At some point in our lives, we usually have to deal with back, joint, and sports-related pain. While minor pain is typically associated with aches and sprains and severe pain serious injury, what about moderate pain? Many different options exist today to treat pain and injuries. On the one hand, rest may be all you need to get back on his or her feet. On the other, a visit to the ER may be prudent! If you are somewhere between both extremes, there are a host of treatment options including orthopedic care, primary care, chiropractic care, and therapy. How do you find the right caregiver for your injury? When should you skip the chiropractors?
The first step in any treatment is to receive a qualified diagnosis.