At Mitskog Chiropractic we take great pride in providing the finest chiropractic wellness care to our patients.
These are some of the different chiropractic services we offer at our clinic.
Through her years of experience, Dr. Mitskog has found that it is effective and beneficial to her patients to have a variety treatment methods available, as what works for one patient might not work for another.
We provide spinal correction utilizing a variety of chiropractic techniques, including:
Thompson Drop, Flexion-Distraction, Activator Methods and traditional Diversified.
Dr. Mitskog's treatment of neck conditions is unique in that she does not perform traditional neck cracking adjustments.
She instead uses the Activator or Thompson drop methods in the treatment of the neck.
In addition, a variety of therapies are offered to aid in the adjustment.
Some of the therapies offered are:Cervical and lumbar traction, electric muscle stim, ultrasound, diathermy, kinesotaping.
We teach our patients simple exercises to help strengthen and correct their own unique problem. These exercises can be performed in the comfort of your own home and can improve the effectiveness of your spinal correction. In addition to skeletal misalignment, muscles and connective tissues can be out of place or strained by improper alignment and use. Specific exercises and stretches can help your body stay in balance and in health.
We often find it helpful to "coach" our patients on certain activities they should avoid or do differently to avoid aggravating their particular health challenge. Our goal is to help every patient achieve a fulfilling and happy lifestyle full of the activities they enjoy most. We recognize that each patient is a whole person, and helping them reach true health and wellness is a collaborate effort between our professionals and our patients.
We provide specific recommendations on nutritional supplements and healthy food choices to enhance our patient´s return to optimal health. Metagenics, Anabolic, Standard Process and Progressive Labs supplements are available in our office.
Our office provides muscular therapy that is tailored to meet the patient's condition and injury. The benefits of myofascial release and other soft tissue treatments include increasing blood circulation, reducing swelling, relaxing muscles, relieving muscle pain and spasms, and aid in recovery and range of motion. Some of the muscle techniques include Counterstrain therapy, myofascial release and Graston.