Your chiropractor will take a case history regarding your general
health as well as details of your symptoms. This will help in assessing
and analysing your particular problem. They will then examine you and
make the appropriate adjustments where necessary. Chiropractors have a
very finely tuned sense of touch, which enables them to detect
misaligned joints. Upon locating a problem, your chiropractor will use
one of a number of light, swift and dextrous techniques to adjust a
If your chiropractor discovers or suspects a condition which requires medical intervention, they will refer you to your GP. You may be referred for an MRI scan or X ray, if clinically necessary, in order to fully assess your condition.