Just ask any mommy to be, they will tell you pregnancy can be a real pain! Whether you are expecting or trying to conceive, Dr. Jen knows that any stress to your nervous system during this time is never okay. Having a neuro-spinal system that is free of interference creates an environment where a healthy pregnancy can thrive. Premier Family Chiropractic helps support you through all the changes your body will make as you are creating life. When your pelvis is in balance, and your nervous system is functioning properly, this allows you and baby to be in the best position for growth and development. With consistent chiropractic care our moms experience:
Is chiropractic safe during pregnancy? Absolutely! In fact, the America Pregnancy Association supports and encourages expecting mothers to find a chiropractor who specializes in prenatal care.
A study by the American Medical Association found that women who recieved regular chiropractic care during the third trimester carried and delivered with more comfort!
Dr. Jen has extensive knowledge in the prenatal field and can connect you with the right prenatal and postanatl providers in the Kansas City area. Premier Family Chiropractic would be honored to be a part of your birth team!
Post-pregnancy care is extremely vital as the mother is taking care of her newborn. Her body will start to shift and change as she regulates hormones and starts to return to her pre-pregnancy state. At Premier Family Chiropractic we make sure mama is where she needs to be and functioning properly as this process happens.
At Premier Family Chiropractic, Dr. Jen knows how to take care of the most precious thing in the world to you.Chiropractic care for infants offers your family a sold foundation for growth and development. The very first spinal misalignment (vertebral subluxation) in a persons life often occurs during the birth process. The force applied to baby's head and neck to pull and turn the baby in order to get the shoulders out puts stress on the upper cervical spine and nervous system. If baby is not check and cleared, baby's nervous system can be compromised during essential neuro-development.
Children need a healthy nervous system to thrive. It is important for them to be checked early on, because these essential neruro-developmental changes occur in the first few years of life. Dr. Jen is trained in pediatric chiropractic care and knows how to properly assess if your child is functioning at his/her highest potential. Little ones who have balanced nervous systems experience:
Premier Family Chiropractic realizes what kids do to their bodies as they grow and play! This is why we are committed to staying one step ahead of them along this growth process. The world places lots of demands on kids from learning complex material to sports and recreational activities. We recognize the growing potential that their nervous system is doing each day, and help these kids function like they were designed to throughout all the stress their nervous system endures. At Premier Family Chiropractic we have the highest advancement in pediatric training to help your kid become a healthy thriving adult. With kids nervous systems functioning optimally they have:
Life is hard! Many adults are under tremendous amounts of stress and pressure with the many hats they wear in their day to day. Premier Family Chiropractic recognizes that your body needs to be functioning at 100% to not only survive but to thrive in day to day life. Adults who seek care to increase their overall well being find that they have:
We hear the question: "Do you also see adults?" Of course! We see whole families in our office and would love to serve you by helping you reach your full potential!
Your First Visit: This first visit will give us the opportunity to see what is going on, listen to your concerns, needs, and goals for your health. Upon scheduling your first visit we will provide you with initial paperwork that gives us a good idea on how we can help you! You will be greeted by a warm smiling face when you arrive to your initial consultation.
After going over your paperwork and diving into your goals, we will assess your neuro-spinal system. This is done with our state-of-the-art technology that helps us assess the spine and how your nervous system is functioning as a whole. After your scan, we will do a comprehensive structural analysis with state of the art digital x-ray system. This allows us to see what structural compensation your body may be making to adapt to the stress that has been placed on your nervous system. After gathering information from your history, and the examination, we will be able to not only determine if you are a good candidate for the care we provide in our office. We will determine how we can help you, and lay out a plan to see how we can help you reach your desired goals. Plan to spend about 30 minutes to allow ample time for us to be thorough and connect with you.
*Please note special considerations are made for infants or children with special needs. We are able to do a phone consultation to receive history and goals first, then an in office examination. Our staff is trained on knowing if this is needed for you or your family.
Your Second Visit: After the first visit in our office the doctor will have gone over all the information together and will determine if she can help you. When you arrive for this second visit, we will go over in detail the results of your scans and consultation/exam. We will be able to answer any questions or concerns you may have. If the doctor determines chiropractic can help you, she will go over the recommendations for your care that will get you back to functioning optimally and enjoying life. Please allow 20 minutes for this visit to allow time for any questions regarding you and your families care.
Forms: Your paperwork will be emailed to you shortly after setting up your initial visits! The paperwork can include the following:
You must fill our your paperwork prior to you scheduled appointment or your appointment will have to be rescheduled. Remember, it is important to be as thorough in your paperwork as possible! The more information we receive the better we can serve you.