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When To See A Chiropractor

It can be challenging to live with pain. Chronic pain can make getting through the day difficult, and it can affect your overall quality of life. Many people take medication for their pain. Some take narcotic pain relievers which can be addictive. Before the pain becomes too much to handle, you should see a chiropractor. If you aren’t sure if a chiropractor can help with your particular situation, you should understand when to call a chiropractor.

You Were Involved In an Accident

After an accident, your spine can become misaligned. This can result in neck, back, and shoulder pain. After an accident, you should schedule an appointment to relieve your pain without the need for medication.

Chronic Headaches

Chronic headaches or migraines come on for a variety of reasons. A chiropractor can reduce the severity of your headaches and their frequency with a spinal manipulation. A manipulation can improve blood flow which will increase blood flow to the brain, which can relive the pain. You could also have a misalignment of the neck or spine that are causing your headaches, which could be contributing to your pain.

Joint and Muscle Pain

Before you take a muscle relaxer or a pain reliever for joint and muscle pain, you should see a chiropractor. Your pain could be due to a misalignment of the spine, which can be corrected through chiropractic manipulation.

The Soles Of Your Shoes Wear Out Unevenly

If you notice that the soles of your shoes wear out unevenly, it is a sign that your body is not in proper alignment. If the problem goes untreated, you will soon start to suffer from neck and back pain. Spinal manipulation can realign your spine, preventing a chronic problem in the future.

Limited Range Of Motion

If you cannot move your neck as far in one direction than in the other, your spine could be misaligned. The same is true if your back and neck are not as flexible as they once were. With a chiropractic adjustment, you can regain your range of motion.

Call Peterson Chiropractic Today!

There are many issues that Peterson Chiropractic in West Valley can help with. Our chiropractor will perform an examination to create a treatment plan. With early chiropractic care, we can keep you from living with chronic pain.

Peterson Chiropractic is led by Doctor Bradley Peterson, who grew up in Davis County and attended the University of Utah.