It can’t be so bad to have a friend pop your back for you, can it? It turns out it can. When you crack your fingers, your joints become separated which causes a cavity to form resulting in the popping noise we’re all familiar with. Your back works the same way.
Here are three reasons you should see a chiropractor instead of taking on the task of chiropractic work yourself.
Chiropractors are Highly Trained
Chiropractors go through hundreds or even thousands of hours of training to be able to perform very specific adjustments which can deliver long-term relief from pain. A professional can evaluate you to see exactly where joint problems occur and cause pain to be able to provide an adjustment that is precise in restoring mobility and decreasing pain.
Relief is Long-Lasting
A chiropractor goes through rigorous training to be able to provide the services that he or she provides. Instead of providing only a temporary respite from your pain, a chiropractor will perform a thorough exam to find out exactly what’s going on. Because your chiropractor knows the exact source of the problem, he or she can address it more thoroughly and provide relief that is long-lasting.
New Patients Get a Free Exam
At Progressive Health and Rehab, we offer our new patients a free exam which includes your consultation, a chiropractic exam, two spinal x-rays (if you need them), and a report of what we find. Once we know what’s wrong, we will work with you to fix it!