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No one wants to live with pain, but you may not want to be reliant on a prescription to mask your symptoms, either. Dr. Matthew Maurer and Dr. Charles Maurer and their dedicated Family Back and Neck Care Centre team in Springfield, MO, can offer you adjustments to relieve neck and back pain, headaches, and more. If you’re looking for a drug-free way to enjoy a healthier life, call Family Back and Neck Care Centre.

Chiropractic Q & A

What does a chiropractor do?


You probably already know that alignment is important in your body. You may have even experienced it firsthand after injuring one leg, only to find the other hurts after picking up all the slack. Maintaining proper alignment important for your body to feel and perform its best. As a chiropractors,  our doctors and team are dedicated to helping your body get realigned. 

Once your musculoskeletal system and the surrounding nervous system is back in alignment, your body is in a better position to heal itself naturally. That makes chiropractic care an effective treatment for:

  • Back pain

  • Headaches and migraines

  • Neck pain

  • Sciatica

  • Sports injuries

How does chiropractic care work?


During a visit with Dr. Maurer, he’ll use his chiropractic expertise to realign your body to minimize your pain. By bringing your musculoskeletal system and nervous system back to where they’re supposed to be, he offers immediate pain treatment while also positioning your body to heal itself. 

Realigning your bones, muscles, and nerves doesn’t just treat pain — it can have far-reaching benefits, including unlocking greater mobility in your joints, helping you feel more stable and balanced, and even improving your strength. Dr. Maurer is committed to putting each patient he sees on the path to better health — and chiropractic care is one of his most powerful tools. 

What should I expect during my visit?

Chiropractic care is based on physically manipulating your body. You will require to lie on a table in order for Dr. Maurer to use different techniques and tools to realign you.


The most common chiropractic adjustment is the realignment of your spine, which can alleviate a wide range of pain. To get your spine back into alignment, Dr. Maurer has you lie on your stomach as he applies controlled force to specific areas on your back. He may also have you sit or lay in different positions so he can more easily realign your body as needed to alleviate your specific pain. 

If you’re living with pain or discomfort, know that you have a drug-free, effective option for feeling like your best self again. To get started or to learn more, call Family Back and Neck Care Centre to schedule your New Patient Consultation.

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