Plenty of people across Melbourne have heard of a chiropractor, but many of them are still confused about what a chiropractor can actually do – and with a very refined set of techniques and remedial therapies, you could expect a little confusion. The best chiropractor in Melbourne CBD is tucked away at our Kaya Health Clubs, so read on below to find out more about what a chiropractor can do for you and your wellbeing.
What Is Chiropractic Care?
A chiropractor has been extensively trained in their discipline to embolden our inherent abilities for healing and restoration, without the use of invasive surgeries or medications.
Instead, a chiropractor will focus on the neuromuscular connection of your spine and your nervous system, and work with your body to facilitate healing.
Your chiropractor will assess your spinal structure and how it is affecting your nervous, muscular, and healing systems, as well as your joints. A chiropractor will use these assessments to improve wellbeing and movement, and to minimise suffering for their patients who may be enduring discomfort or pain through the manual adjustment and manipulation of the spine.
A chiropractor can help with:
Spinal joint dysfunction
Numbness and tingling
Rotator cuff injuries
What Should I Expect?
Manual manipulation of the spine uses gentle adjustments, either with specialised instruments or by hand, and these gently encourage the body to become naturally realigned and restore the patient back to health. This realignment process uses targeted procedures, and each corrective procedure is carefully chosen and thoroughly for the patient’s individual needs. Chiropractors also have specialised treatments for children, athletes, and seniors, as well as those with conditions like scoliosis.
Chiropractic care often uses other forms of natural health care to assist the body’s natural recuperation. You will usually receive applicable techniques and advice to take home and implement in your lifestyle, as well as stretching and exercise programs and nutritional advice. A great chiropractor can help you to achieve almost as much healing and growth at home as at your appointments through proper education and knowledge.
Core Fundamentals Of Chiropractic Care
Chiropractors focus their attention on the balance which is struck between the spine and the neuromuscular systems, and how to correctly maintain or restore it.
Many conditions and pains can be alleviated by easing pressure on neurological tissue, and the patient can experience a renewed health and wellbeing.
Kaya Health Clubs is proud to have Michael Murphy on our team for our Kaya members. Michael has worked alongside elite athletes and sports teams for the treatment of sports injuries, as well as in a private hospital setting in surgical rehabilitation. Michael has a special interest in human biomechanics and performance to gain a complete understanding of how the human body operates, and how best to treat any issues that may present themselves.
If you are considering chiropractic care for yourself or for a loved one, come and chat to our friendly team at reception about an appointment or consultation with our chiropractor.