Many people in New York, NY have the idea that chiropractic care is just a great way to treat back and neck pain. While it's true that chiropractic is far better than medical care for such problems, our job at Dr. John W. Phelts, D.C. is to help you improve your overall health and wellness.
Your body has an incredible, innate ability to heal itself and be well. When your body isn't functioning properly, you experience illness, disease, or pain.
Every function of your body is controlled by your central nervous system, and this function can be disrupted by misalignments in your spine. These are called subluxations. A subluxation creates interference in the function of your spinal nerves, and this can result in impaired functioning of your organs and endocrine system.
Chiropractic adjustments are simply a way to remove that interference and restore the natural function of your body. Chiropractic is truly about prevention.
Our patients at Dr. John W. Phelts, D.C. have seen the benefits of chiropractic care, and the scientific literature provides the proof. Here are just a few of the proven benefits of chiropractic: