Chiropractic doctors specialize in the management of neuromusculoskeletal disorders including, but not limited to, back, neck and head pain. Your chiropractor is well trained to treat and manage conditions resulting from joint, ligament, muscle, tendon, nerve and spinal disorders. D.C. stands for Doctor of Chiropractic
Active Release Technique (ART)
Active Release Technique (ART) is a manual therapy directed at treating the soft tissues of the body (muscles, tendons, ligaments) by performing specific movements with added tension along the muscle provided by the practitioner’s thumb or fingers in order to lengthen the muscle.
Naturopathic Medicine focuses on prevention and achieving optimal health through the use of therapies and medicines that support the self-healing process. By respecting the body’s inherent ability to heal itself, Naturopathic Medicine works to address the…
It would be most accurate to say that acupuncture treats disorders of Qi, Blood, and Moisture, and disturbances of the Organ Networks-but this does not correspond to the Western vocabulary of named diseases and conditions. Acupuncture may be helpful for…
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese medicine is a range of traditional medical practices used in China that developed over several thousand years. These practices include herbal medicine, acupuncture, and massage.
You may decide to seek counselling when you feel that a change is needed in your life. Whether the change is a response to a need from within or due to changing relationships, counselling can provide you an opportunity to learn new skills, do reflective thinking, and heal.
Massage has proven to help, and in some cases eliminate symptoms of migraines, tension headaches, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, accident recovery, and sports injuries.
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy
The art of the therapist is to connect with the underlying forces of health and facilitate a process of natural reorganization. These forces express as subtle motion of tissues and fluids that can be felt through the Biodynamic Craniosacral Touch.
Custom Orthotics are shoe inserts that aim to correct and restore abnormal or incorrect biomechanics of the foot, primarily by providing support to the arches of the foot.
The Bowen technique is unique to the field of body work, is gentle and relaxing and triggers the body’s own healing resources to achieve balance and harmony, which can result in lasting relief from pain and discomfort. Benefits may be seen after the first session and may be long lasting.
Lymph Drainage Therapy
Manual lymphatic drainage technique is a type of gentle massage which is intended to encourage the natural drainage of the lymph, which carries waste products away from the tissues back toward the heart.
Laser Pain Therapy
Laser therapy is the use of monochromatic light emission from a low intensity laser diode or an array of high intensity super luminous diodes. Conditions treated include musculoskeletal injuries, chronic and degenerative conditions and wounds.