Conditions which Chiropractic Care can help

One of the largest primary-contact health care professions, chiropractic is a non-invasive, hands-on health care discipline that focuses on the neuromusculoskeletal system.

Chiropractors practice a manual approach, providing diagnosis, treatment and preventative care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, nervous system and joints.

Chiropractors use a combination of treatments, all of which are predicated on the specific needs of the individual patient. After taking a complete history and diagnosing a patient, a chiropractor can develop and carry out a comprehensive treatment/management plan, recommend therapeutic exercise and other non-invasive therapies, and provide dietary and lifestyle counselling.

For many conditions, such as lower back pain, chiropractic care is frequently the primary method of treatment. Where other conditions exist, chiropractic care may complement or support medical treatment by relieving the neuromusculoskeletal aspects associated with the condition.

Chiropractic care may also be used to provide symptomatic relief for patients with chronic conditions. According to patient surveys, by treating the neuromusculoskeletal elements of such disorders, chiropractic treatment has been shown to improve the general well-being of the patient.

There are many reasons to seek chiropractic care (see conditions treated below).

Chiropractic is a regulated health profession, recognized by statute in all Canadian provinces and American states. Millions of patients rely on chiropractic care to help them live healthy, active lives.

Common Conditions Treated:

* Back Pain
* Neck Pain
* Whiplash
* Shoulder Pain
* Tendonitis
* Arthritis
* Headaches
* Sports Injuries
* Work Injuries
* Motor Vehicle Injuries
* Postural Pain/Tension
* Limited Range of Motion
* Wrist/Hand Problems
* Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI)
* Knee Injuries
* Sprain/Strain
* Ankle/Foot Problems
* TMJ/Jaw Problems
* General Health and Well-Being


“The game of life requires the edge that chiropractic care provides.”

Jerry Rice, Pro Bowl football player

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Sinclair Wellness Centre

228-757 Hastings West
at Cordova and Howe next to Waterfront Station