The team at Chiropractic & Family Wellness PC sets out to correct nerve pressure and pain with gentle manual manipulations. The team believes a successful adjustment will remove nerve interference that can lead to sciatica, chronic pain, and a range of other bodily ailments. By gently guiding the vertebrae back into place, nerve impulses are free to move along the spine, delivering the sealed and stamped information to muscles and organs that keep the body operating at peak performance. The center also works to alleviate much of patients' pain by addressing problems in their feet, which can send pain from the foot and ankles up to the knees to the back. Stabilizing orthotics seek to bring equilibrium to the entire body by softening strides and correcting posture imbalances.
A team of experienced doctors of chiropractic and assistants consult with patients and devise treatment plans to minimize chronic aches or health issues. ProAdjuster technology works to analyze the motion of vertebrae, and staff perform Graston Technique treatments with a set of specialized instruments that adjust muscles and tendons.
Helmed by Doctor of Chiropractic Stephen Ambrose, who has been featured as a chiropractic expert on WTVR-6, WRIC-8, and WWBT-12, Completely Natural Chiropractic sets spines straight with comprehensive treatment plans customized to each individual’s needs. Ambrose, a second-generation chiropractor, practices a philosophy that centers on conservative hands-on care, and Richmond-area physicians regularly refer patients to him for gentle, targeted spinal adjustments. Along with adjustments, he also uses massage therapy and prescribed stretches to assist clients with pain relief and recovery—especially if the recovery is from a limbo tournament and you’re 11 feet tall.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 1 person
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Reflexology and Raindrop Therapy
Brands Used: Young Living Oils
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For eight years, Doctor of Chiropractic Michael Mulvaney ignored his chronic back pain and continued to play sports. He recalls a doctor once dismissing his nagging discomfort as “growing pains,” but his suffering persisted through his teenage years. When he reached college and a friend recommended that he visit a chiropractor, he jumped at the chance. Within three visits, he was pain-free.
This experience planted the seed that eventually grew into Dr. Mulvaney’s career as a chiropractor. Today, he helms Spinal Correction Center of Richmond, where he and his staff offer a combination of holistic chiropractic care and massage therapy. Dr. Mulvaney favors the Pettibon system of chiropractic care, which works to restore the spine’s natural curvature and normalize misalignments that may cause pain, stiffness, or unfair limbo advantages.
Deep-tissue, trigger-point, and Swedish massage are just a few of the modalities that therapists perform at VA Health Massage. They also offer medical massage, a technique designed to treat conditions diagnosed by a medical doctor, which focuses only on injured areas. To further relaxation, any massage can be enhanced with aromatherapy and hot towels or by politely asking all ghosts to leave the room.