Get answers to the most common questions about chiropractic care.
Is Chiropractic care safe?
Chiropractic care is an incredibly safe treatment method for those in the Los Angeles, CA region experiencing any type of neuromusculoskeletal issues. Chiropractic care for Los Angeles, CA residents is drug-free and non-invasive while carrying with it a very limited number of mild side effects. Any soreness or discomfort experienced will typically subside within 24 hours of chiropractic treatment.
Does Chiropractic care hurt?
You are at the hands of a master with 38 years experience. Adjustments can create soreness as any new activity can, but otherwise care is painless.
Do I need a referral for chiropractic care?
Those in Los Angeles, CA seeking out chiropractic care often wonder if an MD referral is required before seeing your doctor of chiropractic. While a referral from an MD is not necessary to see a doctor of chiropractic, it may be required by your insurance provider depending on your particular insurance policy.
Can children benefit from chiropractic care?
Chiropractic care is not exclusive to adults throughout the Los Angeles, CA region. Physically active children will be prone to falls, blows, and soreness brought on by their everyday activities. Children in sports especially can benefit from chiropractic care as they practice their sport. Chiropractic care is always tailored to the individual receiving it, and this includes children.
How long until I feel better?
80% of patients feel significantly better within 2 weeks or sooner. But relieving pain is not the primary objective, it is the first objective but not primary. The primary objective is restoring function.
How long will I need care? How many visits will I need?
The length of your care will depend on what your health objectives or goals are. You and the Doctor will discuss this so that you receive what you want to achieve what you want.
Will my insurance pay for this?
Most health insurance plans do cover some degree of chiropractic care like that provided by Olympic Chiropractic.