Most of the time adjustments are very comfortable. Most patients can't wait to get their adjustment because they know how good it is going to feel and how much relief they are going to get. However, it is normal to have soreness after your first adjustment. The soreness may feel like you recently exercised but It shouldn't last any longer than a day, and in most cases is does not last that long if it occurs at all.

What is the popping sound that happens when I am adjusted?

Many times a popping sound is heard when a joint is adjusted. This sound is normal and is actually nitrogen gas coming out of solution from your joint fluid. The sound is the same thing you hear when someone "pops" their knuckles.

Do I have to come back for Several treatments?

There are times when one treatment significantly or completely alleviates a patients pain. Even though this is uncommon and is not normally expected, treatment can be completed after one adjustment. At Frostwood Chiropractic, we understand that your pain is only a symptom, and the correction of your problem will likely take more than one treatment.

What if I already had spinal surgery?

If you are a patient who has already had spinal surgery, you can still receive chiropractic treatment in a majority of cases. As long as your surgery has had time to completely heal, there are only a small percentage of instances where chiropractic treatment can not be utilized. Doctor Hendry will determine whether chiropractic treatment can be used in your case.