Pediatric Chiropractor in Franklin, TN
Dr. Gil Center for Back, Neck, and Chronic Pain Relief
Children can develop problems with their spines, just like adults. Even the birth process can cause the spine to become misaligned. As they grow, children engage in activities like lifting their heads, crawling and riding bicycles that can cause further problems.
But chiropractic care is a natural intervention that can align the spine, contributing to a healthy nervous system that helps the body heal itself. Early chiropractic care can solve many problems at a young age before they worsen, allowing your child to live healthier throughout their lives.
For a pediatric chiropractor in Franklin TN, come to the Dr. Gil Center. We offer chiropractic expertise and advanced technologies. Call us at (615) 794-0800 to make a consultation appointment for your children.
Children and Infant Chiropractic in Franklin, TN
Our baby chiropractor in Franklin, TN can safely provide chiropractic care for your children, and even your infant or newborn. Bring your children of all ages to improve their health and wellness.
Many parents come to a pediatric chiropractor to treat an illness. Chiropractic care can improve the body’s health and help it heal itself, and it might help your body ward off illness, but it won’t necessarily treat an illness the child already has.
If your child is already sick with an ear infection, sore throat or other problems, chiropractic care should be seen as a complementary method along with a visit to your general doctor.
Is Pediatric Chiropractic the Same as Adult Chiropractic?
Children and infant chiropractic care is generally more gentle than chiropractic care for adults. While a chiropractor would use controlled force to make an adjustment on an adult, a kids chiropractor will perform adjustments that are incredibly gentle and specialized for children.
There are special techniques that a children chiropractor learns to safely use this holistic health approach on children. Come in for a consultation to learn more about how our children and infant chiropractic in Franklin TN could help your child and about the techniques we will use.
The results of pediatric chiropractic is the same for children and adults. This alternative treatment targets spinal nerve stress, which gets in the way of the body healing itself and being as healthy as possible.
Is Chiropractic Safe for Children?
Yes, pediatric chiropractic care is considered safe for children. The American Chiropractic Association, or ACA, confirms that it is safe, noting that studies support the safety level of the practice.
The ACA explains that children have been receiving care along with their parents for a long time. In addition, there have not been any known serious effects for children in studies of chiropractic care throughout the last two decades.
Why Should You Choose the Dr. Gil Center?
Your children will receive their care from Dr. Gil Kentof, who has a doctorate degree and performs continuing education to learn new specialties and to keep up with new techniques. Dr. Gil cares about the health of his patients and strives to see their health improve. At the Dr. Gil Center, you can expect advanced technologies and superior chiropractic techniques.
Call to Schedule Your First Appointment
When you’re ready to try chiropractic care for your children, give us a call at (615) 794-0800 or fill out our website form. If you’re still not sure about pediatric chiropractic, don’t worry. Your first appointment will be a consultation, where we will review your child’s health.
This initial appointment gives you the opportunity to ask any questions you might have and we can go over the techniques more thoroughly with you. Contact us today to get started!