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6 Common Conditions Chiropractors Treat

While body pains might be common for most people, the real problem begins when it turns into chronic pain. According to statistics, around 70 million people in the U.S alone experience some kind of chronic pain. Further research tells us, that lower back pain is one of the most common reasons adults visit a doctor. We don’t just mean any doctor; chiropractors especially are known to treat chronic pain.

If you’re in NYC, we at Atlant Health have helped many patients say goodbye to chronic pain permanently. If you’re in the same boat, here’s a list of problems our experienced chiropractors can help you with:

What Is Chiropractic Care?

Before we get into the details, let’s cover up the basics and understand what chiropractic care is. This is a non-invasive, type of complementary medicine that’s based on the notion that the human body can heal itself via hands-on manipulations from an experienced and trained professional. This doesn’t only help in realigning joints but also leads to pain relief. This can help pain relief in, bonescartilagejoints, connective tissues, and even muscles.

This type of care primarily focuses on spine problems but can help other parts of your body as well. From alleviating pain, reducing muscle tension, increasing blood flow, improving joint movement, correcting posture, and normalizing energy flow, chiropractic care can help boost overall health.

What Kinds of Conditions Does our Chiropractor Treat?

At Atlant Health – Chiropractic and Functional Medicine, we have one of the best and renowned Chiropractor on board. Dr. Aleksander Kanevsky is well known for his  Chiropractic care and functional medicine practice. He’s worked with a massive client base over the years and developed various unique and effective techniques to help musculoskeletal problems. The types of conditions he offers chiropractic care for are:

1. Neck Pain and Posture Correction

From slight discomfort to chronic pain that could lead to disability, neck pain can be challenging to deal with. This usually occurs due to poor sitting posture or excessive use of your phone while sitting. At Atlant Health, our certified chiropractor focuses on treating the root cause of your neck pain. We identify and treat the pain with physical therapy, exercise, and ease neck pain by realigning the spine to ease the tension in your neck muscles. Re-aligning the vertebrae in your neck can help in restoring and ensuring full functioning of the vertebra, and eliminating any muscle spasm.

2.  Lower Back Pain and Radiating Pain

Did you know that about 80% of the adults in the U.S. tend to suffer from lower back pain at some point?  Most of the time, lower back pain is linked with spondylosis. This is when your spine degenerates due to the wear and tear in spine discs as you get older. Some other reasons for lower back pain are strains, sprains, traumatic injury, and spinal stenosis. This is a common problem for people who have poor sleeping and sitting postures. Unlike surgery or injections, chiropractic treatment is an excellent non-invasive alternative that offers long-term results. At Atlant Health, we ensure to offer immediate and effective pain treatment through our exercises and expert manipulation.

3. Headaches

Headaches can affect your quality of life and can act as obstacles in daily work. At Atlant Health we use a targeted methodology and adjust your spine alignment. With spinal manipulation, the tension headaches and tension in your neck can be released. This eliminates any stress that’s on the nervous system. You can expect your body to function more freely normally. This reduced stress and tension help in avoiding headaches or migraines.

4. Sciatica

Did you know the common condition in the U.S, affecting up to 40 % of people? Mild cases of sciatica tend to resolve on their own over time. But, the problem arises when this doesn’t happen, leading to muscles weakness and chronic pain. Applying spinal manipulations helps your herniated disc to rest properly into position, taking the tension of your sciatic nerve. Chiropractic care offers long-term pain management and you don’t have to worry about taking daily medications.

5. Sports Injuries

If you’re a regular player, you’ve probably experienced some degree of pain due to a sports-related injury. These injuries can be treat by realigning different parts of your body for complete functioning. When you are injured, your body experiences a trauma that doesn’t only affect the spine alignment, but also adds stress and strain on your muscles. This in turn affects the nervous system’s ability to communicate effectively from the brain to the other parts of your body. Chiropractic alignment can help relieve aches, pains, and soreness associated with physical exercise.

At Atlant Health, our certified and experienced doctor can treat various types of injuries. Whether it’s sports injuries or even workplace injuries and accident injuries. Chiropractic care involves spinal realignment, which focuses on improving the functioning of your nervous system. Being a non-invasive treatment, Chiropractic addresses short-term health issues as well as long-term ones.

6. Muscle Pain and Joint Pain

When it comes to shoulder pain and problems, there are divided into categories. This includes tendon tear or inflation, fracture, arthritis, and instability. Overuse of your shoulder muscle and trauma due to injury can lead to tenderness and sharp pain. You can trust us at Atlant Health to give you the right treatment. We’re well versed in diagnosing and treating all shoulder problems via exercises, and adjustments. This helps in increasing blood flow and nerve conductivity to your joints and muscles, relieving all kinds of pain.

Chiropractic care holistic treatment. It focuses on full body care and not just any specific areas of your pain. We’ve been in the industry for years and have helped several patients across the area with chronic pain problems. Our certified and experienced Dr. Aleksander Kanevsky is here for you! Whether you’re looking for effective back pain treatment, neck pain, headache treatment, sciatica pain treatment, or sports injuries in NYC, we’re your go-to place! What are you waiting for? Click here to get in contact with us today and learn more about our comprehensive services.

Article by Aleksander Kanevsky, DC, CFMP

At New York City Chiropractic and Functional Medicine Center, Dr. Aleksander Kanevsky provides Chiropractic Care, Bioenergetic Medicine, Functional Medicine and Nutrition. Dr. Kanevsky demonstrates why this type of integrative care is an essential addition to a health care practice. He helps people to achieve quality of life and highest expression of health.

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