July 2, 2020

Can Chiropractic Care Help Stroke Patients?


Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States. More than 140,000 people die each year from stroke in this country. It is also the leading cause of serious, long-term disability in the US. Each year, approximately 795,000 people suffer a stroke.

Related: Signs of a Stroke

Due to these statistics, there are a lot of people who are recovering from a stroke and there are several rehabilitative approaches have been shown to promote motor recovery after a stroke.

These include:

  • Chiropractic Care

  • Physical therapy

  • Motor re-learning

  • Brain computer interface-based approach

Chiropractic Care for Stroke Patients

Chiropractic care involves a holistic approach to health with a particular focus on the relationship between the spine and the nervous system. Over the past two decades numerous research studies have shown that chiropractic care can significantly influence central neural function.

Chiro care also helps with:

We recommend adding chiropractic care to your overall plan for stroke recovery. As your chiropractor we will be part of your team of doctors who are all working together and communicating with each other to come up with the best and most complete plan for your care and recovery.

To find more about Dr. Ryan and Dr. Allyson more and their chiropractic practice and philosophy, click here.

To make an appointment please call (517) 781-4884