"I've been going to a chiropractor for as long as I can remember. It's as important to my training as practicing my swing." - Tiger Woods
The nervous system controls and coordinates every muscle, organ, tissue, and cell in the human body. When misalignments occur in the spine, this can also create tension to the muscles surrounding the spine. Chiropractic can help with this issue.
Some predictions say that around 90% of all world class athletes utilize chiropractors. In fact, every major sports team in the United States has a team chiropractor. What is it that top athletes have learned about chiropractic? Very simply, chiropractic helps their bodies perform at the highest levels possible.
Evander Holyfield once said that he drove 20 minutes out of his way before a flight to a fight, in order to go see a chiropractor. Why, might you ask? Evander said, "I have to have my adjustment before I get in the ring."
Jerry Rice says, "I did a lot of things to stay in the game, but the most important was the visit to my chiropractor." For athletes, chiropractic can help to avoid injuries on the field, while keeping injuries off the field from progressing to more serious injuries.
Dr. Aleisha grew up involved in softball, basketball, volleyball, track and field, and was a college pole vaulter. She understands the toll that strenuous physical activity can take on one's body and she has been going to a chiropractor for most of her life and has benefitted from chiropractic care on various levels.