Chiropractic care addresses the entire body and enhances the patient’s ability to move, think, and perform.
Adjustments help the body function properly by restoring appropriate joint movement and therefore decreasing pain. Adjustments also increase proprioception, this allows the brain to perceive where the body is in space and provide proper feedback.
Acupuncture involves the insertion of needles into specific areas on the body to help treat a variety of different ailments. Dr. Runyan uses needles that are 0.20mm in diameter, which is equivalent to the thickness of just 2 human hairs, for a pain free experience.
Studies have shown great results in the use of acupuncture to treat a multitude of conditions ranging from musculoskeletal complaints (ex. Back pain, neck pain) to digestive issues (ex. Bloating, IBS) and even to promote relaxation (ex. Combat stress, anxiety, depression).
Cupping involves the creation of a vacuum with small plastic or silicone cups, and then are placed on the skin. It is utilized to relax muscles, improve blood circulation, activate the lymphatic system, and to calm the nervous system.
Research has shown cupping to be beneficial for a variety of conditions such as tight muscles, constipation, clear sinuses, and much more.
Kinesiotape can be beneficial for many different conditions and many different ages. It can help young athletes dealing with an acute injury such as a sprained ankle, weak wrist, or simply for added stability.
Kinesiotape works to decrease pain, stiffness and swelling, and at the same time increases blood flow and range of motion for people of all ages dealing with all different conditions.