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Christopher Wolff

Many people dismiss chiropractic as being something only for back pain, but chiropractic treatment can be used to treat a wide variety of physical issues, such as migraines and headaches, chronic pain, carpal tunnel, pain due to injury or muscle strain, and much more.

Seattle (206) 297-2792  |  Bothell (425) 381-4460

Why Every Runner Needs a Chiropractor in Bothell

Why Every Runner Needs a Chiropractor in Bothell

Chiropractic Care for Athletes in Bothell WA

Running is one of the most liberating and healthy forms of physical activities one can choose. Along with the cardiovascular benefits of the exercise, there’s that runner’s high that runners claim is intoxicating and keeps them coming back for more. That said, running is however, an extremely demanding way of finding fulfillment. The exercise uses your whole body to generate propelling force and ends up taking a toll on your body. This is where chiropractic for runners in Bothell can help.

There is number of injuries you can expose yourself to as an avid runner. From plantar fasciitis, piriformis syndrome to sciatica, lower back pain, muscle strain and shin splints.

Chiropractic Care in Bothell for Runners

The good news for all runners out there is that there are specialists who can help with these issues, specialists called chiropractors. Most of the aforementioned injuries and conditions basically result from a derangement of the spine and a chiropractor mechanically helps put things back into their rightful place. This is especially true for upper cervical chiropractic, which restores the structural integrity of the spine. There are many more benefits that this alternative form of medicine holds for a runner.

An Improved Range of Motion

When the spine is misaligned, this will go on to have its impact on your running form. For example, uneven hips will translate into uneven strides and you can kiss that runners’ high goodbye!

A chiropractor in Bothell can manually readjust a spinal misalignment and improve your range of motion, allowing you to optimize your running experience and reach your fitness goals. Moreover, your overall functionality improves, allowing you to perform optimally at almost every routine task.

Prevents Injuries

Since running takes its toll on the body, injuries such as a runner’s knee, plantar fasciitis, lower back pain or sciatica are quite common. For a runner, a potential injury may be just around the corner!

Chiropractors in Bothell can proactively analyze you to see if there are any deficiencies or musculoskeletal problems that could aggravate and lead to overuse injuries. They help by correcting the form and strengthening the smaller support muscles so they prop up the larger muscles.  This will save you from the pain of experiencing those awful and avoidable injuries as well as save rehabilitation time if you do suffer from one.

Chiropractic for runners is the real deal with real benefits. All in all, this alternative form of medicine provides a non-invasive and simple fix to a number of alignment and structural issues that you expose yourself to as a runner.

Monday8:30am - 6pm
Tuesday2pm - 5pm
Wednesday8:30am - 6pm
Thursday9am - 11am
Friday9am - 5pm
SaturdayBy Appointment

*Massage Therapy by appointment only*

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What Our Patients Say

I'm so grateful to have found Vitality Specific. Thanks to everyone at Vitality Specific I'm happy and healing, I finally found the underlying cause and they helped me to treat it.
Lauren B.

We took our colicky 6 week old son to Vitality Specific and we immediately noticed a difference in his behavior. He started crying less and sleeping more, which is priceless!
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I've been to many chiropractors in my time, but none are as comprehensive and skilled as the doctors at Vitality Specific.
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