Our Chiropractors, use a technique, or combination of techniques, that are specifically designed for your condition to provide maximum results. Please read about a few of these techniques below, including spinal adjustments and massage therapy.
Spinal Adjustments and Back Pain Treatment
A spinal adjustment is the art of using a specific amount of force in a precise and controlled direction, applied to a joint that is not moving properly. This adds motion to the joint, helping the bones to gradually move back to their normal position. The sole purpose for this chiropractic procedure is to improve your spinal function as well as improving your nervous system function and overall improved health. This is also commonly referred to as “Manipulations” for the relief and back pain treatment, neck pain, stiff neck, etc. Our Chiropractors will provide this treatment to you only where you need it, when you need it, if you want it and only if it feels good and helps your specific problem.
There are thousands of reasons that may have prompted you to surf this page. Our doctors witness a variety of pains and causes including auto accidents and work injuries.
The Chiropractors at Tropicana West Chiropractic practice the following treatment techniques:
Palmer Package; Thompson, Pierce, Gonstead, Diversified, Toggle, SOT, Cox Distraction, Activator and Soft Tissue Release.
Those who live in Las Vegas and suffer chronic back pain may find themselves seeking information about available treatment options, including spinal decompression in Las Vegas. Spinal decompression is the process by which pressure is released off one or more pinched nerves in the spinal column. Spinal decompression can be used to treat conditions that commonly cause chronic back pain with out surgery. Today, non-surgical decompression utilizes a mechanical traction device which controls the angle and force of disc traction by manipulating the position of a table on which the patient lies. Those who suffer from back pain may find more information about undergoing spinal decompression in Las Vegas by calling Dr. William Levitt at Tropicana West Chiropractic
Chiropractic adjustments are another treatment option Dr. Levitt’s office can offer those who suffer from chronic back pain in Las Vegas. During an adjustment, the spine is manipulated with the intent to correct vertebral subluxations or manifestations of improper skeletal alignment. The use of spinal manipulation dates back to as early as the ancient Egyptians and Hippocrates and, when employed skillfully and correctly, is considered by the World Health Organization to be a safe form of therapy. Our Chiropractic adjustments treatment for children are modified to treat a child’s spine. There are many adjustment therapy techniques that have been developed over the years and can be utilized by chiropractors today to treat each patient. For more information about chiropractic adjustments in Las Vegas, contact Dr. Levitt’s office for a consultation.
Massage Therapy is a systematic manual application of pressure and movement to the soft tissue of the body, commonly referred to as the skin, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and fascia (the membrane surrounding muscles and muscle groups). It can help encourage healing by promoting the flow of blood and lymph, stimulating nerves, relieving tension, and stretching and loosening muscles and connective tissue to keep them elastic. Examples of such are soft tissue mobilization, deep tissue work, myofascial release and cross function massage. This is a great Chiropractic treatment service in Las Vegas for stiff neck, back pain, or pain in general. Massage is not only a great partner in Chiropractic care; it is good for your body and mind.
These are additional mechanisms that support our efforts within your Chiropractic Treatment Services care in expediting your recovery. Examples of these are electrical stimulation, ultrasound, heat and ice, taping, traction, micro-current and flexion-distraction.
Sometimes you need alternate assistance along with your Chiropractic Treatment care to speed along your recovery. Nutritional guidelines often aid with this. These can be defined as weight loss, anti-inflammatory diets, osteoporosis, cholesterol, osteoarthritis and dietary supplemental advisement. Our chiropractors recommend a well balanced diet for optimal health.