Massage for Prenatal care during Pregnancy

in Coconut Creek and Margate

By Clifford Fruithandler DC

Lower back pain and Pregnancy a wonderful solution

As each month progresses during pregnancy as your new baby and belly increase, the weight bearing on the lower back, specifically the lumbar sacral and sacroiliac joints changes, creating pain at the joint and across the lower back. The pelvis softens when the hormone oxytocin is relaease to allow the pelvis to open further during childbirth. Today's OBGY's are hesitant to prescribe medications as each has potential side effect that may alter the baby's growth.

As lower back pain becomes regular few options are available with in the medical community except bed rest. Bed rest creates new issues of circulatory and physical weakening of the mothers musculoskeletal system. The answer is mobilzation and massage. Gentle Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy (CMT) alleviates the acute stress on the altered joints. Massage relaxes the muscles and combined with reflexology balances them. Then simple exercises can keep you going happily to the grand finale. When combined these safe therapies alleviate pain, improve funtion allowing for a normal daily active routine.

Massage Therapists and Chiropractors love treating the aches and pains of pregnancy because of the true gratefulness of our expectant patients Our natural methods are safe and cost effective. In our office we accept most insurances including BC/BS, Aetna, Cigna, United, Sunshine State, Medicare and some Medicaid programs. The nine months of pregnancy should be a happy wonderful experience awaiting your new born. We can help you maintain a pain free mobile status while helping to optimize,balance and maintain all body systems.

Help is only a phone call away. 954-979-2333 or 954-CU4-PAIN

We are located in North Broward County at Northwest Medical Plaza, the building on the southside of Northwest Medical Center. We are at the intersection of Coral Springs, Margate and Coconut Creek near sample and 441 9(SR7). 33063 33067 33065 33066 33068 33073 33060