First Visit

Brief Paperwork and History form

Upon entering the office, we have some paperwork for you to fill out. The paperwork provides us with general information about yourself and your condition. you can also download the Intake form and History questionnaire from the website.

Consultation

Once the paperwork has been completed, you will have a consultation with the doctor to discuss your health-related problems, concerns, as well as potential treatment options.

History and Examination

In order to determine what your actual problem is,and determine the cause, the doctor will ask you various questions related to your condition. Next, a number of specialized tests will be performed to determine which tissues are affected and to what extent. This examination will set the stage to determine what need to be done to correct the problem and to restore normal function to the system.

X-ray Studies

Your specific condition may require us to take x-rays to either rule out more serious conditions or assist us in developing the most effective treatment plan for you.

Same Day Treatment

Once finished with the examination and all appropriate studies, patients will generally be provided with a report of findings and a discussion of what needs to be done to create a true healing process. During this visit the patient will be given his or her first adjustment, appropriate advice and/or soft tissue work.

Home Instructions

Prior to leaving, patients may be given instructions on certain activities or procedures to be conducted at home. This may include ice or heat application instructions, avoidance of certain activities or positions, as well as home exercises and/or stretches.

Future Appointments

Following your first adjustment, you will be given a convenient appointment time for your follow-up visits and a concrete plan for future visits. Treatment options for your healing process will also be discussed during this time.