Chiropractic Olathe KS FAQs

Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions about chiropractors in Olathe KS. Knowing the answers to these important questions will help you pick the best chiropractor in Olathe for you. If we didn't cover a question you may have, give Chiropractic Olathe KS a call at (913) 815-8076 and we will be more than happy to help answer your question.

What is a chiropractor?

A Chiropractor locates stress in the spine or any joint via x-ray and palpation. Once the stress is located we use Chiropractic adjustments as well as passive therapy to restore the joint motion therefore alleviating the stress in the joint. This allows the brain and central nervous system to communicate with every cell, muscle, and living tissue in the body correctly.

What is chiropractic care?

Chiropractic care is the art of alleviating stress from any joint in the body through chiropractic adjustments. This allows the body to heal and run at an optimal level.

Are chiropractors doctors?

YES! It takes 8 years of schooling to get a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree. Chiropractors allow the body to heal without the use of medications or any side effects.

What is the history of chiropractic care?

Chiropractic dates back to 1895 When a man named BJ Palmer created a form of manipulation that was healing people at rapid pace. He put together the brain body connection and adjusted a deaf man that slowly began to regain his hearing. This created the art of removing stress from the nerves coming out of the spinal column that control all 7 trillion cells of the body.

What does a chiropractor do?

A Chiropractor pinpoints areas of stress in the spine or joint and safely removes any interference the joint may be causing to the nerves coming out of the spinal column. These interferences can be caused by subluxation or any pathology that we as humans come in contact with. Therefore allowing the body to heal from the inside out without the use of harmful medications and no side effects.

Are chiropractors useful?

Chiropractors are very useful! We allow the body to heal without the use of medications which can all have harmful side effects. People that undergoe regular chiropractic care see a decrease in not only pain, but 66% less hospital visits and a plethora of other benefits such as sleep, increased movement, and less surgery.

Does chiropractic work?

YES! Chiropractic has proven time and time again to be the go to for pain relief and keeping people from having surgery and other ailments. It allows you to add more QUALITY to your life.

Are chiropractors safe?

Absolutely! Chiropractic has been around since 1895 for a reason. With over 10 million adjustments being given each day in the United States alone. When properly diagnosed via x-ray and exam, as well as the skill it takes to become a chiropractor, it is the safest form of healthcare available.

Are there chiropractic adjustment side effects?

The only side effect from seeing a chiropractor is feeling better! Other than having some minor soreness similar to a work out program the first few visits to a Doctor of Chiropractic, there are no negative side effects.

How many chiropractic sessions do you need?

Each individual is different depending on the condition trying to be treated and age of the patient. Some conditions such as sciatica need to be treated more than others and can take approximately 12-24 visits over 2 months. But many can be taken care of in much less time.

How much does chiropractic care cost?

It varies state to state and what the insurance prices may be. The best way to find out cost is to be seen on the first initial visit. Once the Doctor has established how much care is right for you our insurance specialist will then be able to give an accurate cost assessment.

Why should you choose your office?

You should choose Complete Care Chiropractic because our Doctors use state of the art equipment for diagnosis, as well as believe in telling the truth and delivering on that truth! People come to us wanting to know 3 things.

  1. What is the problem?
  2. Can we fix it?
  3. What is it going to cost me?

We take pride in answering those questions with certainty.

How can I find a chiropractor near me?

Google is a great tool. Reviews are a great way to be introduced to any new Doctor. We have over 335 certified 5 star reviews over the past 7 years. So you can be assured you are in the right place. Although most are patients are referred from existing patients because they know we get results!

What are common chiropractic techniques?

There are a few different techniques Chiropractors use. Here at Complete Care Chiropractic our doctors our diversified in many techniques as well as an option for activator method. The technique used is based off each patient’s needs.

What does a chiropractor treat?

Chiropractors treat many ailments, from strains/sprains to asthma reduction. The brains and spine control everything, so nothing should be overlooked. We are also one of the leading Disc Decompression offices in the state. Sciatica, rotator cuff, osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, just to name a few conditions treated.

How do chiropractors relieve pain from injuries or accidents?

Our office uses chiropractic care mixed with therapies such as class 4 hot laser, disc decompression, intersegmental traction, hot/cold therapy, and electrical stimulation through acupuncture or e-stem machines. Class 4 hot laser paired with chiropractic adjustments is the gold standard for whiplash care after an accident.

What other conditions can be treated by chiropractic care?

Sciatica, Hip dysfunction, Arthritis, Disc bulge/herniation, strain/sprains, rotator cuff tears, whiplash, asthma, immune deficiencies, the list goes on and on.

Can I get chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Absolutely! Chiropractic care during pregnancy has proven to provide a much easier birthing position for the baby, as well as helping any breaching from accruing. Patients report having much less low back and rib pain during pregnancy, as well as less swelling and acid reflux.

How does a chiropractor help lower back pain?

By addressing the actual problem and stress on the joint and placement of the disc instead of masking it with medication and steroids.

How does a chiropractor help neck pain?v

By addressing the actual problem and stress on the joint and placement of the disc instead of masking it with medication and steroids.

How does a chiropractor help sciatica?

First we have to figure out the cause, usually the cause is a disc displacement if the pain/tingling/numbness passes the knee, it could also be the facet joint in the low back, or piriformis muscle located in the buttock.

Do chiropractic adjustments hurt?

No, sometimes there is minor discomfort for a few second or soreness after a treatment the first few times. This is caused from dealing with an area that is already inflamed or injured.

Are chiropractic adjustments safe?

Absolutely! Chiropractic has the least side effects and lowest insurance rates of any other doctors in the country. This is due to the holistic approach and no prescription medication use.

Why do adjustments sometimes make a popping sound?

The cavitation heard during some adjustments are due to gas escaping the joint capsule, similar to popping your knuckles.

Are all patients adjusted the same way?

No. Each patient is different and many different techniques are used to figure out the best response for each patient.

Will I be required to remove my clothing at my appointment?

No, adjustments are done with clothes on, sometimes bulky jackets/clothing will need to be removed so the Doctor can be more specific on the joints needing treatment.

Is chiropractic treatment appropriate for children?

Yes! Children although more flexible are prone to many injuries due to their bones being softer than an adults. Chiropractic care has been proven time and time again to help kids with colic, pains, asthma, digestion, autism, and much more.

What type of education and training do chiropractors have?

Chiropractors go through a rigorous 4 year doctorate degree after a 4 year bachelors is achieved in human sciences. Most chiropractors then receive a 2 year associate position similar to a residency.

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Complete Care Chiropractic KC

623 N Central St
Olathe, KS 66061
P: (913) 815-8076
F: (913) 490-3983

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