Chiropractic Rehab is another area of expertise with Dr. Berg. After completing a post-graduate course in Chiropractic rehab and passing the required board exams, Dr. Berg became certified as a Level One Rehabilitation Doctor to compliment his certification in sports injuries. After sustaining a gymnastic injury in the 1970′s, Dr. Berg trained and competed in weightlifting. He has been able to take his personal experience and apply this knowledge to his patients with Chiropractic rehab. His objective is to help the advancement of his patients in the areas of sports injuries, as well as in fitness, physical therapy, and injury prevention.
Chiropractic Rehab encompasses a comprehensive approach to physical therapy for low back and sciatic pain
Chiropractic rehab allows the assessment of patients with neck and back pain including muscle dysfunction and mechanics. Muscle tightness and shortness is common in patients suffering from neck and back pain. Using chiropractic rehab techniques teaches patients to perform stretches and exercises along with manipulative techniques to correct the muscle dysfunction. Dr. Berg will evaluate your condition and develop a treatment plan suited to your individual problem. Chiropractic Rehab educates you in performing an appropriate exercise program at home and provide you with the tools and skills you need to return you to your normal functional activities and prevent further injury.
As a North Phoenix Chiropractor manipulation plays a key role in Chiropractic Rehab
Chiropractic Rehab includes manual chiropractic adjustment techniques to restore normal spinal joint segmental mobility, as well as soft tissue and neural mobility. In turn this is needed to normalize the biomechanics of the musculoskeletal system in conjunction with re-education of muscle function.
Treatment Considerations for Chiropractic Rehab
Dr. Berg will perform a biomechanical assessment of alignment, function, strength, range of motion and flexibility of your spine or joints as part of your chiropractic rehab. Treatment objectives with chiropractic rehab includes joint and soft tissue mobilization to increase range of motion. Focus will be placed on patient education to improve posture and body mechanics as well as instruction in a home exercise program. Chiropractic rehab uses many modalities to increase tissue flexibility, decrease pain and edema, and promote healing such as acupuncture, ultra sound, interferential current, laser, kinesio tape, spray and stretch techniques, along with counseling in nutrition and exercise. Consultation regarding bracing, taping, and orthotics may also be performed.
If you experience any of the following and are interested in seeking chiropractic rehab please contact his office:
- Low back pain
- Neck pain
- Fibromyalgia/myofascial pain
- Acute and chronic pain
- Arthritis and chronic pain
- Musculoskeletal disorders
- Work Injuries
- Extremity injuries or overuse
- Sciatic pain
If you are in need of chiropractic rehab and live in North Phoenix, North Scottsdale and the Paradise Valley area; give us a call to discuss what we can do for you. Chiropractic rehab for sports injuries also.
this article on Chiropractic Rehab is informational and not to be used to diagnose or treat any medical condition