First Visit

Brief Paperwork

Upon entering the office, we have some brief paperwork for you to fill out. The paperwork provides us with general information about yourself and your condition. If you are using insurace please bring your insurace card(s) with so we can get the proper information to bill the insurace company.



History and Examination

In order to determine what your actual problem is, the doctor will ask you various questions related to your condition. Next, a number of specialized tests will be performed to determine which areas are affected and to what extent. These tests are taylored to your specific concerns at the time of the visit.

Consultation

After the initial History and Examination, we will discuss our findings and inform you of our recommended treatment plan. This is a great time to ask any questions you may have prior to getting treated.



X-ray Studies

Your specific condition may require x-rays or an MRI to either rule out more serious conditions or assist us in developing the most effective treatment plan for you. We currently will refer you to get ether an x-ray or and MRI if needed. Results will get sent back to us and we can walk you through the findings and inform you of the best next step that should be taken. It may be Chiropractic care or you may need to be refered out to another specialist to get other treatment options.

Same Day Treatment

Once finished with the examination and all appropriate studies, patients will generally be provided with their first treatment during this same visit. This may include spinal adjustments, physical therapies, and/or soft tissue therapies.

Home Instructions

Prior to leaving, patients will be given instructions on certain activities or procedures to be conducted at home. This may include ice or heat application instructions, avoidance of certain activities or positions, as well as home exercises and/or stretches.

Schedule Your Next Appointment

You will be given a convenient appointment time for any follow-up visits that may be needed. Generally speaking, patients are seen again within 1-3 days following their initial exam and treatment.