Dr. G Robert Coder Jr
1624-B Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. Scott Goldsmith
1480 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
900-B Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17573
1361 Fruitville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Ciliento, Steven DC
1050 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17573
Cobian Chiropractic Center
1875 Lititz Pike Suite 7, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. Kevin Long
3141 Columbia Ave, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. Beth Risser
1676 Manheim Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. David Jemison
148 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17573
Guarino Family Chiropractic
150 Farmington Lane, Lancaster, PA 17573
1480 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Vital Care Chiropractor
2469 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Accident & Injury & Pain Center
1940 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. H G Barsumian
2137 Embassy Dr # 103, Lancaster, PA 17573
Dr. Larry F Widmer
1516 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA 17573
Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine that emphasizes diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine, under the hypothesis that these disorders affect general health via the nervous system. It is generally categorized as complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), a characterization that many chiropractors reject. Although chiropractors have many attributes of primary care providers, chiropractic has more of the attributes of a medical specialty like dentistry or podiatry. The main chiropractic treatment technique involves manual therapy, including manipulation of the spine, other joints, and soft tissues; treatment also includes exercises and health and lifestyle counseling. Traditional chiropractic assumes that a vertebral subluxation interferes with the body's innate intelligence, a vitalistic notion that brings ridicule from mainstream health care. A large number of chiropractors want to separate themselves from the traditional vitalistic concept of innate intelligence.
D.D. Palmer founded chiropractic in the 1890s, and his son B.J. Palmer helped to expand it in the early 20th century. It has two main groups: "straights", now the minority, emphasize vitalism, innate intelligence and spinal adjustments, and consider vertebral subluxations to be the cause of all disease; "mixers", the majority, are more open to mainstream views and conventional medical techniques, such as exercise, massage, and ice therapy. Chiropractic is well established in the U.S., Canada and Australia and is the third largest health profession, behind medicine and dentistry. It overlaps with other manual-therapy professions, including massage therapy, osteopathy, and physical therapy. Most who seek chiropractic care do so for low back pain.
Throughout its history, chiropractic has been controversial. For most of its existence it has battled with mainstream medicine, sustained by pseudoscientific ideas such as subluxation and innate intelligence that are not based on solid science. Despite the general consensus of public health professionals regarding the benefits of vaccination, among chiropractors there are significant disagreements over the subject, which has led to negative impacts on both public vaccination and mainstream acceptance of chiropractic. The American Medical Association called chiropractic an "unscientific cult" and boycotted it until losing an antitrust case in 1987. Chiropractic has developed a strong political base and sustained demand for services; in recent decades, it has gained more legitimacy and greater acceptance among medical physicians and health plans in the U.S., and evidence-based medicine has been used to review research studies and generate practice guidelines.
Many studies of treatments used by chiropractors have been conducted, often with conflicting results. Manual therapies commonly used by chiropractors are effective for the treatment of low back pain, and might also be effective for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation with radiculopathy, neck pain, some forms of headache, and some extremity joint conditions. The efficacy and cost-effectiveness of maintenance chiropractic care are unknown. Chiropractic care is generally safe when employed skillfully and appropriately. Spinal manipulation is frequently associated with mild to moderate adverse effects, with serious or fatal complications in rare cases. A systematic review found that the risk of death from manipulations to the neck outweighs the benefits. This has no relevance to manipulations performed below the cervical region
Krueger Chiropractic - Providing Effective Chiropractic Care
in Lancaster County for Over Two Decades
Since 1992, Krueger Chiropractic Clinic has been helping people in Lancaster County feel and function better through chiropractic care that addresses the root causes of problems and resolves them. We specialize in treating injuries and conditions of the neuro-musculo-skeletal system. Simply put, we treat muscles, joints, tendons, and nerves.
By choosing our treatments carefully - and according to each patient's unique needs - we deliver successful outcomes for a broad variety of conditions and injuries.
A few of our specialties include:
We also work with patients who are dealing with pain and lack of function due to many other causes. In our clinic, we use evaluation and treatment methods rooted in clinical, outcome-based science. The approaches we use have been rigorously tested and have a track record of success.
At Krueger Chiropractic Clinic, you'll enjoy a friendly, relaxed healthcare environment where you'll feel welcome to share your thoughts and ask questions. Plus, you'll find our staff helpful and knowledgeable about office procedure, patient care, and insurance matters. You are never just a number to us - you're the reason we're here!
Call us at (717) 393-9505 to discuss your specific needs and ask about our popular cost-saving program "Wellness Works." It offers monthly and semi-monthly patients a low visit fee of just $35 for adjustments and physio-therapy with a 12-visit commitment!
Wellness Works - A Cost-Saving Program that Works for You
Our office is pleased to offer a chiropractic care discount program to our monthly & semi-monthly patients ...
If you want to maintain regular chiropractic visits at our office, but don't have insurance coverage to accommodate them - or if your insurance costs are too high to sustain ongoing visits - Wellness Works is for you!
Wellness Works enables patients to pay just $35 for their visits (up to 2 per month) that include a chiropractic adjustment and/or physio-therapy.* That amount is lower than most co-pays these days!
High deductibles and co-pays should never prevent you from maintaining the health and mobility you've worked so hard for. Call us at (717) 393-9505 to learn more and to join our Wellness Works program.
* Participants are required to commit to making 12 visits per year.
Hours of Operation
Mon - 8:00 - 12
& 2:45 - 6:00
Tue - 2:45 - 6:00
Wed - 7:30 - 12
& 2:45 - 6:00
Thu - 12:00 - 3:00
Fri - 7:30 - 12
& 2:45 - 5:00
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri