6409 W. Caton Farm Rd. Plainfield, IL 60586
Phone: (815) 254-9697
Fax: (815) 254-9979
What can I do to be healthier? How can I modify my diet? How does diet impact my longevity? How does my diet affect my return to bein pain-free? What sort of diet should I follow? How can I obtain a healthy weight? Are their any nutritional supplements I can take or should take? It is common to have nutrition-related questions. Nutrition is a fundamental component to good health and being well.
Proper function is about proper movement. When necessary, goal-specific movement will help address your condition. The purpose of movement therapy is to improve function, stability, posture, stamina, flexibility and agility. In addition, proper movement helps combat postural changes associated with aging. In conjunction with chiropractic care, movement therapy utilization can be dramatic.
Just as the spinal joints and bones of the skeleton may not be moving correctly, so too does the tissue structures around the skeleton develop evidence of stress and strain. Tightness, pulling, spasm, tension, pressure, cramping are all words to describe this process. Everday stress is an important factor in experiencing the onset of these symptoms. Also, as stress has such a significant impact on health, massage and soft tissue therapy can be a great way to relax, relieve tension and improve quality of life. Massage therapy and soft tissue mobilization are an excellent adjunct to chiropractic care.
The human body has an inherent ability to heal and be well. The word "chiropractic" originates from Greek, meaning chiro--"hand" and praktikós--"done by ". Because every individual is unique and may have complex health issues, your concerns are addressed with this in mind. At O'Connor Chiropractic, care is geared to the uniqueness of each individual. It is our goal to alleviate your pain and symptoms and help assist you in restoring function and becoming well.
Through the process of "photobiostimulation", cold laser provides light of a specific wavelength designed to promote healing. Cold laser therapy is a completely safe, painless, non-invasive, and an often legitimate alternative to surgery. Cold laser therapy benefits are backed by published research and medical studies. Just some of the benefits include:
Chiropractic Care/Physical Rehabilitation
Nutritional Expertise/Nutritional Counseling
Soft Tissue Manipulation
Movement Therapy/Corrective Exercise Movements
Cold Laser/Laser Therapy
Decreased inflammation, increased tissue repair, pain relief, improved blood supply and tissue regeneration, ATP production , lymphatic drainage, wound healing, healthy immune function, generation of healthy cells
Cold laser therapy is beneficial for both acute and chronic inflammatory conditions. Some of these include:
Arthritis, inflammatory conditions, neuralgia, nerve root pain,TMJ, fibromyalgia, acute injuries, post-operative pain, plantar fasciitis fractures, bursitis, knee/foot pain, carpal tunnnel syndrome, tendonitis, heel spurs, swelling, muscle spasm.