Sports injuries nearly always jar and
misalign the spinal column: a blow to the ribs, legs, feet, head,
shoulder, or torso always radiates to the center of the body - that's why
a chiropractic checkup is needed when you are injured, regardless of the
nature of the injury. Chiropractic is needed in fact, even when
medical procedures may be also necessary.
Why? If an injury is serious enough
to need medical care, the spine is almost always damaged to a greater or
lesser degree. Further, medical doctors are simply not trained to
locate and correct spinal subluxations - that is the realm of the doctor
As superstar Joe Montana stated, "I
only wish I had tried chiropractic care a few years ago when I first
started having back pain, and maybe this surgery would never have
Evander Holyfield, World Heavy-weight
Boxing Champion, echoes the attitude of many world-famous athletes, "I found that going to a chiropractor helps my
performance. Once I drove 20 miles to see a chiropractor before a
flight. I have to have my adjustment before I go into the
Does your neighborhood sports team need a
doctor of chiropractic? Why not ask your chiropractor if he or she
is interested in working with them?
* Information provided by: Ted Korean, D.C. "Chiropractic, Bringing Out the
Best in You"