Common questions about chiropractic and our practice

At Life Care Chiropractic and Wellness Center, we understand that you want to be well informed about any procedures or processes that will affect your body and your well-being. To help you with that, here is a list of answers to frequently asked questions about chiropractic and others services we offer.

Of course, you can always contact us directly with any questions or concerns you have. We’re here to help!


What is the cost of an initial consultation?
Is there any discount for being a referral or making a referral?
What paperwork do I need to fill out before I arrive for my appointment?
What happens if I need to miss or reschedule an appointment?

Chiropractic Services

What is chiropractic?
How does chiropractic work?
Is chiropractic safe?
How broadly accepted is chiropractic in the medical community?
Is chiropractic similar to massage?
What is an adjustment?
Does a chiropractic adjustment hurt?
Can I adjust myself?
Are all patients adjusted the same way?
Is it bad to “crack” your neck or back a lot?
Is it OK to see a chiropractor if I'm pregnant?
Why do chiropractors take x-rays?
How long does a typical appointment last?
The new patient appointment is typically about an hour to an hour and a half including time to fill out paper work, the exam and treatment./su_spoiler]
How many sessions will I need?


Do I have the ability to request a male or female massage therapist?
What do I do during my massage treatment?
Will the massage hurt?
Do I need to be completely undressed for a massage?
Can I just have a massage and not a chiropractic adjustment?

Therapeutic and Rehab Services

How long does a typical appointment last?
What clothing should I wear for my physical therapy appointment?
How many sessions will I need?
Is physical therapy required or optional in terms of treatments?

Wellness Services

Do I need to have a chiropractic adjustment before I use your wellness services?
How long does a typical appointment last?
Are you a licensed nutritionist?
Do you sell vitamins and supplements at your office?


What insurance does Life Care Chiropractic and Wellness accept?
Which of your services are typically covered by insurance?
Do I need to have insurance to use your services?


What forms of payment does Life Care Chiropractic and Wellness accept?
When is payment due?
Can I split a payment between two credit cards?