Doctors of chiropractic are primary health care providers. A chiropractic education emphasizes anatomy; neurology; pathology; radiology; biomechanics of the cranium, spine and extremities; and the correction and detection of the vertebral subluxation complex through spinal and soft tissue manipulation.
At Balance Atlanta, the diversity of practice members is unique.
Though wellness patients focus on preventive health, others seek care for challenges that have been dismissed as being “untreatable” by other doctors.
Examples include cranial deformities and spinal damage due to forceps, c-section, or prolonged deliveries; conditions common with infants such as torticollis, chronic ear infections, or reflux; the debilitating effects of concussions and strokes; pain due to uncorrected spinal stress associated with pregnancy, sports injuries, accidents, poor posture, and unhealthy lifestyles.
While the intent of chiropractic is to restore spinal integrity and neurological balance, the doctor who is truly dedicated to providing excellent service must be skilled in a multitude of techniques to deliver the highest quality of care to every patient regardless of age or condition. It is for this reason that Dr. Caroline has studied with top experts in the chiropractic field for over 20-years to continually develop her clinical abilities. Depending on the needs of the patient, techniques commonly used by Dr. Caroline include: