What is Pediatric Chiropractic Care?
Pediatric Chiropractic Care is a specialized branch of chiropractic medicine that focuses on the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of musculoskeletal and nervous system issues in infants, children, and adolescents. Our clinic is dedicated to understanding the unique needs and differences in anatomy, development, that allow us to properly care for younger patients.
What is the goal of Pediatric Chiropractic Care?
The goal of Pediatric Chiropractic Care is to support the optimal growth, development, and overall well-being of children. Chiropractors use gentle and age-appropriate techniques to address issues such as spinal misalignments, joint restrictions, muscle tension, and nervous system dysfunction. These techniques are tailored to the child’s size, age, and specific condition.
When to Seek Pediatric Chiropractic Care?
Parents often seek pediatric chiropractic care for their children to address various concerns, including musculoskeletal discomfort, posture issues, sports injuries, colic, constipation, ear infections, allergies, developmental delays, and general health maintenance. We aim to enhance the body’s natural ability to heal and function optimally without the use of medication or surgery.
What does Pediatric Chiropractic Care Involve?
Pediatric chiropractic care involves a thorough evaluation of the child’s health history, a physical examination, and may include diagnostic imaging if necessary. Treatment plans are personalized based on the child’s condition and may involve gentle adjustments, soft tissue techniques, exercises, stretches, and lifestyle recommendations.
Scheduling a Consultation for Your Child
It’s important for parents to understand your treatment options. To determine if chiropractic care is a good fit for your child’s specific needs, please schedule an initial consultation today. From there, the Korwitts team will work with you to develop a comprehensive and appropriate approach for your child’s care plan.