Health & Wellness

Wellness Center in Westfield Launches New Website

July 14, 2013 at 12:50 PM

 Advanced Wellness of Westfield recently announced that the practice has launched a new
website to educate individuals about the benefits of drug-free pain
management and wellness care. The new website features a "Community
Content" library with information on chiropractic care and the
importance of proper spinal alignment for whole body health. According
to Dr. John Pinto, the website is designed to introduce individuals to
the benefits of chiropractic care and address frequently asked
questions. Additional features of the website include an e-newsletter
and online appointment request form.

Chiropractor Dr. John Pinto is working to educate individuals about the
benefits of chiropractic adjustments and holistic health care for
managing lower back pain and other chronic pain.

"Our new website will help empower patients to take active control of
their health," said Dr. Pinto. "Many individuals are searching for safe
and effective alternatives to medication or surgery, but they are
unaware of the full benefits of chiropractic care. Chiropractic
adjustments at our Westfield wellness center can truly make a
difference for patient health, and our website's interactive features
are important, free learning tools."

The Westfield wellness center's new website,
http://advancedwellnessofwestfield.com/, includes a "Community Content"
library that explains the history of chiropractic care and the science
behind these treatments.

"We want patients to understand that chiropractic care is a scientific
medical discipline based on patient-proven treatment techniques," said
Dr. Pinto. "The 'Community Content' information is a great resource for
learning the 'hows' and 'whys' behind chiropractic care."

Individuals who are new to chiropractic care can learn how chiropractic
adjustments address different ailments, including lower back pain, neck
pain and headaches. The information explains why the spine is critical
to whole body health. "As the body's foundation," Dr. Pinto says,
"proper spinal health supports strength, balance, posture, and many
more factors of overall wellness."

"When the spine is misaligned, the nervous system is unable to
efficiently communicate with the rest of the body," said Dr. Pinto.
"This compromises overall health. Nerve compression not only triggers
pain, but also causes a general deterioration of a patient's wellness.
One of our main goals at our wellness center is to correct such a
deficiency. Different articles in the 'Community Content' library help
explain the benefits of chiropractic care not only for pain relief, but
also for whole body health."

Individuals who visit the website can also learn more about specific
treatments practiced at Advanced Wellness of Westfield, including
Spinal Decompression therapy, the Atlas Orthogonal Technique,
Acupuncture, and Nutritional Plan Development. The website content
discusses how these techniques help manage pain and also improve
overall health.

Patients may sign up for the center's e-newsletter. The free
e-newsletter includes customized content to an individual's specific
interests, such as stress management, women's health, or natural pain
relief.

Prospective patients may also use the website's online appointment
request form to schedule a diagnostic appointment with Dr. Pinto.

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