Are chiropractic adjustments painful?

Chiropractic adjustments are manual procedures that involve a controlled and sudden force applied to a joint to restore its mobility, alleviate pain, and improve its function. While this therapy has been found to be effective in treating a range of musculoskeletal conditions, many people wonder whether chiropractic adjustments are painful. In this article, we will explore the possibility of pain associated with chiropractic adjustments, why it may happen, and how it can be avoided, minimized or managed. Do chiropractic adjustments hurt? Some people may experience mild discomfort during an adjustment, while others may not feel any pain at all. The possibility and level of pain experienced during a chiropractic adjustment can vary depending on several factors, including the individual’s pain threshold, the condition being treated, and the technique used by the chiropractor. Some patients report feeling a mild to moderate discomfort or pressure during the adjustment, which typically lasts only … Continue reading