Over 90 Percent Satisfaction?

Is upper cervical chiropractic care safe? Effective? And are patients happy with it?

We can can tell you based on personal experience that…

  • The procedures are extremely safe
  • They are extremely effective, especially for very common problems, like headache syndromes, chronic neck pain, and spinal pain, including pain with radiation into the arms or legs
  • Right around 80 to 90% of people report being happy with their care in my practice

But why just take our word for it, when you can learn from a study that looked at 83 different offices?

In a study published in a peer reviewed journal called BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, a survey was taken of over 1,000 patients from 83 different chiropractic offices using the upper cervical chiropractic procedures. This is what they found:

  • Over 2,600 neck corrections were given in 17 days of of the study, so about 2.4 per patient!
  • Of those, only 5% of patients showed a significant symptomatic reaction–as in their pain got temporarily worse. That’s a very low number.
  • Only 31% showed a mild reaction, which lasted less than 24 hours, and was mostly a slight worsening of their pain. That is still a low number.
  • After 17 days, patient satisfaction was rated at an amazing 9.1 out of 10! This is a very high rate of patient satisfaction. Over 90%

There was significant improvement in neck pain, headaches, mid-back pain, as well as lower back pain through the neck correction procedures alone!

You can read the whole report for yourself here.

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