Welcome to: Dr Vicki Ferreira Chiropractor in Centurion


Differences between Chiropractors and Physiotherapists

Differences between Chiropractors and Physiotherapists

I hope that this year has been treating you well so far and that you are back in full swing at work and hopefully pain-free However, if you are experiencing pain from an injury, repetitive movements, or other everyday activities, you might be wondering whether you should see a chiropractor or a physiotherapist (or both).Read more

How to treat Plantar fasciitis from your Chiropractor

Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the thick tissue connecting your heel and your toes. Plantar fasciitis, which is a common cause of foot pain, is one of the most common. This is caused by overstretched tissue, small tears, and often as a consequence of excessive running or walking. Walking can be used to treatRead more


Chiropractors Treating More Computer Related Injuries

With the start of lockdown level 5 in March 2020, our lives have changed drastically. Working from home, ordering groceries online, wearing a mask and limiting social gatherings have become our new normal. Chiropractors are treating more and more computer-related injuries from working longer hours, taking fewer breaks during the day, sitting incorrectly while workingRead more


Chiropractor For Costochondritis: Natural, Safe Treatment

Costochondritis causes inflammation and as a result leads to pain and discomfort within the chest area closer to the breastbone. It is a common occurrence caused by various possible factors mentioned in this post. There are treatment options to help manage the situation. You can visit a chiropractor for this treatment. What causes costochondritis? ItsRead more

Osteopath VS Chiropractor

Osteopath VS Chiropractor: Treatment similarities and differences

When it comes to alternative medicine, you’ll find a variety of options and each having specialised techniques for treatment. The same applies to chiropractors and osteopaths. While they do share some similarities, this article will help you understand the differences and the treatment types. Osteopaths and chiropractors look after the health of your back (spine)Read more

Spinal Decompression Therapy: Chronic Back Pain

Spinal decompression therapy is often the course of action when a patient is experiencing chronic back pain. There is more than one way to achieve pain relief for constant and even chronic pain. Many times severe pain can be debilitating which leads to everything else being harder to focus on. Getting treatment sooner than laterRead more


Myofascial Release Therapy to Help You Manage Pain

Myofacsial pain is common in chiropractic patients. This is one of the reasons chiropractic therapy is often the choice when dealing with these types of pain. Typical examples of myofascial pain locations include the back, neck and other muscular parts of the body. Because the myofascial tissue covers large areas including connective tissue and muscle,Read more


Treating Upper Back Pain With Chiropractic: How a chiro can help!

Chiropractic is a complexed medical process but it offers an alternative solution to conventional treatment. Your chiropractitioner will help you get custom-treatment suited to your condition or injury. Book your appointment and let a trusted medical professional help you today. What is upper back pain and how does a chiropractitioner treat it? Upper back painRead more


Joint Restrictions: is your spine moving the way it should?

Joint restrictions often occur with age but sometimes, poor posture and lifestyle influences cause it to develop even at a younger age. The misalignment of the spine can lead to joint and other muscular injuries. A professional chiropractor will examine the patient and customize a treatment program. Your trusted chiropractor Pretoria will speak to youRead more

Back and Muscle Functions

Importance of Your Back and Muscle Functions from your chiropractor Dr. Vicki Ferreira

Back pain in any form or intensity can restrict you from being able to go about your daily tasks. If you suffer from back pain and need help alleviating the severity and a long-term no drug solution, then visiting a chiropractor will greatly benefit you. What causes back pain and will a specialist chiropractor beRead more