What Are Spinal X-Rays?

Spinal X-Rays is the process of taking pictures of your spine and analysing the results. At Better Health Chiropractic, we have x-ray equipment on site, therefore, we are able to evaluate the current issues you are having or issues you could potentially develop. To see is to know. You will never know the condition of your spine without looking. With spinal x-rays, we can see the whole picture and make accurate recommend actions that fit your lifestyle. We want you to get on the correct path for the best treatment and care available.
Having onsite x-ray facilities enables your Doctor to take x-rays and provide treatment on the first visit.

Spinal X-Ray Types:

  • Weight bearing stationary x-rays
  • Weight bearing motion study x-rays

Why Are Spinal X-Rays Helpful?

Spinal X-Rays, especially weight bearing motion study x-rays, help us gain insight into deeper issues that your spine may be facing. We can get to the root of the problem and start correcting the issue. So many back and joint issues can be solved with preventative measures. The spinal X-Rays also pick up pre-existing conditions that you may not be been aware of currently. These initial exams tell us so much about your current health status.

Spinal X-Rays Are Great For Analysing:

  • Arthritis and Degeneration
  • Spinal Ligament Injury
  • Previous Injuries
  • Dislocation & Fractures
  • Disc Disease
  • Infections
  • Various Spinal Issues

X-Rays Can Potentially Reveal:

  • Weak spots in your back
  • Sources of pain
  • Spinal Ligament Injury resulting from accidents and falls
  • Early detection of arthritis
  • Identifying bone thinning issues
  • Fractures
  • Injuries
  • Dislocations
  • Infections
  • Scoliosis
  • Unusual spinal curves
  • Spinal surgery changes