We pride ourselves in a very thorough examination process and as such we inquire about conditions that other providers may overlook!
What Your Complaint Is
How The Complaint Happened
Things That Make It Better/Worse
How The Complaint Feels To You And It's Severity
The Duration and Timing of Your Complaint
Whether Or Not Your Complaint Travels and If So Where
This is to determine whether you are a good candidate for chiropractic care or if another type of provider is more appropriate!
Ranges Of Motion
How You Walk Both Normally and Under Certain Conditions
We Check Your Muscle Strength
We Check Your Reflexes
We Check For Neurologic Symmetry or Disconnect
We Check For Muscle Imbalances
We Check For Static Fixations In Your Body
We Check For Fixations While Your Body And Joints Are In Motion
This Is What Is Referred To As Identifying Subluxations
After your first visit, your chiropractor is going to to recommend having you come in within a few days for a few reasons.
Your chiropractor in the time between your first and second visit is going to put together a review of findings, create a home exercise/stretching program, and put together some achievable lifestyle suggestions that will help you resolve the complaint(s) that brought you in.
Your Chiropractor will review all these things and give you their professional opinion on what the best course of action for you to resolve your complaints.
During this time we encourage you to ask questions and/or seek clarification so that we can work together to get you Feeling Your Best!