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At Dunwoody Chiropractic Center, we offer a wide range of chiropractic and holistic treatments aimed at helping you to feel your best. Our goal is to help you avoid the use of pain medications or complex, invasive surgeries and instead to offer a solution for overall wellbeing and health. When you visit our offices, we’ll provide you with a customized care plan to address your needs. And, as a skilled pregnancy chiropractor, we welcome all patients who are expecting.
A pregnancy chiropractor is a licensed and skilled professional that provides chiropractic care to patients during and after pregnancy. Dr. Munira Patel provides patients with preventative and restorative care during pregnancy that can help to change the way you feel throughout this experience.
Imagine the changes occurring throughout your body during pregnancy. You belly extends, you gain weight, your posture changes to accommodate the new growth. You can see changes to the pelvic floor and pelvic tilt can occur. Often, this causes other changes in your body that you don’t want. Foot and back pain are common. Shoulders and neck stiffness can limit your quality of life. This is often due to the changes in the spinal column and joints that leads to pinched nerves and painful sore spots. And, hormonal changes can also occur. Everything from swelling to headaches and extreme fatigue can limit your day-to-day health.
When you visit your chiropractor during pregnancy, our first goal will be to listen to your symptoms. We’ll provide an exam that looks at your spinal column alignment. And, then, we may recommend chiropractic care. During this type of procedure, we’ll use gentle adjustments to improve the position of the spine. Misalignments, which are very common during pregnancy, can prevent the fetus from rotating into the proper position for a natural birth. In this way, chiropractic care can also help to ensure your child has the best chance at a healthy birth.
We may use other types of holistic care during your appointment as well. Our goal is to provide proper alignment to your spinal column and joints, reduce any inflammation present, and help to ensure your child can have the easiest birth possible. The benefits of chiropractic care include:
Serving Dunwoody, Chamblee, and Doraville, Dunwoody Chiropractic Center is the professional organization you need during pregnancy. We welcome new patients to learn more about how we can help you to gain strength and to feel the best you can during pregnancy. Call our offices today to schedule a consultation with your pregnancy chiropractor (770) 551-9767