What is chiropractic?
Chiropractic is the largest natural health care profession in the western world. By addressing restrictions that appear in the body, chiropractic care may help you to move more freely, clears interference to your nervous system and allows your body to achieve a state of optimum health.
Why see a chiropractor?
- Back and neck pain: Chiropractors are known for their expertise in addressing back and neck pain. They utilize manual adjustment techniques to treat the spine, ease pressure on nerves, and may provide relief from conditions such as herniated discs, muscle strains, or poor posture.
- Headaches: Rouse Hill Chiropractic care may be beneficial for certain types of headaches, including tension headaches or those originating from the neck. By adjusting the spine and improving spinal function, the chiropractors at Rouse Hill aim to relieve tension and reduce the frequency and intensity of headaches. and reduce headache frequency and intensity.
- Joint pain and mobility issues: Chiropractors may also help with joint-related problems, including conditions like osteoarthritis. They may employ techniques such as joint manipulation, mobilization, and therapeutic exercises to enhance joint function, reduce pain, and increase mobility.
- Sports injuries: Chiropractors work with athletes to prevent and treat sports-related injuries. They can provide rehabilitation programs, manual therapies, and exercises that may improve performance, enhance flexibility, and aid in the recovery from injuries like sprains, strains, or tendonitis.
- Posture correction: Prolonged sitting, improper ergonomics, and other factors can contribute to poor posture. Chiropractors can assess and address postural imbalances through adjustments, exercises, and advice on ergonomics, helping to alleviate associated discomfort and reduce the risk of further problems.
- Overall well-being: Some people choose to see a chiropractor to optimize their overall health and well-being. Chiropractic care may help enhance nervous system function, boost immune system response, improve sleep quality, and promote better overall physical function.
We also treat people that are interested in having and maintaining a healthy lifestyle and experiencing general well being.
What does your chiropractic consultation involve?
You will be asked to complete a comprehensive new patient medical history form, and will then undergo an examination including orthopaedic, neurological and chiropractic testing, followed by an appropriate start to treatment.
Treatment can include soft tissue massage therapy, gentle adjustments (manipulations) of the spine and/or other joints in the body. Your care will also include stretching exercises and core strengthening programs.
If you are unsure if chiropractic is for you, contact us by phone or send us an enquiry
Musculoskeletal dry needling is a treatment technique that is utilised by the practitioners of Rouse Hill Chiropractic. It can aid in the recovery of many musculoskeletal conditions by promoting blood flow and reducing inflammation.
Rouse Hill Chiropractic stocks a wide range of practitioner only natural medicines, including fish oils, immune boosters and vitamins.
Rouse Hill Chiropractic stocks a range of supports and braces designed to get patients onto the road to recovery faster.
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This section was compiled by Joseph Iemma, Chiropractor B.Sc Chiro, M. Chiro.