Heimann Chiropractic Clinic

Downers Grove Chiropractor

Services

Inversion Therapy

Inversion therapy involves being upside down or at an inverted angle while hanging by the ankles, legs, or feet. It is a form of spinal decompression. While the body’s weight is suspended, gravity decompresses the body’s joints below the anchor.

Interferential Current

Used for back pain relief, Interferential Current (IFC) is a deep form of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). Producing a waveform similar to TENS, but with a high 4000 Hz frequency, to penetrate the skin with less discomfort given the stimulation level. Cancelled out by deep tissues, the carrier waveform provides a TENS like signal deep under the skin.

Rehabilitation

IMG 3761Through the use of various stretches and exercises, rehabilitation is used to strengthen the parts of body that influence posture and movement. It is through practicing rehabilitation that we aim to correct poor posture and imbalanced movements in a way the completely resolves the problem as well as minimizing the chance of their reoccurring in the future.

X-Ray

It is common for a doctor to take an X-ray of their patients so that they may get an inside look to see with is going on with their patient's bone structure, including the spine and its surrounding skeletal structure. Using the information provided from an X-ray, the doctor can see any current irregularities with the spine that may need to be addressed and will also let them know if any further insight needs to be taken, such as through the use of an MRI.