Chiropractors Lockport IL

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Jill House, DC
(815) 588-1110
1110 E. 9th St.
Lockport, IL
Business
Natural Family Health Care
Specialties
Chiropractic, acupuncture, nutrition, weight loss, home execise program.
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: BC/BS PPO, Aetna, Cigna, Medicare, PHCS, PCD
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Medical School: National University of health sciences, 1996
Additional Information
Member Organizations: ICS
Languages Spoken: English

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Steven Santolin
(815) 744-4442
2145 W Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL
Company
Santolin Chiropractic Clinic
Office Information
Board Certified in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
Proudly serving Joliet over thirteen years.
Hours: M/W/F 8:30 - 12:00 & 2:00 - 5:30
Tuesday 1:00 - 5:30
Thursday 8:30 - 1:00
Most insurance & credit cards accepted.
Rehabilitation center & x-rays on site.
Complimentary consultation.
Conveniently located across from Marycrest.

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Paul F. Stoetzel
(630) 257-8700
1192 Walter St Ste C
Lemont, IL
Company
Stoetzel's Planet Chiropractic
Office Information
We Move The Bones...God Does The Healing


Hours:
Mon/Wed/Thurs. 9:00am to 12 noon & 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Tues. 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Same Day Appointment
Most Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
Affordable Payment Plans


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Rishi Kapoor
(815) 730-3661
3219 Friday Road
Joliet, IL
Company
Vitality Health Center

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Plainfield Chiropractic Clinic
(815) 782-3348
15104 S James St
Plainfield, IL
Promotion
Saturday Adjustments Available by appointment only! Please call to find out more information.
Hours
Monday 8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday 8:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Wednesday 8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Jill House
(815) 588-1110
1110 E. 9th Street
Lockport, IL
Company
Natural Family Health Care
Office Information
Care About The Whole You

Hours:
Mon/Fri. 10:00 to 2:00
Tues/Thurs. 2:00 to 8:00

Walk-ins Welcome
Same Day Appointments
Most Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
Affordable Payment Plans Available


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Gary E. Michalowski
(630) 257-9132
201 Stephen St
Lemont, IL
Company
Lemont Chiropractic Center

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Robert Dieringer
(708) 478-0620
11141 191st Street
Mokena, IL
Company
Dieringer Chiropractic Health Clinic
Office Information
We Listen, We Care, We Get Results

Hours:
Mon/Wed/Fri. 8:30 to 12:00 & 2:00 to 6:00
Tues. 8:30 to 12:00
Thurs. 2:00 to 6:00
Sat. By Appointment

Emergency Care Avaialble
Walk-ins Welcome
Same Day Appointments
Most Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted


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DC Ortho-Neuro
(630) 447-9980
2869 83 st
Darien, IL
Promotion
Call today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Brannigan Chiropractic Center, PC
(708) 589-6666
1400 Ravinia Place
Orland Park, IL
Promotion
Call now for an Evaluation and we will donate $20 to the Crisis Center in Tinley Park after your first visit!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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How Safe are Chiropractors?

Yoga backAbout half of all Americans suffer from back pain, and many turn to chiropractors for help. Those who swear by chiropractic believe it helps them ease myriad complaints, from low-back pain to headaches and even digestive problems and allergies. There have been very few reputable studies, however, on the effects of chiropractic, and many Western doctors believe the potential risks far outweigh the supposed benefits.

Dem Bones, Dem Bones
Chiropractic medicine is a holistic approach to wellness that focuses on healing the body through manipulation of the musculoskeletal system, especially around the spine. Basically, chiropractors use a combination of massage, pressure, stretches, and exercises to align your vertebrae; they believe doing so will alleviate pain and balance other systems in the body. It’s meant to be a complementary form of treatment for those with chronic pain who seek a conservative alternative to drugs and surgery. Chiropractors must pass a state licensing exam after completing two to four years of undergraduate education and four years of specialized chiropractic courses. At the end of their training, chiropractors earn a doctor of chiropractic (DC) degree.

All It’s Cracked Up to Be?
There are no systematic reviews of research proving that spinal manipulation is both safe and effective; in fact, some studies have revealed seriously adverse effects associated with the practice. Until 1987, the American Medical Association pronounced chiropractic an “unscientific cult” and urged the public to avoid it. Though the practice now has greater legitimacy among physicians and insurance companies, some reports—such as Edzard Ernst’s “Prospective investigations into the safety of spinal manipulation,” published in the 2001 issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management —suggest that 50 percent of chiropractic patients experience mild negative events, like “local discomfort, headache, tiredness, and radiating discomfort.” More serious complications include “dissection of the vertebral and internal carotid artery, epidural hematoma, intracranial aneurysm, cauda equina syndrome [compression of the nerves around the spinal cord], contusion of the spinal cord, myelopathy [spinal cord injury], radiculopathy [nerve pain], and peripheral nerve palsy.” Though there’s certainly a bias in terms of where research funds are directed, we should still be alert to the potential risks of spinal manipulation.

Proceed with Caution
If you do feel want to try something new that doesn’t involve drugs or surgery, choose your practitioner wisely. Get informed and stay involved. Here’s what you need to know to undergo chiropractic care safely and effectively:

1. Check your DC’s credentials. Make sure he or she graduated from a school accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE). You can find a directory of schools on the CCE’s Web site . Also, make sure the DC is licensed in your state by going to fclb.org and clicking on...

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