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Dr. Stacey Cantrell
Specializing in Pregnancy and Pediatric Chiropractic
Dr. Stacey Cantrell is one of six chiropractors in Maine certified in pregnancy and pediatric chiropractic and has been practicing in the Portland area since 2005. She is specially trained in gentle, effective techniques appropriate for infants, children and all throughout pregnancy. Her specialty lies in working in pregnancy, pediatric and family wellness chiropractic.
Dr. Stacey’s combination of humor, warmth and clinical skill and expertise have caused young and old alike to seek out her care for over 14 years. Due to her extensive knowledge and experience in prenatal chiropractic and the Webster Technique, many OB/GYN’s and midwives in the area regularly refer their patients to her.
Dr. Michael Hurley
Specializing in Upper Cervical & Family Chiropractic
Dr. Michael Hurley is one of two chiropractors in Maine certified in upper cervical chiropractic and has been practicing in the greater Portland area since 2002. In addition to providing overall wellness care for families, he is specially trained in upper cervical care. Dr. Mike’s approach to chiropractic aims to uniquely adjust the area of the spine in need and provide a gentle, safe and effective approach to renewed health and pain relief.
Dr. Mike's humor, compassion and clinical expertise puts even the most apprehensive patients at ease. Due to his proven record of providing relief to chronic conditions, many dentists, medical doctors and massage therapists refer their patients to him regularly.
Chris White, LAc
Specializing in Women’s Health, Emotional Well-being and Pain Management
Chris’ approach to her patient’s physical, spiritual and mental well-being is rooted in compassion and empowerment. Although Chris’ interests are women’s health, emotional balance and pain management, she encourages acupuncture to aid in the healing of everything from digestive issues and the common cold to more chronic imbalances.
Chris received her Master of Science from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco and is a nationally certified (NCCAOM), Maine state licensed Acupuncturist. Her clinical rotations included the ACTCM Community Clinic and the California Pacific Regional Rehabilitation Center in San Francisco. In addition, Chris pursued advanced studies in women’s health and pain management at the Zhejiang Chinese Medical University in Hangzhou, China.
Is it safe being adjusted by a chiropractor?
Absolutely. An adjustment given by a Doctor of Chiropractic is an incredibly safe procedure and the risk associated with it is extremely small. Chiropractic is one of the safest drug-free therapies available.
What are the benefits of seeing a chiropractor?
Babies, kids and adults can all benefit from chiropractic care. Everything from latching issues, ear infections, colic, headaches, neck pain, digestive issues, low back pain and more have all shown improvement and often resolution with chiropractic.
Are adjustments painful?
Most people find adjustments to be comfortable and relaxing. In the beginning, there can be some soreness associated with the adjustment. This is similar to feeling sore after working out and is usually a non-issue after the 2nd or 3rd adjustment as your body gets used to the changes we are making. At any point in your care, if you are still feeling uncomfortable in any way, Dr. Stacey and Dr. Mike can modify how they adjust you to work within your comfort zone.
Do you take insurance?
We do participate with most insurances. When you schedule your new patient appointment, we will collect your insurance information and verify your benefits. For those without insurance, we offer a cash based program through Chiro Health, (CHUSA). Rates with CHUSA are often similar to insurance copays or deductibles and at times can even be more cost effective than going through your insurance.
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125 Presumpscot St,
Portland, ME 04103
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