Everyday activities can be hard on our bodies. Twisting, bending, lifting, slips, falls and sitting for long periods of time can cause joint and muscle problems. Lifestyle issues can contribute to our ill health.
Chiropractic specializes in the health and function of the nervous, muscular and skeletal systems. These systems are interconnected through the brain and spinal cord. The spinal cord is surrounded and protected by 24 moving bones. Sometimes the bones of the spine can become restricted in their movement. This may cause pain, muscle spasm, inflammation or nerve irritation; burning, numbness and/or tingling. Chiropractic is a safe, natural and effective treatment, it works by keeping the body healthy and functioning better. Wellness Care ... Once your body has fully healed we recommend regular chiropractic care to prevent small problems from becoming big ones. Patients who receive regular chiropractic care tell us that they often experience greater energy levels and find that they are sick less often, then they had been prior to beginning care.
Chiropractic care is for the whole family!
Many adult back, neck and joint problems started in childhood. The accumulation of bumps, falls, participation in sports, sports injuries, carrying heavy back packs that we experience throughout our developing years contributes to our future spinal health. Chiropractic plays an improtant role in keeping your child healthy because it helps the body function better and stay helathy. Parents seek out chiropractic for their children for help with earaches, upper respiratory infections, allergies and scoliosis. Chiropractic is a safe and effective treatment for people of all ages.
The types of foods we choose to eat have a significant impact on our health, weight, energy and performance. Eating healthy starts with a clear, simple plan that works for you. Whether you are trying to lose weight or just aiming to live a healthier lifestyle, we can help with a holistic alternative to your every day diet or weight loss program. We offer personalized meal planning, solutions for healthy eating that meet your individual needs.. In addition we provide recommendations of nutritional supplements to go along with your healthy food choices.
Dr. Tom Barnes, DC has been practicing chiropractic for 25 years. He has been helping the residents of Doylestown and other Central Bucks communities for the past 16 years. Dr. Tom is a family practitioner who specializes in and has advanced certification from the Spine Research Institute of San Diego in the care and treatment of whiplash/auto accident injuries and other head injuries.
Chris-Ann Barnes, Ph.D is a holistic nutritional consultant with additional education in nutrtional supplementation and herbology. She has been practicing for 16 years, providing the community of Bucks County with individual eating plans that help each person achieve their health goals. Whether you are looking to lose weight, lower your cholesterol or manage some other health issue, diet and the foods you choice can have a powerful impact on your health.
Barnes Chiropractic participates in Independence Blue Cross, Highmark Blue Shield, Blue Card Program, Ameri Health, and First Health. For other insurance carriers please, call our billing manager at 215-489-2696 to find out if your insurance company will contribute towards your care needs. For patients that do not have insurance for chiropractic we offer an affordable self-pay rate. The initial visit is $100 and covers your examination, consultation and initial treatment. Subsequent follow-up office visits and treatments are $45. We accept most major credit cards, checks and cash.