At Chiropractic Wellness Center of Cary, we take great pride in providing the finest chiropractic wellness care to our patients. Below is a sampling of the different chiropractic services we offer in our Cary office.
We offer the following types of adjustments:
We teach our patients special "blueprint" exercises designed just for them to help strengthen and correct their own unique problem. These exercises can be performed in the comfort of your own home and can improve the effectiveness of your spinal correction by as much as 30-40%. In addition to skeletal misalignment, muscles and connective tissues can be out of place or strained by improper alignment and use. Specific exercises and stretches can help your body stay in balance and in health.
We often find it helpful to "coach" our patients on certain activities they should avoid or do differently to avoid aggravating their particular health challenge. Our goal is to help every patient achieve a fulfilling and happy lifestyle full of the activities they enjoy most. We recognize that each our patient is a whole person, and help them reach true health and wellness is a collaborate effort between our professionals and our patients.
We provide specific recommendations on nutritional supplements and healthy food choices to enhance our patient´s return to optimal health. Do you know which supplements and vitamins are good for you? We carry high quality pharmaceutical grade nutritional supplements in our practice. Dr. Tammy Atkinson can provide a structured nutritional program based on your individual needs.
To complement and enhance the healing effects of Dr. Atkinson's specific Chiropractic manipulative treatment, we at Chiropractic Wellness Center of Cary also provide the following physiological therapeutic procedures:
- Electrical muscle stimulation
- Mechanical traction
- Moist heat therapy
- Cold laser
- Rehabilitation program
Soft tissue injuries can be debilitating and frustrating. Graston Technique® is successful in effectively treating soft tissue conditions, whether they are chronic, acute, or post surgical. Graston technique® can help you enjoy life again.
Studies have found that about half of all expectant mothers develop low-back pain at some point during their pregnancies. This is especially true during the third trimester when the baby's body gains the most weight. Chiropractic care throughout pregnancy can relieve and even prevent the pain and discomfort frequently experienced in pregnancy, and creates an environment for an easier, safer delivery. In addition to providing chiropractic care for pregnant patients, we offer the following additional items and services:
- Prenatal vitamins
- Maternity supports
- Nutritional counseling
- Webster's Breech Baby Technique
Children are susceptible to trauma in their spines from their various activities and events that they participate in. These microtraumas can cause the vertebrae of the spine to misalign, which places pressure on their spinal nerves. This misalignment of the spine decreases their bodies' ability to function normally. Although symptoms, such as pain and malfunction may not show up for years, injury to their vital nervous system can have a lifetime of damaging effects. Chiropractic care may be able to help your child if they are suffering with the following conditions:
- Ear Infections
- Bed Wetting
- Sports related injuries
Hormone Testing & Food Allergy Testing
We offer the following tests to better serve you:
- Thyroid panel
- Vitamin D testing
- Male and female hormone panels
- Cardiometabolic function panel
- Adrenal stress index
- Glucose testing
- Cholesterol testing
- Postmenopausal hormone panel
- Fertility testing
- Elemental Hair Analysis/Toxic Element Exposure Profile
- Food intolerance/sensitivities panel
- Parasites Panel
- Yeast Panel
- Detoxification Profile
- Melatonin panel
- Metabolic Analysis Panel
Golf Injury & Rehabilitation Program
Today more than ever, major tour players are embracing golf fitness as a way to improve their golf performance. Golf is a sport that requires the player to have flexibility, strength, balance, co-ordination, muscular endurance, and aerobic endurance. Golfers who do not have these requirements will be restricted in their golf swing, which will not only limit their ability to score, but will put them at risk for injuries. We offer the following services for golfers in our office:
- Golf fitness evaluation
- Golf conditioning
- Golf Injury and Rehabilitation Progra
Spinal & Postural Screenings
Posture and spinal screenings can reveal important health information and unlock the door to improved health and well-being. We provide screenings at area malls, community events, health fairs and places of employment. Contact us today to arrange a screening at your event or workplace.
We offer customized orthotics that are designed for each individual's unique postural problems. We use state-of-the-art 3-D digital scanning equipment which demonstrates how the patients' foot imbalances affect their postural stability.