Frequently Asked Questions in Carrollton

Chiropractic Carrollton TX FAQs

Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions about chiropractors in Carrollton. Knowing the answers to these important questions will help you pick the best chiropractor in Carrollton for you. If we didn't cover a question you may have, give Weir Family Chiropractic a call at (972) 242-6886 and we will be more than happy to help answer your question.

What is a chiropractor?

A chiropractor is a type of Doctor that is trained in treating the neuro-musculoskeletal system.

What is chiropractic care?

Chiropractic care typically involves "adjusting" the spine or extremities in order to relieve pain, align the joints, and to remove restrictions in the joints and / or muscles.

Are chiropractors doctors?

Yes. Their degree is called D.C., which means "Doctor of Chiropractic".

What does a chiropractor do?

A chiropractor typically uses his hands or instruments to "adjust" the spine and / or extremities in order to remove misalignments in the body.

Does chiropractic work?

Yes, many studies have shown that chiropractic is very effective in the treatment of musculoskeletal issues.

Are chiropractors safe?

Yes, chiropractic care has shown to be one of the safest forms of healthcare in all of the healthcare systems.

Are there chiropractic adjustment side effects?

The most common is soreness around the treated area, usually the following day after treatment. It is similar to the release of lactic acid in our muscles after we work out for the first time.

Why should you choose your office?

We specialize in getting to know all of our patients and treating them as if they were like family. Dr. Weir focuses on each patient wants and needs and customizes their treatment in order to achieve those goals.

Can I get chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Yes, chiropractic care can help pregnant mothers with neck or back pain that is common with pregnancy. Chiropractic care can also help with the alignment of the pelvis which is extremely important when carrying a baby. There is also techniques such as "Webster's Technique" that can turn a baby that is in a breeched position.

Are all patients adjusted the same way?

No, there are different techniques that work better for each individual. A chiropractor will adjust each person differently, according to their findings.

Can I learn to adjust myself?

No, you can't recreate the precision and angles that it takes to do a proper adjustment. Even chiropractors don't try to adjust themselves.

Will I be required to remove my clothing at my appointment?

No it is not required.


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Weir Family Chiropractic

1108 S Elm St
Carrollton, TX 75006

(972) 242-6886