Chiropractic is the largest complementary or alternative medicine in the world. Over ten percent of the United States of America utilize Chiropractic care as a way to life a healthier and more fulfilling life. At our office we provide an all natural alternative approach to drugs or surgery and it is our mission to provide knowledge and treatment from the most complex spinal cases to the patient that just wants maintenance care.
A scholarly study published by the Washington State Workers’ study of 1885 on Low back pain patients, states that 98 percent of patients who utilized their chiropractor were able to manage and prevent spinal surgery. While 42 percent of patients who saw a orthopedic surgeon first had spinal surgery for their spinal pathology. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23238486
It is worth noting that roughly 36 percent of lumbar spine surgeries had complications or residuals post operation. 41 percent of the individuals actually increased their dependence to opioid pain killers after surgery, and 27 percent of the individuals had to have a secondary operation in an attempt to relieve prior surgical residuals. Take time and review this long term lumbar spine study HERE
An article posted in spine magazine in 2013 stated that when chiropractic therapies and principals were added to conventional medicine a increase in patient prognosis rose by more than 70 percent.
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