Without a back, you'd never know which way was forward, making dramatic exits confusing and awkward. Reward your back for not being up front with today's Groupon: for $39, you get a one-hour Swedish or deep-tissue massage at Atkinson Chiropractic in Grayslake (an $80 value).
Led by Doctor of Chiropractic Justin Atkinson, the friendly staff of Atkinson Chiropractic allays vertebrae and soothes spines through holistic practices and stress-busting massages, including prenatal massages. A one-hour Swedish massage at the hands of a professional limb-loosener will relieve tension and untie double-Windsor dorsal knots through fluid, gliding strokes. Alternately, a deep-tissue massage can appease pains associated with chronic muscle tension by gently penetrating deeper layers of muscle and rooting out stubborn aches tucked away in corporeal crannies.
Atkinson Chiropractic’s holistic services are focused on whole-body wellness rather than localized symptoms. Whether clients are reeling from chronic back pains, occasional muscle tension, or stiff necks caused by satellite gazing, the dedicated staff of Atkinson Chiropractic utilize the latest technology to diagnosis and help heal achy bodies.
Lake County Physical Medicine
At Lake County Physical Medicine, Dr. Justin Atkinson and his spine-aligning staff specialize in personalized care with an emphasis on inspiring long-term wellness through holistic healing methods. This medically integrated wellness center uses a team of doctors, chiropractors, and rehab therapists to target a wide range of issues. Sore joints surrender range-limiting pain pockets to a number of time-tested chiropractic methods, from back-to-basics manual adjustments that adjust misaligned vertebrae back into place, to trigger-point therapy to alleviate muscle tension, to all-natural solutions to fight nerve damage, and diagnostic motion palpation to heavy-metal therapy, wherein clients recline on subwoofers blasting Black Sabbath.
Traction rehabilitation shepherds compacted spines to pain-relieving protraction, a treatment that may be augmented by customized exercise routines designed to fortify spinal columns against future injuries. Clients seeking to drop extra weight can opt for a custom weight loss plan, designed by nutritionists and weight loss experts, which may use lipotropic B12 injections to help clients torch calories. The healing hands of Dr. Atkinson's massage therapists alternate between Swedish and deep-tissue techniques that may also incorporate trigger-point therapy and myofascial-release methods.