For more than a quarter-century, Doctor of Chiropractic David Leger has helped patients from throughout Illinois to lessen discomfort and achieve their wellness goals. Using a "whole-person approach," Dr. Leger employs hands-on techniques, physiotherapy, and wellness supplements to help his patients bounce back from illness and discomfort, and achieve new levels of health or, in some cases, uberhealth. One such hands-on technique is body restoration, which uses elements of acupressure to help restore communication throughout the body's systems.
As a nursing-home administrator, Dr. Frazer witnessed the deleterious effects that follow a lifetime of poor health habit and resolved to make a difference in others' lives without falling back on what he saw as an overreliance on medication. Today, he serves as the doctor in a chiropractic clinic whose philosophy emphasizes preventive care and the positive presence of health, rather than the mere absence of disease. His chiropractic adjustments, which generally entail a quick thrust to a vertebra, can comfort the spine, nerves, soft tissues, and muscles. In keeping with the clinic’s holistic approach, Dr. Frazer’s treatments are complemented by massage services, nutritional advice, and exercises that keep your nostrils from getting all flabby.
Doctor of Chiropractic Joe Wang and his colleagues treat a kaleidoscope of symptoms that far exceed the stereotypical neck and back pain. That list includes chronic headaches, fibromyalgia, and old sports injuries from bocce. Their client base spans from infants and children to expectant mothers and senior citizens. In addition to performing manual adjustments, the team dispenses advice on proper nutrition and exercise to help its patients attain overall wellness.
Spinal Rehab & Wellness Center aims to restore optimal health, range of motion, and wellness to each of its patients, using a variety of holistic techniques. Their team of physicians, chiropractors, therapists, and trainers lend their expertise when treating ailments that range from migraines to carpal tunnel syndrome to whiplash caused by mistaking a cardboard cutout of David Hasselhoff for the real thing.
Before treatments, clients take a thorough intake exam, which covers questions about their lifestyle, health history, and the current issues that plague them. Practitioners then take this information, along with an evaluation of the client’s emotional state, to prescribe a holistic course of therapy. This treatment plan could include physical therapy, therapeutic massage, nutritional counseling, or chiropractic care.
Licensed doctors Tim Erickson, Lori Portnoy, and Eric Eickhorst eschew needle-based acupuncture, instead easing myriad ailments with gentle electrical stimulation, fingertip pressure, and metallic balls. After a consultation to determine the appropriate treatment itinerary, patients receive full spine x-rays and an exam. Next, a brief relief treatment stretches spines to help reduce muscle spasms and aches while preparing patients for International Crabwalk to Work Day. The acupuncture treatment usually lasts fewer than two minutes and helps to attack causes of corporeal discomfort, such as ulcers, abnormal blood pressure, and headaches.