If you need a more accessible version of this website, click this button on the right. Switch to Accessible Site


You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Close [x]

Follow Us

Call today: (386) 492-4881

RSS Feed

Posted on 01-13-2015

What if you could actually see your pain decrease?  What if that back pain could be seen decreasing following a chiropractic spinal adjustment?  In a recent article published in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, researchers were able to view changes in the areas of the brain that process and modulate pain.  They were able to see, measure and record these changes using functional MRI immediately following chiropractic spinal manipulation, as well as spinal mobilization and therapeutic touch.  All three of these treatments for low back pain offered an immediate effect on the areas of the brain that process and modulate pain.  This study, and others like it give us a little more insight as to why so many people reports feeling better following chiropractic manipulation of the spine. 

Chiropractic care is a safe, natural, and effective way to reduce and/or eliminate not only back pain, but a whole host of musculoskeletal issues, and help get you back to the life you want to lead. 

Source: JMPT. Vol 37, Issue 9, Nov-Dec 2014.


Dr. Phil Afghani is a Chiropractor and Clinic Director at Atlantic Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Port Orange, FL.  Our office serves the chiropractic and natural healthcare needs of the communities of Port Orange, South Daytona, Daytona Beach, Holly Hill, Ormond Beach, Ponce Inlet, New Smyrna, Oak Hill, Edgewater, Bunnell, and Palm Coast.

Port Orange Chiropractic     Port Orange Chiropractor     Port Orange Wellness    Port Orange Health    Port Orange Nutrition    Port Orange Massage Therapy

There are no comments for this post. Please use the form below to post a comment.

Post Comment