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Low Back Pain

This is the most common reason for people finding Chiropractic and there are many different causes of low back pain. It is thought that up to 80% of the population suffer from some form of back pain at some time in their lives. Back Pain can be a debilitating problem leading to stress, anxiety and more back pain, many people …

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Leg, Knee, Ankle & Foot Pain

Due to the repetitive nature of many jobs and poor sitting posture, undue stress can be applied to the joints in the leg and lower back. The stress applied to the leg may also be coming from the feet as the arches in the foot are shown to drop in many people. This lowered arch problem can lead to knee pain, hip …

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Headache & Migraine Headache

We’ve seen thousands of new patients and in a lot of cases when we ask the question: “Do you suffer from headaches?” The response is “Not really…..just the normal amount”. When we ask how often they occur, it is amazing to discover how many of you think having 2-3 headaches a week is normal or even expected. Even worse is …

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Shoulder Pain

We often find in our practice that this term is heavily misused, as any chronic shoulder pain is wrongly referred to as frozen shoulder. Shoulder problems can be very complex with many causes. Through tests chiropractors can determine the cause of the pain and help the problem. What is Frozen Shoulder? Medically known as Adhesive Capsulitis, it is an inflammation of …

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Elbow, Hand & Wrist Pain

Modern living tends to be a stressful mix of desk and computer work that can play havoc with the neck, and arm. Many people suffer from neck, shoulder or arm pain in their lives, and therefore seek help for these complaints. Due to the repetitive nature of many jobs and with poor sitting posture undue stress can be applied to …

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Whiplash

What is Whiplash? Whiplash is defined medically as “A sudden, moderate-severe strain affecting the bones, discs, muscles, nerves, or tendons of the neck”… The injury to the joints in the spine is caused by the spine rapidly moving forwards and backwards too fast for the muscles to protect the joints from injury. Is it always from a car accident? No, whiplash is …