Many parents are not aware than chiropractic adjustment and chiropractic care can be an important part of the health of a newborn child. It is never too young to begin chiropractic care for children. Childbirth for a child is incredible physical strain, especially for the neck. Don’t worry, the adjustments are very gentle and safe in the hands of an experience pediatric chiropractor like Dr. Sabrina King. As someone who received chiropractic care as a child, Dr. King has a passion for helping children and knows firsthand the benefits of incorporating pediatric chiropractors into a child’s overall wellness plan.
Why Do Kids Need Chiropractic Care
When the spine is misaligned it has a negative impact on virtually the entire body. Again, this is true for adults as well as kids, even infants. It impacts the communication between the brain and the body which affects both the immune system and the nervous system. Keep your children in proper spinal adjustment is essential to their overall good health and should be a part of their health plan.
Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic care, for children as well as adults, has many benefits beyond just relieving and stopping back pain or neck pain. For children, the benefits of chiropractic care are many and include:
- Ear Infections
- Acid Reflux
- General Immune System Boost
What Should Kids Expect at the Chiropractor
Chiropractic care for kids will begin with a consultation that will include conducting a thorough history of your kid’s health and talking with the child and parents about any issues or complaints. There will then be a complete physical examination of your kid’s spine to help develop the course of chiropractic care. It depends upon the age of the child but the same techniques used on adults are not necessarily those used on children., The chiropractic care will be tailored to that individual child and the adjustments much more gentle.
Call Your Virginia Beach Pediatric Chiropractor Today!
The doctors at Thalia Chiropractic & Wellness care deeply about the health of children. Routine chiropractor visits are an important part of the health of children and contributes greatly to optimal growth and development. Give us a call today for a free consultation. Our friendly staff is ready to take your call at (757) 340-2817.