Chiropractic for Pregnancy and Postpartum
Did you know 50% of pregnant women have low back or pelvic pain during pregnancy? Don’t let this common complaint last throughout your pregnancy when you can receive gentle customized care during your pregnancy and be on your way to enjoying your pregnancy. Pregnancy is amazing thing...we grow a tiny human, we love without knowing, and our bodies change on a daily basis to meet new demands. You do NOT have to go all 40 weeks with pain or discomfort!
Chiropractic care during pregnancy can help with:
Low back pain
Round Ligament Pain
Carpal Tunnel/wrist pain
chiropractic Boosts healing postpartum
At Elemental Chiropractic, we work with postpartum mamas to help them heal from changes in their bodies that occur during pregnancy, labor, birth and caring for a newborn.
Postpartum chiropractic and rehabilitation can help mamas who have:
Pelvic pain or incontinence (leaking urine)
Neck pain or headaches
Mid-back and/or rib pain
Low back pain
What can we do at Elemental Chiropractic to Help pregnant or postpartum women?
Adjustments / Mobilizations
Gentle forces used to manually obtain alignment and proper movements of the body
Optimizes the pelvis position and mobility through gentle abdominal work to stabilize the ligaments
Support you through a healthy pregnancy and postpartum period with the use of Traditional Chinese Medicine (see below)
Manual Muscle Work
Muscle work is done to help the muscle relax and release muscular tension that occurs often due to the muscles compensating for the unstable joints from the hormone relaxin
Functional Rehabilitation & Home Care
Exercises are taught to help moms strengthen their core and pelvic floor to helping during labor and also to help restore the core in the postpartum period