How Long Will It Take?
vary. Some patients get results quickly. Others find
their recovery takes several months or longer. Children
often respond quickly, while adults with long-standing
spinal problems heal more slowly. The healing process
There are three stages of chiropractic care. Periodic
progressive examinations help determine the course of
your care. Once you understand true health, you may want
some type of ongoing chiropractic care. Like brushing
your teeth, eating wholesome foods, and other healthy
habits, a regular chiropractic checkup makes sense. How
long you decide to benefit from chiropractic care is
always up to you.
- INITIAL INTENSIVE
CARE -This is usually where most patients begin
their chiropractic care. Visits can be frequent,
depending upon the severity of your condition. The
primary focus is to reduce or eliminate your most
- REHABILITATIVE CARE
-With your ache or pain diminished, the objective is
to stabilize spinal function and promote a more
complete healing. Muscles and soft tissues of the
spine are strengthened during this stage of care,
helping to avoid a relapse.
- MAINTENANCE CARE
-With the maximum restoration of spinal function
many patients enjoy regular chiropractic
"check-ups." This type of preventitive, wellness
care can save time and money by helping prevent
little problems from becoming serious.