in Mississauga

A chiropractor can assist with the misalignment of the spine which may lead to many health problems. Chiropractic care focuses on improving the nervous system as well as the alignment of the spine. A well-supported spine is essential, as the spinal cord is what connects the brain to the body. When the nervous system is in suboptimal shape, it can negatively impact the way one may function. Although chiropractic care focuses on the nervous system, it’s evident overtime the overall body begins to heal. This is because the nervous system is connected to the rest of the body such as the musculoskeletal, respiratory and digestive systems.

At The Health First Group Mississauga, our chiropractor can diagnose, prevent and treat one’s spine, nervous system and joints through adjustment. This is done primarily through the adjustment of dysfunction(s) or disorder(s) from one’s structure(s) or function(s) of the spine and joints, and the effects of those on the nervous system.

Chiropractic care is non-invasive, drug-free, safe, and natural. Visiting a chiropractor has several benefits beyond just back or general body pain. Chiropractors are professionals that have, at minimum, studied for four years after their undergraduate degree and gone through provincial and national exams to become a doctor. Chiropractors are specialists who can help with spinal, muscular, soft tissue, or nervous system issues. Through a hands-on approach, our chiropractor can help improve your quality of life by alleviating pain and promoting health.

When visiting our chiropractor at The Health First Group Mississauga, we’ll ensure the correct care is provided at the right time. We achieve this by always putting the patient first, no matter what.

What Can You Expect from a Chiropractor?

The Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Preventative Care: A major benefit of chiropractic care is its preventative nature. Rather than dealing with symptoms, chiropractic care takes the issue head on. Routine appointments prevent issues such as pinched nerves, pain, muscle stiffness and so on.

Improved Mental Health: Living with chronic pain is difficult. It can reduce health and overall well-being in numerous ways. Research has shown people with chronic pain are much more likely to become depressed when compared to their peers. Through chiropractic care, chronic pain is dealt with or prevented, allowing patients to live the happy, healthy life they deserve.

Stronger Immune System: Patients often seek routine chiropractic care to improve their health and immune system. When the body is misaligned, the nervous system has difficulties fighting off the smallest infections, such as the common cold. Research confirms patients who partake in long-term chiropractic care have stronger immune systems.

Customizable Treatments: Every patient is different and deserves their own personalized treatment. Luckily, chiropractors have numerous methods and techniques available to treat each patient’s requirements. If you’re tired of standard off-the-shelf solutions, it’s time to see a chiropractor and receive the treatment your body deserves!
Relaxing & Peaceful: Whether you’re feeling stressed, anxious, or just need to relax, chiropractic care can help! Adjustments can naturally reduce stress by ensuring your body is correctly aligned. In addition to treatment, chiropractic offices provide a serene environment to relax.

Minimal Risk: Chiropractic care is both non-invasive and drug-free. The risks associated with adjustments are very low. One of the most common side-effects of adjustments is temporary soreness. Other than this, it’s extremely rare for chiropractic care to result in any issues.
Improved Posture: After a long day at work, whether you’ve been standing or sitting, your posture is probably not 100%. Visiting a chiropractor can help get you back in shape by fixing any tilting or curves which may have occurred in your spine. By maintaining a healthy posture, you’re able to stand stronger and taller.

Reduced Headaches: A common condition chiropractors can assist with are headaches. Studies have shown patients which undergo chiropractic care see a drastic decrease in the occurrence of migraines.

Some of the Chiropractic Treatments Offered at The Health First Group MISSISSAUGA:

  • Spinal health management
  • Posture correction and Spinal alignment and adjustment
  • Concussion management
  • Back pain, Sciatica, and Lumbar Disc
  • Neck and Shoulder pain
  • Athletic and Sports treatment
  • Headaches
  • Repetitive strains and injury (including Carpal Tunnel Syndrome)
  • Acute and chronic pain
  • Kinesio Taping
  • Prenatal, Pregnancy, and Postpartum pain management
  • Active Release Therapy (ART®)
  • Muscle Release Therapy
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Treatment Plans

Our Doctor of Chiropractic

in Mississauga
Dr. Preety Somal

Preety works at The Health First Group’s Mississauga Millcreek Chiropractic Clinic

Please watch this video from the Canadian Chiropractic Association to learn how ”Chiropractic care changes pain”

You can also read about verified individuals who sought chiropractic care and had their lives changed; click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Your First Visit to The Health First Group

The concept of your consultation is to discuss your health goals and formulate a health plan according to your needs. A further intensive examination will help us identify the reasons and solutions for your problem. After we discuss an arrangement of action, we begin your treatment right away and facilitate you with the right approach to better health.

Regular Visits to The Health First Group

Treatment frequency can vary depending on your condition and needs. Our goals for correcting postural problems embrace restoring your range of motion, increasing flexibility, and strengthening weak muscles as quickly as possible. We can demonstrate yoga poses specific to your condition so that you can manage your care independently alongside your clinical treatments. The more you do your exercises outside of the clinic, the faster you will progress towards recovery.

Once you’re pain-free, the trick to maintaining your posture is to continue with your maintenance by performing your recommended exercises.

Chiropractic care can resolve many symptoms or conditions, as listed below. However, pregnant women may also benefit from seeking chiropractic care. The added weight of the baby can cause stress on the spine. Chiropractic care can often be effective in relieving any pain associated with pregnancy. Also, this treatment has been effective in reducing labour time by approximately 25 percent!

Also, individuals who’ve endured injury may also want to seek chiropractic care. Whether you’re an injured athlete or have suffered a vehicular injury, it’s important to ensure your spine is in the best possible shape. However, you may also seek chiropractic care if you’re interested in preventative care. This is essential for athletes, as it can improve your recovery time whilst strengthening your body.

If you suffer with any of these problems, you may benefit from chiropractic care:

  • Back and neck pain
  • Headaches
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Prevent joint dysfunction
  • Ear infections
  • Menstruation disorders
  • Digestive issues
  • Pain relief

A Doctor of Chiropractic is an expert in caring for patients with back pain, neck pain and headaches. Using their highly skilled manipulations or chiropractic adjustments, they care for patients with a wide range of injuries and disorders of the musculoskeletal system, which includes the muscles, ligaments, and joints. In addition, chiropractors offer advice to patients on diet, nutrition, exercise, healthy habits and occupational and lifestyle modification.

Chiropractic treatment is widely recognized as one of the safest non-drug, non-invasive forms of health care available for the treatment of neuromusculoskeletal complaints. Many patients feel immediate relief following chiropractic treatment, but some may experience mild soreness, stiffness or aching, just like after some forms of exercise. The minor discomfort or soreness following spinal manipulation typically fades within 24 hours.

A referral is usually not needed to see a chiropractic doctor. However, your health plan may have specific referral requirements in order to cover fees.

Yes. Chiropractic care for children is very gentle. Children are highly active and prone to experience many types of accidents from daily physical activities and sports. Injuries such as these may cause many symptoms including back and neck pain, stiffness, soreness, or discomfort. As a result, seeing a chiropractic doctor can be beneficial for children.

Of course. When developing a care plan, a chiropractic doctor considers the unique circumstances of each patient. There are many ways to adjust the spine. The method selected will be best suited to your age, size, and condition.

Many private insurance plans tend to cover chiropractic treatments. Please check with your insurance provider to see if you have coverage, as this can vary.

Our Locations

6981 Millcreek Drive, Unit 8
Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 6B8

415 The Westway, Unit 12B
Etobicoke, ONtario, M9R 1H5

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