Chiropractic treatment in Brooklyn, New York has become a popular option to address injuries and disorders of musculoskeletal system, involving the muscles, ligaments and joints. This safe, drug-free, non-invasive treatment can reduce pain in different parts of the body such as the lower back, knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, and neck. Chiropractic care involves gentle manipulation of the spine using the hands and is suitable for patients of all ages.
In the United States, chiropractic care is finding preference among adults for treatment of neck and back pain. According to the American Chiropractic Association, chiropractic is the largest, most regulated and best recognized of the complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) professions. It is estimated that chiropractors treat more than 30 million people annually. CAM patient surveys show that chiropractors are used more often than any other alternative provider group and patient satisfaction with chiropractic care is very high.
Benefits of Chiropractic Treatment
Painful musculoskeletal conditions often involve the nervous system, causing pain that radiates to other parts of the body, distant from the region of injury. Choosing chiropractic care to address this offers many benefits:
- Reduces stress and inflammation
- Improve postures
- Strengthens the body
- Helps in the removal of toxins build up in the tissues
- Reduces recovery time from certain injuries
- Breaks pain cycle and improves body’s tolerance to pain
- Prevents muscle strains and aches
- Builds better muscular balance
- Enhances your range of motion
- Improves blood circulation
- Prevents injury
- Boosts your immune system
- Improves joint coordination
- Better flexibility
- More energy and less fatigue
- Promotes natural healing
- Decrease digestive problems
- Allows better sleep
Chiropractic treatment is available in leading pain management centers in NYC. In a reliable center with experienced chiropractors, the initial consultation will involve physical examination and history taking. X-rays may be used to assess pathology with bones and joints, while MRI may be used to detect soft tissue problems. Once the chiropractor determines identifies the problem, the patients will be provided with a customized treatment plan. In addition to spinal manipulation, techniques used may include electrical stimulation, ice/heat application, exercises, nutrition counseling, and massage. They will work with other health care professionals such as physical therapists, neurologists and rehab specialists to helping patients regain their functional independence and return to a healthy, pain-free lifestyle.