Why choose chiropractic services at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center?
Live well and flourish with chiropractic services at The Ohio State University Integrative Medicine Clinic. You can know you are receiving the best possible care with a licensed and credentialed chiropractic doctor examining and treating you at our clinic. We have created a unique setting with chiropractic specialists working alongside medical doctors and other health professionals in a multi-practice setting. This environment gives you effective, personalized and holistic care.
At Ohio State’s Integrative Medicine Clinic, you have:
- Convenient and comprehensive care in one location
- Access to other health services, including acupuncture, massage, general medicine and more, in the same location
- The highest quality of chiropractic care provided by an experienced doctor and educator
- Access to seminars and classes related to yoga, tai chi, stress-reduction and more
- Free and convenient parking
Benefits of Chiropractic Care
According to the National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, chiropractic focuses on the relationship between the body's structure—mainly the spine—and its functioning. Chiropractors make adjustments (manipulations) to the spine or other parts of the body to correct alignment problems, relieve pain, improve function and support the body's natural ability to heal itself.
Chiropractic care may relieve many common symptoms including:
- Low back pain
- Chronic neck pain
- Recurrent headaches
- Joint pain
- Whiplash injuries
Frequently Asked Questions
- Do I have to remove my clothes?
No, you do not need to remove clothing. The chiropractor will work with you to make sure you are comfortable in every way.
- What are the side effects?
Chiropractic care is extremely safe when performed by a licensed chiropractic doctor. Side effects can include temporary headaches, tiredness, or discomfort in the parts of the body that were treated.
- Is chiropractic treatment ongoing?
The hands-on nature of chiropractic treatment is essentially what requires patients to visit the chiropractor a number of times. A chiropractor may provide acute, chronic and/or preventive care, making a certain number of visits sometimes necessary. Your doctor should tell you the extent of treatment recommended and how long you can expect it to last.
Will insurance cover chiropractic services?
Most health plans cover chiropractic care. Prior to your visit, please contact your health plan provider to see if you are covered and if coverage requires a referral. We also accept self-pay appointments.
See the Clinicians page for a list of our chiropractors and call 614-293-9777 to schedule an appointment.