The normal function of your spine and nervous system is of vital importance to your health. Chiropractic care focuses on improving the function and balance of your spine and nervous system to support your body’s natural state of well-being. At Ortho Integrative Medicine in Clearwater, FL, the health care team utilizes many innovative chiropractic care techniques to prevent and treat common health and pain conditions. To schedule your chiropractic care appointment, call the office today, or book online at any time.
What is Chiropractic Care?
Chiropractic care is a specialized area of medicine focused on supporting your body’s natural ability to heal itself. The team at Ortho Integrative Medicine believes your body has a natural tendency towards health, not disease. Proper nervous system function, along with good nutrition, exercise, positive mental attitude, and adequate rest, is crucial to maintaining good health and a sense of well-being.
At Ortho Integrative Medicine, the team takes a holistic and comprehensive approach to your health, using various chiropractic techniques and alternative therapies to restore the normal function of your spine and nervous system.
What are Chiropractic Care Techniques?
The team at Ortho Integrative Medicine dedicates itself to providing the best possible care to help you achieve your wellness goals. Some of the chiropractic care techniques include:
Diversified TechniqueThe Diversified Technique is a type of chiropractic care that involves high-velocity, low amplitude thrust for spinal subluxation (joint misalignment).
Full spine adjustingFull spine adjusting is a hands-on chiropractic technique aimed at restoring spinal alignment. During full spine adjusting, your chiropractor uses controlled, sudden force to restore spinal mobility and function. In addition to full spine adjusting, the chiropractic team also offers extremity adjustments to improve mobility and function of other joints.
Thompson TechniqueThe Thompson Technique is a chiropractic care technique that utilizes a segmental drop table, which enhances the force placed on the spinal joint undergoing adjustment.
Activator Method®With the Activator Method, the team uses a device to assist in joint adjustment.
KT Tape® and Rocktape™Chiropractic care at Ortho Integrative Medicine also includes the use of kinesiology taping. The practice is KT Tape, and Rocktape certified. When professionally applied, KT Tape and Rocktape support your body’s natural healing powers.
Who is a Good Candidate for Chiropractic Care?
Ortho Integrative Medicine offers a wide variety of techniques so the practice can cater chiropractic care to any type of patient, from newborns to 98-year-olds, and everyone in-between. The team offers preventive spinal examinations to adjust spinal misalignments before they turn into health issues.
Chiropractic care is available to support general health and wellness, as well as to treat many pain conditions, such as:
- Migraines and headaches
- Neck pain and arm pain
- Low back pain and sciatica
- Shoulder pain
The team at Ortho Integrative Medicine conducts your IV therapy at the office. The medical professional inserts an IV line in your arm and then starts your treatment. The length of your IV therapy depends on your specific nutrient needs, but generally takes an hour or less. After your IV therapy, you may feel more energized and focused. There’s no need for downtime after your session. To learn more about the benefits of IV therapy and how it can optimize your health and wellness, call Ortho Integrative Medicine or book an appointment online today.