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Pregnant with low back pain. Heard there’s a good chiropractor in town. Is that safe?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
4 doctors agree
In brief: It depends
If you are pregnant, you should avoid traditional chiro adjustments but chiropractors also use a small instrument to perform adjustments while you rest comfortably on your side or back.

In brief: It depends
If you are pregnant, you should avoid traditional chiro adjustments but chiropractors also use a small instrument to perform adjustments while you rest comfortably on your side or back.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Drive by
If you have low back pain, and are pregnant, you should drive by the chiropractor office on your way to your ob's office who can best help you with this issue.
Chiropractors have nothing to offer pregnant women and can do dangerous things.

In brief: Drive by
If you have low back pain, and are pregnant, you should drive by the chiropractor office on your way to your ob's office who can best help you with this issue.
Chiropractors have nothing to offer pregnant women and can do dangerous things.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Byron Hapner
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Safe, and may help
Many of my pregnant patients see a chiropractor. They generally report some relief of their muscular problems.
Other options include seeing an osteopathic physician who practices manipulation or a massage therapist.

In brief: Safe, and may help
Many of my pregnant patients see a chiropractor. They generally report some relief of their muscular problems.
Other options include seeing an osteopathic physician who practices manipulation or a massage therapist.
Dr. Byron Hapner
Dr. Byron Hapner
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