CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES

Don’t Wait, Start Healing Today with Chiropractic care

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At Utah Sports and Family Chiropractic, we take great pride in providing the finest chiropractic wellness care to our patients. Whether you are need of sports related or accident recovery care, pain relief, spinal and postural rehab, massage therapy or advanced chiropractic treatment, Dr. Garrett Peterson will provide the appropriate care for your situation.

We Can Help You With

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Sports Injuries
  • Chronic Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Pinched Nerves
  • Headaches
  • Family Care
  • Personal Injury
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Spinal Rehab
  • Spinal Traction

 

Our Special Services

MANIPULATION

Chiropractic adjusting or manipulation is a high velocity, low amplitude thrust used to restore proper alignment and function to joints.  Adjusting can increase flexibility, promote functional healing, control scar tissue, reverse effects of adhesions, release entrapped meniscoids, unlock intra-articular adhesions, decrease nerve compression, increase blood flow, minimize or prevent DJD, improve nutrients to joints.

MUSCLE EMS

This includes Interferential Current (IFC),
and Micro-current.  Electrical Muscle Stimulation has been shown
to relax muscles, reduce pain, reduce inflammation, and promote tissue healing.

COLD LASER

Also known as low level light therapy-  Cold laser uses a safe, low powered laser to release
energy in the form of a photon which has been shown to help decrease pain and
increase wound healing.

ULTRASOUND

Ultrasound is acoustical energy that can cause an increase in the following:
tissue temperature, tissue metabolism, blood flow, membrane permeability, enzyme
activity, collagen and tissue extensibility.  Each of these may speed up healing
time.  Ultrasound has also been shown to decrease pain and relax tight muscles.

KINESIOLOGY TAPING

Kinesiology taping provides support & stability for muscles, joints, and tendons without
limiting range of motion like a traditional brace.

INSTRUMENT MASSAGE

Instrument assisted massage has been used for many years and has many  different
techniques.  It has been shown to: release fascial adhesions, break down collagen cross-links, stretch muscles and connective
tissues, change chronic muscle holding patterns, increase blood flow to an area
(aiding in healing), and allow scar tissue to heal properly.

MYOFASCIAL RELEASE

Combining chiropractic with massage therapy can help balance the body. When your
muscles are too tight, they pull your bones out of alignment.  Chiropractic
paired with massage therapy aims to relax the patient and restore balance in the
musculoskeletal system.

 

Dr. Garrett Peterson, DC

Chiropractor for Lehi, Highland, and Alpine, Utah

Call: (801) 893-1010