The Benefits of a Prenatal Chiropractor

Accident injury chiropractor time, but it is also a very demanding one. A pregnant woman has many things to worry about: preparing for delivery, attending prenatal care appointments, constructing birth plans, finding the right birth location, connecting with a midwife and/or doula, maintaining a nutritious diet, etc.

A prenatal chiropractor can help relieve pregnancy-related discomforts, restore balance to the pelvis and lower back, correct obstructions to the nervous system and facilitate a natural, safe and healthy delivery. A prenatal chiropractor is specially trained to assess a woman’s body for any imbalances or restrictions that may impact the normal function of the pelvic and spine, as well as to educate the mother-to-be on proper postures and exercises that can enhance her experience and ensure a safe, comfortable and healthy pregnancy.

Aligning Health: Your Comprehensive Guide to Chiropractic Care at West Coast Chiropractic Center

Throughout the course of a pregnancy, a woman’s pelvis and lumbar spine can become imbalanced and restricted due to the increased weight of the fetus. Regular chiropractic care helps to prepare the mother’s body for these changes, allows for adequate space in the pelvis so that the baby can find a head down position for labor and delivery and reduces labor and delivery time.

Additionally, if the baby remains breech, most chiropractors are trained in a technique called the Webster adjustment, which is designed to correct any imbalance or restriction in the mother’s pelvic and sacral area that may be impeding the baby from turning into a head down position. There is a high success rate for helping breech babies to turn with this technique.

West Coast Chiropractic Center
3144 El Camino Real Suite 201, Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 730-7313