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Pediatric Chiropractic Care

Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care

Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care

Unlike traditional medicine and surgery, chiropractic care is a non-invasive, safe method for treating the body. While millions of adults see a chiropractor often, children too benefit from this type of healthcare. A pediatric chiropractor can treat current injuries and build good habits to prevent chronic pain later in their lives. For pediatric chiropractic care from the industry’s best, be sure to contact Advanced Family Chiropractic and Rehabilitation today! Located in Imperial, MO, we’re here to help patients in the entire surrounding area. Below you’ll find more information on why a child might see a chiropractor, including how our office can help.

Why Children Use a Chiropractor 

When dealing with pediatric chiropractic care, it's important to understand that the age of a child has a lot to do with treatment. For example, a young child around seven years of age will be treated very differently than a teenager would. But no matter the age, a child might seek chiropractic treatment for a variety of injuries.

An Alternative to Drugs

Pain management is a huge reason why most of us go to the chiropractor. While prescription drugs work to limit the pain that might result from an injury or condition, it isn’t the safest treatment option. Especially for children whose brains aren’t fully-developed, prescription drugs can be very damaging. That being said, many parents will choose the safer method by seeking chiropractic solutions for their child’s pain.

Chronic Ear Infections

One of the leading reasons that children see a chiropractor is for the treatment of chronic ear infections. Although antibiotics are used to kill the bacteria from the infection, there is a fluid buildup that is hard to drain. Pediatric chiropractic care helps the area around the infection and makes it easier for this fluid to drain properly. 

Preventative Care

Another reason that a child might benefit from seeing a chiropractor is that these services might prevent injury and certain conditions down the road. As we age, our bodies might start bad habits or start on a path that is unhealthy for our bodies. By seeking chiropractic care at a young age, a child can seek the care they need to ensure their body is healthy and prepared for the future.

Schedule an Appointment Today!

Located in Imperial, MO, Advanced Family Chiropractic and Rehabilitation is here to offer top-notch chiropractic care for children, elders, and everyone in between. Call us today at (636) 464-5900 to get started!

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Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Met Dr. Amato at the Apple Butter Festival in Kimmswick. He showed a genuine desire to help my wife's back injuries and get her to where she wants to be physically. Also have to say his office staff is absolutely awesome, especially with our toddler running around...."
    -Joshua Boyland
  • "I met Dr. Paul Amato today. I had been involved in an auto accident. Having pain and Soreness and popping and major discomfort. He took X-rays of my neck and shoulder and spine. Gave me some kind of relaxing treatment. I was truly impressed with how I was treated by the Dr. and also by the front office person. I am going to go back to Dr. Amato and I recommend him to others."
    -Rosemary Douglas
  • "Dr. Paul and staff is very helpful and friendly. My lower back was in pain but with his help, I can move again. I would recommend him to all my friends"
    -Louise Bennett
  • "I have had only good experiences here. I have chronic pain with my neck and seen many chiros over the years but Dr. Amato has been the only on that has brought me relief!"
    Jennifer Horn-Delaney
  • "Dr. Amato & his staff are very nice. Called with an urgent problem and they got me in right away. Would recommend him to anyone."
    -Raeann Gillie

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