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The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR Helps Back Pain Patients Manage Their Back Pain

Chiropractic’s goal is to provide the back pain patient a sense of control over the back pain and to live through the pain and not avoid life. That is also the goal of your Colorado Springs chiropractor: gentle, pain-relieving, conservative care of spine pain. It’s a partnership involving the Colorado Springs back pain sufferer, the back pain care giver, and even the back pain payer (ie Medicare).

CHIROPRACTIC ENTHUSIASM FOR THE ROLE OF BACK PAIN PROVIDER

Being a chiropractor is the best! A recent survey reported that chiropractors like yours at The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR relish their profession most as they are capable to reduce pain as well as increase strength, flexibility, and power alongside their patients via a thorough treatment plan. Two of the top features of being a chiropractor were reported as “being trained to diagnose”the foundation for quality care and wanted clinical outcomes! -  and “being able to transform peoples’ quality of life.” (1) Your Colorado Springs chiropractor concurs! Being your healthcare partner - your back pain specialist - particularly in managing spine pain issues is the best part of daily practice.

EFFECT OF HEALTHCARE PROVIDER AVAILABILITY: MD/Surgeon, DC, PCP

Researchers questioned how a community’s healthcare workforce impacted the care of low back pain sufferers. They found that one new spine surgeon increased non-conservative care episodes by 31.3 per 1000 older adults, the increase of one primary care physician reduced 2.5 conservative care episodes per 1000 mature adults, and the addition of one chiropractor increased 18.7 conservative care episodes and decreased 3.6 non-conservative care episodes per 1000 mature adults. The researchers acknowledge certain limitations in their study as they pulled a certain set of patients from the 16 million Medicare Part B enrollees (who had at least one occurrence of low back pain and relocation) which left 402,372 persons in the analysis set. (2) In the Medicare population, healthcare provider availability affects how much is expended on each beneficiary. The effect is altered by provider type and whether the provider availability increases or decreases. Spine surgeon availability was most strongly linked with more spending. The loss of one spine surgeon in a community reduced spending. (3) In Colorado Springs, back pain sufferers get a partner at The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR who can help them with in-office care as well as at-home self-care.

EFFECT OF BACK PAIN PATIENT SELF CARE

Medicine is realizing that the one who is truly at the center of managing pain and chronic disorders is the person dealing with pain and chronic disorder. When back pain happens to be the chronic issue, the low back pain sufferer self-manages much of the time anyway and wants suggestions regarding how best to do that: when to seek more care (symptoms, imaging, advice), how to manage pain (behavioral changes to contain and prevent pain), and how to be assured of their independent pain management’s effectiveness. These all take guidance from clinicians concerning education about the condition and the partnership of the patient and the healthcare provider. (4) Colorado Springs back pain sufferers and their healthcare providers like your chiropractor at The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR must work on how each views back pain management to most advantageously help the patient!

CONTACT The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Keith Bartley on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he illustrates how the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management gently and successfully alleviates back pain due to spinal stenosis and supports the patient in his own self-care routine to manage and prevent back pain.

Schedule your next Colorado Springs chiropractic appointment with The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR soon. Along with providing relieving chiropractic spinal manipulation, The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR strives to give our Colorado Springs spine pain patients a sense of control over their situation. 

 
The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR encourages back pain sufferers to manage their back pain so it does not mange them. 
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