Why would I consider taking my child to the chiropractor?
He or she doesn't have neck or back pain.
This is the #1 question we get asked by prospective parents and is often accompanied by a confused look. Parents are well aware of pediatricians and their role in healthcare. However, when it comes to pediatric chiropractors, a majority of the population is puzzled by how they can help children thrive without use of medications or procedures.
Often times parents bring their children to us when they have exhausted all other options. But how different would the public's health be if chiropractic was started far before the need for "lotions and potions"! According to "Well-Adjusted Babies" written by Dr. Jennifer Barham-Floreani (2009), the top 10 reasons parents take their children to see a chiropractor are to: