Thrive Chiropractic-Chiropractor In Branson MO

574 Highway 248, STE. 4 Branson, MO 65616

(417) 598-0080

 

Facet Joints: Gliding Your Way to Better Health

Facet Joints: Gliding Your Way to Better Health

If you’ve had neck or back pain that you could put a finger on; or sharp pain when moving, it may be due to dysfunction in the facet joints of your spine.

 

Think of your facet joints like the knuckles of your spine. They are small joints, have a capsule and are lined with cartilage and they glide and slide which allows your spine to move.

 

As you go through life and your spinal discs go through the aging process; your facet joints end up taking on extra load. Unfortunately, this excess stress and pressure can wear down your facet joints as well.

 

The result is the beginning of the degenerative process which can end up causing adhesions, restricted motion, bone spurs, and pain.

 

Here are some points to keep in mind about your facet joints:

 

• The facet joints of your spine slide and glide as you move.

 

• Restrictions or adhesions in the facets can occur with age and injury.

 

• Chiropractic adjustments help the facets joints move freely and decrease painful restrictions.

The facet joints of your spine love to move. Movement helps them stay healthy and may even slow down the degenerative process.

 

Chiropractic adjustments have been shown to reduce adhesions of the facet joints allowing you to move more freely and with less pain.

 

I believe that when you move better, you will feel better and that is why I believe that chiropractic care so important for helping you to get and stay healthy.

 

Yours in health,

Dr. Tim

 

P.S. If you are an existing patient, you can schedule online HERE

 

If you are a new patient, you can schedule an appointment online HERE. If you want to schedule the old fashioned way, give us a call at (417) 598-0080.

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Monica Silva-Mahnkey
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October 11, 2021.
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Had my first visit today! Receptionist are great and Doctor Tim was very thorough explained in detail and came up with a game plan to get me back on my feet and feeling better. I did leave felling better than when I came in. I’m looking forward to the end results and being able to run again and just feel better in general!
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May 21, 2020.
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I would recommend Thrive Chiropractic to anyone!! Extremely thorough and informative. Great staff and Dr Onge is terrific. Convenient times and scheduling. Thanks for all y'all do!! Keep up the great work!
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January 4, 2020.
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When I showed up I had terrible posture, shoulder pain, depression, anxiety, burning headaches uo the back of my head, and problems sleeping.. after my first adjustment almost all of my symptoms were gone after consistent care I feel 100% better. All of the mentioned symptoms haven't returned. My 9 year old son lats in bed for hours before falling asleep, since his adjustment hes asleep within 15 nib. Also my 8 year old son has been having a wet bed for a year straight I took him in and he was adjusted after only 1 adjustment he was dry for 13 days straight then had 4 nights of wet cause his lumber was back out of place. We made an apt again and sure enough hes been dry 2 days again. I am convinced weekly visits for him until his muscles adjust to holding it into place is perfect. Dr. Tim is my hero.
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September 19, 2019.
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I treated with Dr Tim following an auto accident and he was awesome! I told him I feel "a million percent better" after being treated in his office for lower back pain, sciatica and hip pain. I saw a pain specialist and went to physical therapy, neither provided relief. I saw Dr Tim and started getting immediate results. My 82 year old dad was in the same accident and also treated with Dr. Tim. He is now pain-free following his treatments! Elana in the front office is so nice - the whole office atmosphere is relaxed and everyone is so friendly. I highly recommend Dr. Tim and Dr. Jeni.
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Visiting from another state and husband and myself needed adjusting. They worked us in, spent a lot of time getting to know our issues and we felt great! Highly recommend to anyone and we will definitely return.
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❤️ Love Dr. Tim and Jenni! They have a clear understanding of how the boy works and they know how to keep me feeling tmy best as a working mom and wife. Highly Recommend Thrive Chiropractic!
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Highly recommend Thrive Chiropractic! Jenni and Tim really know what they are doing and have helped me live my best life.
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Explained to me how the effects of Subluxation works on muscle dysfunction and nervous system function as well as on posture and spinal joints.
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