Houseman Chiropractic

Houseman Chiropractic Our practice specializes in treating a variety of conditions, from chronic low back and neck pain to rehabilitation following an accident or injury.

We can also provide information about improving your diet, creating a healthier workplace, and increasing the overall quality of your health.


"I am pregnant and generally in discomfort, but I am worried chiropractic care is not safe for my child." Groups including the American Pregnancy Association say chiropractic treatment can benefit pregnant women because of the potential for spinal misalignments and discomfort during pregnancy.


Can young children see the chiropractor? Check with your chiropractor, but studies show that chiropractic care can help to reduce symptoms from colic and is appropriate even for infants. Additionally, kids with pain from mild ear infections have gotten excellent results from chiropractic care.


Spinal manipulation is the most commonly performed treatment process used in chiropractic, technically referred to as HVLA (high-velocity low-amplitude) thrust. With this procedure, the chiropractor applies controlled force to joint while the body is in a particular position.


For some people, it's scary to let someone else pop their neck for them. While it might not be a good idea to let a friend do it, neck adjustments are perfectly safe when working with a trained chiropractor.


Sacroiliac joint pain (SI) refers to the pain or discomfort that radiates from the sacroiliac joint, manifesting itself in the buttocks and lower back. In addition to high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) treatment, muscle relaxation and muscle strengthening therapy can also be used.


If you’re considering chiropractic therapy to restore the curve in your neck, it may be necessary to make other changes in your life to ensure your therapy isn’t undone. This may include changing your computer setup or the way you sleep.


To help avoid back pain while you are pregnant, keep these tips in mind: pay attention to your posture; sleep on your side instead of your back; wear supportive, low-heeled shoes; and use a chair that offers lumbar support.


Unfortunately, the way your body will respond to chiropractic adjustments will be different from everyone else you know. This makes it critical that we develop a treatment plan designed with your needs and body in mind.


One common myth about chiropractors is that they cannot help children, whose bodies are flexible and still growing. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA, has estimated that a child undergoes an estimated 1,500 traumas to the spine by the age of 5. Chiropractic treatments can help with any pain or negative effects from these traumas.


Chiropractic Quiz: Q: Subluxations, or misalignments are very common and are caused by... A) stress; B) falls; C) car accidents; D) poor posture; E), sports impacts/injuries; F) the birthing process; E) All of the above. "E". Indeed.


Back and neck pain are a problem for millions of people and can be very debilitating, even causing sufferers to miss work. When household tasks become overwhelming, or you are missing work as a result of back or neck pain, it is time to see your chiropractor.


"There was a cracking noise during my chiropractic adjustment. What was that?" That is simply the release of gas bubbles that are triggered by the adjustment. Experts say it is painless and very similar to the cracking noise hear when someone cracks their fingers.


When treating patients, chiropractors focus on the biomechanics, structure, and function of the spine, and its effects on the musculoskeletal and neurological systems. To get a patient back into good health, a chiropractor will try to get these systems to function properly again.


Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Joe Montana is just one of many professional football players who relied on regular chiropractic care while playing, once saying: “I’ve been seeing a chiropractor, and he’s really been helping me out a lot. Chiropractic’s been a big part of my game.”


Got back pain? If your back pain is not resolving quickly, see your chiropractor. Your pain is often the result of mechanical problems that your doctor of chiropractic can easily address. They will help you find the cause of the pain and treat it directly.


Children can benefit from chiropractic care just as much as adults. Kids often experience trauma to the head, back, and neck from blows or falls, so it's a good idea to have them see a chiropractor for regular adjustments to alleviate pain and discomfort and keep everything working well.


One of the best things about chiropractic treatment is that it does not involve any painful surgery or drugs. Instead, your chiropractor will use a wide assortment of various techniques to locate and safely treat and correct any vertebral irregularities and spinal subluxations that he or she may find.


Babies' skulls are not yet fused together when they are born, allowing the skull to change shape slightly during birth. Skull bones fuse together around age two, and the skull continues to grow until age seven.


We recognize how difficult it can be to use appropriate posture when you work in an office that doesn’t utilize ergonomics. If you’ve been suffering from the pain the poor posture can cause, we’re always ready to help.


It might surprise you, but collisions that are from 6-12 mph cause the highest percentage of whiplash injuries. Cars are made out of durable materials that can absorb a certain amount of force. Our bodies are much more fragile, and that force can make our heads jerk around and cause injuries.


Did you know that chiropractors treat back pain, neck pain, headaches, sports injuries, motor vehicle accident injuries, and repetitive strains, among many other conditions? Because it provides a non-surgical, drug-free treatment option, chiropractic care has seen a sharp rise in popularity in recent years.


Did you know that a physical therapist can do wonders with old injuries? A PT can help you restore lost or limited motion as well as reduce chronic pain that stems from a previous injury.


Traumatic accidents, birth defects, and tumors can all cause back pain. However, the majority of low back pain is caused by preventable factors. Simply maintaining a healthy diet and weight can reduce your risk of back pain.


Work injuries are painful for the worker and disruptive to the business, so you should do everything possible to avoid them. But sometimes they can still happen despite your precautions, and work injury specialists will be there to help you.


You’ve probably heard of lumber support, but have you wondered what the lumbar is? It contains the five lowest (and largest) vertebrae in the spine (L1-L5). In addition to being linked to the lower muscles in the back, these are also connected to leg nerve muscles.


Back injuries are common with car accidents due to the torque on the body that can result from impact. Common back injuries include sprains, strains, fractures, disc injury, thoracic spine injury, lumbar radiculopathy, and lumbar spine injury.


While the focus of chiropractic training is on holistic healing that does not involve drugs or surgery, there are times when an injury requires surgical intervention. Chiropractors have the expertise to know if and when that is necessary.


Did you know that joint problems can greatly benefit from the attention of physical therapists? Restoration of lost motion, pain reduction and significant strengthening are just some of the effects of the exercises and treatments that PTs provide.


Chiropractors must be able to evaluate a patient thoroughly, address disorders relating to the spine, and determine the need for referral to another health care provider. One reason chiropractic care is growing in popularity is that it usually provides a non-surgical, drug-free treatment option.


Regular visits to a chiropractor can improve the overall quality of your sleep, reduce those anxious feelings and make you feel more in tuned with the world.


2061 W Avenue K
Lancaster, CA

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 12pm
3pm - 7pm
Tuesday 9am - 12pm
Wednesday 9am - 12pm
3pm - 7pm
Thursday 9am - 12pm
3pm - 7pm
Friday 9am - 12pm




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