Chiropractic Neurology

What is Chiropractic Neurology?

Chiropractic Neurologist are highly trained and qualified experts of the brain, spine and nervous system.

As in medic, the chiropractic profession has specialist who serve their community’s patients,

as well as providing expert evaluations and consultations to other physicians and health care practitioners.

Chiropractic Neurologist are Chiropractors who have continued with advanced post graduate training and testing to be bale to provide all the standard Chiropractic services and additionally, the specialized services that their advanced training allows.

Chiropractic Neurologist , medical neurologist and Neurosurgeons differ greatly in their methods of treatment:

Medical Neurologist will prescribe medications or injection, the neurosurgeon uses surgery to correct a condition.

The Chiropractic Neurologist uses medication free and non-surgical treatment methods.

Many conditions of the brain and nervous system do not respond well to aggressive interventions such as drug therapy or surgery.

Additionally, the drug therapies used by medical neurologist, and the surgical interventions of the neurosurgeon often carry increased risk for serious complications or dangerous side effects.

For this reason, Chiropractic Neurologist fill a unique and significant role in treating brain and nervous system disorders using safe and effective methods producing long lasting health benefits.

What treatment methods do Chiropractic Neurologist use?

Chiropractic Neurology treatment methods are safe, effective and can include a wide variety of tools such as:

  • Chiropractic adjustment by hand or by instrument (Activator) TO the spine and/or extremities.
  • Eye exercises
  • Balance and coordination
  • Cognitive exercises and activities
  • Sensory training that may include light, sound, smell, or touch
  • Physical exercises
  • Breathing exercises
  • Nutritional Modification
  • And Many Others….

What makes a Chiropractic Neurologist so Special?

The distinguishing factor is the paradigm, or approach that a Chiropractic Neurologist uses towards diagnosis and treatment.

In addition to evaluating for pathologies as medicals doctors do; a Chiropractic Neurologist evaluates for subtle changes in the function of the nervous system.

It is this expertise in detecting subtle changes in function that sets a Chiropractic Neurologist apart from other specialists.

References:

  1. http://www.acbn.org
  2. http://www.carrickinstitute.org