Chiropractic in Omaha
1. Manual Manipulation – Thompson, Diversified, Gonstead, Anterior & Drop Techniques.
Utilized when lower force applications are needed such as in infants or elderly patients or for those who prefer instrument adjusting.
3. Physiotherapy Techniques including:
A. Electric Muscle Stimulation including Interferential and Russian Stimulation. Utilized for pain, inflammation and edema reduction as well as rehabilitation of muscles
B. Ultrasound utilized to promote blood circulation, muscle relaxation, pain control and increased elasticity of connective tissue. Used to treat tendon adhesions and scars, post traumatic injuries
C. Diathermy helps increase elasticity of connective tissues and is used to vasodilate in cases of chronic sinusitis, wound healing, bursitis, tendonitis as well as deep muscle pain and spasm.
D. Cold Laser used for stimulation of acupuncture points as well as joint injuries or scars. Cold laser can help decrease healing time especially after surgical procedures.
E. Ice Therapy – helps decrease inflammation, decrease pain and spasm and promote vasoconstriction
F. Infrared helps provide pain relief from arthralgia, arthritis, back pain, fibromyalgia, muscle spasm, myositis, neuralgia, sprains/strains and whiplash injuries.
G. Intersegmental Traction helps induce motion into the spine with gentle rollers that roll from head to toe providing a pumping mechanism on the discs between the vertebra of your spine. This improves circulation and provides the spinal cord with nutrition.
H. Cranial Electrical Therapy Stimulation treats the brain for pain, stress, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and addictions thru the ear lobes.