Also known as the “adjustment,” this is the technique that uses either a gentle pressure or a high velocity, low amplitude thrust to help restore function and motion to a joint that has become limited or restricted. The manipulation also stimulates the nervous system to help reduce pain and relax local muscles.
Hands-on manipulation of soft tissues of the body including muscles, connective tissues, tendons, ligaments designed to alleviate discomfort associated with physical stress, muscular overuse, and many chronic pain syndromes.
Sports injuries refer to injuries that commonly occur during sports or exercise activities affecting the musculoskeletal system. Common treatments for sports injuries include: Spinal and pelvic adjustments, extremity adjustments, Foot Levelers orthotics, ultrasound, electrostimulation, and Active Release Technique “A.R.T.”
Dr. Robert uses custom-tailored therapeutic exercises and stretches that are safe to use during pregnancy. This therapy keeps spinal musculature strong, balanced, pain-free and keeps expecting mothers active and mobile. Treatments include Massage Therapy and the Webster Technique.
Supportive orthotics for your feet give your body proper stabilization for sports and daily activities. Customized orthotics are created just for you and will fit into your existing shoes - or can be ordered together with shoes (shoe-thotics) or as sandalthotics. Our Foot Levelers orthotics take into account your weight distribution, age, gender, and loss of arches. See the current catalog of Foot Levelers orthotics, sandalthotics, and shoethotics. Research studies indicate a 34.5% improvement in low back pain when wearing custom-made Foot Levelers orthotics and a 40.4% improvement when orthotics are combined with chiropractic care.