Upon entering our office, our receptionist will welcome you as a member of our family. We will request that you complete our patient forms located in the New Patient Center. This paperwork provides us with your health history and information on your condition.
Next, you will have a consultation with Brian Killian to discuss your health-related problems, concerns, and potential treatment options. This initial visit is designed for Killian to learn more about you, your condition, and expectations to determine how chiropractic care can meet your goals.
After your consultation, Killian will perform a complete chiropractic examination testing your reflexes and flexibility. Other standard neurological, orthopedic, postural, and physical tests will be performed as well. However, nothing will be done in our office without your consent.
Depending on your specific condition, we may have X-rays taken as well. In some cases X-rays help us develop an effective treatment plan for you, and alert us of any serious spinal conditions. Most people are able to continue with care without the need for X-Rays. In some cases, they can even identify their misalignments and degeneration themselves.
Report of Findings
Once the information is collected and examinations are performed, Killian will give you a detailed report of all findings and answer any questions including:
- How can you help me?
- How often do I need to come in?
- What will my treatment cost?
After reviewing your health history, goals, and examining your spine and X-rays, Killian will discuss recommendations and notify you if your condition requires care with other providers. Killian will provide the best treatment and wellness program for your needs.
At the conclusion of this initial appointment, you can choose to experience your first treatment. This may include spinal adjustments, physical therapy, and/or soft tissue massage. Treatment is interactive, so you can express concerns about the different styles of treatment anytime.