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Chiropractic For Kids Charleston SC

Chiropractic care is an essential part of your child’s overall wellness. The nervous system controls everything in the body, including growth and development. Interference within the spine can prevent proper communication from the brain to the body which can interfere with a child's capacity to thrive and cause decreased function throughout their rapidly growing body.

Infants, children and adults can all experience subluxations in the spine. Infants and children can become subluxated from birth trauma, other minor or major traumas and developmental stress. During the first five years of life, the body produces more neural pathways than at any other time. It is vital this production is optimized through children’s chiropractic care Charleston SC, as the first few years are crucial to each child’s potential.

Even if your child is in excellent health, minor traumas from bumps, bruises, falls and spills accumulate over time and can result in pain, discomfort and health issues in their teen and adult years. Chiropractic care for infants and children is very safe, effective and beneficial for their overall health and well-being. Chiropractic care is modified to fit a child’s size, weight, and unique conditions. They are both gentle and specific to the child’s developing spinal structures and nervous system. Many parents report that their children enjoy their chiropractic adjustments and look forward to subsequent visits. They also report that their children experience a greater level of health while under regular chiropractic care Charleston SC.

Commonly Seen Improvements:

  • Sleep

  • Behavior and attitude

  • Latching

  • Digestion

  • Colic/Excessive crying

  • Reflux/Spitting up

What is pediatric chiropractic care?

 

Pediatric chiropractic care is a type of natural healthcare available for children. This gentle treatment option can improve mobility, reduce pain, and increase quality of life.

 

 

What techniques do the chiropractors are Connection Health Center usually use for pediatric patients?

 

We use evidence based chiropractic techniques for children, including spinal adjustments that are modified for infants and children. These techniques can improve your child’s overall wellness. And adjustment for infants and children is like feeling the ripeness of a tomato!

 

 

Is pediatric chiropractic care safe for children?

 

Yes, pediatric chiropractic care is completely safe for children. This modified technique is gentler, and takes their developing spinal structures and nervous system into account.

 

 

Can pediatric chiropractic care treat bed wetting?

 

Yes. Pediatric chiropractic care has been shown to improve bed wetting by ensuring proper movement and alignment in the spine that controls bladder function.

 

 

What problems can a pediatric chiropractor treat?

 

We treat everything from sleep problems, bed wetting, ADHD, posture, anxiety, mood, ear and sinus infections, digestion, colic and more.

 

 

How does chiropractic care for children differ from chiropractic care for adults?

 

We use gentler techniques to provide quality chiropractic care for children. These techniques are adjusted for your child’s size, weight, and physical characteristics.

 

 

What are the benefits of chiropractic care for children?

 

Studies have shown that there are numerous benefits for chiropractic care for children of all ages, significantly improving their overall health and wellbeing. We allow for better communication from the brain to the body so that your child can thrive as their bodies grow while also overcoming many common pediatric concerns.

Read on to learn more: 

Why Should Children Have Chiropractic Care? International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, accessed April 2017

Safety and Effectiveness of Pediatric Chiropractic, American Chiropractic Association, April 2016

Efficacy of chiropractic manual therapy on infant colic [ABSTRACT], Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, Oct 2012

  • Ear Infections

  • Allergies/Sinus issues

  • Sensory Processing

  • Balance/Coordination

  • Bedwetting

  • Sports Performance

  • ADHD

  • Posture

  • Mood

  • Torticollis

  • Anxiety

  • Seizures