Chiropractic Care at Dunn Healthcare Center in Nashville
#1 Leading Chiropractic Care Provider in Nashville
The Chiropractors at Dunn Healthcare Center focus on overall chiropractic adjustments and wellness problems. It is one of only a few chiropractic clinics in Nashville to offer such a wide range of services, including wellness and preventative care, with the latest technology in chiropractic care.
The evidence based benefits of chiropractic sessions include (but not limited to); natural immunity boost, improvement in overall flexibility, better breathing ability, improvements in digestion, and improvement of the blood circulation resulting in the lowering of your blood pressure.
Chiropractic treatment is not only about relief for your immediate problem, but a way to help boost your body’s own natural healing process you will be amazed at what results can be achieved.
We are often asked which conditions are treated by chiropractic or the chiropractic conditions that we treat. The simple answer to that question is that chiropractic doesn’t treat conditions; it treats people.
However, years of experience and studies have shown that by relieving spinal nerve stresses and correcting the body’s structure (skeletal, muscular, and neurological) a variety of conditions are relieved. Many different symptoms can be helped at our chiropractic and wellness clinic, but these listed below are the most common.
If you do not see your particular condition listed, we encourage you to give us a call so we can personally address your specific concerns.
Promoting Health and Wellness Through Chiropractic Medicine
Adjustments for General Back Pain
Back pain is a condition often linked to; muscle strain, bulging or ruptured disk, arthritis, skeletal irregularity, and osteoporosis.
Fortunately, one can minimize the frequency of this occurrences through proper body mechanics and self-care. If prevention and home-care fails, you will need to seek medical attention to help find a solution.
Fever, numbness, weakness of the legs, and weight loss are associated with this condition.
Pain in the Neck and Lower Back Pain
This condition may last from weeks to months. There is no specific cause for the disease, but a constant strain on the back, arthritis, and osteoporosis are testified to be the common causes.
Anyone is at risk of developing back pain. Old age, the overweight, improper mobility when weightlifting, diseases, and psychological conditions are common risk factors.
Practicing proper body mechanics can help solve this; however, contact a chiropractic specialist when the condition persists.
Chiropractor’s Help With Arm and Leg Pain
This is characterized by burning and shooting sensation radiating from tender points of the body. Occasionally, numbness and tingling limbs that even becomes worse in vigorously exercised muscles may accompany the pain.
According to research, blood vessel disorders, damage to the central or peripheral nervous system, and myofascial disorder are the leading causes.
When these causes coincide, seek medical intervention as it may signal a high underlying health risk.
A chiropractic specialist will help to alleviate and often free you of the problem.
Treatment of Headaches and Migraines
Pain of varying intensity characterize the condition. In most cases, it is accompanied by nausea and hypersensitivity to sound and light.
Often, migraine is triggered by hormonal change, a particular diet, exercise, and stress. This condition is usually self-diagnosable and may last for years.
Chiropractic is advised to prevent the development of the triggers.
Get Relief for Sciatica Pain and Symptoms
Sciatica is distinguished by pain radiating along the sciatic nerve. Sciatic nerve refers to the nerve that runs down both or one leg. It occurs when herniated spur in the spine or bone presses on the nerve.
Fortunately, this condition can be self-diagnosable and relieved within months of effective medication. However, when symptoms persist, chiropractic help is at hand.
Don’t Continue to Suffer from Sciatic Nerve Irritation
The condition emanates inflammation or irritation of the sciatic nerve.
The irritation can be caused by adjacent bone, tumors, muscles, internal bleeding, and an infection in or around the lumbar spine.
Other causes are spondylolisthesis, injury, spinal stenosis, cauda equina syndrome, osteophyte (bone spurs), abnormal intervertebral disk and irritation during pregnancy.
It causes hip, buttock, lumbar, and leg pain that can make walking difficult. Specific examination such as CT scan, MRI scan, X-rays, and electromyogram can be used to diagnose the condition. Speak to us first.
Back Spasm Treatment for Fast Pain Relief
This condition manifests by a sensation of a firmly contracting or moving muscles and a dull or sharp pain moving within hips or legs. Poor posture, arthritis, strains, injuries, inflammations, and nerve damage are the underlying causes of a back spasm.
Pinched Nerve Requires Chiropractic Help
Pinched nerves do not respond well to self-medication. Thus, one needs to seek chiropractic medical intervention. Outside factors such as arthritis, osteophyte (bone spurs), obesity are of great concern.
Through a holistic examination, we will determine the condition and the right manipulation needed.
Herniated or Bulging Disk Causing Pain
This condition presents through a rubbery disk between the spinal bones in the neck and lowers back due to disk degeneration. The symptoms of a herniated disc include; arm or leg pain, numbness, and weakness.
Diagnosis of this condition is through lab tests or imaging. Surgery may be done to avoid paralysis or permanent weakness. Fortunately, our care along with exercise, good posture, and maintaining a healthy weight has proven to reduce the problem dramatically.
Whiplash Symptoms and Treatment
Occurs due to sudden forces that may cause your neck to jerk backward or forward. The condition is known to afflict many professional and amateur athletes as well as car accident victims.
Whiplash distinguishes itself by tenderness, headache, and immense pain that limits your range of motion.
Speak to us about the correct course of treatment.
Whiplash Symptoms and Causes – Mayo Clinic
Pain and Discomfort Between the Shoulders
Prescribed use of painkillers such as ibuprofen can relieve the pain. However, after our treatment, good posture, and the correct use of seating will reduce any re-occurrence.
This condition requires medical diagnosis by a professional to prescribe an appropriate treatment. Speak to us at Dunn clinic and we will advise you on the correct treatment for your body.
Arm and Leg Pain Relief Through Chiropractic Adjustments
Arm-hand pain is as a result of injuries to compressed nerves, joint inflammation, and trauma. The condition is characterized by; difficulty straightening the arm, weakness, numbness, and tingling that is evidence of radial nerve damage.
Don't Continue to Suffer from Your Sports Injury
Physiotherapy and sports rehabilitation combined with chiropractic care and massage therapy can have an amazing affect on your overall pain levels. Combine that with the right long term behavioral changes for best results. No matter what type of sports injury you sustained our team of medical professionals will come together and find the best treatment plan for your personal situation.
Past Auto Injury Causing You Pain? See a Chiropractor!
Some of the auto injuries may be invisible. Thus, x-ray, CT scan, and MRI scan may be employed to examine the hidden injured body tissues.
In cases of accidents and severe injuries, expert examination and chiropractic manipulation is necessary for specialized treatment.
Temper the Affects of Fibromyalgia with Chiropractic Care
Unlike Arthritis, fibromyalgia affects only soft tissues. Specific causes for these conditions are still under research, but risk factors such as traumatic injury and rheumatoid are of medical importance.
Arthritis Stenosis Pain Relief
Often, lab tests for blood, urine, and imaging may be required. Arthritis relief focuses on relieving symptoms and improving joint function. Manipulation take the pressure and irritation from the affected area.
Muscle Spasm and Muscle Fatigue
Other causes may be due to excessive sweating, inadequate fluid intake, and illness. How can this be relieved? This condition can be quickly relieved by gently massaging and gentle stretching. Keep the muscle in stretch position until spasms stop.
For long term relief speak to us now.
Old School Chiropractic Treatments
Musculoskeletal disorders affect general health through the nervous system via vertebral subluxation. The method mainly employs manual therapy, often spinal manipulation therapy.
Modern Chiropractic Care
The musculoskeletal manipulations aim at improving mechanical function and reduce pain. Chiropractors often focus on the spine and use massage, relaxation techniques, and heat or cold, depending on the condition. The professional perform prior tests such as imaging to ascertain the required treatment.
Gentle Chiropractic Adjustments
The care also includes insights on spinal health and supportive movement strategies to improve lifestyle changes.
A blend of gentle chiropractic care, holistic therapists competent in natural health solution is key to quality treatment.
Pediatric Chiropractic Health and Wellness
Chiropractors help fix musculoskeletal pain that may be robbing sleep to newborns. The birthing process subjects babies to misalignment of their spine, causing symptoms such as reflux, colic, constipation, torticollis, and more. Therefore, chiropractic is crucial for your baby, as it enhances digestion, energy, sleep, respiratory, and immune system functions.
Temporomandibular joint and Muscle Disorder (TMJ Disorders)
These disorders are noticeable by severe pain and limited movement of the jaw joint and the surrounding muscles. This disorder is an attribute to jaw or teeth injury. The disease can cause hearing impairment.
The mouth and face may swell.
Scoliosis Symptoms and Chiropractic Treatment
Symptoms of scoliosis may include; uneven shoulder heights, arm length, prominent shoulder blade, and rare hip position. As much as this condition is known to be incurable, chiropractic treatments, complementary therapies and physical exercise are ideal for helping suppress the symptoms.
Other conditions not covered here
If your condition is not listed above, contact us for a consultation, and we will find the best solution for you.