Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care in Hopkins MN

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The benefits that can be provided by a pediatric chiropractor in Hopkins MN are immense. At Schumacher Chiropractic Clinic know that the best way to ensure your child develops their full potential is to ensure the proper function of their nervous system. It's common knowledge that kids are generally durable, but a lot of parents do not know about the long-term ramifications that misalignments in the spine can have on their children. Regrettably, kids have trouble expressing the type of pain they feel or simply ignore it when their body is experiencing significant discomfort. Children are not invincible, even the smallest misalignment can eventually develop into a more severe condition.

Do you need a Pediatric Chiropractor in Hopkins MN?

Most parents are surprised that chiropractic can help with the Six Silent Signs of Children’s Subluxations:

  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Poor Posture
  • Weak Immune
  • System Behavioral Problems
  • Respiratory and Food Allergies
  • Digestion and Elimination Problems

Allergies and Sinusitis

Pediatric chiropractic care is a safe and effective treatment for childhood allergies and sinusitis. Statistically, 6.1 million children have allergic rhinitis and 8.8 million children have skin allergies. As a result, nearly 7 in 10 parents give their child over the counter drugs. Chiropractic care involving the upper neck and upper back provides a safer and natural alternative.


Reflex is commonly seen in newborns and infants, the medical diagnosis is an underdeveloped, digestive tract that they will need to grow out of. More than half of all babies experience reflux in the first three months of life, but most stop spitting up between the ages of 12 months and 24 months. Only a small number of infants have severe symptoms. A Chiropractor can provide treatment for infant reflux involving the mid-thoracic region which has been proven to be an effective and safe form of treatment for reflux.

Spastic Torticollis

Spastic torticollis is a condition in which the child holds his or her head to one side in a fixed position. This can occur after mild trauma. Chiropractic treatment of the neck and upper back has proven to be a safe and effective treatment for Spastic torticollis.

Bowel Disorders

Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the lower thoracic and upper lumbar spine has been clinically proven to help with constipation and diarrhea-related conditions.

Bed Wetting

Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the lower thoracic and upper lumbar spine has been clinically proven to help with bed wetting.

Ear Infections

Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the neck and upper back has been clinically proven to help with draining fluid from the inner ear.

Toe-In and Toe-Out Gait Disorders

Children that walk with an increased toe-in or toe-out gait typically have a misalignment within their ilium and pelvis involving the sacrum and lumbar spine. Chiropractic adjustments to correct these misalignments have shown to improve and at times correct these disorders.

Growing Pains

Growing pains related to structural misalignments causing muscle contractions can be relieved with chiropractic care.

Need immediate chiropractic help for your child?

We want to ensure you get the help you need as fast as we can.

  • Call us to talk to a doctor to get your immediate questions answered.
  • Walk-ins are also available, so you can get the help you need as soon as possible.
  • And we have same-day appointments.

Want an appointment?

Our staff offers flexible scheduling to fit your schedule. So, take the steps towards relief by calling (952) 931-9867.

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

Saturday & Sunday

Schumacher Chiropractic Clinic

7900 Excelsior Blvd Suite 100
Hopkins, MN 55343

(952) 931-9867