Chiropractic Care for Degenerative Disc Disease

Senior sciatica pain

Here at Willow Chiropractic, we understand that ageing is part of life, and as we grow older, back pain can become more prevalent. One of the most common causes of lower back pain is degenerative disc disease. What is Degenerative Disc Disease? Almost everyone’s spinal discs show signs of wear and tear, it’s part of…

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Chiropractic Treatment for Herniated Discs

Back Pain

At Willow Chiropractic we specialise in treating a wide range of pain related conditions, this includes the ‘dreaded’ herniated disc. In this article we are going to discuss the symptoms and ways in which we tend to treat pain from such conditions. Prevalence It is well documented that 5 to 20 out of 1000 adults…

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What does a Chiropractic Adjustment do?

Chiropractic Neck Adjustment

The human body is a complex structure with many interconnected systems. That’s why making sure you get the right care for your body is important. So why do you want to visit a Chiropractor and what does a chiropractic adjustment do? What is a Chiropractor? You can think of a Chiropractor as a physician who…

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How often should you get a chiropractic adjustment ?

Chiropractor giving treatment

Chiropractic sessions can do wonders for relieving pain. Here at Willow Chiropractic, we want to highlight and discuss what chiropractic adjustment does, and how often you should have an adjustment. How do chiropractors diagnose conditions? Chiropractors go through a 3 step procedure to diagnose a patient.  Patient Interview and clinical history Physical Examination Diagnosis via…

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What is the difference between a Chiropractor and Physiotherapist?

Image of spine, which symbolises the Profession Chiropractor

There has always been a little confusion about the two professions, and, in truth, there is overlap between the two (Chiropractor & Physiotherapist). We want to explore and differentiate between the two professions to help you develop a better understanding. What are Physiotherapists and Chiropractors. Physiotherapists: The Chartered Society of Osteopathy says that Physiotherapists help…

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