Why Chiropractic?

Chiropractic vs. Others

Type of Chiropractic Chiropractic Physiotherapy Massage Therapy Sinseh
Definition A system of complementary medicine based on adjustments and corrections of joints, particularly the spine, which is believed to cause disorders by affecting the nerves, muscles, and organs The treatment of disease, injury or deformity by physical methods such as massage, health treatment, and exercise instead of drugs or surgery The manual manipulation of soft body tissues, which includes muscle, connective tissue, tendons, and ligaments) to enhance the health and well-being of a person The treatment of bone, joint, and muscle misalignment sustained from physical trauma such as a fall, an accident or during sports
Method
  • Adjustments
  • Corrections
  • Joint mobilization
  • Joint manipulation
  • Physio exercises
  • Massage
  • Acupressure
  • Tit Tar
  • Acupressure
  • Dry needling
  • Bone setting
  • Focus Spine Mobility & function Muscle tissue Bone & joints
    Medicine/ Drugs/ Substance None None Massage Oil Massage oil
    Traditional herbs
    Treatment best for
  • Acute and chronic low back and neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Neck related and tension headaches
  • Neck related dizziness or vertigo
  • Extremity joint conditions
  • Back and neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Swelling in joints
  • Repetitive strain injury
  • Sports injuries and cartilage
  • Ligament and tendon damage
  • Stress-related physical conditions:

  • Anxiety and depression
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Pain, including muscle tension, back, shoulder, and neck pain.
  • Repetitive stress injuries
  • Physical trauma, namely:

  • Bone fractures
  • Joint dislocation
  • Muscle, ligament, and tendon injuries
  • Any pain caused by falls, automobile accidents, sports, workplace stress or home accidents
    • Chiropractic
    • Definition
      A system of complementary medicine based on adjustments and corrections of joints, particularly the spine, which is believed to cause disorders by affecting the nerves, muscles, and organs
    • Method

      – Adjustments
      – Corrections

    • Focus
      Spine
    • Medicine/ Drugs/ Substance
      None
    • Treatment best for
      – Acute and chronic low back and neck pain
      – Sciatica
      – Neck related and tension headaches
      – Neck related dizziness or vertigo
      – Extremity joint conditions
    • Physiotherapy
    • Definition
      The treatment of disease, injury or deformity by physical methods such as massage, health treatment, and exercise instead of drugs or surgery
    • Method
      – Joint mobilization
      – Joint manipulation
      – Physio exercises
    • Focus
      Mobility & function
    • Medicine/ Drugs/ Substance
      None
    • Treatment best for
      – Back and neck pain
      – Sciatica
      – Arthritis
      – Swelling in joints
      – Repetitive strain injury
      – Sports injuries and cartilage
      – Ligament and tendon damage
    • Massage Therapy
    • Definition
      The manual manipulation of soft body tissues, which includes muscle, connective tissue, tendons, and ligaments) to enhance the health and well-being of a person
    • Method
      – Massage
      – Acupressure
    • Focus
      Muscle tissue
    • Medicine/ Drugs/ Substance
      Massage Oil
    • Treatment best for
      – Stress-related physical conditions
      – Anxiety and depression
      – Fatigue
      – Headaches and migraines
      – Pain, including muscle tension, back, shoulder, and neck pain
      – Repetitive stress injuries
    • Sinseh
    • Definition
      The treatment of bone, joint, and muscle misalignment sustained from physical trauma such as a fall, an accident or during sports
    • Method
      – Tit tar
      – Acupressure
      – Dry needling
      – Bone setting
    • Focus
      Bone & joints
    • Medicine/ Drugs/ Substance
      – Massage oil
      – Traditional herbs
    • Treatment best for
      – Physical trauma, namely:
      – Bone fractures
      – Joint dislocation
      – Muscle, ligament, and tendon injuries
      – Any pain caused by falls, automobile accidents, sports, workplace stress or home accidents