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Chiropractic

Doctors United’s Chiropractic and Massage Therapists are highly trained individuals who consistently deliver the highest quality of care. When a patient arrives, he or she receives care and examination from a Doctor of Chiropractic to pinpoint areas of chronic pain, release tension and improve joint movement. After this evaluation, the patient receives a 30 minute outcome-based massage directed by the chiropractor. Our Board Certified Massage Therapists specialize in medical massage techniques aimed at diagnosing and targeting each patient’s specific pain point. These techniques are proven to improve healing and recovery time.

Our chiropractic treatment

Chiropractic is the treatment of the spine and structural gateway between the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) and all organs, muscles, bones, and skin. These structures are all innervated by nerves extending from the spinal cord through the joints of one’s spinal column. Our philosophy on chiropractic treatment aims to heal patients by maintaining a drug free, non surgical approach to treating Injuries and Illnesses.

Chiropractic manipulation

Spinal adjustment is a specific application of forces to facilitate the body’s correction of nerve interference. The forces need to be applied with the right amount of pressure in the proper direction at the proper time. Usually this is done with the doctor’s hands but it can also be done with adjusting instruments.

The adjustment is to correct or reduce nerve interference. Often symptoms are relieved as a result because a symptom is your body’s warning signal that something is wrong. If you have no symptoms but visit a chiropractor for a wellness checkup you will not have an adjustment unless nerve interference is detected.

Many patients report a feeling of peace and relaxation after an adjustment. It often leads to increased energy and improved sleep. Sometimes symptoms begin to improve after the first adjustment.

Who can benefit from chiropractic treatment?

Simply put anyone with symptoms of joint pain, back pain, sciatica, frequent headaches or other problems that stem from minor trauma to the spine or joints can benefit from chiropractic treatment. Chiropractic care is also excellent for the prevention and treatment of sports injuries due to the optimizing effect chiropractic treatment can have on a athletes musculo-skeletal ability.

Chiropractic treatment options

The following treatment options are utilized by the staff at Doctors United during Chiropractic appointments.

  • Chiropractic Adjustment
  • Chiropractic Traction 
  • Myofascial Release Therapy
  • Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Stim With Ultrasound
  • Stretching and Strengthening

Schedule an appointment with a local chiropractor

With four office locations in Westchester and the Bronx, Doctors United makes it easy to get seen by a chiropractor.

Ardsley: (914) 693-8787 or 1 Bridge St, Ardsley, NY 10502
South Bronx: (718) 589-9588 or 907 E Tremont Ave, Bronx, NY 10460
White Plains: (914) 328-6080 or 174 Grand St, White Plains, NY 10601
Yonkers: (914) 968-5125 or 340 S Broadway, Yonkers, NY 10705
North Bronx (718) 405-0205 or 741 East 233rd St, Bronx, NY 10466

 

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