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Pregnancy

Chiropractic care is possible and safe throughout all stages of pregnancy.

Your chiropractor is trained in a wide variety of techniques to help you deal with the increased stresses of pregnancy on the body and will use safe, gentle techniques that are suitable for your condition. A woman’s body might change during pregnancy putting more or different strains on the ligaments and joints especially in the pelvis.

Those changes include the softening of ligaments, weight increase and changes to posture. That can lead to additional pressure on joints in various parts of the body, including the spine or pelvis.

  • Chiropractic care in pregnancy is a safe and gentle way to promote comfort and minimise back pain during your pregnancy.
  • Chiropractic may help relieve the stresses and strains on your body during pregnancy and after birth.
  • Chiropractic care in pregnancy is a safe and gentle way to promote comfort and minimise back pain during your pregnancy
  • Pregnancy can cause general aches and pains including joint and back pain and chiropractic could help
  • An initial consultation will comprise a detailed discussion about your pain, lifestyle, and history of the problem, followed by postural and orthopaedic examinations
  • Chiropractic treatment is a combination of specific massage techniques, joint adjustments or mobilisation and consultation on how to make changes which will stretch and strengthen the necessary areas and postural habits

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Pediatric

It a soft and gentle and suitable for children and babies from birth and all the way though their baby stage, toddler stage, as a young child and as teen agers! Chiropractic techniques are suitable for children at all stages of development. We will assess your child to see what might help

  • We are proficient in gentle techniques suitable for children and babies
  • An initial consultation will comprise a detailed discussion about your concern, lifestyle, and history of the problem, followed by neurological, postural and orthopaedic examinations
  • The gentle techniques of chiropractic could help soothe and relax your baby
  • Techniques used on babies and children are delicate, careful and always tailored for the individual
  • The treatment for babies and young children is modified using a slight pressure (sustained release) most commonly rather than the manipulative or adjustment technique used on adults

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Who are the main chiropractors working with babies and children in our clinic?

Dr Aurelie Petitclerc, Dr Elisabeth Davidson are not just dedicated to the pregnant and pediatric clients but also trainers and mentors to other chiropractors working with mums, babies and the growing family!