Frequently Asked Questions
People of all ages – from infants through to the elderly – could benefit from chiropractic care.
Most people find having an adjustment very relaxing.
With some adjustments you may sometimes feel or hear popping sound from the spinal joints. This is simply caused by a gas release from the joint as spinal movement is restored, such as when a wet glass is removed from a table.
Our Chiropractor uses skill, not force or strength, to help your body make adjustments.
Many private health insurance companies cover chiropractic care. Bayview Chiropractic has HealthPoint claiming facilities available.
This is a question that is best answered by first talking with you and completing an examination. No two people are the same and we aim to tailor the approach that best suits your unique situation.
Long standing spinal problems, may require some supportive care. These long-standing problems may be associated with muscle weakness, soft tissue damage, and degenerative changes to the spine.
After an initial problem or symptom has resolved many people choose to have a chiropractic spinal checkup, in a similar fashion to a periodic checkup to your dentist or general practitioner.
Some spinal health problems may not present with early obvious symptoms and chiropractic may help to detect some signs before you become aware of them.
The chiropractor will make a recommendation based on the best evidence available. As always, the length of time you decide to benefit from chiropractic care is always up to you.
Those who are active, have stressful jobs or want to have a healthy spine, may find that a visit to the chiropractor to be an important part of managing their spinal health. Others seek chiropractic care only when their ache or pain becomes unbearable. We have a range of management options to suit the level of care you need and want.