Each year in the United States over 3 million cases of arthritis are reported. This is a major health concern that leaves many unable to function as normal. Balance Chiropractic Health Center's in offer multiple treatment options for patients in the Oakland, Sonoma, and Salt Lake area that suffer from arthritis.
Arthritis Q & A
What is Arthritis and How Does One Cure It?
Arthritis is inflammation of the joints. There are joints in fingers, toes, knees, elbows, shoulders, and hips. When inflamed, these joints become stiff and swollen. One is not able to move limbs as easily when the joints are inflamed. For most patients, this inflammation is very painful. Unfortunately, there is not a cure for arthritis. However, with a proper diagnosis and treatment plan, the symptoms of arthritis can be reduced.
How Does a Holistic Chiropractor and Applied Kinesiologist Treat Arthritis?
Every case of arthritis is different, and some arthritis is the result of other diseases or infections. At Balance Chiropractic Health Center, Dr. Whitmore treats arthritis in a holistic manner. She takes into consideration her health history, emotional state, lifestyle, and eating habits. As a result, the treatments for arthritis that are prescribed by Dr. Whitmore will include a range of options. She may determine that outlying emotional issues or a lack of nutrition are the sources of joint inflammation. By looking at every aspect of health and wellness, Dr. Whitmore is able to treat inflammation, while providing ways to avoid inflammation in the future.
What Should I Expect at My First Appointment for Arthritis at the Balance Chiropractic Health Center in Oakland, CA and Salt Lake, UT?
During a first appointment visit with Dr. Whitmore at Balance Chiropractic Health Center in Oakland, CA and Salt Lake, UT, one will go through a comprehensive health care evaluation. Using the holistic approach, Dr. Whitmore will take into account old injuries, emotional distress, chronic conditions, and reoccurring illnesses. She may also use muscle strength therapy to see if there is any correlation between muscles and the root cause. After evaluating your health, Dr. Whitmore will provide a chiropractic care program that will range from preventative care to treatment methods.
Contact Dr. Whitmore at the Balance Chiropractic Health Center in Oakland, CA, and Salt Lake, UT to begin a holistic healing journey to arthritis pain relief. As a top chiropractor and applied kinesiologist in Oakland and Salt Lake, Dr. Whitmore treats arthritis naturally and holistically.