A Parkinson’s disease diagnosis carries with it many questions. How will I progress moving forward? How will my life change? What can I do to help this?

While no cure for this disease has been discovered yet, research suggests chiropractic care can help to manage some of the symptoms and pain associated with Parkinson’s Disease. This is not meant as a substitute for other types of treatment; instead, it is best to be used in conjunction with physical therapy and medication.

Current chiropractic pinched nerve in neck

What Is Parkinson’s Disease?

Some Common Symptoms Include:

Chiropractic Care For Parkinson’s Disease

While not a substitute for other treatment methods such as physical therapy and medication, chiropractic alignment techniques have been shown to be beneficial in managing the symptoms of the disease. This is especially true in relation to the chiropractic adjustments of the upper cervical area which has helped patients regain function, increase their energy, and improve the overall quality of life.

Current chiropractic chiropractic adjustment, Valrico, FL
Current chiropractic sciatica pain relief, Valrico, FL

Chiropractic care consists primarily of upper cervical adjustments made to the neck and spine to alleviate areas of pain or immobility that have developed throughout the rest of the body as a result.

While most patients approach our doctors with complaints of chronic head or back pain, we have had success in aiding Parkinson’s disease patients with their symptoms as well.

If you or a loved one are currently dealing with the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, contact our office to schedule a complimentary consultation. Our doctors will discuss your concerns with you and lay out a complete chiropractic care plan that aims to reduce the severity of your symptoms and improve the quality of your life.