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Overcoming Injuries With Chiropractic Care

Are you struggling with ongoing pain after a car collision or the lingering effects of a sports injury? From car accidents to sports injuries to everyday strains and sprains, the team at Atlas Health Center in San Francisco, California, can help. 

Dr. Henry Oyharcabal uses safe and effective chiropractic care to help you overcome your injuries no matter their origin. Our practice is committed to helping our patients experience optimal health and wellness by supporting your body’s natural healing processes.

Take a moment to learn how chiropractic care helps you prevent and overcome many types of injuries.  

What is chiropractic care?

Unlike most traditional fields of medicine, chiropractic care doesn’t limit treatment to the one area of your body that’s injured or causing you pain. Instead, chiropractors examine how the structure of your joints and spine affect your ability to function and how that structure might contribute to pain and other symptoms. 

When any one area of your body is out of balance, your entire body is out of alignment. By addressing these dysfunctions, chiropractors work to ease tension and swelling that affects your nerves and then restore your structures to their rightful place and improve your alignment and range of motion. 

How does chiropractic care help with injuries?

Chiropractic care focuses on your spine and joints, and their connection to your nervous system, and it addresses the root cause of your pain without surgery or invasive treatments by addressing any subluxations (spinal dislocations or misalignments). 

By addressing these issues, chiropractic care reduces inflammation, scar tissue, and pain while restoring your range of motion and reducing your dependency on pain medications. Dr. Oyharcabal may use the following treatments to help you overcome your injuries:

Our treatment methods at Atlas Health Center provide safe, low-risk options for our patients who are struggling to overcome injuries of many types. 

What injuries can chiropractic care help?

The good news is that chiropractic care helps with many types of injuries. Some of the most common injuries helped by chiropractic care include:

If your injuries are severe enough to require surgery, chiropractic care with Dr. Oyharcabal helps you regain your strength, flexibility, and mobility as you recover.

Can chiropractic care help prevent injuries?

Yes! In fact, it’s better to seek chiropractic care while you’re healthy, because it can help prevent sports injuries and injuries from daily activities while putting you in optimal shape for fast recovery in the event of an accident. 

At Atlas Health Center, Dr. Oyharcabal conducts a comprehensive exam to create a customized treatment plan for you. He emphasizes aligning your entire musculoskeletal system, which helps your body stay balanced so it can perform and function as intended, lowering your risk of injury. 

Chiropractic treatments are especially helpful if you’re experiencing any of the following, as these symptoms indicate a misalignment:

Learn more about chiropractic care and how it can help you by contacting the experts at Atlas Health Center. Call our San Francisco office at 415-549-0555 to schedule a consultation, or book an appointment online now.

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