An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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At Santoro Chiropractic & Wellness we feel it is imperative for all children to be checked by a chiropractor throughout their childhood. Chiropractic care early on can ensure your child’s nervous and immune systems are developing optimally. As your child grows, we want to make sure they can develop properly.
Birth trauma, improperly carrying your baby and excessive time spent in car seats can cause spinal misalignments. These problems often present themselves as common newborn health complaints. Common issues that Dr. Robyn Amerman can help with include colic, reflux, torticollis, plagiocephaly, earaches, excessive crying and problems breastfeeding including tongue tie and lip tie.
Learning to walk, repeated bumps and falls, organized sports and playground falls can cause subluxations in young children. We’re here to help your child find relief from issues including scoliosis, bed-wetting, asthma, headaches and neurodevelopmental disorders.
Sports, stressful schedules, car accidents, poor posture and “text neck” are all major causes of spinal issues in the teen population. By correcting these problems early, you can prevent major issues in an adult. Our chiropractors are trained to treat a variety of conditions this population often experiences including headaches, back pain, growing pains, and neck pain.
Our massage therapist, Kim Velez, is trained in therapeutic massage. She is also certified in medical massage for back and neck, orthopedic massage for frozen shoulder, and in prenatal massage.
To learn more about the pediatric chiropractic care service or to set up an appointment, contact us.