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Spine Care with McHenry Chiropractic is Beneficial

Spine pain. Back pain. Neck pain. McHenry chiropractic care at OrthoIllinois Chiropractic eases pain. Your McHenry chiropractor truly likes being the spine specialist, the back pain specialist, and would entertain being the McHenry primary spine practitioner for McHenry back pain and neck pain sufferers. Your McHenry chiropractor is confident in the increased popularity of chiropractic care protocols offered at OrthoIllinois Chiropractic to reduce spine pain.


Undoubtedly, your McHenry chiropractor is well prepared and welcomes the prospect of being the primary spine practitioner as called on in a recent spine research paper. The primary spine practitioner would be expected to be adept in diagnosis and treatment as well as conservative management of spine pain plus coordinating and communicating appropriately with fellow healthcare providers as required. (1) That’s the chiropractor, your McHenry chiropractor! Many US adults already think of chiropractic as safe and effective for back pain and neck pain relief. (1) McHenry chiropractic patients know this!


Chiropractic grows in popularity among healthcare users including those in McHenry. Back pain management systems that include care organization between a primary care provider and a chiropractor brought about low back pain and disability improvement. Patients obtaining chiropractic care in these healthcare structures stated significantly better improvement, overall health and quality of life in addition to satisfaction with care versus a primary care management system only. (2) Chiropractic care was the most used form of treatment in a Center for Complementary Medicine in an integrated healthcare system, being used by nearly 67% of patients with acupuncture (18%) and massage (15%) following behind it in utilization. Patients sought care for spine pain frequently and 59% had seen their medical physician first, 59% had not used complementary medicine options before, and 60% had taken medications. More than a third of patients referred themselves for this type of care. (3) Many McHenry chiropractic patients do the same.


Clinicians believe that chiropractic spinal manipulative therapy lessens the incidence of acute lumbar disc herniation by about 60%. Chiropractors are highly optimistic in their belief that chiropractic spinal manipulation helps decrease the chance of lumbar disc herniation; spine surgeons were more pessimistic. (4) Chiropractors’ confidence is realistic as a new study shows that there is no higher a chance of lumbar disc herniation with chiropractic care than with primary medical care. Patients look for care from both types of providers before acute lumbar disc herniation occurred resulting in a surgery. (5) McHenry back pain patients can turn to OrthoIllinois Chiropractic to prevent such occurrences!


Listen in to this PODCAST of a patient’s experience with chiropractic care that made a huge difference in his struggle with a disc herniation and kept him from back surgery!

Schedule your McHenry chiropractic appointment to experience relief in the hands of your McHenry chiropractor whose confidence is not unfounded in the realm of spine pain, back pain and neck pain relief!

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