What is Functional Shift?

4826892While no one is 100% perfect, there is a normal healthy range. In the same manner we can understand what a fever is because we know what the normal temperature is, or what constitutes high blood pressure because we are aware of the normal range. There are established normals everywhere we look, including gauges and warning indicators on the dashboard of your car letting you know when things are abnormal.

ADC-Promo-CardAt Advanced Chiropractic, we are looking for a significant shift of the body away from normal. If the head and neck shifts in 3 directions it will cause the shoulders to twist and the hips to shift, forcing the entire spine out of alignment. These shifts cause the muscles to spasm, the ligaments to deform, disruption to the NERVES traveling down the spinal cord and changes physiology. In other words, the main communication system that connects your brain to your body can be disrupted.

The Primary Condition that we work with is called the ATLAS DISPLACEMENT COMPLEX or commonly known as Atlas Misalignment.

What are Secondary Conditions?