Among the largest primary health care profession in Ontario, chiropractic is a non-invasive, hands-on health care discipline that focuses on the musculoskeletal system. Chiropractors treat primarily using their hands, providing diagnosis, treatment and preventive care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, nervous system and joints.
Physiotherapy assess patients with muscle or joint conditions in order to reduce and eliminate pain and address muscle weakness, loss of stability and limited functional abilities. Physiotherapists work to pinpoint an injury’s root cause and establish a treatment plan to correct it.
Pelvic health physiotherapy helps manage any pelvic pain, incontinence or prolapse. Optimal pelvic health is an important aspect following pregnancy and childbirth and it is not normal to leak urine or suffer from related pain. Pelvic health physiotherapy can get you back to feeling like yourself again.
Acupuncture is a minimally invasive, non-painful part of conservative care that works my modulating the nervous system to restore its function. This is a precise nerve stimulation technique: fine acupuncture needles are inserted into the body, and stimulated with electricity for purposes of modulating abnormal activity of the nervous system.
Massage therapy treatment has a therapeutic effect on the body and optimizes health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems.
Ultrasound therapy is the use of Ultrasonic waves or sound waves to treat muscle injuries, reduce the inflammatory response and break up blockages. It does this by using high frequency that is not audible to the human ear are produced by means of mechanical vibration in the metal treatment head of the ultrasound machine.
The Webster Technique is a specific chiropractic sacral analysis and adjustment. The goal of the adjustment is to reduce the effects of SI joint dysfunction. In doing so, neuro-biomechanical function in the pelvis is facilitated.
Cupping therapy is a specialised form of deep-tissue massage using suction. It is used to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, and relaxation.
Birthing methods can stress an infant’s spine and developing nerve system. The resulting irritation to the nerve system caused by spinal and cranial misalignment can be the cause of many newborn health complaints. A chiropractic adjustment can correct any spinal issues and allow the baby to develop in a healthy and natural way. Colic, nursing difficulties and sleep disturbances can often be aided with chiropractic care.
INTERFERENTIAL CURRENT & ELECTROTHERAPIES
Electrotherapy is a form of medical treatment, which uses small electrical impulses to repair tissue, stimulate muscles and increase sensations and muscle strength. An effective therapy option used to relieve pain and accelerate the self-healing process within your body.
Orthotics are crafted by skilled technicians based on your foam casts done at the Adelaide Clinic along with detailed clinical findings from Dr. Jacquelyn Nicholls. Custom orthotics fit comfortably into shoes with laces or straps by simply removing the existing manufacturer’s insole and replacing it with your device.
Its for more than crossfit athletes; who are training to achieve new PRs (personal records); maintaining their bodies is critical; much like maintaining a machine the work needs to be put in beforehand for optimal results – that is where chiropractic and acupuncture come in and do their best work.