Frequently Asked Questions in Winter Park FL

Chiropractic Winter Park FL Frequently Asked Questions

Find out the answers Winter Park FL Chiropractors frequently give to patients seeking to learn more about chiropractic care at their office. Learning more about chiropractic and its benefits can help you find the best chiropractor for you. If you have a question you don't see answered below, reach out to your team at Escobar Chiropractic at (407) 644-3223.

What is a chiropractor?

Chiropractors go trough 4 years of rigorous medical training and education to obtain a doctorate degree. A chiropractor is a doctor of chiropractic medicine with emphasis on the spinal column, nervous system, and musculoskeletal system.

What is chiropractic care?

Chiropractic care is dictated by a licensed chiropractic physician, chiropractors perform high-velocity manipulations to the vertebral column to free nerve pressure on the spine. Chiropractors also co-manage patients with medical doctors for optimum patient care.

Are chiropractors doctors?

Yes, chiropractors obtain a degree of Doctor of Chiropractic physician and must continue to take continuing education classes to keep up with the latest treatments, medicine, and technology and to be able to renew their medical license.

What does a chiropractor do?

Chiropractors manipulate the spine to free up nerve pressure from trauma, degeneration, and old age.

Are chiropractors useful?

Yes, chiropractors are the go-to doctor for neck pain, back pain, and other conditions of the spine and extremities.

Does chiropractic work?

Yes, based on patient response to treatment, patients have a high probability to maintain doctors recommendations and in some instances avoid a more invasive medical intervention.

Are chiropractors safe?

Yes, chiropractors have the lowest percentage of medical malpractice cases in the medical field.

Are there chiropractic adjustment side effects?

Yes, enormous satisfaction and well-being.

How many chiropractic sessions do you need?

Per doctor recommendations and patient presentation.

How much does a chiropractic care cost?

Chiropractic adjustments range from 45-85 dollars per session.

Why should you choose our office?

Family-oriented, affordable, and caring staff and doctor always ready to help you get your life back.

How can I find a chiropractor near me?

A simple google search will do, primary care provider referral.

What are common chiropractic techniques?

Supine diversified, Thompson drop, activator methods, spinal decompression.

What does a chiropractor treat?

Spinal conditions primarily, trauma injuries from car accidents, pathology.

How do chiropractors relieve pain from injuries or accidents?

Specific treatment recommendations including physiotherapy, chiropractic care, and co-management with other providers are the most successful way to treat the injured.

What other conditions can be treated by chiropractic care?

Any condition can be treated or co-managed with chiropractic care.

Can I get chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Yes, chiropractic care during pregnancy eases the birthing process and helps mom avoid complications later on.

How does a chiropractor help lower back pain?

Performing spinal manipulations, physiotherapy, and using modalities. X-rays are and should always be recommended for better prognosis and treatment outcome.

How does a chiropractor help neck pain?

Specific spinal manipulations to relieve nerve pressure along with X-rays to help develop normal spinal curves.

How does a chiropractor help sciatica?

Spinal manipulations to the lumbar spine, developing a normal curve and relieving pressure on the sciatic nerve.

What types of pain do chiropractors treat?

Chiropractors treat all acute and chronic pain allowing the chiropractor to become a port of entry to the healthcare system.

Do chiropractic adjustments hurt?

No, normal soreness is sometimes expected.

Are chiropractic adjustments safe?


Why do adjustments sometimes make a popping sound?

Chiropractic adjustments consist of high-velocity manipulations to the spine relieving pressure on the joint therefore releasing the vacuum air once created by the misaligned joint.

Are all patients adjusted the same way?

No, there are multiple methods and techniques to be able to adjust all patients no matter what age or condition.

Will a chiropractic adjustment completely remove back pain?

In occasions it will, your doctor will give you expectations on recovery but it depends on condition, age, and patient presentation along with mechanism of injury.

Can I learn to adjust myself?

No, chiropractic manipulations are very specific and require advanced medical training for over 4 years in order to manipulate the spine.

Will I be required to remove my clothing at my appointment?


Is chiropractic treatment appropriate for children?

Yes, chiropractic care helps the development of the nervous system and overall wellbeing of your children. Help avoid scoliosis and multiple other conditions related to the spine.

What type of education and training do chiropractors have?

Advanced medical education exactly as medical doctors with more emphasis on diagnosis rather than prescription. 4 years of medical school are required to obtain a degree of chiropractic medicine.

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Escobar Chiropractic

912 Colfax Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

(407) 644-3223