Chiropractic Care


Family and Sports Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care can help to relieve many Nerve, Muscle, Bone and Joint issues.

For both immediate significant pain as well for many to keep themselves well from recurring problems.

Many people, including professionals charged with taking care of people don't see the relation between your neck and headaches.  Your prior motor vehicle accident to your current neck and back problems. Despite your reasonable fitness level why you have recurring back problems.  Or correctly say your symptoms into your arms or hand from a nerve, a muscle referral, or your rib.

Seeing an experienced and well trained health professional may give you the answers you've been looking for.

What to Expect at your First Appointment

Your first appointment starts with the usual intake forms and a consultation.

You can share with Dr. Leering what is happening with you now, what your outstanding health issues are, and your expectations or concerns about your care.

With your consent, an examination will follow. Typically Dr. Leering will put you through a standard neurological, orthopedic, and chiropractic testing to aid in coming to a diagnosis, but as well rule out other conditions to put your mind at ease.  If imaging is required, it will likely be discussed following the consultation and examination.

Dr. Leering will share with you what your diagnosis is and what can be done to help.

All your questions should be answered in a way you understand.

Following this, you will be asked to read, discuss, and sign a Consent to Treatment Form.

In most cases, care starts at the first visit and you should follow advice given for home care and activity.

Types of Treatment

Some of the things that can be advised for treatment in office for your condition would include:

  • Spinal Adjustments:  Using traditional chiropractic adjustments
  • Activator Adjustments:  Using a tool called an Activator.  Sometimes Activator adjustments can be used on other joints of the body such as the ribs, TMJ, shoulder, elbow, wrists, hip, knees and ankles, to name a few.
  • Shockwave Therapy:   Dr. Leering uses Shockwave Therapy for chronic soft tissue injuries such as plantar fasciitis and elbow or shoulder tendonitis.  Some soft tissue work might be appropriate and many times he will advise for you to consult with a Registered Massage Therapist, if required.
  • Orthotics: For foot, ankle, knee, hip, sacroiliac, or lower back problems a custom orthotic may be required and Dr. Leering can use a specialized computer program and force plate to measure your feet both standing (static) and walking (dynamic).  Typically some stretching and home exercise will be advised.
  • Inflammation Management:  You will be advised to get active and stay moving. Sleeping, sitting, or workplace recommendations are dispensed thoughtfully  Dr. Leering will be happy to work with other members of your health care providers to ensure your recovery needs are being met.

You should find that you are treated with the utmost respect, listened to and your questions answered, and given a plan for care based on your individual needs, in a caring and supportive environment with placing your needs first.

Chiropractic care is a reasonable part of recovery for many injuries and conditions.

Any questions? Just ask!

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