At East Bank Wellness, we take great pride in bringing unmatched chiropractic care to the Chicago area. Each chiropractor in our practice is an experienced wellness provider and is happy to provide the following services:
Specially tailored for neck and back care, spinal adjustment relieves pain by correcting vertebral misalignment. It mobilizes joints and soft tissue, takes the pressure of the spinal structures, and restores nervous system balance. Adjustments are gentle techniques used to correct spinal issues through manual manipulation. These can treat pain from accidents, stiffness, overuse, or general injury.
Simply put, Chiropractic Physicians can adjust mostly every joint in the body. Extremity manipulation/ adjustments can be done anywhere such as the ears, shoulders, elbows, wrists, fingers, knees, ankles and toes. Not to mention, together with particular adjustments for a condtion called TMJ, we can adjust the joints within in the jaw.
You've probably heard several terms used to describe spinal disc problems, including "bulging," "herniated," "slipped," and "ruptured." some of this terminology is interchangeable and some isn’t, but all forms of disc injury have one thing in common: they can greatly reduce your quality of life.
Patients that suffer from chronic problems that affect the back will require comprehensive spinal rehabilitation that includes a number of treatment options. Patients such as these, experience a variety of symptoms that include pain on movement, muscle spasms, breathing problems, neuropathy, weakness and bowel and bladder issues.
Our spinal care services can help relieve you of your pain, dependence on prescription meds, increase the mobility of your joints and muscles, help improve sleep and increase your energy levels. Our ultimate goal is to bring about a positive change that will provide you with permanent improvement of your overall life and health.
The doctors at East Bank Wellness employ massage therapists to supplement treatment. Our therapists use several different modalities, including massage therapy, cupping and acupuncture, to improve soft tissue mobility. It can complement your treatment, if found to be medically necessary. Massage can be a great addition to any comprehensive treatment plan.
Your body is made up of complex, inter-working systems, and acupuncture works to keep everything flowing smoothly. Based on traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture employs tiny needles to stimulate specific points along to circuits. According to eastern medicine, your "chi" is your body's life force, keeping everything in balance, including your nerves, circulation, and musculoskeletal structure. Acupuncture uses the needles to stop blockages of chi and restore function. The right application of acupuncture can relieve inflammation, dispel pain, improve sleep quality, and more.
Certain nutrients, vitamins, and minerals in your diet can enhance your return to optimal health. We provide structured nutritional programs and general counseling on healthy food choices.
Our Naturopath can structure a diet and supplement regiment to help you achieve your optimal health.
Sports are a great way for people to learn about perseverance, dedication, and commitment in addition to helping them stay in shape. While the goal of sports is to improve physically and win the game, it is also important for everyone to stay safe. Despite the best of intentions, it is always possible for an injury to occur. Often, sports injuries take place when people least expect them. Fortunately, the dedicated team from East Bank Wellness is here to help everyone in the River North, Chicago, IL area with their sports injury needs. There are several common injuries that our chiropractic care team sees regularly.
We treat every patient as a whole person. Most of your life takes place outside of our River North offices, so our lifestyle advice helps you achieve optimal function. We find that a collaborate effort between yourself and our team; leads to better long-term results. Our goal is to help each patient achieve a happy, fulfilling, and vibrant lifestyle.
During the months of pregnancy, women naturally take all steps necessary to ensure that they are healthy as well as their baby. They visit their doctor routinely; take the vitamins their body needs to stay strong and to enhance their immune system. Along with visits to their OB, many women also routinely visit a prenatal chiropractor in River North for the additional care they need for a safe, healthy and easier pregnancy. Here are some benefits that come with seeking chiropractic care in Chicago during pregnancy.
Children and infants are subjected to a wide range of changes occurring rapidly to their bodies throughout their youth. This means that any injuries or issues should be addressed immediately in order to reduce the potential effects on your child’s future. Some of these problems may even occur to your child because of the growing process.
The workplace is becoming increasingly competitive when it comes to attracting and retaining the best talent for your company. If you are considering making an investment in your employees, you should contact East Bank Wellness today to discuss the many benefits that we can offer for your staff. When employees feel that they are valued at a company, they return the investment into your bottom line.
Cold laser therapy, also known as Light therapy or Infrared therapy effectivetly treats conditions such as knee pain, arthritis, back pain, TMJ pain, carpel tunnel syndrom pain, tennis elbow, golfers elbow and plantar fascitis, to name a few. Light therapy has been used extensively for soft-tissue injuries, pain and inflammatory conditions and is backed by extensive research with hundreds of published studies covering a wide range of conditions including arthritis. Treatment is fast and adminstered 2-3 times per week for best results. The duration of treatment will depend on your specific area of pain/ discomfort.
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) has been used throughout to strengthen muscles, especially during prolonged periods of immobilization, due to injury. It has also proved to be a vital part in edema control and controlling pain. This type of treatment targets the superficial nerves to trick the brain regarding pain patterns. What's also intriguing is NMES can also facilitate involuntary contractions of certain muscle groups which can help support muscles that weaken over time due to dysfunction of certain joints.
At East Bank Wellness, we offer on-site digital imagin for immediate analysis.
If you’ve been injured, are in pain, or are just looking to improve your health, contact us today to get started with your treatment. Our chiropractor in Chicago serving River North, the South Loop, Gold Coast, Old Town, Lincoln Park, Downtown and surrounding areas can be reached at (312) 832-9700.