Chiropractic General FAQ

Advanced Chiropractic Relief answers some of the most common questions about chiropractic treatment and the conditions treated. Below are answers to the most commonly asked questions.

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Chiropractic treats patients of all ages and wide range of health conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, involving the muscles, ligaments and joints, such as subluxation which causes hiatal hernia, back pain, neck pain, chronic pain, herniated disc, sciatica, migraine headaches and more.
Chiropractic treatment or manipulation is considered one of the safest, most effective, non-invasive and drug-free available for the treatment of neuromusculoskeletal conditions. Although chiropractic has an excellent safety record, no health treatment is completely free of potential complications or adverse effects. However, the risks associated with chiropractic treatment is minimal. Most patients report feeling pain relief following chiropractic treatment. Some patients experience mild soreness, discomfort, stiffness or aching following chiropractic spinal manipulations, which usually goes within 24 hours.
Choose the right Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in Houston with decades of experience and expertise in providing chiropractic treatment. Research on the internet or request referral from your physician or healthcare provider, friends and families. Houston Chiropractors, Dr. Gregory Johnson and Dr. Dr. Eric Juntunen, do not require referrals. Check and contact your health plan for any specific referral requirements. Most insurance plans allow you to jcall and schedule an appointment with a chiropractor. You can also contact Advanced Houston Chiropractor at 281-405-2611 for more information.
Yes. Chiropractic care is widely recognized as one of the safest, drug-free and non-invasive form of treatment for various health conditions, injuries and disorders. It has an excellent safety record. Its conservative and natural approach to health helps patients avoid invasive procedures or addictive drugs. The risks associated with chiropractic are is very small. Many patients feel immediate relief following chiropractic treatment, although some may experience mild soreness, just as they do after some forms of exercise, which usually fades within 24 hours.
Most health insurance companies— such as workers’ compensation, Medicare, some Medicaid plans, and Blue Cross Blue Shield plans for federal employees— cover the cost of chiropractic treatment.
 

Hiatal Hernia FAQ

Yes, chiropractic care can help treat hiatal hernia. At Advanced Chiropractic Relief, our chiropractors can help with hiatal hernia and help you feel better and improve your quality of life. If you suffer from hiatal hernia, our Houston chiropractors, Dr. Gregory Johnson and Dr. Eric Juntunen, offers effective chiropractic treatment options that can help.
Hiatal hernia may not present with any symptoms. If it does, it is usually associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Associated symptoms may include the following chest pain due to heartburn, nausea, dizziness, burping, vomiting or retching, difficulty swallowing, rapid production of large amount of saliva in the mouth due to acid reflux. Chiropractic care can help address these symptoms.
 
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Back Pain FAQ

Back pain can be caused by injuries, nerve problems, and may also include no identifiable cause.
Yes, chiropractic treatment can help treat back pain and relieve painful symptoms. It helps better manage the underlying factors that are causing the back pain. Chiropractic treatment may involve one or more manual chiropractic adjustments in which chiropractors manipulate the joints to help improve or restore range and quality of motion and prevent further injury. Chiropractors may also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise and physical rehabilitation into the comprehensive treatment plan.
 
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Weight Loss FAQ

Chiropractic care can assist in weight loss and help people battling obesity. The main advantage of chiropractic based weight loss program is it works to help you lose weight for good It includes nutritional guidance, behavior modification and physical activity.
At Advanced Chiropractic Relief, our chiropractors tackle patient’s weight problems using natural, holistic approach. Weight loss treatment program is personalized based on the patient’s unique needs. Later, they come up with both a diet plan and proper physical exercises that suits the needs of the patient.
 
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