurs primarily in middle-aged women
Age groups and gender
- females > 45
- Caucasian and Asian races
- 4 most common areas of osteoporosis = hip, ribs, vertebra, radius
- Compression Fx
- Compression Fx
- Bursting Fx
- Schmoral’s Node or Biconcave Codfish vertebra
- Schmoral’s Node or Biconcave/Codfish vertebra
- Chance Fx
- Complete compression Fx
- Osteoblastic lesion
- Osteoblastic lesions
- Limbus, Chip or avulsion, tear drop Fx
- Arch Fx
Possible Congenital Problems That May Cause Spinal Pain:
- Dorsal Hemivertebra
- Butterfly vertebra
- Scramble Spine
- Persistent Notochord
- Cupid’s Bow
- Persistent vascular groove
- Pancake Vertebra
- Bone Island
- Multiple Bone Islands
- Posterior Scalloping
- Anterior Scalloping
- Un-united Secondary Center
- Spina BifidaDorsal Hemivertebra
Chiropractor who offers x-rays in Raleigh, NC
Our top chiropractor in Raleigh, NC is highly trained in examination through x-ray studies. Find a chiropractor who offers x-ray services here in Raleigh. Discuss the benefits and necessity of X-ray before proceeding with treatment with your chiropractic physician.
We realize you have a choice in whom you consider for your health care provisions and we sincerely appreciate your trust in choosing our service for those needs. If you or a loved one require consultation at our chiropractic office in Raleigh, NC contact our office.
Our Chiropractor Offers Walk-Ins Appointments for X-Ray Service.
To book an x-ray appointment over the phone, call us: (919) 626-8220