Natural Pain Relief: Chiropractic Care on Long Island

Tens of thousands of Long Islanders struggle through reoccurring pain. And while many individuals resort to prescription medications or invasive surgery to mitigate the discomfort, chiropractic therapy offers a natural approach to alleviating various forms of pain.

Relieving Pain With Chiropractic Therapy

Chiropractic therapy can help treat many types of pain, including:

  • Back pain (upper, middle, and lower back)
  • Neck pain and stiffness
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Sciatica (pain radiating down the leg)
  • Shoulder pain and impingement
  • Hip pain and dysfunction
  • Knee pain (e.g., patellofemoral pain syndrome)
  • Ankle and foot pain (e.g., plantar fasciitis)
  • Elbow pain (e.g., tennis elbow, golfer’s elbow)
  • Wrist and hand pain (e.g., carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain and dysfunction
  • Arthritis-related pain (e.g., osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Fibromyalgia pain and discomfort
  • Sports-related injuries and pain
  • Whiplash and other motor vehicle accident injuries
  • Posture-related pain and imbalances
  • Pregnancy-related back and pelvic pain
  • Work-related musculoskeletal pain (e.g., repetitive strain injuries)
  • Muscle tension and spasms
  • Nerve-related pain (e.g., pinched nerves, radiculopathy)
  • Chronic pain conditions
  • General musculoskeletal discomfort and stiffness
female athlete experiencing back pain
female call center agent experiencing neck pain

Many Long Island residents are skeptical about the effectiveness of chiropractic therapy. However, chiropractic care has provided pain relief for millions of Americans.

How Does Chiropractic Care Help?


  • Reduces pressure on nerves, discs, and soft tissues
  • Improves joint mobility and flexibility
  • Relieves muscle tension and spasms
  • Enhances blood circulation and lymphatic drainage
  • Promotes natural healing processes within the body
  • Stimulates the release of endorphins, the body’s natural painkillers
  • Corrects postural imbalances that contribute to pain
  • Addresses underlying issues that cause pain (e.g., joint dysfunction, muscle imbalances)
  • Provides personalized treatment plans tailored to individual needs
  • Supports overall musculoskeletal health and wellness
male receiving chiropractic back massage therapy

Some of the Chiropractic Treatment Methods We Provide

  • Spinal adjustments and manipulations
  • Soft tissue therapies
  • Mobilization techniques
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Posture correction
  • Lifestyle and ergonomic recommendations
  • Electrical stimulation therapies
  • Hot and cold therapies
  • Nutritional counseling and products
  • Rehabilitation exercises
  • Ultrasound therapy
  • Low-level laser therapy
  • Trigger point therapy
  • Joint mobilization
  • Corrective exercises
  • Flexion and Distraction
  • Stretching and flexibility exercises

Additionally, Merckling Family Chiropractic collaborates with a network of Long Island healthcare professionals for comprehensive pain management.

Finding a Reliable and Experienced Chiropractor on Long Island

Conveniently located in Bellport, our chiropractic practice has served the Long Island community for over 20 years. Our holistic approach ensures that everyone who walks through our doors receives the personalized, attentive care that leads to successful outcomes.

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