CHIROPRACTIC HEALTH CENTRES LIMITED
Latest Equipment Providing the Best Possible Care
We can provide specialist care and excellent treatment with the latest equipment and our skilled Chiropractors.
In some cases, Chiropractors may need to use X-rays to identify misalignments, subluxations and other abnormalities in the skeletal structure. Most clinics will have at least one on the premises for diagnostic purposes. On site X-rays and their results are often invaluable in diagnoses that you can discuss with your Chiropractor.
Instant digital X-rays - Available at Haverhill
The latest digital X-ray machine is now available at our Haverhill Clinic. The machine uses digital sensors instead of traditional photographic film thereby offering instant results for high speed diagnoses. High quality x-ray images are able to be examined and any issues identified promptly to find any underlying causes of pain or discomfort.
DEXA Bone Density Scanner
A DEXA Bone Density Scan provides a written measurement of bone density mass. A two minute test detects the first signs of bone weakness and monitors Osteoporosis. Your results are seen on a screen, printed and discussed with you at the time. The test is non-intrusive (no need to undress) and X-ray exposure is very small. Regular sessions in Essex and Suffolk and other locations for groups on request.
For more details of the Dexascan Service click here.
Power Assisted Micro Manipulation (PAMM) - Available at Haverhill
PAMM is a treatment consisting of a 'bionic' handset powered by compressed air which rapidly massages the joints of the spine by repetitively and effortlessly moving up and down the spine to release the individual joints and restore mobility, promoting a feeling of wellbeing and sometimes the sensation of feeling taller! This treatment assists restoration of movement to 'fixed' vertebrae thus relieving pain. Sensitive areas or painful conditions such as Osteoporosis or Osteoarthritis can benefit from this treatment.
Roller Massage Couch
The roller table consist of two sets of soft rubber wheels which move gently up and down the spine whilst the patient relaxes. This is a gentle form of traction to which subtle vibration can be introduced at a controlled level. This helps to restore movement and release tension from the spine using passive traction - so relaxing that the patient often falls asleep!
IQ Impulse Adjusting Instrument
Chiropractic adjustments with the Impulse iQ Adjusting Instrument® feels like a light tapping sensation on the area that is being treated. It is quicker than other adjusting instruments and 100% faster than manual chiropractic adjustments. The gentle thrust pre-empts the body’s tendency to tighten up or resist the adjustment. The treatment is painless and after the adjustment many patients feel relief of pain and improved mobility.