Spinal X-Rays on Premises
What Are Spinal X-Rays?
Spinal X-Rays are simply the process of taking pictures of your spine to analyze current or potential problems with your spine. We have invested in your convenience and health by providing in-house spinal X-Rays.
Types of Spinal X-Rays Include:
- Cervical Spine X-Ray – 7 neck bones
- Thoracic Spine X-Ray – 12 chest bones
- Lumbosacral Spine X-Ray – lower back
- Sacrum/Coccyx X-Ray – bottom of spine and tailbone
Why Are Spinal X-Rays Helpful?
Initial flexibility exams can tell us a lot about your spine, but X-Rays dive into the full picture. Your health comes first and we make it easy for you to get the best care by providing X-Rays right on our premise. X-Rays can pick up a number of issues that can be preventative or preexisting.
Spinal X-Rays Can Pick Up:
- Various Disc Diseases
- Bone Spurs
- More Spine Issues
Benefits & Goals of Spinal X-Rays
X-Rays offer a unique perspective into the inner-workings of your skeletal system and can lead to decisions that greatly improve your overall health. We can find out tons of information based on the X-Rays. Here are a few of the conditions and reasons we use X-Rays as a part of our process.
X-Rays Can Check:
- Causes of weakness
- Sources of pain
- Signs of bone thinning
- Fractures, dislocations, and injuries
- Identify infections
- Curves or scoliosis in children
- Any changes after spinal surgeries
Here’s What To Expect:
Hell’s Kitchen Wellness Center
At Hell’s Kitchen Wellness Center, we offer the best care in spinal and chiropractic health. During your X-Ray we will ask you to remove any jewelry and lie down on an X-Ray table. We will do a physical exam as well and make sure that you are comfortable every step of the way. Our friendly staff will guide you through the entire process. X-Rays typically take 15-30 minutes and will be ready to analyze shortly after.