Chiropractors are medical professionals who diagnose and treat a wide range of disorders of the musculoskeletal and nervous systems (i.e. joint stiffness, muscular aches, back pain, neck pain, headaches and sports injuries through a safe hands-on therapy. They also have a strong preventative focus by optimising the function of the body’s own natural self-regulating and self-healing processes through restoration of structural balance. Chiropractors use traditional diagnostic testing methods (such as x-rays, MRI, and lab work) along with specific chiropractic techniques that involve hands-on manipulation of the articulations (joints) of the body.
The chiropractic philosophy is based on a belief that:
As well as using manual adjustments, the chiropractors at balance also use physiotherapy, herbal therapy and offer a range of lifestyle and exercise counseling to assist in the healing process. All of our chiropractors are highly experienced and hold the necessary qualifications and insurance to practice in San Francisco.