Do you suffer from headaches or migraines and want to stop having so many painkillers?
Headaches or migraines are one of the most common reasons that people come to seek drug-free help from our chiropractor.
When you have a headache it can affect every part of your life. It’s more than the pain, it often makes it harder to work, look after your family and do the things you enjoy.
Headaches can affect people of various ages and lifestyles. Some common causes for migraine are stress and tension, Jaw clicking (TMJ) and cervicogenic headaches (originating in the neck, shoulders and spine), followed by migraine.
When people suffering with headaches consult us we firstly ask you questions and do a detailed examination to better understand the type of headache you are experiencing. From this we will formulate a plan based on your unique findings.
A health care profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system and the effects of these disorders on general health. There is an emphasis on manual techniques, including joint adjustment and/or manipulation with a particular focus on subluxations.
If you have particular muscle tension or chronic pain a remedial massage may be for you. Your remedial massage therapist will assess where you need treatment and what may be causing your pain. They’ll perform some tests to see exactly which muscles are giving you trouble and will tailor a treatment plan to suit.