Frequently asked questions
Do I need X-rays?
There are many instances where x-rays will provide valuable information. However, they may not always be necessary. The Doctor will advise you if there is the need for x-rays in your case.
Is chiropractic painful?
Chiropractors are trained to use safe and gentle techniques to ensure your experience is as painless as possible.
WIll I get adjusted on the first visit?
Every situation is different. The Doctor will conduct an evaluation to determine the most effective treatment plan for your particular situation.
Is chiropractic safe?
Chiropractic is a non-invasive, drug-free discipline meaning that the risks associated with it are very low. Adverse events are very rare and each patient will be thoroughly assessed by the Doctor for any risks prior to commencing care.
Will I need to remove my clothes?
Many treatments/examinations do not require the removal of any clothing. The Doctor will only ask to remove your clothing if abosolute necessary to facilititate treatment. In this circumstance a gown will be provided as an appropriate alternative.
How long before I feel better?
Many patients will notice instant relief following their first adjustments; others may take longer to respond. Various factors will affect initial symptomatic relief, including length and severity of the presenting concern, along with other comorbid conditions and compliance to recommendations.
Is chiropractic safe for children?
Yes! Many families benefit from chiropractic care for their children, from infancy through teenage years, for various health concerns and ongoing wellness care. Chiropractic provides safe, gentle and natural solutions for your child.
If I start care, do I need to continue regularly?
The Doctor is always glad to help and is capable of supporting your needs whether you are in acute pain, recovering from an injury or are interested in maintaining a wellness lifestyle.