An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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This is baby Ryan getting his first Chiorpactic adjustment at 4 months old. He was demonstrating colic like symptoms with irregular sleep patterns throughout the day. After a series of Adjustments and removing pressure off of his sacrum Ryan is doing much better.
It is not uncommon to see misalignments in baby's spines after birth due to the amount of pressure they are put through during the process.
This is Dr. Anish H Patel devoting his time treating Football players at Fivay High School in Hudson, Florida during their 2010 season. The performance of the body during athletics is more dependent on the spine than any other part of the skeletal system. While regarding throwing, punching, jumping, running, swimming or even kicking, for example, the arms or legs utilize the spine as their base. Muscle contraction and flexibility and joint mobility are essential for optimum performance. Spinal integrity is necessary for this to happen properly.
Sports injuries can be a very real problem for all athletes Family Chiropractic Center for Wellness welcomes sports injuries for treatment. If you are a sportsman or sportswoman of any age, you have probably suffered or will suffer from at least one of the following conditions at some time:
Strains, sprains, tendonitis, bursitis, tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, carpal tunnel, frozen shoulder, back pain, neck pain- the list goes on and on.
Chiropractic- particularly sports chiropractic- can be of enormous benefit in treating and preventing sports-related injuries and improving athletic performance, as many world-class athletes can attest. Most elite athletes use chiropractic care to optimize performance and to maximize injury recovery. It is safe to say that most; if not all professional sports teams have their own personal chiropractors for exactly these reasons.