Q: How is The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic different from other Chiropractors, other medical practitioners?
We are all there to ease your pain but The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic goes beyond that, finding the root caused and providing prevention measures.
Starkly different from what you expect from usual Chiropractic clinics where treatments takes only about 10 minutes, at The Spine Whisperer, our Chiropractic treatment takes about 45 minutes. We go all the way to make sure all nitty-gritty details of the injury were taken care of. You can sleep on it.
Incorporating TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) techniques such as Tuina, The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic clinic brings you the best of both worlds. It is important for us not only to treat your bones, but also the muscles that supports it too, making therapy more effective and lasting.
The Spine Whisperer believes in a holistic approach to health, offering pre and post therapy care. Healthy lifestyle habits from nutrition to exercises, we have experts you can rely on. Our Chiropractor, Mr Ling Kok Keng, has credentials like “Ex- National Team Member for Wushu” and “Former National Coach for Youth Development” under his belt is offering TaiChi lessons as Post Chiropractic Therapy Treatment. We believe you will experience not only improvements not only in your pain levels, but also in your quality of life.
Q: How can Chiropractic help me?
Chiropractors are considered a form of natural health practitioner or doctor. When a person is in need of rehabilitation, either after an accident, or just due to general misalignment (subluxations), chiropractic rehabilitation is recommended. It is common for other medical practitioners to treat your symptoms, but that is not good enough.
The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic is different. We specialize in treating the root of your discomforts, restoring strength, muscle tone, and other functionality to the body Its all about doing the best for you. Find out what can you expect from The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic.
Q: Is it safe for Babies/ Children?
Yes, it is safe for babies and children. During natural childbirth, an estimated 60-90 lbs of force is used on an infant’s neck. This might cause damage to your baby’s spine and nervous system. Children learning to walk falls an average of 25 times per day. A whopping 80% of adulthood body aliments were caused by poor body posture during their childhood. Prevention is best medicine.
The Spine Whisperer’s Chiropractic team is experience in working with children. Our female Chiropractor, Miss Diana, happens to be a mother of 4 kids, an expert through experience. So rest assured, The Spine Whisperer is able to treat your child’s physical frame while letting them feel at ease. Find out more about Kids Chiropractic at The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic.
Q: Is it safe for Pregnant ladies?
Yes, Chiropractic is safe during pregnancy. Heavy abdomen, increased back curve, pelvic changes and postural adaptations are common reasons for spinal misalignment for mummies. More often than not, these discomforts becomes chronic pain for mothers even after birth.
The Spine Whisperer’s Chiropractic team will use techniques that avoid unnecessary pressure on the abdomen. We go an extra mile for you, providing exercises and stretches that are safe to use during pregnancy. Your well-being is our piority, Our Chiropractic treatments can aid in the mother’s ability to have a natural, non-invasive birth; and also relieve common pregnancy discomforts, such as cramps, and nauseating. Find out more about Pregnancy Chiropractic at The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic. Post-natal treatments are also available.
Q: Is it safe for Elderly?
Yes, it is safe for the elderly. With age, we are more likely to experience discomforts as our body degenerates.
At The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic, every gentle adjustment is tailored to the elderly’s needs and current physical state. During consultation, we address any health backgrounds and concerns in great details. When there is possibility of undetected Osteoporosis, moderate manipulation techniques, such as Activator Technique is also available. We have happy customers who are well over 85 years old.
Q: Is it safe for someone who had surgery?
It varies from individuals. As a rule of thumb, 3-5 months after the operation would be advisable.
Safety comes first. Treatments would only be carried out when the patient is cleared of any potential risks after detailed consultation. Unlike Manual Manipulation, The Spine Whisperer’s Activator Techniques is perfectly safe for patients who had surgery as it is extremely precise and gentle.
Q: Are X-Rays necessary?
It is mandatory in extreme cases. For common cases, it is not necessary. However an X-ray, MRI or even a CT scan will definitely help in the diagnosis and choice of preferable manipulation.
At The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic, we have strategic partners island wide to provide our patients with top-notch services, screening directly, while keeping prices competitive.
Q: How many treatments do I need?
It varies from individuals. Factors like the duration of your pain, age, diet, exercise, habits, etc, determines how long you take to recover. At The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic, we always take your body to the next level, you can have treatment as long as you are happy. Just like facials, a monthly full spine maintenance will be optimal. Trust me, you will be.
Q: Why is there “popping” sounds? Can I crack it on myself?
These are air bubbles form within the ligament. At The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic, we always advice our patients not to crack it themselves as there might be serious consequences in the long-run. Doing-it-yourself will only cause more harm than good, displayed by your urge to crack it again shortly after. Furthermore, you risk of flexing your ligaments abnormally, and ultimately putting more pressure on your nerves, aggravating the conditions.
Q: Is it painful/ dangerous?
Chiropractic is widely recognized as one of the safest, drug-free, non-invasive therapies available. There is almost zero pain though the sound of the Activator Gun sounds scary to some of the first-timers, but they all ease off after trying it. In fact many of our patient feels rejuvenated after treatments. You have to try it to believe it! Make an appointment with us.
Q: I do not experience any pain. Why do I still need Chiropractic treatments?
Prevention is better than cure. Its all about maintenance, just like exercising and drinking water. You do not wait till your are obese to start exercising. Likewise, you do not wait till you are dehydrated to start drinking water. The earlier you start taking care of your human frame, the better the chance of preventing long-term permanent damage.
Q: How would I feel after Chiropractic treatments?
3Rs – Relieved from Pain. Rejuvenated motion and Restored Posture.
In addition to soothing and realigning the spine and other joints, it optimizes the immune system and can help to ward off illness. Chiropractic can help to improve everything from energy to mobility to sleep quality, patients simply feel better on a daily basis.
Q: Tell me something negative about The Spine Whisperer Chiropractic Clinic!
Well….. You will be addicted to feeling awesome!