Chiropractor Dr. Melanie Rapoport, DC
As a Chiropractor serving Surrey, Delta, Langley and surrounding communities, Dr. Melanie Rapoport (her clients often call her “Doctor Mel”) offers a variety of classic and modern treatment techniques and modalities aimed to eliminate pain and restore range of motion and mobility. These include Chiropractic Adjustments, soft tissue therapies including Active Release Techniques®, Cold Laser Therapy, and Functional Rehabilitation.
She treats individuals of all ages who are suffering from chronic conditions or acute injuries of a musculoskeletal nature, including joint, muscle and nerve disorders.
- Knee pain & injuries
- Neck pain
- Back pain
- Shoulder pain & injuries
- Jaw pain & injuries
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Disc herniations
- Hip pain & injuries
- Shin splints
- Foot/ankle pain & injuries
- Plantar fasciitis
Techniques & Modalities
Chiropractic adjustments restore proper movements in the joints of the spine. This reduces potential pressure on the nerves, and allows the central nervous system to operate optimally.
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Active Release Techniques® (ART) is a form of deep tissue manipulation. It addresses soft tissue injuries of the muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves, and fascia.
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Cold Laser Therapy helps reduce muscle and joint pain and restores loss of mobility. It is used for conditions such as: osteoarthritis, internal scar tissue, injuries, and more. The treatment consists of three steps, using red and infrared light. This therapy activates the body’s own natural healing process to promote cell regeneration and stimulate tissue healing.
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Prescribed exercises help to establish healthy movement patterns by ensuring the muscles fire in the correct sequence. This also helps to prevent future injury.
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