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Dr. Darrin Michael Bauer, D.C.

Chiropractor

Dr. Darrin Bauer is a Chiropractor practicing in Farmington, MO. Dr. Bauer specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating conditions associated with the neuromusculoskeletal system, while improving each patients functionality and quality of life. Conditions treated include sciatica, neck pain, and arthritis pain, among many others. Dr. Bauer seeks to reduce pain and discomfort through manipulation and adjustment of the spine.
Dr. Darrin Michael Bauer, D.C.
  • Farmington, MO
  • Accepting new patients

What is the difference between an osteopathic physician and chiropractor?

I’ll provide you with the shorter version. Osteopathic doctors chose the route of writing prescriptions abondoning the manipulation of subluxations (misaligned bones). However, READ MORE
I’ll provide you with the shorter version.

Osteopathic doctors chose the route of writing prescriptions abondoning the manipulation of subluxations (misaligned bones). However, in my opinion they have the best of both worlds if they choose. They can write scripts and manipulate if they chose to be proficient at musculoskeletal cases. Most choose to write scripts managing their patients. It’s a good profession to be in as well. As Chiropractors we primarily focus on the subluxation part. Love getting adjusted. From babies to the senior citizens. ❤️

Is Spinal Manipulation and Osteopathic Manipulation one and the same?

Good question. Chiropractors are trained for years on various adjusting techniques. In contrast, Osteopathic manipulations are also effective but they don’t put a lot of time READ MORE
Good question. Chiropractors are trained for years on various adjusting techniques. In contrast, Osteopathic manipulations are also effective but they don’t put a lot of time into the Art of adjusting. In conclusion, it truly depends on the skill of the practitioner.

I've been experiencing weird hip pain for 2 days. Could it be due to weight gain?

Yes. Adds stress to the joints. Look into ShapeReClaimed.

How does going to a chiropractor for ADHD help?

By stimulating the autonomic nervous system. More specifically, the parasympathetic nervous system.

Can a chiropractor help me get relief from muscle pain?

Absolutely. Adjustments help relieve the pain spasm pain cycle.

Will I ever get relief pain from hip pain?

Yes, Chiropractic can absolutely help you by addressing the entire pelvic region. Give it a chance.

Can I go on a treadmill or go cycling with back pain?

You wanna find out why you’re having back pain in the first place. Exercise is a great idea but get the back checked out.

How to fix bad posture?

Chiropractic & Exercise with a postural brace could help you

Why does my back feel sore?

Vertebrae can be subluxated contributing to your soreness.

Very tight neck

Massage followed with an adjustment will prove very beneficial

Can a chiropractor help with spondalytis?

Yes of course, but you will also have to look into her diet to reduce the inflammatory foods she might be ingesting as well.

Is sciatica pain a lifelong problem?

Once your sciatica has been alleviated you’ll have to maintain correction via adjustments, core strengthening, diet, exercise, inversion tables and a positive mental attitude. READ MORE
Once your sciatica has been alleviated you’ll have to maintain correction via adjustments, core strengthening, diet, exercise, inversion tables and a positive mental attitude. You got this ❤️

I have a problem with my posture that is causing back pain. What should I do?

Work on your core strengthening. Bridges, etc. It’s rarely ever too late. ❤️

I was diagnosed with gout. Can a chiropractor help me manage the pain?

Diet is your key to management. Chiropractic is definitely a miracle within itself helping the body heal naturally via innate intelligence but look to what you’re putting inside READ MORE
Diet is your key to management. Chiropractic is definitely a miracle within itself helping the body heal naturally via innate intelligence but look to what you’re putting inside of your body.

After healing from a sprain, why do I still feel pressure in my ankle?

Appears to be a subluxation of your ankle. Get adjusted. Extremity adjusting does wonders.

Can heel spurs be corrected by a chiropractor?

Yes. They tend to come back but can be resolved via ultrasound.