Expecting a child is a very special time in your life. Just like any other stress on your body, pregnancy can often be associated with pain and discomfort. Our trained and experienced practitioners understand the pregnant body and only use safe and effective treatment techniques in order to help you feel better. We have special pregnancy pillows to allow you full comfort and support during your treatment.
Dr Elena Bouras – Chiropractor has completed 85 hours of specific training in the care of babies, children and pregnant mothers.
Dr Elena understands the differences between the needs of a child and adult and is specifically trained to help children move better, feel better and recover faster.
Using only very gentle, safe and effective treatment techniques, Dr Elena focuses on making both child and parent feel safe and comfortable.
Your body will experience many changes during and after your pregnancy and below are some of the common conditions we see in the clinic;
During your consultation, your practitioner will be able to assess and manage the cause of your pain using gentle, safe and effective techniques. Some of these may include;
- Massage to reduce muscle pain, joint stiffness and swelling
- Gentle joint mobilisation to reduce joint restrictions and increase your mobility
- Stretching to help reduce muscle cramping and swelling
- Rehab/Exercises to help strengthen your body in areas where weakness may be affecting your recovery or making your more susceptible to problems later in your pregnancy.