What is Chiropractic?
Chiropractic looks at the relationship between your spine and your nervous system. When you experience headaches ,neck or back pain, it is your nervous system telling you that your complaint might be spinal related. Chiropractic is a well recognised form of spinal therapy that is safe ,employs no drugs or surgery and has widely been accepted as an alternative therapy for those experiencing spinal problems.
When should you visit your chiropractor?
You should visit your chiropractor when you experience headaches, pain down your arms or legs, neck stiffness, back shoulder hip or neck pain. You should also visit your chiropractor if you have suffered a sports injury, whiplash injury, a workplace injury or have poor posture.Chiropractors are recognised allied health professionals by Worksafe and the TAC for those who have suffered workplace or motor vehicle accidents. They have completed a double degree which enables them to make appropriate diagnoses, read x-rays, perform orthopaedic tests perform neurological tests and recommend rehabilitation exercises. All this knowledge has been acquired over a 5 year time frame.