Top 5 Benefits to Chiropractic After a Car Accident

Being in a car accident can be an extremely stressful experience, even if it’s a small parking lot fender bender. Car accidents can lead to both physical injuries and mental trauma. Many times, the signs and symptoms of injuries don’t appear for weeks or months following the accident. According to the latest 2015 WSDOT Annual Collision… Read more »

Chiropractic After a Motorcycle Accident | Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Here at Petett Chiropractic, we know the thrill of riding a motorcycle is like nothing else. However, it’s important to understand the dangers that can come with it, especially without the proper safety precautions. Due to the size and nature of motorcycles, there’s little protecting you from the impact… Read more »

Prepare for Hiking Season with Chiropractic | Renton Chiropractors

We’re incredibly lucky as Washingtonians. We live in a state that is full of beautiful hikes and scenic views. Seattle has ranked third for hiking among 75 metro areas in the United States. In the last five years, the annual sales of the Discover Pass has increased 55 percent. With Seattle’s ever growing population, it… Read more »

Common Injuries Following a Car Accident | Renton Chiropractors

Car accidents happen, even for the safest drivers. According to the 2015 Annual Collision report by WSDOT, a crash occurs every 4.5 minutes. Furthermore, a person is injured from a crash every 11 minutes. After a car crash, there’s a lot that you have to deal with, including but not limited to insurance companies, law… Read more »

Is Chiropractic Care Safe for Older Adults | Renton Chiropractic Clinic

As we age, we often notice unwelcome changes in our body that affect our ability to enjoy daily activities. Back pain and decreased range of motion is a common problem among older adults. The good news is that chiropractic care offers several benefits to seniors. Our doctors at Petett Chiropractic provide a range of services… Read more »

Getting Your Body Ready for Winter | Renton Chiropractic Clinic

Winter is coming to the Pacific Northwest, with the temperature getting colder and ice starting to form. In fact, many people have started to break out the skiing and snowboarding equipment for trips up to the slopes. Unfortunately, winter is a common time for injuries that may require chiropractic care. At Petett Chiropractic, we would… Read more »

Healthy Alternatives to Opioids for Chronic Pain | Renton Chiropractors

Chronic pain, defined as any pain that lasts longer than three months, is currently the leading cause of long-term disability. One of the most common treatments for chronic pain is opioid prescriptions. However, opioids can do more harm than good. As evident in the increasing opioid epidemic in United States, opioid prescriptions can lead to… Read more »