Smaal Rugzorg Definitie Chiropractie:
omvat de diagnose, behandeling en preventie van aandoeningen van het bewegingsapparaat, m.n. de klachten die betrekking hebben op de wervelkolom en andere gewrichten. Smaal Rugzorg behandeld uitsluitend, en is gespecialiseerd in de behandeling van o.a. lage rugpijnen, (sport)blessures zoals schouderklachten, heup, knie en voetklachten. Blessures worden eerst echografisch onderzocht.
International memberships: Member of the International Federation of Sports Chiropractic [FICS] which is recognized by the World Olympian’s Association.
in the Netherlands: Registered Chiropractor SCN, Member KNGF, Member NVMT, Member Impuls NVMST-NVMSU, (vereniging voor shockwave & Echografie)
Babies en kinderen tot 16 jaar worden door ons niet behandeld maar wel preventief gecontroleerd op scheefstand, mogelijke ontwikkeling scoliose en houdings en/voet problematiek.
Over the last few years, many studies have been published in the medical literature have shown that chiropractic manual therapy is the best choice for patients who suffer from acute or chronic back pain:
1. The AMA Recommends Chiropractic Before Surgery.
Surgery always carries risk and should be avoided, if possible. This landmark article from the JAMA says that patients should try chiropractic before resorting to surgical intervention.
2. Chiropractic Helps You Avoid Surgery, Too!
This study from the journal Spine found that patients who used chiropractors were less likely to have surgery for their back pain.
3. Chiropractic is Better than Drugs
Another study from Spine found that chiropractic patients had better outcomes than patients who used medications for their back pain.
4. Chiropractic Prevents Future Cases of Back Pain
In this study, researchers found that chiropractic helped prevent back pain in patients with work-related injuries.
5. Chiropractic Saves You Money
A study that compared chiropractic to medical care found that chiropractic patients spent less on health care than medical patients.
6. Chiropractic is More Effective than Epidural Injections for Disc Herniations.
This 2013 study found that back pain patients had better outcomes and lower health care costs with chiropractic than those who had epidural injections for spinal disc herniations.
7. Chiropractic Best Option for Sacroiliac Joint Pain
Dysfunction the sacroiliac joint can cause severe back pain and sciatica. This study reports a 72% success rate for patient who use chiropractic for SI joint pain.
8. Chiropractic Best Option for Sports-Related Back Pain
Back pain is a common sports injury, and this study from the journal Sports Health found that chiropractic was the best option for treatment.
9. Chiropractic Helps Older Patients with Back Pain.
As we get older, our spine loses flexibility and we’re more likely to develop back pain. This 2013 study found that chiropractic is safe and effective at reducing back pain in older patients.
Specialties: (Sports)Chiropractic. Sports related injuries, Low Backpain, manual therapy, Muskuloskeletal Sonography, Shockwave therapy.