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Pain is an unwelcome companion that affects countless individuals, impacting their daily lives and overall well-being. When seeking relief from pain, many turn to conventional methods, but one often overlooked yet highly effective approach is chiropractic care.
At ProActive Health, the primary question of whether chiropractors can help with pain relief is met with a resounding "yes." Chiropractic care isn't solely about “cracking bones”; it's a comprehensive healthcare approach that focuses on the spine's alignment to enhance the body's innate ability to heal itself.
Mishawaka, South Bend, and Michiana residents experiencing pain due to various causes—be it from an injury, poor posture, repetitive strain, or other musculoskeletal issues—can find relief through chiropractic treatment.
The spine serves as the body's central support, housing the nervous system, which controls every bodily function. Misalignments in the spine, known as subluxations, can hinder nerve communication, leading to pain and other health issues. Chiropractors utilize precise adjustments to realign the spine, allowing the body to function optimally and promoting natural healing.
For individuals dealing with back pain, neck pain, headaches, or joint discomfort, chiropractic care offers a non-invasive and drug-free alternative. Rather than masking symptoms with medications, chiropractors at ProActive Health aim to identify and address the underlying cause of pain, facilitating long-term relief.
Moreover, chiropractic care isn't limited to addressing existing pain. It's a proactive approach to health and wellness. By maintaining spinal alignment through regular adjustments, individuals can prevent future injuries and pain, ensuring optimal function and mobility.
At ProActive Health, chiropractors work closely with patients to create personalized treatment plans tailored to their specific needs. These plans may include spinal adjustments, therapeutic exercises, ergonomic advice, lifestyle modifications, and nutritional guidance. By combining various modalities, chiropractors empower patients to take an active role in their healing journey.
Visit us at ProActive Health today to “Align Your Spine, Realign Your Life!”
Ready to see a chiropractor, whether for the first time or as someone looking to visit a new chiropractic office? Dr. Doug Patterson or Dr. Michael Hummer at ProActive Health is the top choice in the Michiana area! They will help guide you in developing a plan to tackle a routine exercise plan, consuming the right foods, and targeting your goals with chiropractic care.
Dr. Doug Patterson hurt his back in 1993 thus he first sought the care of a Chiropractor. After this experience, he decided he wanted to help people himself by pursuing chiropractic. He is a 1997 graduate of the Life University College of Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia, and has been in practice for 25+ years. Since then, Dr. Doug has expanded his field of practice to include functional medicine, science-based nutrition, and now certified in Shockwave Therapy. Schedule a visit with Dr. Doug at ProActive Health today!
Dr. Michael Hummer is native to northern Indiana. He grew up very active and found great enjoyment playing football, rugby, and wrestling. Dr. Mike earned his undergraduate degree in Dietetics at Ashland University where as a student-athlete he was a member of the varsity wrestling team. After graduation, he went on to become a personal trainer, and through his passion for both fitness and nutrition, he helped people to achieve their own goals and acquire greater health and wellness. At the same time, he also enjoyed working with and inspiring the local youth throughout his community through his dedication as a volunteer wrestling coach. Now Dr. Mike is excited to apply his education from Logan University and versatile skill set in aiding the community as they strive for greater health and happiness. Dr. Mike is also certified in Shockwave Therapy. Schedule a visit with Dr. Mike at ProActive Health today!