ALVIS Chiropractic
Chiropractor, DC Verified
Portland, OR 97215
Many conditions can be treated conservatively through chiropractic care, without the use of pharmaceuticals or surgery. All of us, from infancy to our elder years, require a healthy body to navigate our lives. This begins with proper nervous system function and spinal health. Back or neck pain, headache or migraine, vertigo, fibromyalgia, asthma, colicky baby, low energy...these, and more, are the problems we can help!
(503) 608-7097
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Portland, OR 97215
Many conditions can be treated conservatively through chiropractic care, without the use of pharmaceuticals or surgery. All of us, from infancy to our elder years, require a healthy body to navigate our lives. This begins with proper nervous system function and spinal health. Back or neck pain, headache or migraine, vertigo, fibromyalgia, asthma, colicky baby, low energy...these, and more, are the problems we can help!
Danielle Mccary
Chiropractor, BS, DC Verified
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Portland, OR 97215
(503) 444-8493
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Office is near:
Portland, OR 97215

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Chiropractic in 97215 - is it right for me?
97215 Chiropractors specialize in the interactions between our nerves, muscles and skeleton and their effects on our general health. They diagnose problems and use manual therapy, including joint adjustment and manipulation, to prevent and treat them.

Many people who seek 97215 chiropractic care do so for help with back pain, especially lower back pain, neck pain and headache. Spinal adjustment in 97215 or chiropractic adjustment is the most common method of treatment--it refers to the manual adjustment by the chiropractor of the three-joint complex at the base of your spine with sufficient force to create a sensation of 'release', increasing the joint's range and reducing pain.

A treatment plan may involve one or more manual adjustments. Many chiropractors in 97215 also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise or rehabilitation into the treatment plan.
How is a Chiropractor licensed?
The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in 97215 must complete four academic years at a school accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education, as well as a one-year internship at an outpatient clinic owned and run by a chiropractic college. They are tested and certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and licensed by the state in which they practice. To maintain licensure in most states, practitioners must complete a certain number of continuing education hours annually.

There are several schools of chiropractic adjustment techniques, although most chiropractors mix techniques from several schools. Some Applied Kinesiologists in 97215 are qualified as Chiropractors.