Services Provided by Dr. Melissa Ritter, D.C.

Other ServicesPhysical Therapy Modalities

To treat an injury effectively and prevent a recurrence of it, physical therapy modalities are often included in a patient's treatment plan. These may incorporate: Ultrasound, Electric Muscle Stimulation, Cervical Traction, Hydrocollator Therapy, Core muscle Rehab with Swiss Ball.

Diagnostic Testing

In addition to physical examination by Dr. Ritter, the following tests are useOther Servicesd in our office to ensure an accurate diagnosis of the patient's condition.

  • Nerve Conduction Velocity - Used to accurately diagnose certain conditions. It involves stimulating nerves in the arts and legs and measuring the velocity of information that travels to and from the brain to determine functionality.
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound - In addition to therapeutic ultrasound, diagnostic
    ultrasound is used to diagnose torn ligaments and tendons, and to check patency of the carotid artery.

Other ServicesMassage Therapy

Our staff includes certified massage therapists (both female and male). Techniques include: Hot Stone - our most popular, Swedish, Acupressure, Reflexology.

Other Healing Practices

Ritter Chiropractic is please to have practitioners of the following alternative health disciplines available in our offices.

  • Acupuncture - We offer acupuncture treatments, administered by a third
    generation practitioner who specialized in hormone balancing, non-surgical
    'face lifts,' and detox program.
  • Reiki - Reiki is a Japanese word meaning "universally guided life force energy."
    It is a natural hands-on practice that lowers stress, promotes relaxation, and
    balances the body emotionally, mentally and spiritually.