WHAT WE DO
Chiropractic care is more than just a solution to pain, it's the key to a healthy lifestyle.
Millions of Americans have not only found relief from back pain, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare. It’s about learning, understanding and taking care of your body to improve your quality of life.
We take the time to understand the root of your problem in order to provide the best and most effective treatment. Through our years of experience, we’ve found that proper and accurate assessment & diagnosis is a crucial part of the recovery process. We strive to provide personalized treatment programs for our patients and work with them to find options that fit their needs, goals, and unique medical and physical condition.
Finding a chiropractor who understands changing health care needs and utilizes the most current techniques to address health conditions can be a daunting task, but we are here to make sure this is a comfortable and positive experience for you.
Below you will find some of the services we offer, techniques used, and common conditions we treat.
The foundations of chiropractic. Adjustments are controlled high velocity low amplitude thrusts that help restore proper motion and position to dysfunctional joints. Adjustments can be performed to any joint in the spine or extremities and have been shown to be both safe and effective in treatment of joint dysfunction. Dr. Brennan has extensive training in both spine and extremity adjusting techniques, and regularly performs full body adjustments during each patient visit.
Corrective Exercise is a technique that leverages an understanding of anatomy, kinesiology, and biomechanics to address and fix movement compensations and imbalances to improve the overall quality of movement during workouts and in everyday life.
Corrective Exercise is used to help assess and determine the root cause of imbalances and faulty movement patterns that lead to issues with posture, balance, and total body coordination.
Long considered to be the Gold Standard in soft tissue therapies, ART is utilized to treat muscle strains and nerve entrapments caused by adhesions between muscles, nerves, and/or fascia. ART is second to none is addressing mobility and range of motion restrictions in both chronic and acute situations. By utilizing this technique, Dr. Brennan is able to ensure that muscles are able to move relative to each other without interference or restriction. This is an essential aspect of achieving quality movement.
Cupping increases blood circulation to the area where the cups are placed. This may relieve muscle tension, which can improve overall blood flow and promote cell repair. It may also help form new connective tissues and create new blood vessels in the tissue.
People use cupping to complement their care for a host of issues and conditions.
Graston Technique® (GT) therapy is successful in effectively treating all soft tissue conditions, whether they are chronic, acute or post- surgical. Graston technique and instruments enable the treatment of scar tissue and fascial restrictions during rehabilitation that allows for faster rehabilitation and with greater success when the goal is restoring range of motion, eliminating pain, and restoring normal function.
Percussion therapy concentrates targeted pulses of pressure into the muscle/tissue of the body, helping to relieve muscle pain, stiffness and soreness, and increase range of motion. Percussive stimulation provides comprehensive relief by reaching both the superficial and deep muscle fibers. The Hypervolt line delivers three speeds of rapid percussion almost silently – ideal to relieve tension and accelerate warmup and recovery after physical activity.
RockTape microscopically lifts the skin away from the muscle and fascia below, creating a decompressive effect. Stretchier, stickier and stronger than the competition, RockTape is preferred by athletes and medical professionals throughout the world.
RockTape will help relieves swelling through decompression which speeds recovery. It will also increase awareness of your body position to help you maintain proper posture and form.
People use massage for a variety of health-related purposes, including to relieve pain, rehabilitate sports injuries, reduce stress, increase relaxation, address anxiety and depression, and aid general wellness.
Peak Family and Sports Chiropractic is more than just a traditional chiropractic clinic. We are one of the few chiropractic clinics in the greater Sacramento area that incorporate a variety of techniques in each treatment. This approach allows us to provide our patients with the most current and effective care possible. Some of the techniques we offer include:
COMMONLY TREATED CONDITIONS
While chiropractors may be most often thought of for treating back and neck pain, research studies underscore the safety and effectiveness of chiropractic treatment for a wide variety of disorders. The chiropractic profession is recognized as a valid first-line treatment option for many health conditions. As chiropractors, we believe our job is to correct neurologic and musculoskeletal malfunction, to reduce and eliminate pain, and to promote wellness. Here are some common conditions treated by chiropractors:
LOW BACK PAIN
MID BACK PAIN
ROTATOR CUFF INJURIES
AND MANY MORE!