The simplest description for a chiropractic adjustment is that it is a specific movement to joints of your spine to correct/improve the alignment and function of the spine. Of course, there are many ways for a chiropractor to effect an adjustment and just as many ways to describe the procedure.
After years of training and clinical experience, each chiropractor in our centre is highly skilled in delivering a variety of trusted adjustment methodologies for your health and wellness.
While the primary concern of chiropractors is your spine’s health, we can also treat joint pain and wrist, ankle, and feet dysfunction.
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.
We offer care for many conditions, such as:
The primary focus of a chiropractor is understanding the nervous system and 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.
In-clinic treatments are not the only option. Chiropractors can also provide advice and rehabilitation to patients, which can support their quick recovery.
Our clinic near Gowanbrae is different – we are equipped with health professionals who provide you with care throughout all stages of recovery from your injury or condition. 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.
Yes, if you have a chronic disease management plan from your GP, up to 5 visits per year to a chiropractor can be covered by Medicare. You may need to pay a gap charge depending on which chiropractic clinic you visit. Call us for fee information.
You don’t need to have a referral from your doctor to visit a chiropractor. We can assist you to book an appointment right away. A referral is required only if your GP chiropractic treatment is under a Medicare Chronic Disease Management Plan.
There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on the individual’s needs and health condition. Regular chiropractic care can be a great way to improve your overall health or manage a chronic condition. Many people also find that receiving regular chiropractic adjustments prevent problems from occurring in the first place.
A personalised treatment plan will be created by our chiropractors to meet your individual needs. This may include how often you should visit the clinic and when.
You don’t need to worry about your attire during the session. It may prove difficult for the chiropractor adjust your spine if you are wearing tight, uncomfortable clothing. Loose, comfortable clothing is best.
Your chiropractor will perform a comprehensive medical history review, perform an examination, and may order diagnostic testing if 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 Gowanbrae, 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 Gowanbrae , as well as the surrounding suburbs.