Find a Chiropractor

Recommendations for a Good Chiropractor

Chiropractic is a profession with a wide variety of practice techniques. This can make it a challenge to select the best chiropractor. In order to find a chiropractor, the best place to start is with a Primary Care Physician. A Physical Therapist or Spine Specialist may also have a good recommendation. It also helps to ask friends, co-workers, and neighbors. Although, it is important to be cautious. One person’s definition of the best chiropractor may be different for another person. It is important to find a chiropractor who can meet an individual’s specific needs. In general, if multiple people recommend the same chiropractor, chances are good that the chiropractor is reliable.

Find a Chiropractor

Find a Chiropractor

Interviewing a Chiropractor

Before starting treatment, it is usually the best to request an in office consultation. This will help you learn more about the chiropractor and their techniques. Ask about how long the chiropractor has been in practice. It is also beneficial to know what kind of techniques are used and how that will help your specific issue. It is important to feel comfortable with the chiropractor and the clinic. This will help with an overall positive treatment experience. It will also help find a chiropractor that suits you.

Background Research on Chiropractors

In order to find a chiropractor one may want to do some research. Patients may want to research if there are any disciplinary actions against the chiropractor. This information can be found from each state’s website. Patients can also check to see if the chiropractor’s college is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education. Selecting any health care professional for treatment is something that should be done with care. Do not feel compelled to be treated by the first chiropractor interviewed.

Chiropractic Techniques

There are many different chiropractic techniques. Some doctors of chiropractic perform joint manipulation with their hands only. Some chiropractors use various instruments. Some chiropractors use a quick, firm manipulation, while others use a lighter touch. Some patients prefer the immediate feeling of relief offered by joint popping. Others may cringe at the thought of their joints popping. Some patients prefer low-force technique. It is up the patient to find a chiropractor that offers a technique that best suits them.

Common Chiropractic Plans

Chiropractors do everything in their power to help their patients feel better. Chiropractors want a patient to see improvement with as little treatments as possible. They also give advice on how to avoid future problems. They can help reduce pain by evaluating lifestyle, ergonomics, posture, orthotics and diet. They may also prescribe a stretching regimen to help reduce pain. If improvement is noted, then a tapering of treatment frequency may be recommended. It is important to find a chiropractor that follows these guidelines.

ProAdjuster Chiropractic Clinic

If you are unsure about what kind of chiropractic care is right for you, visit us at the ProAdjuster Chiropractic Clinic. We offer a $15 tour visit. This visit allows you to see the office, meet the staff and doctor, and learn about the Pulstar ProAdjuster. It also allows you to see if chiropractic care is the right option for you. The Pulstar ProAdjuster is a great tool for patients who are nervous about chiropractic care. It treats Nerve Impingement Syndrome without any popping, cracking turning or twisting. To schedule a tour visit, give us a call at (757) 473-9900 (option 1).  Check us out at