Consultations and Physical Exams
If you have any questions that the Cutting Edge has failed to answer on the website, call the office today for your free consultation. During the consultation, Dr. Cutting will set aside the time to answer any questions that you might have about your case. This consultation will give Dr. Cutting vital information allowing him to know if chiropractic is right for you! For further information call Cutting Edge Chiropractic at (860)454-0942.
For your initial exam, Dr. Richard Cutting of Cutting Edge Chiropractic will first sit down allow you to explain your condition to him. Dr. Cutting will then collect a brief family history, conduct a physical examination, orthopedic examination, and a neurologic examination. Depending on the results for the examination, Dr. Cutting may decide to perform further diagnostic testing, and take an x-ray.
Everyone knows that one person that seems to be able to accomplish anything. They are the person who always seems to be doing some sort of activity while balancing out their hectic lifestyle, and they seem to do it with such ease! Well the good news is, that you can be that person too! Cutting Edge Chiropractic can help you get there!
Chiropractors are trained on how to evaluate someone’s diet, and help them alter their intake to help them overcome what ails them. Dr. Cutting will evaluate your dietary intake and pinpoint your individual nutritional issues and solutions! Dr. Richard Cutting can then recommend the proper supplements, or actions you need to take to enhance your health through diet and nutrition.
Doctors of Chiropractic medicine (D.C.s) use spinal adjustments to relieve a variety of ailments spanning from headaches, cramps, asthma, arm, hand, wrist, and leg pain. To perform a spinal adjustment Dr. Cutting will us a short thrust to return a vertebrae back to it’s proper position. Once the vertebra is back in it’s proper position the body can perform at it’s maximal capacity.
When people think Chiropractic people automatically think back pain, but chiro treatment is not limited to only the back. A chiropractor can evaluate, and adjust most joint in the body. This means that Dr. Cutting can take a look and evaluate wrists, elbows, knees, ankles, and even toes!
Auto Accident Injury Management
Auto related injuries are commonly treated at Cutting Edge Chiropractic in Tolland, CT.
Most people have heard of suffering from whiplash(hyperlink) after an auto accident, but this isn’t the only complication that can occur. Dr. Cutting has seen many different injuries that have occurred from auto accidents. They can range from bruised knees, headaches, and even low back pain. When someone suffers from a car accident, it is a good idea to get checked out by not only your primary care physician, but also your chiropractor!
At Cutting Edge Chiropractic, Dr. Richard Cutting will first check for any severe injuries. Additionally Dr. Cutting will check you for minor injuries that often go untreated by your primary care physician. Depending on your specific case, your auto insurance could cover treatment at Cutting Edge Chiropractic.
Myofascial Release Therapy
Ever have a knot in your muscle? Well this is what myofascial release therapy helps treat! When problems arise in the joints of the body, the muscles and connective tissues also suffer. Dr. Richard Cutting of Cutting Edge Chiropractic realizes this! With the use of myofascial release therapies, this will help expedite your road to recovery!
Under extreme circumstances, when your muscles wont relax, Cutting Edge Chiropractic has an on-staff licensed massage therapist, Aimée Peloquin. To ask for rates and availability call Cutting Edge Chiropractic of Tolland CT today at (860)454-0942.
Electrical Muscle Stimulation
There are many types of electrical muscle stimulation. The main reason for the use of Electrical Muscle Stimulation is to reduce spasm, reduce pain, promote healing or improve circulation to the area with the use of heat. According to your injury Dr. Cutting will decide if Electrical Muscle Stimulation is right for you in helping you become well!
Flexion Distraction Therapy
Flexion Distraction Therapy is very useful in the treatment of low back pain. Flexion Distraction therapy has been widely proven to help alleviate the symptoms of low back pain caused by disc related issues. Disc trauma patients are widely sent to surgery before they have undergone treatment to reduce the amount of pressure placed onto the involved lumbar discs.
Using flexion distraction therapy, Dr. Cutting isolates individual vertebra and applies traction to the joint allowing normal motion to return to the joint. Schedule an appointment today to see if chiropractic treatment is right for you!
Ultrasound therapy is used to penetrate the deep soft tissues that cannot be treated with traditional therapies. Ultrasound therapy uses ultrasonic sound waves to work down into the deepest of tissues to help soothe and relax inflamed soft tissues. This is a safe and noninvasive tool which can be used on most tissues or joints, which makes this a great combination with chiropractic care, and another tool that Dr. Cutting of Cutting Edge Chiropractic can use to help you on your road to recovery!
A great way to stimulate, relax and retrain muscle tissues is through vibrational therapy. Vibration therapy uses a soft or hard tool that reverberates at a high frequency into the muscle tissue. This allows the muscle to respond as if it is under tension. Dr. Cutting realizes the benefit of vibrational therapy, and incorporates its use at Cutting Edge Chiropractic to help you on your road to recovery.
Arthrostim is a gentle, mechanical method of easing the joints back into alignment that is basically an extension of the chiropractor’s hands. Dr. Cutting can exert just the right amount of pressure needed by adjusting the force to create a comfortable experience for you, arthrostim works on all of the joints of the body, not just the spine.
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