When feeling better after one or two chiropractic treatments can be a tendency to let slip exercises and forget preventative advice. Many of our patients, find that regular check-ups and chiropractic treatments are beneficial to help them achieve longer periods out of pain and better able to do their everyday activities. The regular check-up is also our chance to modify any advice as lives or patient condition change.
Benefits of the Regular Checkup
It is each patient decision if she/he want regular check-ups. On an individual basis we will discuss if you would be likely to benefit from them and how often could be best for you after considering such factors as any pre-existing damage, previous episodes, occupation and lifestyle.
Some of the benefits reported by our patients who have regular check-ups are that they help them to:
- Have less episode of pain/flare ups.
- Enjoy time with their family.
- Stay working.
- Enable them to play their favourite sports or pursue a hobby.
- Enable them to enjoy their retirement to the full.
Regular Health Check
We always ask our patients to visit regularly to monitor their spinal health and maintain its good condition for as long as possible. This is just similar with visiting your dentist for regular dental checkups or cleaning and to maintain oral health.
When you experience pain in your lower back, tension headache or neck pain, the immediate goal you have it to make it stop. And when the same happens to recur, you have to start looking for long-term health goals and start understanding that proper body health is actually more about finding relief for different types of pain. A good spinal health means good impact on the functions of your nerves and this influences each organ of your body.
Chiropractic Care Means More than Just Pain Relief
Most people only aim for their short term goal of finding relief for their pain, but chiropractic treatment and care can help people achieve better spinal health and improved overall health in the long run. You will be glad to regain better lung capacity, reaction time, balance, visual acuity and cardiovascular health as you regularly visit and monitor your condition with your choose doctor over time.
When you look for a chiropractor don’ visit a random practitioner and tell him to start cracking, but look for a professional. Make sure you’re seeing the same doctor. We love what we do, and will seek to find a regimen that works for you and your lifestyle. The biggest key to success with chiropractic care is consistency and regular checkups.