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Dr. Antonio Salinas, D.C.

Chiropractor

Dr. Antonio Salinas D.C. is a top Chiropractor in Fairbury, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Antonio Salinas 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. Antonio Salinas D.C. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Antonio Salinas 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 Fairbury, IL, Dr. Antonio Salinas D.C. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Antonio Salinas, D.C.
  • Fairbury, IL
  • Accepting new patients

I have sudden severe hip pain. What should I do?

Depends on how it started. If it is an acute pain from trauma, then it may need some ice and rest. If it is a slow, deep pain, you will need it evaluated to rule out anything serious. READ MORE
Depends on how it started. If it is an acute pain from trauma, then it may need some ice and rest. If it is a slow, deep pain, you will need it evaluated to rule out anything serious. A chiropractic evaluation would be a great start to determine what a next step should be.

Diarrhea after going to the chiropractor?

There is a possibility. Getting the body optimized may trigger an expulsion of built up toxins. It depends on how frequent it happens and if there is any muscle work being done READ MORE
There is a possibility. Getting the body optimized may trigger an expulsion of built up toxins. It depends on how frequent it happens and if there is any muscle work being done as well. If it persists after every adjustment, then make sure to let your chiropractor know to make note of it. They may refer you to an MD if needed, but let them know about the situation.

Can I exercise after a back adjustment?

The soreness may just be the muscles reacting to the spine in a different position. You may go to exercise, but if pain increases or persists, then you need to take it easy. Most READ MORE
The soreness may just be the muscles reacting to the spine in a different position. You may go to exercise, but if pain increases or persists, then you need to take it easy. Most often patients with some soreness respond favorably to activity to lessen any soreness. Make sure to mention it to your chiropractor for additional information.

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

It may help by improving the central nervous system. It would be pertinent to have him checked for any issues of the spine that may be impeding proper function.

Why a chiropractor for my daughter's constipation?

Chiropractic adjustments may help by optimizing the nervous system that supplies the large intestine. They may also be able to recommend other homeopathic alternatives as well. READ MORE
Chiropractic adjustments may help by optimizing the nervous system that supplies the large intestine. They may also be able to recommend other homeopathic alternatives as well. It is a non-invasive approach that may take care of her.

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

First, you should ice for the first 72 hours of acute trauma. Then you may want to inform HR if it happened at work. You should get checked out to make sure nothing was moved out READ MORE
First, you should ice for the first 72 hours of acute trauma. Then you may want to inform HR if it happened at work. You should get checked out to make sure nothing was moved out of place. See your local chiropractor to be evaluated.

What can be done for my sciatica?

Depending on the level of intensity, you may need to go to the emergency room. Depending on the chiropractor, there are several ways to treat the pain. It ranges from decompression READ MORE
Depending on the level of intensity, you may need to go to the emergency room. Depending on the chiropractor, there are several ways to treat the pain. It ranges from decompression to physiotherapy to alleviate pain. You may require additional evaluation to rule out a possible disc issue that may give you a greater chance of recurring pain. Chiropractic would be a great non-invasive approach.

Does scoliosis correct itself?

Depends upon the degree of angle of the scoliosis and whether it is functional or structural curvature of the spine. If the curvature is not too bad, then a visit with the chiropractor READ MORE
Depends upon the degree of angle of the scoliosis and whether it is functional or structural curvature of the spine. If the curvature is not too bad, then a visit with the chiropractor may help. They may take an X-ray or review them if you have them to determine if they can help.

At what age is an adjustment safe for children?

Not at all. Children experience trauma just as adults do. The only difference is they respond faster to care. In fact, some chiropractors are trained to adjust babies as well. READ MORE
Not at all. Children experience trauma just as adults do. The only difference is they respond faster to care. In fact, some chiropractors are trained to adjust babies as well. It will greatly benefit her and they may be able to X-ray to determine if she has scoliosis.

I am suffering from spondalytis. Is there a treatment for this condition?

Depending on the severity, there are a variety of treatments that a chiropractor can do to alleviate some of the pain. A complete evaluation will be needed and possible X-rays. READ MORE
Depending on the severity, there are a variety of treatments that a chiropractor can do to alleviate some of the pain. A complete evaluation will be needed and possible X-rays. If you have had X-rays before, then bring a copy to your appointment.

Will I ever get relief pain from hip pain?

Yes, there is. Most often during delivery, the pelvis is placed out of alignment. Especially if you are a first time mom and have never experienced low back pain. A few adjustments READ MORE
Yes, there is. Most often during delivery, the pelvis is placed out of alignment. Especially if you are a first time mom and have never experienced low back pain. A few adjustments should remedy it, but an X-ray should be taken to make sure nothing else is going on. Did you know that newborns can also be adjusted? You may ask your chiropractor for further
details.

My son hurt his back and needs to undergo surgery. Will it affect his future life?

It will depend on the extent of his surgery and his recovery time. He will definitely need to adhere to his rehab protocol to ensure his best chance of recovery and minimizing READ MORE
It will depend on the extent of his surgery and his recovery time. He will definitely need to adhere to his rehab protocol to ensure his best chance of recovery and minimizing issues down the road. Chiropractic care can also be used above and below the affected areas to stabilize his spine. But he must follow instructions from the surgeon, therapist, and his
primary care physician as well.

Treatment for back pain from car accident?

Most definitely chiropractic care can help. You will need a full examination first to rule out anything extraordinary. A chiropractor will set you up with some adjustments, physiotherapy, READ MORE
Most definitely chiropractic care can help. You will need a full examination first to rule out anything extraordinary. A chiropractor will set you up with some adjustments, physiotherapy, and corrective muscle exercises.

How to fix bad posture?

There are several ways a chiropractor can help. Utilizing adjustments and simple posture exercises will work depending if there are any structural abnormalities. Visit your local READ MORE
There are several ways a chiropractor can help. Utilizing adjustments and simple posture exercises will work depending if there are any structural abnormalities. Visit your local chiro and see what may be done.

Do chiropractic adjustments help with chronic lower back pain?

Chiropractic care is a great alternative to utilize. Studies have shown the effectiveness of adjustments for chronic pain.

After running, my ankles get a shooting pain. Can a chiropractor help?

Most definitely! It would be a great place to start and may even be able to address additional muscle imbalances.

Can a chiropractor help to align my back?

Along with some adjusting, a Chiropractor may instruct you with additional strengthening exercises to help you on your way to recovery.

I have a slight pain in my elbows and I don’t understand what is causing it. What should I do?

Depending on your recent activities, it may be tendonitis or the elbow may be out of place. A quick exam of the elbow and some home therapy may be all you need. But an x ray READ MORE
Depending on your recent activities, it may be tendonitis or the elbow may be out of place. A quick exam of the elbow and some home therapy may be all you need. But an x ray may be needed to rule out any issues.

What is electrical stimulation?

There is typically no risks associated with electrical stimulation. There are some contraindications that they may establish. It involves some electrodes to provide stimulation READ MORE
There is typically no risks associated with electrical stimulation. There are some contraindications that they may establish. It involves some electrodes to provide stimulation of the muscles to help ease tension or spasms. A qualified attendant may also be used.

I have pain in my back everytime I put on weight. Why does this happen?

Statistically, every pound you put on adds an additional 3 pounds of force on a disc of the low back. Maintaining a healthy weight will also help you maintain your adjustment READ MORE
Statistically, every pound you put on adds an additional 3 pounds of force on a disc of the low back. Maintaining a healthy weight will also help you maintain your adjustment longer.