Frequent Asked Questions
What is Osteoporosis?
Osteoporosis is a disorder that is characterized by abnormally porous bones due to a deficiency of calcium and vitamin D. An estimated 10 million people in the U.S. alone suffer from osteoporosis and most cases occur in Caucasian females over the age of 50. Those diagnosed with osteoporosis are subject to vertebral and hip fractures, as well as loss of height and chronic back pain.
What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome occurs when the median nerve, the nerve running through the carpal tunnel, or center of the wrist, is damaged. It is common amongst those who frequently work with their hands such as office workers, hairdressers, painters, musicians, and cashiers. Symptoms include pain, numbness, tingling, and swelling in the wrist and hands.
What is a Herniated Disc?
The human spine is comprised of a total of 23 sponge-like discs, which act as shock absorbers between the vertebra, or bones that make up the spine. A herniated disc occurs when this spongy material bulges or protrudes between the vertebras.
What is a Pinched Nerve?
A pinched nerve is simply another way to say a damaged nerve. A pinched nerve can occur in a person’s neck, back, and arms, as well as many other places in the body.
What is Sciatica?
The sciatic nerve runs from the base of your spine down the length of your leg. Sciatica is a term used to describe the symptoms that occur when the sciatic nerve is irritated, pinched, or damaged. Symptoms of sciatica commonly include numbness, weakness or a tingling sensation in the calves, thighs, buttocks, and lower back.
What is Arthritis?
Arthritis is an inflammatory joint disorder and is one of the most common disabilities in the United States. Symptoms include loss of motion, fatigue, weight loss, disturbed sleep patterns, and pain and tenderness in muscles.
Chiropractic is a branch of health care based upon the belief that good health partially depends on a healthy spine and accompanying nervous system.
Our services include treatment for:
- Auto Accidents
- Sports Injuries
- Spinal Decompression
- Prenatal Care
- Pediatric Care
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Orlando, Fl. 32818
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