Through research and clinical trials on chiropractic, instrument adjusting is now embraced as an effective treatment for musculoskeletal issues.
TMJ pain can have several causes, including arthritis, injury to the joint area, or articular disk erosion or misalignment due to grinding of the teeth from stress.
Instrument adjusting is not only more safe and effective than manual adjusting, it may also provide an increased level of authority to chiropractic.
The chiropractor often may also be the patient, struggling with low back, shoulder, elbow, or wrist pain. In short, to quote the famous Biblical proverb, “Physician, heal thyself.”
The tell-tale symptoms of a migraine attack—throbbing pain, loss of appetite due to nausea, and extreme sensitivity to light—debilitate much of the population, and most likely a portion of your patients.