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Are you searching for a safe, effective option for managing high blood pressure that doesn’t rely on medication? Our Fort Worth chiropractor Dr. Chris Michlin and certified Health Coach Nancy Michlin have more than fifteen years of experience providing this care. At Back To Health Family Chiropractic, we follow a holistic approach to managing high blood pressure that integrates Atlas Orthogonal adjustments with nutritional and lifestyle counseling to nourish whole body health from within. We empower our patients to take control of their health and live a full, active life– without relying on medication.
Dr. Michlin is the only Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist in North Texas. The Atlas Orthogonal adjustment is a specialized type of chiropractic adjustment that aligns the top vertebra, known as the Atlas vertebra. While you should not go off of any medications without consulting your medical doctor, scientific research demonstrates that Atlas adjustments can lower blood pressure more effectively than blood pressure medications. Scientific Research Demonstrates Atlas Orthogonal Adjustments More Effective Than Blood Pressure Medication
Studies show that Atlas Orthogonal adjustments can significantly lower high blood pressure. According to scientific research from the University of Chicago hypertension center, is just as effective as not one, but two blood pressure medications given in combination. Most importantly, unlike blood pressure medications, the study found that Atlas Orthogonal adjustments are “adverse-event free.” According to the study director George Bakris, MD, there were no side effects and no problems from administering Atlas adjustments.
Untreated high blood pressure does more than just increase the risk for heart attacks. High blood pressure damages the arteries, increasing the risk for an enlarged left heart, coronary artery disease and heart failure. High blood pressure is also linked to a host of serious health problems, including stroke, dementia and kidney failure. Even moderately elevated blood pressure can impact your quality of life, contributing to issues such as erectile dysfunction in men.
Chiropractic adjustments, including the specialized Atlas Orthogonal adjustment, are a safe, effective drug-free option for regulating high blood pressure. The atlas vertebrae is the top vertebrae of the cervical spine. Adjusting the atlas vertebrae brings the entire spine into alignment and improves communication between the brain and the body. Atlas orthogonal adjustments from our Forth Worth chiropractor Dr. Michlin can help regulate high blood pressure and support your body’s overall health.
At Back To Health Family Chiropractic, we believe that a holistic approach to blood pressure management delivers the best results for our patients. This is why certified health coach Nancy Michlin looks at all lifestyle choices, including nutrition, exercise, meditation, and stress reduction, as opportunities for enhancing health and reducing blood pressure. Health coaching is a natural complement to chiropractic care.
High blood pressure will not simply “go away” or “get better” on its own. Every day that you delay treating this condition is another day that you needlessly put your life at risk.
High blood pressure is a symptom of bigger health problems in your body. Dr. Michlin and Nancy Michlin can help you take control of your blood pressure and your overall health.
Call us today to schedule your personal consultation: 817.810.9111