Hope it gives you some help in the body tension department. As long as he's not making promises to heal you...that's a good thing.
You might, however, eventually consider reflexology or massage, etc.
Trigger point therapy can go a long way.
Keep us posted as to how it goes. I see chiropractics, massage, trigger point therapy..etc as ongoing..maybe you'll find the balance you need so that tune-ups get you through to functioning better.
*Heather* Status: flaring...Asacol 3 twice daily; Salofalk enemas nightly
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~UC meds: Asacol (3 @ 2x daily); Salofalk enemas nightly for flares & taper to maintenance
~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed; Ranitidine (reflux); Effexor XR 75mg(depression); Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma)
~vitamins/minerals/supplements; Probiotics....(RenewLife Ultimate Flora Critical Care + Primadophilus Reuteri). @ bedtime
~various digestive enzymes as needed
~URSO for PSC (or PBC) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS" worth it !!!