One of the hardest things as a parent is to see your child in intense pain. When your child is in pain, you probably want to do anything necessary to relieve that pain as quickly as possible. There are, however, many different methods of pain relief, some of which are not very safe for children. Chiropractic treatment is a treatment that is both safe and effective for your child.


Adolescent bodies are typically very resilient and bounce back from injury quickly. However, that doesn’t mean that they can’t sustain major injury. When choosing treatments for your child, you want to choose one that is gentle. Gentle treatments shouldn’t cause any further temporary or lasting pain and complications. Chiropractic work is very gentle and suitable for any child.


Some pain treatments for children include intense and invasive surgeries. There is always a fair amount of risk associated with these types of surgeries. If the surgery doesn’t go as planned, your child can experience more intense pain and even permanent damage to various parts of their body. With chiropractic treatment, you don’t have to worry about these types of complications. Chiropractic work is non-invasive and very safe.


Another benefit of choosing chiropractic treatment for your child is that it is a drug-free. Drugs used as other forms of pain treatment can be incredibly addictive and may have adverse effects on other aspects of one’s health. Additionally, you don’t always know how your child will react to certain substances or if they will become dependent. Drug treatment can also add up to be very expensive if your child ends up relying on it heavily and needing many future prescriptions. With chiropractic care, there is no danger of addiction or substance abuse. Furthermore, once your child’s pain has been treated through chiropractic work, they may go back a few times for check-ups, but they won’t become reliant or dependent on these sessions to stay pain-free.

You may not have considered chiropractic treatment for your child before. Chiropractic patients are typically thought to be older, but chiropractic treatment is actually a great option for people of all ages. Chiropractic treatment can help relieve your child’s pain and get them back to the activities they love faster.  

For chiropractors you can trust to help relieve your child’s pain, reach out to Tigard Chiropractic here today.