Chiropractic & Wellness Center

3950 Cobb Pkwy, Ste 401
Acworth, Georgia 30101

770.974.5215

Tips for Choosing the Right Chiropractor for You
June 7, 2018
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There are many things to consider when choosing a chiropractor. Think about your needs. What can a chiropractor do to meet these needs? It’s important that you choose a chiropractor that has experience with your specific condition or care goals. Your chiropractor should be open to questions as well as have a high patient satisfaction rate. Here are some tips on how to find the right chiropractor for your chiropractic care.

Ask for Referrals

Asking for referrals from someone you know and trust is a great way to find a chiropractor. The easiest way to gain referrals is by asking your primary care doctor for a list of chiropractors. You can also ask friends and family. When you get suggestions from non-professionals, be sure to ask what their reasons for visiting a chiropractor are. This will help you determine if the suggested chiropractor would be a good fit for you too.

Research the Chiropractor’s Credentials

It’s also important to research the chiropractor’s credentials. One of the most crucial factors to consider is licensure. This tells you that the chiropractor has all the necessary training, skills, and experience to fulfill your chiropractic care. Additionally, find out if the chiropractor has any history of malpractice claims or disciplinary actions.

Think About Gender

Will you be more at ease with a male or female chiropractor? It’s important to feel comfortable with your chiropractor. You must be able to speak openly and freely ask questions. Chiropractic care also involves a lot of physical contact. If the gender of your chiropractor will affect your comfort level, be sure to factor that in.

Read Chiropractic Care Patient Surveys

By reading patient reviews and surveys, you can gain insight into the practice. You will learn how much patients trust the chiropractor and what their care experiences were like. This will also give you an idea of how patients are treated and alert you to any possible issues with the practice.

Know Your Insurance Coverage

Depending on the type of treatment you need, chiropractic care can be expensive. To get the most out of your insurance benefits and pay the least out of pocket, know what your insurance covers. Choose a chiropractor that participates in your current plan.

Choosing the chiropractor that’s right for you can be a tough decision. If you are looking for a chiropractor in the Atlanta metro area, look no further than Lake Pointe Chiropractic.  We’ve provided care for over fourteen years, and offer a variety of chiropractic and wellness services. To learn more, call us at 770-974-5215, or contact us on our website.

 

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