Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health. Chiropractic care is used most often to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints, including but not limited to back pain, neck pain, pain in the joints of the arms or legs, and headaches.
To be more specific, Dr. Apps's specializes in treating: carpal tunnel, sports related injuries, work related injuries, personal injury, chronic pain management, TMJ, migraines, increase mobility and range of motion, increase circulation, reduce swelling and inflammation, increase performance and energy, and much more.
In addition to his various specialities, Dr. Apps also works with expecting mothers. A woman's body makes physiological and endocrinological changes to prepare for the baby. These changes could result in a misaligned spine or joint that could cause protruding abdomen and increased back curve, pelvic changes, and/or postural adaptations. Chiropractic care during pregancy may help with maintaining a healthier pregnancy, controlling symptoms of nausea, reduce the time of labor and delivery, relieve back, neck, or joint pain, esablish pelvic balance and allignment, and prevent a potential cesarean section.
Dr. Apps also specializes in working with children and teenagers as they too can benefit from chiropractic care. Children are very physically active and experience many types of falls and blows from activities of daily lviing as well as from participating in sports. Injuries syuch as these may cause many symptoms including back and neck pain, stiffness, soreness or discomfort.
If what you are struggling with is not mentioned above, please contact Dr. Apps and he would be happy to talk with you.