At Cole Pain Therapy Group, we have many treatment tools at our disposal: chiropractic manipulation, manual therapy, rehabilitative exercises, e-stim w/ therapeutic ultrasound, and nutritional recommendations (to name a few). Yet, a problem arises when some patients assume that the treatment tool is actually a treatment system.
X-rays can help determine the necessary course of treatment and reveal if some underlying conditions might interfere with it. For example, patients often come to doctors of chiropractic after having suffered an injury. In many such cases, x-rays are necessary to exclude the possibility of more serious health problems. X-rays are also recommended in older […]
At Cole Pain Therapy Group, we use x-rays to assist in the diagnosis of certain pains and to evaluate a youth with scoliosis. Talking with your doctor of chiropractic about your pain’s onset, quality, timing, location, exacerbation and improvement, allows the doctor to come to a very good idea about what is causing the pain. Occasionally, spine/joint […]
What is MRI? MRI’s create images of the internal structures of the body based on the energy released from hydrogen atoms. Essentially, giant magnet is used to align the hydrogen atoms of water in your cells and as they move back into their natural, spinning alignment, they emit a tiny electrical signal. The MRI scanner […]