What to expect on your First and Second visits at Baker Chiropractic & Acupuncture Clinic
On your first visit at Baker Chiropractic & Acupuncture Clinic it will take 1 1/2 hours to complete. Dr. Baker will do a thorough Consultation, Review of Health History and Examination.
You will be asked to complete our new patient forms, click here to download and print them. These forms will help us understand in detail what brought you in for care.
A consultation is given to discuss in detail what brought you in for possible care.
Review of Health History
Both your past and present relevant history will be discussed so we can understand all that may be affecting your current problem.
Dr. Baker will then perform applicable chiropractic, neurologic, orthopedic and postural tests based on symptoms you have.
Depending on results of the examination you may be referred for X-Rays or MRI’s. This helps develop the most effective treatment plan and helps alert Dr. Baker to any serious underlying conditions.
Your second visit will also take 1 1/2 hours to do a Report of Findings, Answer Questions and Get a Treatment.
Report of Findings
All of the information collected from the consultation, examination and imaging will be explained in detail to you.
Answering Your Questions
Any questions you have will be answered, such as:
1. Can Chiropractic help my condition?
2. How long until I get well again?
3. How often will I need treatments?
Getting a Treatment
If you qualify for Chiropractic care (time permitting), you will be given a treatment on this visit. You will also be given a Treatment Plan indicating how often you might need care, and the type of care you will be given at each session. Usually additional visits will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.