Common Conditions

This page details some of the common conditions I deal with on a daily basis.

I am James Parker, a Chiropractor in Kingshill, West Malling area looking to help you reduce, manage and prevent your symptoms.

Painful back

Did You Know?

The majority of the world’s population will experience back pain in some stage of their lives. Research has proven that chiropractic care is a safe and the most cost effective form of treatment for back pain. In recent light the American board of Physicians has stated that more people should seek Chiropractic care first for the treatment of back pain before consulting with medical specialists.

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Did You Know?

Neck pain or stiffness is the second most common condition seen by Chiropractors, after back pain. The goal of a Chiropractic care is to improve the way the muscles and joints in the neck function which will help reduce, manage and prevent your neck pain or stiffness.

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Headaches are an extremely common type of condition affecting 50 percent of the world’s population during any given year. The majority of headache complaints are caused by muscular and joint tension in the neck, which can all be addressed through Chiropractic care.

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Is not a diagnosis but a name given to a type of pain that is caused by irritation or compression of the nerve that starts in the lower back and runs down the bum, back of the whole leg and into the foot.

Did You Know Chiropractic Care Help With Sciatica?

The Chiropractor will  improve the way your lower back moves and functions.

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Joint pain can affect various structures within and around the joints, leading to discomfort and functional limitations.Chiropractors, with their expertise in spinal health and overall musculoskeletal function, are in a unique position to not only reduce pain and improve the function of the joint involved but also address musculoskeletal imbalances that may be contributing to the pain. This holistic approach aims to address the underlying factors and prevent future issues.

Joint pain can arise from various factors, some include:

  • Damage or wear and tear to the articular cartilage, as seen in conditions like arthritis or degenerative disease
  • Musculoskeletal imbalances, injuries or repetitive overuse can affect the muscles, ligaments and tendons surrounding the joint, leading to pain
  • Inflammation of the joint capsule as seen in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis and the bursae also contribute to the causes of joint pain.

Sports injuries can involve the joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves or a combination of these structures. Injuries to these structures are caused by sudden impacts, improper training techniques, repetitive overuse or faulty biomechanics. Research supports that Chiropractors are trained in assessing and treating minor injuries and tension caused by sporting activities.

Chiropractic treatment extends beyond pain reduction and minor sport injury treatment. Regular care and lifestyle recommendations can enhance overall biomechanics, improve athletic performance and recovery times, and minimize the likelihood of recurring issues.

If you are looking for treatment of your minor sports injury or niggle, or seeking preventive care to optimize performance our Chiropractor, based in Kings Hill, West Malling area can assist.  

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Either call me directly on 073 120 56616 to have a chat about your aches & pains, or click the button on the right to complete a contact form. I’ll respond to your enquiry within 48 hours.