What To Expect

Chiropractor table at Juniper chiropracticWe will provide a comfortable, relaxed and professional environment. Working with you we will deliver natural holistic care to help achieve your goals and allow you to return to your daily activities pain free.

Your first visit:

Our office is small allowing us to spend more time with our patients. When you arrive, have a seat in the waiting room and the doctor will be with you shortly. We ask that you arrive early for your first appointment to complete some brief paperwork if you were not able to do this ahead of time with the emailed forms. These forms will provide important information for the doctor about your medical history and current conditions.

Consultation:

One of the most important components of your visit is the consultation. This is where you and the doctor will discuss the reason for your visit, your medical history, as well as the origin and progression of your symptoms. All of this information is important to help the doctor determine the best treatment plan to alleviate your pain.

Examination:

The doctor will carefully examine the area of pain or discomfort, first having you move, then using manual pressure and motion to assess the injured/tender areas. Neurologic and orthopedic exam procedures may also be utilized to further diagnose the problem.

Diagnosis:

Following the examination, your diagnosis will be discussed. Key examination and history findings will be summarized. Patients are greatly encouraged to ask questions during their entire visit, we truly want you to understand all aspects of your care. Patients who have not previously received chiropractic care can expect additional explanation during their visit to make sure they are comfortable with the exam, diagnosis and treatment.

Treatment:

Dr. Seitz practices Diversified Manual Chiropractic, this is the most common form of chiropractic care. Manual diversified chiropractic adjustments are the most common form of treatment at Juniper Chiropractic. There are many other types of adjusting that may be performed but a large portion of the treatment can include the use of hot packs, electro therapy, ultrasound or muscle work. If needed, additional therapy options or referrals will be discussed. Prior to any treatment being completed everything will be explained in detail.

Home Care:

Depending on your specific condition, you may also be provided with home care instructions, exercises, or stretches to help you reach your goals. It is important to the doctor that his patients understand what may have caused their condition and are able to prevent injuries from happening in the future.