Treating a condition in your body starts with the proper strategy. Depending on your concerns, you may benefit from chiropractic care. At the Bossier Chiropractic Diagnostic & Treatment Center, a professional provides the care and treatment you need with spinal adjustments.

What are Spinal Adjustments?

Spinal adjustments refer to a manipulation of the back and spine. By manipulating the vertebrae in your spine, a professional reduces the pressure in your back and encourages your body to heal.

An adjustment improves the alignment of your spine and treats different factors that cause physical pain in your back and body. The goal of an adjustment is relief from the symptoms you experience while your body heals from the underlying cause of your discomfort. 

Conditions a Chiropractor in Bossier City Treats with an Adjustment

A chiropractor in Bossier City treats a variety of conditions and concerns with a spinal adjustment. The exact treatments we recommend for your body depend on the situation and the cause of your pain. 

Common conditions we may treat with an adjustment or spinal manipulation include:

  • General back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Whiplash
  • Injuries to the lower back or the spine
  • Sciatica, which may stem from lifestyle factors or an injury
  • Headaches and migraines, particularly when it starts after an accident or relates to spinal conditions
  • Herniated or bulging discs
  • Degenerative disc conditions

Spinal adjustments treat a variety of injuries and concerns related to your back and neck. The treatment focuses on addressing the underlying cause of your pain, so a professional identify the situation before recommending a strategy to encourage your body to heal and recover.

Discussing Your Health with a Chiropractor

When you decide to seek treatment from a chiropractor for back pain, neck pain or another discomfort in your body, you want to feel comfortable with the process. In our clinic, we listen to your concerns before recommending a treatment strategy. We may also ask questions about your health or your medical history to ensure that a treatment works with your goals.

We use a spinal adjustment as part of a comprehensive treatment strategy for your back, neck or body. We may suggest the treatment to alleviate pressure on your nerves or as part of a holistic plan of action. We also use the treatment to help with specific symptoms when it may stem from poor alignment. You want to discuss the factors contributing to your pain with a professional before you start any treatment for your discomfort. If you were involved in an accident, then inform a chiropractor before starting treatment for an accurate diagnosis of the underlying problems. An accurate diagnosis ensures that you have the right type of treatment for your back and spine.

Treating your pain or a condition that causes discomfort is a process. In our clinic, we identify the cause of your discomfort before developing a custom treatment strategy. To learn more about our treatments, call (318) 747-5855 today.