Chiropractic treatment will vary depending on your presentation and symptoms. Our health philosophy is hands-on, natural
alternative therapy for symptom relief (such as neck pain, low back pain, loss of mobility and some headaches), with a
focus on prevention and rehabilitation.
At ChiroCure Clinic our chiropractors aim to find the cause of the problem as well as treating the symptoms.
Our services correct joint dysfunction of the spine and extremities to correctly align the body's musculoskeletal structure, so that the nervous system is functioning at its best which allows your body to do the same.
Chiropractic treatment can be applied with various techniques to the following areas of the body: muscles, joints, bones, cartilage and ligaments and tendons; particularly around the spine. Our Chiropractors can combine their treatment with other natural therapies, supplements or adjuncts; some of which include: remedial massage therapy, Osteopathy, Myotherapy, posture and ergonomic advice, therapeutic pillows for sleep, back supports and bracing, home exercise programs and natural anti-inflammatory creams which can contribute to faster and more effective rehabilitation.
Chiropractic adjusting techniques involve a high velocity-low amplitude thrust to a designated area, usually to one or more spinal vertebrae.
Adjustments help to:
Your first appointment with one of our chiropractors will include a detailed history, where you will be ask you about pain, stiffness, areas of concern & other chiropractic health-related problems.
They will perform a full body chiropractic assessment and physical exam, with a posture scan, range of movement and osteopathic testing to accurately diagnose your condition.
Practitioners will explain their findings and discuss the treatment options that will be right for you, offer some recommendations for the best treatment plan moving forward, home advice and scheduling for future appointments.
Our chiropractors may refer you to have x-ray imaging, if necessary, which is bulk billed by Medicare
During a regular visit our Chiropractors will treat you with use of adjustments and other techniques if necessary, they will also provide you with other support you may need through your recovery.
Our qualified team of Chiropractors and allied health practitioners will educate you on what you can do to avoid injury or ongoing pain and answer any questions you may have.
Many individuals seek chiropractic care because they are in pain or experiencing other unpleasant symptoms. The primary goal for relief care at ChiroCure Clinic in St Kilda is to increase the function of the spine and nervous system, alleviating pain and symptoms as quickly as possible.
Once pain and symptoms have been significantly reduced, care is continued in order to prevent re-occurrence of symptoms. The primary goal is to restore the structure & function of the spine & nervous system, by adding in stretching & strengthening exercises.
Once structure and function of the spine and nervous system has been restored or improved, or your pain has decreased, our primary goal is support you in maintaining improved spinal health and function, while managing re-injury or repetitive episodes.
Home care with supportive rehab programs and advice will play a large role in this phase of care. We want to encourage patients to take hold of their own health and wellness by offering ongoing support and review for goal setting, so that you can continue to perform at your highest level.