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Chiropractic for Kids in Five Dock

calm child adjustmentAt Back2Health Chiropractic, we recognise the importance of maintaining optimal spinal health for children as they grow and develop. Our approach to paediatric chiropractic care focuses on promoting proper posture, spinal alignment, and overall musculoskeletal well-being in children of all ages.

Nurturing Healthy Spines From a Young Age

Unlike adult chiropractic care, our paediatric services are tailored to meet the unique needs of children, starting from as early as 8 – 10 years old. We prioritise scoliosis screenings and postural corrections to ensure your child’s spine grows healthy and balanced, setting the foundation for lifelong spinal health.

While immediate relief from discomfort is essential, our primary focus is on the long-term health benefits for children. By addressing spinal misalignments and imbalances early on, we may prevent future problems from arising due to poor posture and spinal health.

What to Expect During Visits

During your child’s initial visit, we conduct a thorough examination to assess their posture, spinal alignment, and joint function. We discuss the findings with you, including areas of concern and recommended options. Care may begin on the first visit or after further testing, depending on our evaluation. Your child’s comfort and wellbeing are always our top priority.

We know some children may be apprehensive about the adjustment process, so we ensure the techniques used minimise any discomfort. Our chiropractors use gentle techniques such as manual adjustments, Impulse® therapy, and Activator Methods, which are chosen based on your child’s needs and preferences.

Supporting Their Active Lifestyles

Our children lead active lives through sports, play, or daily activities. Chiropractic care helps support their bone and muscle strength, ensuring they can participate fully in their favourite activities without experiencing discomfort or injuries.

We have witnessed the impact of heavy backpacks, improper carrying habits, and their stress on children’s spines, leading to potential issues later on. Our team provides guidance on proper backpack ergonomics and posture to alleviate pressure on the spine and reduce the risk of discomfort or injury.

Communicating With Parents

Keeping an open line of communication with parents allows us to address any questions or concerns you may have about your child’s care. We provide the information and support you need to feel confident during your child’s chiropractic journey.

Your Child Is in Great Hands

At Back2Health Chiropractic, we’re committed to helping your child thrive with optimal spinal health. Contact us today to schedule an evaluation and take the first step towards a healthier, happier future.

Chiropractic for Kids Five Dock, Burwood, Abbotsford and Chiswick NSW | (02) 9712 1800