At Alliance Chiropractic & Acupuncture, we are proud to help our patients live healthier, pain-free lives. Dr. Leighton will do everything she can to ensure that all patients are provided individualized care specific to their needs.
Having neck pain can be extremely painful and uncomfortable. You forget how important your neck health is until you begin having neck pain. Your neck, also called the cervical spine, supports the full weight of your head. The average weight of someone’s head is twelve pounds, making the neck very susceptible to pain. Neck pain can be caused by many things, including sitting for long periods of time, repetitive moments, automotive accidents, and even falling. Everyday wear and tear can also give you neck pain.
Chronic back pain is one of the biggest problems Americans face today and affects eight out of ten people at some point in their lives. Even though back pain is common, the level of severity varies. A variety of different conditions are responsible for discomfort in different regions of your back. These include sprained ligaments, strained muscles, trigger points, arthritis, ruptured disks, inflamed joints, sport injuries, and many more. Low back pain is one of the most common complaints among pregnant women. We will locate the source and do everything we can to ease the uncomfortable pain you may be experiencing.
Shoulder pain is very common and affects almost half of the U.S. population at some point in their lives. Although the causes may be different, many of the treatment options are similar. Like any other issue, the sooner that you receive the proper care, the quicker the pain will go away and the sooner you will be able to get back to your everyday routine. In many situations, if you leave the problem untreated for too long, it may worsen and become a chronic problem.
Our hips are such an important part of our body. They ensure that we stand up straight, control the entire bottom half of our bodies, and allow us to walk, run, kick, and play. In many cases, hip pain is simply caused by osteoarthritis or changes in biomechanics during pregnancy, though it can also be a result of an injury.
Most people experience some sort of knee pain during their lives. Whether you are growing or starting to age and get older, your knees do a lot for you every single day. Knee pain can have a negative impact on your day-to-day functions, and that is why it is so important to try to address pain as soon as it begins. We will address the underlying issues that are causing your knee pain and come up with a treatment plan to relieve your pain for good.
If you have any questions about how we can get you out of pain or improve your overall quality of life, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at