Your First Visit

New Patient Form

Upon entering our office, our receptionist will  welcome you as a member of our family.  We will request that you complete our  NEW PATIENT FORM which will provide us with your health history and information on your condition.  You may complete this form out prior to your visit by downloading it HERE.

Consultation

Next, you will have a consultation with Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert to discuss your health-related problems, concerns, and potential treatment options. This initial visit is designed for Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert to learn more about you, your condition, and  expectations to determine how chiropractic care can meet your goals.

Examination

DSC_3951procedure 1rttAfter your consultation, Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert will perform a complete chiropractic examination testing your reflexes and flexibility. Other standard neurological, orthopedic, postural, and physical tests will be performed as well.

X-Ray Studies

DSC_3959xrayRTtAfter your consultation, Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert will perform a complete chiropractic examination testing your reflexes and flexibility. Other standard neurological, orthopedic, x-ray, postural, and physical tests will be performed as well.

Report Of Findings

Once the information is collected  and examinations are performed, Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert will review all the exams and give you a detailed report of all findings and answer any questions including:

  1. How can you help me?
  2. How often do I need to come in?
  3. What  will  my treatment  cost?

After reviewing your health history,  goals, and examining your spine and X-rays, Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert will discuss recommendations and notify you if  your condition  requires care with other providers.   Dr. Philip Pappas, Dr. Aaron Andrews or Dr. Jake Wengert  will  provide the best  treatment and  wellness program for your needs.

Treatment

DSC_3955procedure 2rttAt the conclusion of this 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.

Wellness Program

Prior to leaving, the doctor will suggest a  corrective/wellness program  to incorporate outside of treatment.  If you are in pain when you first come into our office this may include: ice or heat application instructions, certain activities or positions to avoid, and at home exercises and/or stretches.  If you desire,  our wellness team will work with you also to create healthy habits and routines for your lifestyle.  Every person is unique, therefore everyone requires a  customized wellness plan.  The purpose  of our wellness program is for   you  to achieve good spinal alignment, have a  healthy diet, exercise, and maintain improved overall health. .