Chiropractic Care

Health First Chiropractic provides personalized treatment in phases 

Phase 1- Relief Care:  

In the first phase of treatment, our goal is to provide you pain relief and to help you move better.

Phase 2- Correction:

In phase two, we focus on correcting the underlying condition by retraining and stabilizing the spine, muscles, ligaments, and nerves.

 Phase 3- Wellness/Prevention: 

Regular Chiropractic care can help maintain your progress and avoid a relapse.      

How far will you take your chiropractic care? It's always your choice!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  



Intersegmental Traction Table

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The Intersegmental Traction Table or "Roller Table",  helps to gently re-establish the spine's normal range of motion. 

-Gently separate the vertebrae to allow blood flow to the disc and throughout the spine

- Lightly exercises muscles and ligaments throughout the spine

-Stimulates a general overall state of well-being and relaxation

Impulse Adjusting Instrument

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Chiropractic adjustments with the Impulse adjusting instrument feels like a light tapping sensation on the area that is being treated. In most cases, the treatment is painless and after the adjustment many patients feel relief of pain and improved mobility. Others report a sense of well-being or a soothing, calm feeling.  This tool is a safe, effective way to be treated for all ages, from newborns to seniors. 

Click the link provided below to see how the Impulse Adjusting Instrument works!

Electric Muscle Stimulation & Ultrasound Therapy

Electric Muscle Stimulation Ultrasound Therapy Back pain neck pain arm pain leg pain foot pain

Electric Muscle Stimulation and Ultrasound Therapy in conjunction, with Chiropractic care, can reduce pain, improve circulation, while also relaxing the muscles. 

Therapeutic Exercises

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In addition to specialized Chiropractic treatment we provide for our patients,  Dr. Michael Vipond and Dr. Eddy Luke at Health First Chiropractic Altoona will recommend targeted therapeutic exercises that will improve balance, flexibility, and maintain muscle control. Each stretch or exercise is completely customized for a patients given condition.