FAVOURITE ASKED QUESTIONS
Below are a selection of FAQs, that may help answer some questions you may have. If you have a question that is not answered below, then please get in touch - We'd love to help! If you can't find an answer to a question you may have on our FAQ page, then please get in touch. Or feel free to check out more vids here...
What Happens During my Consultation?
Your consultation is an opportunity for us to diagnose the root of the pain, in order to offer an effective and efficient treatment plan.
You'll be greeted by our friendly team and treated to cake & a hot drink, whilst you fill out a short medical history form. We will then carry out:
What is Chiropractic?
The Bedford Chiropractic Clinic, offers holistic healthcare that focuses in the diagnosis, treatment, pain relief & prevention of mechanical disorders of joints, particularly those of the spine, & their effects on the nervous and muscular systems. It utilizes...
What Does Chiropractic Treat?
The Bedford Chiropractic Clinic primarily treats the cause of pain in the muscles, joints, bones & connective tissues. There are an array of bodily dysfunctions & injuries that chiropractic can treat, alongside being a drug-free and non-invasive form of pain relief. The spine, therefore the central nervous system (CNS), is our main concern, however...
Who is Chiropractic Suitable for?
At the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic, chiropractic is suitable for people of all ages! Chiropractors are trained to safely & effectively treat pregnant women, babies from birth, children & adults up to the very elderly. Our treatment techniques are tailored to you & your needs, with your age, size & condition taken into account. It is never too early or too late to begin...
What Services does the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic offer?
Here at the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic we offer:
- Chiropractic consultations & treatments
- Posture and sEMG scans
- Exercise plans & lifestyle advice
- Psyche- K therapy
- Deep tissue & sports massages
- Dry needling...
What's a Chiropractic Adjustment?
The procedure of a chiropractic adjustment at the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic, involves the use of hands or a small instrument, known as an activator, to apply controlled, sudden pressure to a dysfunctional & misaligned joint. This is to promote structural alignment, reduce subluxations, improve the body's mechanical function, restore mobility & to relieve pain & inflammation. This may be where you hear the...
What is a 'Chiropractic Manipulation'?
A chiropractic manipulation is the application of pressure, using hands or a small instrument, called an activator, to adjust & correct misalignments of the joints. At the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic, we...
What is a Subluxation?
A subluxation is the misalignment of a joint or vertebra, causing a loss of function & mobility in the dysfunctional joint, often causing pain & discomfort, e.g. a slipped or herniated disc. The area in which a subluxation occurs, determines the...
Will an Adjustment Hurt?
Chiropractic is typically a pain-free, non-invasive & drug-free treatment. It has been said that chiropractic can immediately relieve pain, but the severity of inflammation, muscle spasm & length of time your joints have been misaligned can impact the adjustment. During your first couple of treatments, you may experience...
Can I crack my own joints?
It is highly recommended that you seek chiropractic care to realign joints & release tension rather than attempt to do it yourself. By cracking your own joints, you can use too much force or pressure, which can cause joint wear & tear, joint strain, swelling & damage to the soft tissue. There have even been cases of paralyses...
Where is the Bedford Chiropractic Clinic?
The Bedford Chiropractic Clinic is in Bedford's town centre. We are based along the high-street in Broadway House. Our clinic is next to Indiya restaurant & the open-air carpack (Euro Car Parks), on the first floor of the Broadway House.
Can I Still Get in Touch During Lock-Down?
It is a great shame that we had to temporarily close the clinic, but the decision was made with the best intentions for you & your health & wellness. However, we're still here for you! If you have any questions, need any advice or information or got an emergency, then please give us a call. We're still able to provide help via video call too, so we can see exactly how we can continue to help you.
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Keep up-to-date with us on our blog & continue to follow government guidelines, so we can get back to helping you sooner & take care!