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Dr. Robert J. Adams, D.C.

Chiropractor

Dr. Robert J. Adams D.C. is a top Chiropractor in Scotts Valley, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Robert J. Adams D.C. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Robert J. Adams D.C. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Robert J. Adams D.C. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Scotts Valley, CA, Dr. Robert J. Adams D.C. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Robert J. Adams, D.C.
  • Scotts Valley, CA
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Tinnitus and chiropractic care? Really?

Tinnitus can be a stubborn and tricky condition to treat. I have had success with treating tinnitus in my practice after whiplash type injuries. I have also had other patients READ MORE
Tinnitus can be a stubborn and tricky condition to treat. I have had success with treating tinnitus in my practice after whiplash type injuries. I have also had other patients with tinnitus that do not respond to Chiropractic treatment. Chiropractic care is a great option for whiplash trauma in general, so I recommend trying it.

How can chiropractors help my son's ADHD?

Chiropractic cannot directly treat ADHD. What it can do is promote alignment and movement throughout the spine which will allow his body's nervous system to function better. A READ MORE
Chiropractic cannot directly treat ADHD. What it can do is promote alignment and movement throughout the spine which will allow his body's nervous system to function better. A side effect of this may be fewer ADHD symptoms.

Can chiropractors prescribe medications?

Chiropractors are not allowed to prescribe or alter any patient medications.

Why a chiropractor for my daughter's constipation?

Nerves control the movement of the bowels, chiropractic aligns the spine and allows these nerves to function properly.

Diarrhea after going to the chiropractor?

Yes it is possible that your body had a detoxification reaction after having your body aligned properly. If the symptoms persist more than 2 days, call your chiropractor and tell READ MORE
Yes it is possible that your body had a detoxification reaction after having your body aligned properly. If the symptoms persist more than 2 days, call your chiropractor and tell them what your experience is.

Back injury at a fall in workplace. What should I do now?

I would seek out a Chiropractic office that deals with workers compensation claims for an examination of your back pain. Chiropractic is very effective at treating back pain. Even READ MORE
I would seek out a Chiropractic office that deals with workers compensation claims for an examination of your back pain. Chiropractic is very effective at treating back pain. Even a small fall can misalign the pelvis and spine, causing pain. You may find temporary relief alternating ice and heat to the area of pain.

Can my son's sleep patterns improve with chiropractic care?

It is possible for Chiropractic to help your son's sleep as it does for many patients. What it sounds like to me, in what you've described, are symptoms of Hypothyroidism. My recommendation READ MORE
It is possible for Chiropractic to help your son's sleep as it does for many patients. What it sounds like to me, in what you've described, are symptoms of Hypothyroidism. My recommendation would be to get some blood work done and see if his thyroid gland is functioning adequately, and rule out other nutritional or chemical causes. If that is clear, then I would consider Chiropractic.

How can a chiropractor help after a sports injury?

Chiropractors can make adjustments to the extremities as well as the spine, and apply soft tissue therapies to promote quick healing and proper mechanics. For your injury Physical READ MORE
Chiropractors can make adjustments to the extremities as well as the spine, and apply soft tissue therapies to promote quick healing and proper mechanics. For your injury Physical Therapy is very effective at rehabilitating the strained muscle and preventing further injury.

Is manipulation under anesthesia effective?

Manipulation Under Anesthesia or MUA can be a very effective treatment for conditions like non surgical spinal fusions, or spondylosis, or frozen shoulder. If you haven't already READ MORE
Manipulation Under Anesthesia or MUA can be a very effective treatment for conditions like non surgical spinal fusions, or spondylosis, or frozen shoulder. If you haven't already tried Chiropractic I would start there. MUA may be an option if you are not getting any relief after that.

How well does spinal manipulation work for sciatica?

This really depends on what is causing the sciatica. A chiropractor will be able to identify the correct cause and recommend appropriate treatment. I would recommend consulting READ MORE
This really depends on what is causing the sciatica. A chiropractor will be able to identify the correct cause and recommend appropriate treatment. I would recommend consulting a Chiropractor, Doctor of Physical Therapy, or Osteopath for an examination.

Foot pain from tennis. What can a chiropractor do to help?

They can help you by identifying the structure or tissue that is causing the pain and providing the appropriate therapy. This could be Plantar Fasciitis or Fat Pad Syndrome, for READ MORE
They can help you by identifying the structure or tissue that is causing the pain and providing the appropriate therapy. This could be Plantar Fasciitis or Fat Pad Syndrome, for which any Chiropractor will have treatment options.

What is the difference between an osteopathic physician and chiropractor?

Both professions utilize manual manipulative therapies to align the joints of the body but they differ in philosophy and application of the techniques. For low back pain, it is READ MORE
Both professions utilize manual manipulative therapies to align the joints of the body but they differ in philosophy and application of the techniques. For low back pain, it is my opinion that Chiropractors have more practice and experience. An Osteopath can prescribe any needed pain medications and muscle relaxers, Chiropractors cannot.

Can a chiropractor help me with my child's GERD?

Yes I believe Chirooractic to be very effective for juvenile GERD. It can also allow her body to lay a solid foundation for a growth and development.

Can chiropractic care help my diabetic neuropathy?

Chiropractic adjustments align your joints which optimize the signals sent through nerves to the entire body including blood vessels for circulation. This along with dietary changes READ MORE
Chiropractic adjustments align your joints which optimize the signals sent through nerves to the entire body including blood vessels for circulation. This along with dietary changes recommended by the Chiropractor will help reduce pain.

What can I expect with a herniated disk?

An official diagnosis of a herniated disc is only confirmed with an MRI. Usual Chiropractic care can include spinal adjustments, pelvis adjustments, stretches and other home care READ MORE
An official diagnosis of a herniated disc is only confirmed with an MRI. Usual Chiropractic care can include spinal adjustments, pelvis adjustments, stretches and other home care recommendations.

I have severe whiplash from work. What is the treatment?

A Chiropractor will utilise adjustments to align the neck and upper back, and may also use soft tissue therapy to relax the proper muscles of the neck and upper back.

What are the the best ways to relieve neck pain?

I recommend scheduling a visit with a Chiropractor to align your neck and treat any tight muscles of the neck. Home therapy should include ice, heat, and stretching the neck.

What is an adjustment like for a child?

I recommend seeking a Pediatric Chiropractor or any Chiropractor who has experience with children her age. The adjustments will be very similar to a fully grown adult, but gentler. READ MORE
I recommend seeking a Pediatric Chiropractor or any Chiropractor who has experience with children her age. The adjustments will be very similar to a fully grown adult, but gentler. I believe it will help her tremendously.

What can be done for my sciatica?

The usual Chiropractic treatment for sciatica includes adjustments to the pelvis and low back, some soft tissue therapy if needed, and home care exercises to prevent further aggravation. READ MORE
The usual Chiropractic treatment for sciatica includes adjustments to the pelvis and low back, some soft tissue therapy if needed, and home care exercises to prevent further aggravation.

Does scoliosis correct itself?

Scoliosis does not correct itself, and may actually get worse depending on your daughter's age. I recommend seeking out a Chiropractor or an Osteopath for corrective treatment. READ MORE
Scoliosis does not correct itself, and may actually get worse depending on your daughter's age. I recommend seeking out a Chiropractor or an Osteopath for corrective treatment.