$35 for Scoliosis Exam with X-rays at Health Center Chiropractic ($305 Value)

Health Center Chiropractic Orland Park

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In a Nutshell

Chiropractors use state-of-the-art techniques to check clients for signs of scoliosis, a curving of the spine that can lead to chronic pain

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not valid for clients active within the past 6 month(s). Younger than 18 must be accompanied by guardian. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed voucher price). Limit 3 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

$35 for a scoliosis-exam package ($305 value) * Exam * Report of findings * X-rays (if needed)

Intervertebral Disks: The Spine’s Suspension

Chiropractic treatments can help restore proper alignment to vertebrae, but they can also take painful pressure off the disks between them. Gain insight into these spinal pillows with this Groupon guide.

Intervertebral disks are the shock absorbers of the spine. These oval-shaped sacs sit between each pair of vertebrae, cushioning them from the impact of everyday movements. Each disk is made up of two parts: a fibrous shell known as the annulus fibrosus and a gel-like substance called the nucleus pulposus. Much like a waterbed shifting under the weight of a misplaced bowling ball, the disk changes shape whenever the spine rotates or flexes, fluidly adjusting to absorb the motion and protect the vertebrae.

Unfortunately, just as waterbeds eventually mature into box springs, intervertebral disks don’t last forever. Over time, the disks begin to lose elasticity and flexibility—a condition called degenerative disk disease (DDD) that affects 60% of people over the age of 40, according to Medscape. This can lead to problems such as neck or lower-back pain or more serious conditions such as herniation, which occurs when the disk’s inner fluids leak through the annulus fibrosus. Although DDD can be the source of chronic pain, treatment does not always require surgery. Often, DDD can be managed with chiropractic treatments, such as spinal adjustments or spinal decompression.

Customer Reviews

Grab this Groupon...you will not be disappointed. Dr. Olayyan is phenomenal. My daughter was diagnosed as a child w/scoliosis and we are so pleased with the treatment plan and approach Dr. Olayyan has offered her. Very thorough and patient. Awesome!
Monica W. · June 18, 2015

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