Prenatal Chiropractic Benefits
Chiropractic services are offered at our office location through Abundant Life Chiropractic. Appointments are available weekly, with Monday appointments available the first week of the month from 2 – 6 pm and Wednesday appointments available from 10:30 am – 12 pm on the subsequent weeks..
Angelina Artho D.C. has been a chiropractor for more than 10 years, and loves to provide natural chiropractic care, especially to babies, children and pregnant women.
With chiropractic care during pregnancy, you can expect to experience many benefits, including:
- Pelvic balance and alignment and overall body balance
- Controlled symptoms of nausea
- Improved comfort during pregnancy
- Potential reduction of labor and birth
- Relief of back, neck or joint pain
- Reduction of stress on your uterus
- Optimal fetal positioning
1st Monday of the Month: 2 – 6 pm
Subsequent Wednesdays: 10:30 am – 12 pm
Appointments are available to our clients.
Please call 210-434-5772 for insurance questions, fees and scheduling.
We offer prenatal massage through Abundant Life Chiropractic at the same appointment times.
Prenatal massage throughout pregnancy has been shown to reduce some of the discomforts of pregnancy, including aches and stress, and promotes overall wellness.
Prenatal Massage Benefits:
- Improves relaxation
- Reduces stress and anxiety
- Alleviates headaches
- Helps reduce back and leg pain
- Relieves muscle tension and swelling
- Increases blood flow and the flow of lymphatic fluid
- Aids in better sleep
Appointments are required, and available to our clients. Call 210-434-5772 for insurance questions, fees and scheduling.
As part of an overall healthy pregnancy, we offer prenatal counseling through Gurno Counselling, LLC. Due to the change in dynamics within yourself during pregnancy, both physical and emotional, it is important to have the right kind of support and understanding throughout the journey. Angela Gurno, MS, LPC, NCC, can help you and your family with issues that may arise during your pregnancy with guidance and resources.
Postpartum Counseling Benefits
Angela Gurno, MS, LPC, NCC, is also available for postpartum counseling at our location. After your baby has arrived, you may experience any number of feelings. Postpartum counseling assists you in coping with the flood of emotions including postpartum depression. Counseling also helps rebalance families and addresses any sibling issues that may arise.
Counseling appointments are available to our clients. Appointments are required. Please call 210-502-5004 for Insurance questions, rates and scheduling.
Additionally, we offer the following services for you and your newborn:
- Newborn Hearing Screenings
Newborn hearing screenings are critical in the early detection of potential hearing issues with your baby. Screenings have become an essential facet of newborn care, with long range benefits to your baby’s speech and language development. Tests are safe and comfortable for the your baby and only take minutes to perform. Newborn Hearing Screens are considered preventative care and generally reimbursed by your insurance. A receipt of payment will be given at the time of service for your submission to your insurance for reimbursement.
Appointments are required. Please call 210-481-7549 to schedule your baby’s appointment.
- Infant Weight Checks
Tracking a newborn’s weight throughout the first few weeks and months allows care providers to monitor the baby’s general health and development. Infant weight checks may also help put new parents at ease, who often have many questions about their baby’s weight gain or weight loss.
Weight checks are complimentary and available to our clients. Please call 210-481-7549 to set your appointment.
Check our calendar for dates and times.