Alternative Pet Pain Therapies

 

Animal Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic care is an alternative to drug therapy for suffering pets, and a form of preventative health care for well pets too. Treatment works by restoring the joints and spine to normal alignment and function. This alignment helps re-establish the body’s signals through the nervous system, eliminates stress to joints, and corrects displacement of the vertebra for more flexibility and proper movement.

 

The word “chiropractic” derives from the Greek language and means “to practice with the hands.” Chiropractors use their hands to apply an adjustment, which is a specific and gentle correction, to the affected joint. Most animals enjoy being adjusted and are relaxed during the treatment. After being adjusted, many owners report that their pet takes a nice long nap and then is more energetic and active!

 

Pets that Benefit from Chiropractic
All animals can benefit from chiropractic care. Common reasons that pets are seen for chiropractic treatments include:
• Sore pets — Those with symptoms of pain, such as limping, difficulty in climbing or jumping, favoring a leg or side of the body, moaning when attempting to move, and recoiling from touch
• Seniors — Older pets with stiff joints or age-related diseases such as arthritis
• Athletes — Working or competitive animals striving to maintain optimum condition
• Obese pets — Combined with an exercise and nutritional plan, these chiropractic patients are more comfortable while being restored to overall health and mobility
• Post-surgical pets — Combined with physical therapy and rehabilitation procedures, chiropractic is an effective way to promote a quick and full recovery

 

In addition, certain skin conditions, urinary problems, intestinal issues, and behavioral concerns related to pain may be improved or eliminated through chiropractic care.

 

Before booking your appointment make sure that you have a qualified Certified Member of the College of Animal Chiropractors. To find one near you go to www.collegeofanimalchiropractors.org

 

Call SpineWise Bowmanville to book an appointment with our top Chiropractors. Call 905-623-8388

 

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HOW DOES the PROADJUSTER’S ANALYSIS WORK?

 

The PROADJUSTER is the most advanced Chiropractic analysis and treatment instrument in existence today. This technological marvel can help you return to a healthier lifestyle where you may no longer have to live with a persistent painful condition. Let us HELP YOU!

 

STAGES OF CARE:

 

FIRST our doctors will engage in a one-on-one conversation with you to determine your medical history, and the causes of your problem so that the adjustment and treatment procedures can then be customized to fit the patient’s needs.

 

PINPOINT ANALYSIS BY THE PROADJUSTER

 

The next step in evaluation and treatment is to use the ProAdjuster’s sophisticated computer analysis to pinpoint the problem areas. The instrument introduces a small mechanical force into the body and measures the response through a system of sensors and software. The waveform that is produced when the technology is employed is similiar to a fingerprint of the material being tested. The information is then charted graphically on a computer, so your doctor can find and keep track the problem areas on each and every visit. Now that’s putting analysis on a whole new level!

 

GETTING THE PERFECT ADJUSTMENT

 

Your doctor will then begin treatment with the PROADJUSTER by applying Resonant Force Impulses precisely to the affected areas. You will receive gentle, effective treatment to that area reducing the subluxation. This will relieve the pressure on the nerve, allow the nerve to heal and restore the nerve’s ability to freely transmit signals to the brain. In addition, your doctor may again take readings after the adjustment to compare results.

 

COMBINE TRADITON WITH TECHNOLOGY

 

When a Chiropractor palpates your spine, they are checking for joint fluidity, motion and or rigidity. Improper motion effecting the nerve function is called a subluxation. In a similar fashion to palpation, the PROADJUSTER can determine whether the vertebra motion is too rigid or too fluid. However, instead of using the doctor’s judgment as to what areas are hyper-mobile or hypo-mobile, the PROADJUSTER measures exact levels of motion. Therefore, it can isolate a problem faster and more accurately than manual procedures. And most importantly, it will help relieve the pain!

 

 

 

Come into SpineWise Bowmanville today to try our PROADJUSTER. Located at 161 King St. East Bowmanville, Ontario 905-623-8388

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