Dr. Dent is interested in the health of
your entire skeletal system. As a
Sports Physician, Dr. Dent can also
help relieve discomfort and pain in
your joints, including your feet, knees,
hips, shoulders hands and arms as well
as your back and neck.
Dr. Dent has over 360 hours in
Radiology training and years of
experience in taking x-rays. He will
personally take your in office x-rays to
assure accuracy and your comfort while
diagnosing your condition.
Your relief of discomfort and pain rests
in this competent doctor’s hands.
Dr. Dent is an experienced and qualified
doctor of chiropractic. In many cases,
Dr. Dent may advise an adjustment or
stretch that will contribute to the
healing of your injury or misalignment

First Visit


Brief Paperwork

Upon entering the office, we have some brief paperwork for you to fill out. The paperwork provides us with general information about yourself and your condition.

Consultation

Once the paperwork has been completed, you will have a consultation with Dr. Dent. He’ll want you to tell him your health-related problems and concerns. Dr. Dent is a friendly, and genuinely caring person. He’ll be happy to answer any of your questions and explain potential treatment options.

History and Examination

In order to determine what your actual problem is, Dr. Dent will ask you various questions related to your condition. Next, Dr. Dent will give you a number of specialized tests to determine which tissues are affected and to what extent.

X-ray Studies

Your specific condition may require us to take x-rays to either rule out more serious conditions or assist us in developing the most effective treatment plan for you. Accident and Sports Rehab Center is equipped with state-of-the art x-ray capabilities right here at our office. Dr. Dent personally takes your x-rays to ensure the accuracy of the testing and to enable him to make sure you are as comfortable as possible.

Same Day Treatment

Once finished with the examination and all appropriate studies, patients will generally be provided with their first treatment during this same visit. Dr. Dent will discuss your treatment with you ahead of time. Your treatment may include spinal adjustments, physical therapies, and/or soft tissue therapies. Techniques used in Dr. Dent’s clinic include: specific adjusting, rehabilitation, nutrition and diagnostic analysis.

  • Diversified adjustments to improve function and motion
  • Muscle stim to improve circulation and promote healing
  • Ultrasound to reduce pain and muscle spasms
  • Mild intermittent traction to increase mobility
  • Personalized stretch and exercise programs to rehabilitate

Home Instructions

Prior to leaving, you will be given instructions on certain activities or procedures to be conducted at home. This may include ice or heat application instructions, avoidance of certain activities or positions, as well as home exercises and/or stretches.

Schedule Your Next Appointment

You will be given a convenient appointment time for your follow-up visit. Generally speaking, patients are seen within 1-2 days and are provided with a complete review of findings. Treatment options for your condition will also be discussed during this time.