Scarborough chiropractor, Dr. Nicholas Chow has helped many patients overcome their pain, improve their strength and mobility, and return to living life the way they want.
Whether you have neck pain, back pain, headaches, stiff joints, tight muscles, sciatica, or any other musculoskeletal condition, Dr. Chow has the knowledge, experience, and skills to help you find the root cause of your symptoms so that you can get back to living life to the fullest.
Chiropractic is a healthcare profession that focuses on the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of conditions related to the musculoskeletal system.
Chiropractors are well known for treating dysfunctions of the spine which can have profound effects on the nervous system and one's overall health.
By using hands-on techniques that address the root cause of your symptoms, you can expect a safe, effective, natural treatment for your pain and health concerns.
What Are The Benefits Of Chiropractic Care?
Few musculoskeletal condition result from one specific incident. Most of the time, it is the accumulation of stress on the body caused by postural abnormalities, muscular imbalances, and movement dysfunctions.
Our bodies are only able to tolerate so much stress, and when that capacity is exceeded it can manifest as joint stiffness, muscle tightness, fascial adhesions, neural tension, and many more physiological changes that ultimately lead to pain and functional impairement.
Regular chiropractic visits will not only help relieve the build up of stress in the body, but we can help you identify and correct the root causes of your stress, and teach you various strategies to build up your tolerance.
Being experts of the musculoskeletal system, chiropractors can help you manage and treat a variety of conditions related to the spine, joints, nerves, bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and soft tissues.
Some common complaints that a chiropractor can help with are:
- Low Back Pain
- Neck Pain and Whiplash
- Headaches and Migraines
- Shoulder Pain
- Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Thoracic and Shoulder Blade Pain
- Rib Dysfunction
- Hip Pain
- Knee Pain
- Shin Splints
- Calf Strains
- Ankle Sprains
- Achilles / Heel Pain
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Jaw Pain / TMD
- And Many More!!
The technique is performed by applying a light pressure to the joint that is stuck followed by a quick, shallow thrust to restore optimal motion.
Sometimes a popping sound can be heard, which results as nitrogen gas trapped in the joint gets released.
Chiropractic Can Help Various Patients Achieve Their Goals
At Evomotion Health and Wellness, our chiropractors take a very individualized and evidence-based approach to your care.
The diagnosis, your physical limitations, your goals of treatment, your occupation and hobbies, and the presence of any other physical or mental health condition, can all influence the best course of action to resolve your issue.
Depending on your specific needs and situation, your treatment plan may or may not include:
- Chiropractic Adjustments
- Soft Tissue Therapy
- Joint Mobilizations
- Percussion and Vibration Therapy
- Heat Therapy
- Posture Correction
- Stability and Strengthening Exercise
- Stretching and Mobility Exercise
- Lifestyle and Nutrition Recommendations
- Ergonomic Assessment and Recommendations
- Referral for Diagnostic Imaging
- Referral to Another Health Professional