Mc Timoney Chiropractic treatment is simply a method of adjusting the bones of your body to improve skeletal alignment. In doing so, it helps your nervous system work more efficiently, relieves pain and discomfort, and increases mobility.
Joint problems and pain can occur for many reasons, including:
McTimoney chiropractic has helped thousands of people for over 50 years and around 150,000 new patients consult a McTimoney Chiropractor each year. Over 8000 people are cared for by McTimoney Chiropractors each working day in the UK and Ireland. There are over 700 graduates Worldwide.
Each McTimoney Chiropractor in Ireland is a graduate of the Abington College in Oxford and are registered members of the McTimoney Chiropractic Association of Ireland. They are also part of the Mc Timoney Chiropractic Association in the UK, who are registered with the General Chiropractic Council
During a course of chiropractic care, you can expect to feel physical changes as your body realigns. By practising simple but consistent aftercare you will help yourself to recover more quickly and maximise the benefits of your chiropractic treatment. Your body needs 48 hours to adjust to the changes that have been made so it’s sensible to adhere to the following:
Your Chiropractor will first assess your general health, previous conditions, and existing symptoms. He or she will then conduct a physical examination to locate the problem, during which time your Chiropractor will make adjustments using the light, dextrous techniques associated with the McTimoney technique. If at any point your Chiropractor discovers or suspects a condition that requires medical intervention, they will refer you to your GP for further tests.
Normally your first visit can last anything between 30 minutes and an hour. During this time, the chiropractor will:
You may feel better straight away, or you might experience stiffness or tiredness, particularly after your first session. These effects should last no more than 48 hours and are signs that your body is responding well to treatment.