Tag Archives: Foot Care

What does a chiropractor know about Diabetes?

  What does a chiropractor know about diabetes? During a new patient history after dealing with the main complaint that brought the patient to the office, I will ask some general health questions assessing for things like diabetes. What does a chiropractor know about diabetes, aren’t they just for backs? A chiropractor’s scope of practice … Read More

Why do I need orthotics

Why do I need orthotics? Why do I need orthotics? What are orthotics used for anyway? Why would a chiropractor recommend orthotics? There are a number of questions, let’s start with what orthotics are and what they’re used for. Orthotics are custom made insoles for your shoes, designed to correct imbalances in your foot structures, … Read More

Why does my chiropractor care about my feet?

Why does my chiropractor care about my feet? Why does my chiropractor care about my feet? Isn’t that what a podiatrist or chiropodist is for? Another good question, why should a chiropractor care about feet? There are several good reasons why as a chiropractor I am interested in feet. Most obviously, feet are the first … Read More