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Chiropractic Treatment can mean many things. It is so because each Doctor of Chiropractic masters a preferred technique and each delivers care within his or her preference. Chiropractic then is many things to different practitioners. We, at InterCare Chiropractic Clinics and InterCare HealthCare Systems rest on science based guidelines. We are a mainstream scientific based practice and physicians but respect the environment of inclusion of alternative thinkers.
The proposed mechanism of therapeutic function of Chiropractic Joint Manipulation is as follows:
There are no "bones out of place". That was an explanation used when modern models where not available or as a way to simplify the process for patients. The fact is that Chiropractors do not put bones back into place in as much as restore function to the joint complex by "freeing" it from adhesions and reflex spasticity that disallows it from functioning the way it should. That is why we prefer the term "Joint Dysfunction" and not "Subluxation" which denotes a spacial and not a structural or functional dis-relation.
As mentioned, our concentrated sessions combine several modalities and muscle rehabilitation strategies to boost your healing process.
We combine, as required: (Click on the name for more information if desired)
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