In order to eliminate your pain and the restore your health, several key components must be addressed to bring about a speedy recovery. At Advantage Healthcare, these key components consist of Dr. Ivey’s advanced chiropractic skills and the accurate use of the best technology to accelerate every patient’s improvement and return to optimum health. The combination of these components has led to life-changing experiences for a countless number of Advantage Healthcare patients.
The DRX 9000 Back Treatment is specifically for patients with herniated or bulging discs, failed back surgeries, or chronic back pain that has not been responsive to any treatment or medication. This specialized program is the most advanced of its kind and exceeds all other types of programs in the restoration of the low back. Check out the testimonials about the benefits of the DRX treatments.
Dr. Ivey is thoroughly trained to provide the best form of treatment to eliminate pain and promote health by realigning spinal segments either by hand or with instrumentation. Not only will the adjustment aid in eliminating your pain, but it will also restore your vital range of motion and allow you to return to all normal activity pain-free.
We offer a variety of massages to fit your individual needs, including the relaxing Swedish style, the invigorating deep tissue style, the essential pregnancy massage, and the stress-eliminating hot stone massage.
INTEREFERENTIAL ELECTRIC MUSCLE STIMULATION
We offer Russian stimulation and Interferential Electric Muscle Stimulation to provide pain relief, rehabilitation, and muscle strengthening.
Intersegmental traction treats and prevents muscle spasms by stretching the spinal joints and muscles. The relief of stress, tension, and pressure allows for greater mobility.
Ultrasound involves a heightened elevation of sound waves designed to penetrate through damaged tissues to the individual joints. This treatment introduces a deep pulsating heat, which is used to clear out the damaged tissue. The resulting restoration of the natural cellular function accelerates the healing of painful areas.
Cold Laser is a cutting edge technology widely accepted for treatment of fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel syndrome, and deep joint or chronic muscle pain.
When you are experiencing pain, be it from a slip or fall, a pulled muscle, an automobile accident injury, or any other activity, gaining control of your pain and stabilizing the condition are paramount to restoring your health and creating a lifestyle change. The proper therapies, exercises, and rehabilitation methods are critical components in the return to a normal healthy life. You will be directed and evaluated to monitor the designed therapies desired outcomes.
Therapeutic rehabilitation offers the first step in reacquiring lost functionality by improving the communication between damaged tissues in the body and the nervous system. This will ensure that your nervous system is working properly.
When utilizing mechanical traction, it is our intent to bring relief of the pain caused by disc compression, vertebral facet syndrome, or nerve impinchment. The use of traction has led to positive results for our patients with neck and low back issues.
HOT / COLD THERAPY
Proper use of hot / cold packs will aid significantly in the control of pain and the promotion of proper healing. Selection of hot / cold therapy will be determined by our doctors as they work to gain immediate control of a patient’s pain and aim for a quick return to normal activity. The time for each therapy as well as the frequency of use is determined by our doctors and explained to you for proper home care.
Nutrition is another new addition to our life-changing package. Each individual requires different vitamins and supplements. If you are not taking the appropriate ones for you and your body, you simply are not living at your peak performance level. Whether you want to lose weight, gain muscle, or simply age well, there is a program for you.
WEIGHT LOSS / WEIGHT GAIN PROGRAM
This program is one of our best results-oriented programs. Whether you need to lose weight or gain weight, Dr. Ivey has a package suited to your particular needs.