“WELLNESS ALTERNATIVES OF ST. LOUIS”
EMILY HECKER, DC, CNC
There are many types of chiropractic care, just like there are multiple types of massage therapy. Dr. Emily specializes in Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT), Logan Basic and is certified to treat pregnant patients with the Webster Technique. Select the below pages below to learn more about SOT, the style of low-force chiropractic Dr. Emily uses, pregnancy care, craniopathy & plagiocephaly and kids. She practices at Wellness Alternatives of St. Louis.
PREGNANCY & WEBSTER TECHNIQUE
Chiropractic care during pregnancy is proven to be very safe for both the mother and baby. The Webster Technique is a specialized protocol of chiropractic treatment that is specifically designed for pregnant moms.
SOT is a method of chiropractic treatment, blending osteopathy, chiropractic, craniopathy, organ/soft tissue reflex manipulation and eventual cranial correction.
KIDS & CHIROPRACTIC
Dr. Emily has completed post-doctorate courses in Pediatrics and is excited about facilitating children’s optimal growth and potential. She is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.
CRANIOPATHY & PLAGIOCEPHALY
The human cranium is made of 22 bones that move with every breath throughout life. Craniopathy gently molds the cranium back to optimal structure with skilled light touch by a licensed chiropractic physician. This technique is effective for both newborn children as well as adults.