FAQ's

Q. How is a chiropractic adjustment performed?
a. Chiropractic adjustment or manipulation is a manual procedure that utilizes the highly refined skills developed during the intensive years of chiropractic education. The chiropractor typically uses his/her hands to manipulate the joints of the body, particularly the spine, in order to reduce pain, and restore or enhance joint function and motion. Chiropractic manipulation is highly controlled procedure that rarely causes discomfort. The chiropractor adapts the procedure to meet the specific needs of each patient. Patients often note positive changes in their symptoms immediately following treatment.

Q. Does your office accept my Insurance?
a. We are in a lot of insurance companies but not all. The patient should call their own Insurance company, to verify if a doctor is in their Insurance plan. Checking you Insurance benefits is ultimately your responsibility. Our office will also call to verify the patient's benefits but we are not responsible for what they quote us over the phone. BECAUSE WE GET QUOTED INCORRECT BENEFITS EVERYDAY FROM INSURANCE COMPANIES.   

Q. How long will my appointment last for my first visit?
a. Plan for at least a 1 1/2 hours.

Q. Does your office treat pregnant women?
a. Yes, we treat women that are pregnant. Child bearing women suffering from low back pain that does not seek care are more prone to chronic low back pain in the future.

Q. Does your office treat children?
a. Yes we treat children, because children can benefit from chiropractic care. Children are very physically active and experience many types of falls and blows from activities of daily living as well as from participating in sports. Injuries such as these may cause many symptoms including back and neck pain, stiffness, soreness, or discomfort. Chiropractic care is always adapted to the individual patient. It is a highly skilled treatment, and in the case of children, very gentle.

Q. What kind of payment methods do we accept?
a. Cash, Checks, Debit and Credit Cards

Q. Will I get an adjustment on the first visit?
a. It is up to your treating doctor to make the decision, not all patients get an adjustment on the first day. It is a case by case basis.

Q. How do I get started in a physical therapy program?
a. You will need a referral from your medical doctor, chiropractor, or surgeon with your condition, and frequency of visits they may recommend.

Q. What do I wear to physical therapy?
a. Tank tops for shoulder patients, shorts for knee patients otherwise, loose comfortable clothing is best.

Q. Can I start physical therapy without seeing a doctor first?
a. Not in the state of Indiana at this time.

Q. If my doctor tells me I need physical therapy, what information do you need from my doctor?
a. You will need to bring in your order from your doctor and if possible any x-ray or MRI reports.

Q. How long does a visit to Physical Therapy last?
a. Your first visit is usually the longest, its about an hour and a half, after that we estimate 45 minutes to an hour.

Q. What are your hours?
 Our Department & Physician hours vary, as does availability. View our contact page for more information,

Q. Why is it important to do my home exercise program?
We do home exercises because 2 or 3 treatment sessions are not enough activity for a week. We need daily activity to provoke true change. Your treatment sessions are for specialized care and the home exercises are for strengthening and flexibility.