How long do Doctors of Chiropractic go to school?


Today's graduating Doctors of Chiropractic have studied and trained in a post-secondary college or university for at least seven academic years. Just like medical students, they must first complete undergraduate [...]

How long do Doctors of Chiropractic go to school?2018-11-29T18:55:59+00:00

What results can I expect from treatment?


That depends on your condition. The length of time you have had the problem, your age and the degree of your disability all affect the length of your treatment. Your [...]

What results can I expect from treatment?2018-11-29T18:54:46+00:00

What can I expect from my visit to a chiropractor?


As a licensed practitioner, it is Dr. Jackie's duty to do the following: A thorough review of your specific problem is conducted, including relevant past history and overall health. You [...]

What can I expect from my visit to a chiropractor?2018-11-29T18:53:23+00:00

What is spinal degeneration?


There are known stages of spinal degeneration. Chiropractic care can help arrest further damage and help with pain. Degeneration Phase 1 First your spine loses its normal balance. There may [...]

What is spinal degeneration?2018-11-29T18:52:04+00:00

What is a subluxation?


Subluxation is a term used in the chiropractic field to describe what happens when one of the joints between the vertebrae in your spine aren't functioning properly. The word subluxation [...]

What is a subluxation?2018-11-29T18:50:58+00:00

What is Chiropractic?


Chiropractic is based on the scientific fact that your body is a self-regulating, self-healing organism, controlled by the brain, spinal cord and nerves of the body. When there is interference [...]

What is Chiropractic?2018-11-27T20:37:01+00:00

What is a chiropractic adjustment? Is it safe?


A Chiropractic Adjustment is the main method of treatment used by your chiropractor. It is a specialized, controlled and safe pressure applied to your spine to restore the proper motion [...]

What is a chiropractic adjustment? Is it safe?2018-11-27T20:37:15+00:00

What can I expect on my first chiropractic visit?


On your first visit to Whole Body Chiropractic, Dr. Jackie will assess your current physical condition. This will including a visual and manual examination of your body (fully clothed. Next [...]

What can I expect on my first chiropractic visit?2018-11-27T20:37:34+00:00

What is the history of chiropractic?


The history of the chiropractor dates back as far as 17,500 BC. Hippocrates believed that a misaligned spine contributed to the health of an individual. Modern day chiropractic goes back [...]

What is the history of chiropractic?2018-11-27T20:38:04+00:00

How does chiropractic work?


The three main causes of subluxation (joint dysfunction) are mechanical stress, chemical stress, and mental stress. Mechanical stresses are referred to as either micro or macro traumas. Micro traumas can [...]

How does chiropractic work?2018-11-27T20:38:19+00:00