Chiropractic care may also be used to provide symptomatic relief for patients with chronic conditions. Treating the musculoskeletal elements of such disorders, chiropractic treatment has been shown to improve the general well-being of the patient.
Reasons to seek chiropractic care:
Chiropractic Adjustments / Mobilizations
Soft Tissue Therapy
In combination to chiropractic adjustments and mobilizations, Dr. Le uses non-invasive physical modalities as that of Interferential Current (IFC), Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS), therapeutic Ultrasound and Low-Level Laser to promote the healing process. Such modalities are used to decrease pain, reduce inflammation and promote tissue regeneration. All providing a safe and effective alternative to pharmacological approaches and have been used extensively to help manage pain, edema, and inflammation due to soft tissue irritation from trauma or degenerative changes.
Activator Method Technique
The Activator Method technique is a diagnostic and treatment system used to treat many types of back pain, neck pain and headaches. The Activator Method uses a small, hand-held instrument called the Activator instrument to deliver a gentle impulse force to the spine with the goal of restoring motion to the targeted spinal vertebra or joint. It is a gentle and effective alternative to the traditional manual form of spinal manipulation.
In order to change dysfunctional posture or movement patterns, exercises are prescribed to increase flexibility and improve overall strength. Exercises will be specific to you lifestyle, and can include exercises to help with occupational or sport-specific needs.