A chiropractic adjustment is simply a movement to specific joints in your spine to correct/improve its alignment. There are many ways that a chiropractor can adjust a patient and there are just as many ways to describe it.
After years of training and clinical experience, each of our chiropractors is highly skilled in providing a variety of trusted adjustment methods for your well-being.
Although our chiropractors’ primary focus is on the health and well-being of your spine, they are also skilled in alleviating pain or dysfunction at any other joints such as the shoulders, knees, ankle feet, and wrist.
Chiropractic treatment corrects the alignment of the spine and strives to improve the range of motion of the joints. This relieves pressure, minimises the possibility of damage and improves nervous system function.
Our team offer care for a range of conditions such as
Chiropractors are focused in the musculoskeletal systems, with a special emphasis on the function and health of the spine. Initial consultations include a comprehensive assessment and diagnosis that takes into account your current symptoms and medical history. Your chiropractor will discuss your treatment options with you, and ensure it is in line with your needs. The ultimate goal is to improve your physical function.
Chiropractic care can be done in-clinic or at home. They will also offer rehabilitation advice and assist in your recovery.
Our clinic near Essendon is different because it has health professionals who can assist you through all stages of your recovery from any injury. We understand that fixing your problem isn’t just about getting rid of pain, but going beyond being simply “pain-free” and determining the underlying issues that led to your injury or condition in the first place.
Medicare can cover up to 5 chiropractic visits annually for those who have a Chronic Disease Management Plan from their GP. Depending on the chiropractic clinic you attend, you may be required to pay a gap fee. Call us for fee information.
To see a chiropractor you don’t need a referral from your doctor. You can make an appointment right away. You only require a referral from your GP if you wish to access chiropractic treatment under a chronic disease management plan covered by Medicare.
This question is not definitive as each person’s health and needs will determine the answer. Many people find that regular chiropractic treatment can improve their overall health and manage chronic conditions. Regular chiropractic adjustments can avert many problems from happening.
Your chiropractor will create a personalised treatment plan that meets your health needs.
No, you don’t have to undress for a chiropractor. It may prove difficult for the chiropractor adjust your spine if you are wearing tight, uncomfortable clothing. The best clothing is loose and comfortable.
Your chiropractor will review your medical history, conduct a physical examination and order any diagnostic tests necessary. Your chiropractor will then create a personalised treatment plan. These may include spinal manipulations, mobilisations, at-home exercises, and lifestyle modifications.
Looking for a chiropractic near you in Essendon, or near the surrounding suburbs? Our clinic is conveniently located 90 Winifred Street Oak Park, Vic 3046.
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We provide service to Oak Park and Essendon , as well as the surrounding suburbs.