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Painful conditions can cause you to work less efficiently and prevent you from engaging in the recreational and social activities you enjoy. A number of different health problems can benefit from chiropractic methods that are designed for your individual needs. At Back On Track Chiropractic & Wellness Center in Birmingham, we treat a great variety of health problems that relate to spinal function, nerve function, and movement.
You may know chiropractic as an effective method of treatment for back pain and damaged disc problems. But chiropractic care can be used to help a variety of other health issues. Headaches, shoulder pain, sciatica, neck pain, arthritis and nerve impingement are just a few of the health issues that can be helped with chiropractic care. The techniques can also relieve discomfort from fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel syndrome, and plantar fasciitis. Almost any condition that involves the musculoskeletal system and its function can benefit from chiropractic techniques.
Most people are familiar with manual adjustment of the spine that helps to re-align structures to relieve pressure on nerves and improve function, but other techniques are also used. Small hand-held instruments can also be used to reduce injury and break-up scar tissue to improve movement. Corrective exercises are used to increase muscle strength to all better mobility. Massage can be used to enhance circulation to affected areas and facilitate healing of tissues. Nutritional counseling is another method used that can encourage rapid healing. And finally, your Birmingham chiropractor can provide lifestyle advice to prevent injury in the future.
Dr. Duca can also help with special problems, such as care for auto accident injuries, sports injuries or work-related problems. We also provide care for children, to heal injuries and ensure proper spinal alignment as they grow. Each patient is provided a comprehensive examination and assessment before an individualized care plan is designed for their specific needs.
Dr. Scott Duca uses his extensive training and experience in chiropractic to help patients in Birmingham, AL and surrounding areas manage a variety of painful health problems. Using a “whole person” approach, we determine the source of health issues and find effective methods to improve wellness. Call Back On Track Chiropractic & Wellness Center today at 205-623-5782 for an appointment to learn more about how chiropractic care can help you feel better and enjoy life more.