Chiropractic Care for Subluxation in Houston
Your Houston Chiropractor Dr. Gregory Johnson, is an award-winning Chiropractor, who has decades of experience providing Chiropractic care to patients with vertebral subluxations. Subluxation is the result of abnormal separation or misalignment of the vertebrae or spinal joints, which affects the nerve communication between the brain and the body. It a very common condition and usually occurs in women and older adults aged 40 or older.
Causes of Subluxation
Subluxation occurs at any age and some of the causes are physical, toxins and stress. Subluxation can be caused by trauma due to physical impact and this can occur while playing sports or while sleeping in a bad position. It can also result from toxins due to poor diet because chemicals can throw your internal balance off and cause the muscles to contract. Stress is another possible cause of subluxation because tension can cause the muscles around the neck and upper back to tighten.
Conditions Resulting from Subluxation
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Leg pain
- Sports injuries
- bursitis and tendonitis
- spinal arthritis (spondylosis)
Symptoms of Subluxation
If the vertebral subluxation is causing nerve compression, this would result in neck and back pain. There are many possible causes of subluxation and symptoms can vary from person to person. The most common symptoms are:
- Dizziness or balance problems
- Reduced range of motion or spinal mobility
- Spinal muscle tightness, weakness or spasms
- Pain, numbness or tingling sensation in the extremities
- Joint pain, soreness or tenderness
Note: Even though Your Houston Chiropractor, Dr. Gregory Johnson does not diagnose or treat acid reflux/hiatal hernia/GERD the disease he sees a lot of patients who suffer from acid reflux/hiatal hernia/GERD symptoms which many of his patients report/(reviews) that they don’t have as many acid reflux/hiatal hernia/GERD symptoms when Dr. Johnson adjusts the vertebral subluxations of the thoracic spine and rib cage front and back which is in his scope of practice in Texas. Your Houston Chiropractor Dr. Gregory Johnson wants to be perfectly clear when scheduling an appointment that he does not diagnose or treat any disease processes and will only accept you as a patient for bio mechanical conditions of the spine and/or extremities. Dr. Johnson is a Chiropractor, not a medical doctor and provides Chiropractic adjustments only to his patients without the use of other therapeutic modalities.
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For more information on Chiropractic care for subluxation, contact Advanced Chiropractic Relief LLC by clicking here to schedule a chiropractic consultation with Dr. Johnson.
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