Chiropractors Woodburn OR

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Dr. Patrick Owen DC
(503) 967-7051
1880 Lancaster Dr NE Suite 120
Salem, OR
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Tim Hubbard
(503) 625-2225
20055 SW Pacific Hwy Ste 210
Sherwood, OR
Company
Sherwood Chiropractic & Rehab
Office Information
We Listen, We Care, We Get Results

Hours:
Mon. - Thurs. 8:30 to 12:00 & 2:00 to 6:00
Fri. 8:00 to 2:00

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


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Dr.MARCELINO VERA RAMIREZ
(503) 710-4585
Centro Chiropractic Clinic, 1585 N Pacific Hwy
Woodburn, OR
Gender
M
Speciality
Chiropractor
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Beardall Acupuncture & Chiropractic Clinic Pc
(503) 982-6925
1551 North Pacific Highway
Woodburn, OR
Specialties
Chiropractors

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Webb Chiropractic Clinic
(503) 981-1267
1585 North Pacific Highway Suite T
Woodburn, OR
Specialties
Chiropractors

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Damon P. Spink
(503) 391-0848
3072 Lancaster Dr NE
Salem, OR
Company
Chiropractic & Rehab. Center
Office Information
Most insurances accepted.
Hours: Mon - Fri. 9:00 - 6:00
Sat. 9:00 - 12:00
Walk-ins Welcome
Most Insurances accepted
Affordable payment plans available

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HealthSource of Oregon City
(503) 862-7883
1163 Molalla Ave
Oregon City, OR
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Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Popp Roger W Dc
(503) 981-1254
979 Young Street Suite H
Woodburn, OR
Specialties
Chiropractors

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Deshaw Steven A Dc Pc
(503) 981-4591
559 Glatt Circle
Woodburn, OR
Specialties
Chiropractors

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A & D Natural
(503) 982-8683
3694 Pacific Highway
Hubbard, OR
Specialties
Chiropractors

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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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