Doctors of Chiropractic (DC) are spine and extremity specialists who diagnosis and treat patients with neuromusculoskeletal disorders and related clinical conditions including, but not limited to, back pain, neck pain, tendonitis, carpal tunnel, headaches and extremity conditions both acute and chronic in nature.
Physical Therapy’s goal is to reduce pain, improve healing, improve and restore mobility to injured areas of the body, and return you to your normal functional activities. The use of therapeutic exercise in many cases aids the patients recovery faster and without expensive surgery and often reducing the need for long-term use of prescription medications and their side effects as well as help you improve motion and strength post surgical procedures.
Massage therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body for the purpose of normalizing those tissues and consists of manual techniques that include applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and/or causing movement of or to the body.
Athletic training is practiced by athletic trainers (AT), health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to optimize activity and participation of patients and clients across age and care continuums. Athletic training encompasses the prevention, diagnosis, and intervention of emergency, acute and chronic medical conditions involving impairment, functional limitations, and disabilities. ATs work under the direction of physicians, as prescribed by state licensure statutes. Licensed Athletic Trainers are licensed through the PA State Medical and Osteopathy Board.
Chiropractis Sports Medicine Optimization Program is a sports specific regimen developed by Dr. Mike Treichler DC, LAT, ATC that brings several disciplines together in one individual plan for the athletes health and support for total optimization. Areas included are Nutrition for fueling the body both during the season and after, Chiropractic to balance the body stresses of competition and training throughout the year for the athlete, Sports Medicine to Prevent, Evaluate, Repair, and Improve muscular endurance and effects of training. This program is completely individualized for each patient depending on their needs.