Patient care at the Palmer Chiropractic Clinics focuses on chiropractic adjustments for people of any age, from newborns to the very old. A variety of chiropractic techniques, including extremity adjusting of knees, shoulders, ankles and feet, as well as low-force adjustments for people with arthritis or osteoporosis, are used to match our patients’ unique needs.
State-of-the-art technology assists in diagnosis as well as chiropractic rehabilitation and treating sports injuries. In addition, the Palmer Chiropractic Clinics offer free community health presentations and spinal screenings throughout the year.
Diagnostic services available at the Palmer Chiropractic Clinics include state-of-the-art digital X-ray and laboratory services. In addition, faculty clinicians and student interns are skilled at providing the following assessments to determine an appropriate diagnosis of your condition:
The following physical examinations are also provided at the Palmer Clinics:
- Department of Transportation
Rehabilitation and Sports Injury
Sports and workplace injuries, as well as general wear and tear, require an individualized treatment plan to return you to an improved quality of life. Palmer’s specially trained doctors will supervise your care, focusing on:
- range of motion
- pain reduction
They also advise on ergonomics and injury prevention. Services in this area include strengthening, stretching and balancing exercises; specialized soft tissue techniques for sports injuries and joint pain relief; and therapies such as spinal disc traction, muscle stimulation, hydrotherapy, ultrasound and cold laser treatments.
Chiropractic radiologists at the Palmer Chiropractic Clinics perform X-ray exams (using digital radiology equipment) and provide reporting services for our chiropractors. They also support the Radiology Residency Program for specialized training in the field. All X-rays are performed by certified technologists. Students are required to perform X-rays and create radiology reports as part of their overall training.
Digital X-ray technology is available at the Palmer Clinics. Digital X-rays are filmless, efficient and are saved as digital files so they can be shared more easily.