Manual therapy is an effect on the body with the participation of a specialist's hands in order to diagnose, treat diseases of muscles, joints, bones, and also internal organs. Translated from Latin, "manus" means hand, and "therapy" means treatment, hence the name of this method. It is used alone or in combination with other therapeutic methods. The effectiveness of the impact is superior in some cases to drug treatment.
The chiropractor creates a favorable location for the nerve roots and individual structures of the spine. However, this is not the main direction in his work.
Indications and contraindications
This method of treatment helps to cope with the following diseases:
hernia between the vertebrae;
hyper or hypotonic muscles;
diseases of the joints and internal organs.
Manual therapy in Kiev is not carried out if there are:
fresh fractures of the spine;
recent stroke and heart attack;
pregnancy and lactation;
acute diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.
Chiropractor Kiev uses various techniques in his work.
Subcutaneous myofascial therapy helps to get rid of chronic fatigue, back pain, improves the position of the spine in space, and promotes ease of movement.
Arthro-vertebral therapy is aimed at restoring joints. With the help of this technique, Atlanta is corrected, muscle and headache is reduced.
The cranial method eliminates diseases localized in the head area. The doctor acts on the structures of the skull, which helps to reduce or disappear dizziness, pain and noise in the head, improve memory. In addition, there is the elimination of functional blocks, a decrease in intracranial pressure.
Visceral exposure significantly improves the functioning of organs located in the chest and abdominal cavity, as well as in the pelvic area.
When results are visible
Before the spine correction Kiev or other manipulation is performed, the doctor conducts diagnostics using his hands. Additional research methods help to clarify the diagnosis. Then, treatment sessions are carried out. The procedure takes 15 to 30 minutes. However, once is not enough to improve the condition. The healing effect will be noticeable only after a few visits. In some cases, to consolidate the effect, the doctor may prescribe a second course in a few months. As a result, the patient experiences ease of movement, an improvement in general well-being, pain in the muscles, head, joints disappears.
The benefits of manual therapy
Correction of the spine, treatment of joints, hernias and other diseases using manual therapy can be carried out in patients of any age. The technique allows you to return the structures of the spinal column to the correct position. As a result, blood circulation is normalized, tissue nutrition is improved, muscle spasm is eliminated. There is a release of nerve endings, so the pain ceases to bother.
A chiropractor will help get rid of obsessive symptoms associated with diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Its actions are not accompanied by taking medications, which is a great advantage. Restoration of tissues, elimination of deformations is carried out in a natural way.
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