Doctors of Chiropractic provide non-invasive, hands-on health care that focuses on the neuromusculoskeletal system. Chiropractors practice a manual approach, emphasizing accurate diagnoses; treatments and preventive care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, nervous system and joints. Chiropractors use a combination of treatments, all of which are predicated on the specific needs of each individual patient.
On-site Corporate Health & Wellness
Dr. Baldassarra conveniently brings all the benefits of a wellness clinic directly to your office. Companies that incorporate wellness programs understand the long-term benefits they provide.
Why include corporate wellness:
- Increase productivity
- Improve employee morale and satisfaction
- Decrease stress and tension
- Decrease absenteeism
- Decrease employee turn-over
Acupuncture is used to encourage natural healing, improve mood and energy, reduce or relieve pain and improve function of affected areas of the body. It is safe and effective and it is often used as an adjunct to chiropractic care and physiotherapy. The World Health Organization has recognized the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of many conditions including acute injuries, arthritis, digestive disorders, respiratory disorders and headaches.
Active Release Techniques
Active Release Techniques (ART®) is a soft tissue therapy that focuses on the muscles, tendons, fascia and nerves. This technique is most commonly recognized to help athletes improve performance and recover from injury.
Sport Performance Care
Detailed assessment and specialized care for performance enhancement in individual sports. Sport performance care emphasizes injury prediction and prevention. Performance care acts to elevate an athlete’s abilities in his or her chosen sport. Subtle changes in the physiology of an athlete body can have tremendous impact on the time and effort required to perform an activity.
Laser therapy, also known as Phototherapy, utilizes, high-energy light to promote healing, reduce pain, inflammation and swelling in tissues. Phototherapy uses a specific type of light to penetrate the skin’s surface and underlying tissues to stimulate the body’s natural repair processes. The result is faster healing and reduced pain, swelling and inflammation.
Medical Gradient Compression Hosiery
Medical gradient compression stockings improve venous and lymphatic blood flow. Our THERAFIRM®stockings are designed to deliver a controlled amount of pressure which is greatest at the ankle of the garment and gradually decreases towards the top of the stocking. This gradient pressure promotes better venous blood flow which in turn helps to prevent leg fatigue, control swelling, varicosities, other problematic leg conditions.
Orthotics are custom-made inserts that fit comfortably into shoes to support and improve foot function. The feet play an integral role in the biomechanics of the body. A custom orthotic is designed specifically to re-align the foot and improve the mechanics the ankles, knees, hips and back. Orthotic solutions will help alleviate common issues such as arch pain, fallen arches, over pronation and low back pain.
Registered Massage Therapy
Massage therapy treatment has a therapeutic effect on the body and optimizes health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems. Physical function can be developed, maintained and the effects of stress can be relieved or prevented through the use of massage therapy.