Frequently Asked Questions in Flat Rock

Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions about chiropractors in Flat Rock. Knowing the answers to these important questions will help you pick the best chiropractor in Flat Rock for you. If we didn't cover a question you may have, give Fountain Chiropractic Clinic a call at (734) 782-0200 and we will be more than happy to help answer your question.

What is a chiropractor?

A chiropractor is a doctor who specializes in the treatment of neuromusculoskeletal conditions. 

Are chiropractors doctors?

Yes, chiropractors are doctors. 

Are chiropractors safe?

Chiropractic care is very safe. 

How many chiropractic sessions do you need?

How many treatments will vary depending on the patient's needs. The treatment should be designed specifically for individuals injuries. 

How much does a chiropractic care cost?

Most of the cost may be covered by insurance.

Why should you choose your office?

The office should be convenient for you to travel to either from work or home. A desirable office should have extended hours, updated equipment, friendly staff, and should offer same-day appointments.

How can I find a chiropractor near me?

Google is a fantastic tool to search for a local chiropractor.

What are common chiropractic techniques?

Palmer package is a very common technique utilized by a chiropractor who attended Palmer College of Chiropractic.

What does a chiropractor treat?

Chiropractors treat a condition called Vertebral Subluxation Complex. A subluxation occurs when a spinal bone has shifted out of proper alignment.

How do chiropractors relieve pain from injuries or accidents?

Gentle adjustments applied to the spine help reduce pain, improve function, and restores proper alignment of the vertebra.

What other conditions can be treated by chiropractic care?

Neck pain, back pain, lower back pain, shoulder pain, headaches, and injuries caused by automobile accidents.

Can I get chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Yes, chiropractic care during pregnancy may even be recommended by your OB.

How does a chiropractor help sciatica?

Sciatica is a condition where the nerves in the lower back are being pinched by a misaligned spinal bone. An adjustment to the spine can help alleviate the pressure on the nerve.

What types of pain do chiropractors treat?

Chiropractors do not directly treat pain.

Do chiropractic adjustments hurt?

A chiropractic adjustment, when performed by a skilled chiropractor, should not hurt at all. The treatment is a gentle force applied to the spine.

Are chiropractic adjustments safe?

Yes, adjustments are very safe.

Can I learn to adjust myself?

No, you should never attempt to adjust yourself. Adjustment should be performed by a licensed chiropractor.

Will I be required to remove my clothing at my appointment?

We have our patients stay fully clothed at our office.

Is chiropractic treatment appropriate for children?

Yes. Treatment for children is very safe. We use a low force technique called an Activator. 

OFFICE HOURS


Monday
9:00am - 6:30pm


Tuesday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


Wednesday
9:00am - 6:30pm


Thursday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
9:00am - 6:00pm


Saturday
By Appointment Only

Fountain Chiropractic Clinic
24640 Telegraph Road
Flat Rock, MI 48134
(734) 782-0200