Evaluations are times for our doctors to explain to you what your options are, as well as answer any questions you or your family may have.
You are encouraged to bring a friend or family member with you, someone who may have questions themselves about your health status and what your options include.
These initial visits are extremely thorough and can take up to an hour of time. At the end of the visit, you will be given a brief thermal screening to determine if upper cervical care is right for you
Thermography is a form of imaging that measures for inflammation or heat that comes off of your skin. This brief assessment gives our doctors a better idea of what is happening inside your spine and nerve system and will give them a better idea of if we can help your case.
Part of what makes Revive Upper Cervical Care in Cranberry Twp so gentle and effective is the type of precision imaging we use. The cone beam CT allows for 3D images so our doctors can determine the most effective, gentle, and safe way to correct the causes of many of our patients’ problems. Patients are also encouraged to bring in any past MRIs, CT scans, or X-rays that have had taken of their head or spine.
Our doctors in Cranberry Twp utilize the Blair Upper Cervical Method of spinal correction. This procedure is extremely gentle and safe. There is no “popping” or “cracking” of the neck, and the head is never turned or twisted during the adjustment. As a patient, you lay on your side, and there is a very light pressure applied behind your ear.