What Is Chiropractic?
Chiropractic adjustments have been used since the 1800s to provide patients with relief of pain and inflammation through restored or enhanced joint function. It focuses on the joints in the body, especially the spine, and their connection to the nervous system. Applied force to certain joints can help restore their proper function and mobility.
Our bodies can become affected by injuries, poor posture, or repetitive motion, causing misalignment of our spines. When our bodies are unaligned, our overall health can suffer. If you’re interested in bringing your body back into alignment, visit us for a consultation. We’re excited to meet you!
What Chiropractic & Wellness Services Do We Offer?
Our practice is not only about adjustments; we offer several services to help you achieve and maintain your wellness. In our therapy suite, we can provide ways to stay healthy and correct your body’s imbalances. Our traction tables provide gentle massage and mobilization to your vertebral joints. We can also provide gentle and controlled mobilization through flexion-distraction, and we have onsite acupuncture services to improve your health as well.
Our Wellness Services
Is Chiropractic Safe?
Chiropractic is known as a safe, nondrug, and non-invasive form of healthcare.
Common Chiropractic Conditions
A chiropractic doctor can help with many conditions. If left untreated, these conditions can negatively affect your mental and physical health. Some common conditions include:
- Neck & back pain
- Arm and Shoulder Pain
- Pinched nerve
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Disc problems
- Trouble sleeping
- Car accidents
- Work injuries
When Should I Visit a Chiropractor?
People typically visit a chiropractor when they’re experiencing pain or discomfort in their back or neck. But chiropractic care is not only for pain. Many seek out our care to keep their bodies performing effectively through nutrition and adjustment, as well as to keep their immune system functioning.
What Should You Expect in a Session?
Your first visit is intended as a “get to know you” session. We love to create a relationship with our patients.
We’ll discuss your history, current conditions, and goals to create a unique treatment plan during our first session.
Chiropractic developed from the idea of removing imbalances to help allow the body to heal itself. Chiropractors work toward this by identifying and correcting these imbalances to let the nerves and signals from your brain travel freely.
We’ll continue to work with you throughout your wellness journey to maintain your body’s optimal performance. With the proper care, we can help reduce your risk of injury and keep you doing the things you love.
If you have any questions regarding chiropractic during a session, feel free to ask us. Our goal is to make you feel comfortable for the entirety of your visit.
Wanna see what we’re all about?
Come visit us on North Avenue in Elmwood Park, Illinois. There is plenty of space in our parking lot as well as parking on street.
- 7716 W North Ave
- Elmwood Park, IL 60707
Hours of Operation
- Mon: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Tue: Closed
- Wed: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Thu: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
- Fri: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Sat: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
- Sun: Closed
*Please note we are closed from 12 PM to 3 PM on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
Some of the Symptoms We Treat
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Dr Smith is THE MOST FANTASTIC Chiropractor around Chicago-& I’ve been adjusted by several others. He has great hands for VERY gentle but firm adjustments.His office is VERY CLEAN, beautiful and professional He is SO smart, knowledgeable & experienced -AND a very nice personable guy too! so for neck or back pain , pinched nerves, sciatic nerve, herniated discs, bulged disc ,headaches , car accident, work comp- shoulder ,arm, hand, carpal tunnel,
He’s the ONLY GUY TO SEE around Elmwood park, or anywhere around Chicago ! He’s THE BEST!
The staff is Amazing and I’m convinced Dr Smith was a comedian in his past life lol! Dr Carly Smith is very sweet and knowledgeable and made me feel so comfortable being there. I look forward to continuing treatment with them both.
Everyone at Smith Chiropractic Health Care was amazing! Dr.Smith’s adjustments are always a great relief to my back. He will be getting plenty recommendations from me. This business is the only one I can come in to get adjusted and get a nutritional class as well? A great perk if you ask me!