chiropractic x-rays in Raleigh

Chiropractic Raleigh NC Hip Pain

 

Chiropractors may take digital x-rays as a procedure to rule out pathologies such as cancer, arthritis, fracture, infection, or scoliosis and to determine the type and frequency of treatment to proceed with. It is also important to rule out a congenital anomaly of the spine before proceeding with some chiropractic treatments in Raleigh.


Chiropractor Who Offers X-Ray Services in Raleigh

After certain traumas such as a car accident, whiplash, fall, or sports injury ruling out serious injury through chiropractic x-rays in Raleigh NC is important. Additionally, your chiropractor may utilize x-ray services for the examination of possible osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease.


Common Condition Examined Through X-Ray at Our Raleigh Clinic

Osteoarthritis (OA), or degenerative joint disease (DJD), which is the most common of the arthritics

Pathology

It is believed to be caused by trauma, either overt or as an accumulation of micro-trauma over years, although there is also a hereditary form called primary osteoarthritis that occurs primarily in middle-aged women.

Age groups and gender:

  • females > 45
  • males>60
  • Caucasian and Asian races

Bone:

4 most common areas of osteoporosis

  • Hip
  • Ribs
  • Vertebra
  • Radius

Trauma:

  • Compression Fx
  • Compression Fx
  • Bursting Fx
  • Scheuermann’s
  • Schmoral’s Node or Biconcave Codfish vertebra
  • Schmoral’s Node or Biconcave/Codfish vertebra
  • Chance Fx
  • Complete compression Fx
  • Osteoblastic lesion
  • Osteoblastic lesions
  • Erosion
  • Erosion
  • Limbus, Chip or avulsion, teardrop Fx
  • Arch Fx

Possible Congenital Problems That May Cause Spinal Pain:

  • Dorsal Hemivertebra
  • Hemivertebra
  • Butterfly vertebra
  • Scramble Spine
  • Persistent Notochord
  • Cupid’s Bow
  • Persistent vascular groove
  • Pancake Vertebra
  • Bone Island
  • Multiple Bone Islands
  • Posterior Scalloping
  • Anterior Scalloping
  • Un-united Secondary Center
  • Spina BifidaDorsal Hemivertebra

Our top chiropractor in Raleigh, NC is highly trained in examination through x-ray studies. Find a chiropractor who offers x-ray services here in Raleigh. Discuss the benefits and necessity of X-ray before proceeding with treatment with your chiropractic physician.

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Carolina Chirocare and Rehab - Raleigh

1207 Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

Phone: (919) 351-8368
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