A chiropractic treatment plan can alleviate your pain and help you get on the road to recovery. But, what can you do between treatments to help you feel better? Massage Massage can be very valuable to some patients at certain phases of treatment. But, there are times when a massage may actually work against what your chiropractor is trying to accomplish. For instance, if you have a lot … [Read more...] about Using Heat, Ice, Massage & Ointments with Chiropractic Care
Patients, if it has been more than a year since you have been to see us, you can use the Gift Certificates you received in the mail for yourself! Didn't receive them? Have questions? Give us a call! … [Read more...] about Calling all former patients!
Petting a dog is known to decrease heart rate, slow breathing, and aid in relaxation. At Alexander Chiropractic, our friendly little Clara stands ready to help. She puts a smile on the faces of our patients with a welcoming smile of her own. Clara is a Welsh Corgi and is mild-mannered, calm and sweet. She loves our patients and is great at helping all of our patients, even the littlest … [Read more...] about Our Therapy Dog, Clara, Helps Patients feel Welcome
The answer is pretty easy. Your spinal joints, in various places, have LOCKED UP. This happens after an old injury heals, but the joint heals frozen. An example is, you sprain your wrist, tape it up, and after a couple of weeks you remove the tape and the joint is very stiff. If you didn't do something to restore the lost range of motion, the wrist would develop fixation, and arthritis … [Read more...] about Ask the Doc: How Did my Back Get This Way?