In our family oriented practice, we treat patients of all ages. Children in particular are excellent candidates for chiropractic care because their spines respond so well to the chiropractic adustment. Examining a child’s spine is very important, because running through it is the spinal cord containing billions of nerve fibers that send messages and energy from the brain to every part of the body. Think of the different things that can cause changes in a child's spine - the birthing process alone is actually quite traumatic. Then as the child grows and begins to sit, crawl, walk, run, and begin recreational activity in later years, the spine reacts to different biomechanical changes that occur. Getting your child evaluated by our doctors will allow them to be in optimal...
“Some people claim they are ‘too busy’ to attend to something as ‘minor’ as nagging back pain,” says Dr. Todd Staker.
Dr. Ben Schemmel: “Others, in today’s uncertain economic environment, put caring for themselves way down on their ‘To-Do’ list, and we think that is an unfortunate mistake. The old saying, ‘An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’ is absolutely true when we’re talking about the health of the spine.
“That nagging back problem, left untreated, could develop into a long-term, chronic problem. More than 80 percent of adults in the U.S. will experience back pain, and we want to help prevent these symptoms from progressing to spinal degeneration." says Dr. Williams. Read Full Article