At River North Chiropractic, we take great pride in providing the finest chiropractic wellness care to our patients. Below is a sampling of the different chiropractic services we offer in our Chicago office.
We provide spinal correction utilizing gentle chiropractic techniques. Never in the history of chiropractic have we been able to provide the level of help and expertise that now exists. These newer correction methods are even safer, more comfortable and more effective than ever before. As a Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Christopher Haslett has years of training and experience in spinal adjustment.
We teach our patients special "blueprint" exercises to help strengthen and correct their own unique problem. These exercises can be performed in the comfort of your own home and can improve the effectiveness of your spinal correction. In addition to skeletal misalignment, muscles and connective tissues can be out of place or strained by improper alignment and use. Specific exercises and stretches can help your body stay in balance and in health.
We often find it helpful to "coach" our patients on certain activities they should avoid or do differently to avoid aggravating their particular health challenge. Our goal is to help every patient achieve a fulfilling and happy lifestyle full of the activities they enjoy most. We recognize that each patient is a whole person, and helping them reach true health and wellness is a collaborate effort between our professionals and our patients.
We provide specific recommendations on nutritional supplements and healthy food choices to enhance our patient´s return to optimal health. Do you know which supplements and vitamins are good for you? Do you know how these supplements and vitamins interact with one another? Dr. Christopher Haslett can provide a structured nutritional program based on your individual needs.
Massage therapy offers a natural conservative treatment approach that relieves musculoskeletal pain for many patients. Our office provides specific massage and muscular therapy that is tailored to meet the patient's condition and injury. The benefits of massage therapy may include increasing blood circulation, reducing swelling, relaxing muscles, relieving muscle pain and spasms, and aid in recovery and range of motion.
Spinal & Postural Screenings
Posture and spinal screenings can reveal important health information and unlock the door to improved health and well-being. We provide screenings at area malls, community events, health fairs and places of employment. Contact us today to arrange a screening at your event or workplace.
Cupping is an alternative therapy in which cups are used to create a suction to promote healing and blood flow to the tissue being treated. This technique causes a local inflammatory response in the tissue that triggers the body’s natural healing process. Cupping has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to remove blockages of energy flow. This process has been used for over 1,000 years. Cupping may also help athletes with specific pain by increasing blood flow and reducing pain. Cupping may also help athletes increase blood flow and reduce pain.
Acupuncture in simple term means holistic needle therapy. Acupuncture originated in China over 5,000 years ago. It is a Traditional Chinese Medicine, it involves inserting a needle into the skin to stimulate specific acupuncture points in the body to encourage the flow of energy ( referred to as Qi or Chi). The most accepted methods use thin, solid, metallic needles, which are manipulated manually or by electrical stimulation.