Services, Chiropractor - Dr. Stana Djurdjevic & Associates, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

By: Stana  09-12-2011

Dr. Stana Djurdjevic & Associates are a multidisciplinary clinic providing a range of therapies assisting you in reaching your health goals.
See the summarys below or full outlines using the menu at left. Chiropractic Medicine
The body in total has 206 bones. Adjustments of the vertebrae of the spine and other joints and supporting structures of the body helps to restore normal function. Chiropractic in a non-invasive, hands-on, health care discipline which focuses on the neuromusculoskeletal system. Spinal Decompression Therapy
It is a safe alternative to back surgery. It is also appropriate for failed back surgery patients who still suffer after surgery.
It stops pain, realigns the spine and restores ranges of motion inherent to the spine while reducing low back pain, especially in radiculopathy (extremity pain, ie. leg pain or arm pain) patients, better than active exercise therapy.Active Release Technique & Myofascial Release Technique
Active Release Therapy is a patented, state of the art soft tissue system/ movement based massage technique that treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves. Headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shin splints, shoulder pain, sciatica, plantar fasciitis, knee problems, and tennis elbow are just a few of the many conditions that can be resolved quickly and permanently with ART.
Myofascial Release Therapy is a very effective hands-on technique that provides sustained pressure into myofascial restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.The use of Myofascial Release allows us to look at each patient as a unique individual. Our one-on-one therapy sessions are hands-on treatments during which our therapists use a multitude of Myofascial Release techniques and movement therapy. Compression Support Therapy
The concept of compression therapy lies on a simple and efficient
mechanical principle: the application of an elastic garment around the leg.
By compressing the limb with graduated compression - strong at the ankle
and decreasing going up the leg - the compression stocking helps the
venous return, decreases venous pressure, prevents venous stasis and
deterioration of venous walls, and efficiently relieves aching and heavy
legs.Medical Acupuncture
Acupuncture is the application of inserting very fine needles into the skin to stimulate specific anatomic points in the body. Acupuncture makes use of fine, single-use, sterile needles restore energy areas in the body. Registered Massage Therapy
This therapy focuses on relieving painful muscle tension, improving circulation and increasing joint flexibility. Naturopathic Medicine
Naturopathic Medicine encompasses many natural healing traditions in today's modern society. Specific therapies and treatments vary from person to person, based upon individual assessment, diagnostics and treatment plans. Homeopathy
Homeopathy is the concept of "like cures like", focusing on relieving specific ailments to achieve optimal health.Reiki
Reiki is a light-touch therapy technique used for stress reduction and relaxation that promotes healing. Custom-made Orthotics
Orthotics are corrective apparatus for the feet to promote the proper alignment of the spine in everyday life, as well as in sports and activities. CranioSacral Technique
A craniosacral therapy session involves the therapist placing their hands on the patient, which allows them to tune into what they call the craniosacral rhythm. The practitioner gently works with the spine and the skull and its cranial sutures, diaphragms, and fascia. In this way, the restrictions of nerve passages are said to be eased, the movement of cerebrospinal fluid through the spinal cord is said to be optimized, and misaligned bones are said to be restored to their proper position. Craniosacral therapists use the therapy to treat mental stress, neck and back pain, migraines, TMJ Syndrome, and for chronic pain conditions such as fibromyalgia.Reflexology
A natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet, hands and ears and their referral areas within zone related areas, which correspond to every part, gland and organ of the body. Through application of pressure on these reflexes without the use of tools, crèmes or lotions, the feet being the primary area of application, reflexology relieves tension, improves circulation and helps promote the natural function of the related areas of the body.You may view each of these topics further by using the