West Des Moines Chiropractic Care with Spinal Manipulation and Exercise Relieves Adolescent Back Pain

Seeing a child in pain concerns a parent. West Des Moines back pain in adolescents does happen. West Des Moines chiropractic care relieves West Des Moines back pain for many adults and kids. When it comes to West Des Moines chiropractic care of adolescent back pain, Executive Chiropractic of Iowa may well incorporate spinal manipulation along with exercise which return the adolescent back to living the life of a kid!


Back pain in adolescents happens. It is even written that disc degeneration starts in the teens. (1) It is quite disconcerting to everyone: the patient, parent(s) and physician. Most back pain for adolescents is typically muscle strain- or poor mechanics-related as the spine is not yet fully mature. Sports forces may predispose a young person for injury. Luckily, conservative, non-operative care effectively returns the pediatric back pain sufferer to pain-free activity. (2) That’s where spinal manipulation in the hands of the West Des Moines chiropractor and West Des Moines chiropractic care comes into play at Executive Chiropractic of Iowa.


In a paper about how to assist kids with their back pain, spinal manipulation with exercise outdoes exercise alone. Spinal manipulation plus exercise was more effective 12 months later as well. The 6 months’ follow-up showed the greatest differences between spinal manipulation and exercise. Other benefits are no treatment-related side effects in addition to bonuses in quality of life improvement and medication use, satisfaction and disability reduction. (3) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa offers these benefits to West Des Moines adolescent back pain sufferers. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa does everything possible to get our young back pain sufferers moving again!


Since degenerative disc disease is known to begin in youth, it’s sensible to commence feeding the discs of youth. Much attention is paid to teenage calcium supplementation for osteoporosis prevention in later years while adolescent supplementation for disc degeneration prevention and care isn’t widely discussed. Executive Chiropractic of Iowamay well recommend a disc health supplement that contains chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate since West Des Moines back pain has already made an appearance in the adolescent’s life. West Des Moines chiropractic care with spinal manipulation, nutrition and exercise is beneficial!

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Mark Korchok on the Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he discusses his care of a young patient in her teens while she played sports.

Schedule a West Des Moines chiropractic appointment with Executive Chiropractic of Iowa today for your West Des Moines young person with West Des Moines back pain. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa offers conservative chiropractic care to relieve their pain.

Executive Chiropractic of Iowa uses West Des Moines chiropractic and exercise to help back pain in adolescents.


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