About South Strand Chiropractic...

Chiropractor in Surfside Beach SC

From the young age of 14, Dr Patrick Eckes knew that he wanted to help people through chiropractic care.  He graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic.  After living in 13 places, he settled down in Surfside Beach and opened his practice.  Dr Eckes enjoys making people feel better, working with cars and hanging out with the cat who lives in the office, Mickey.


Benefits of Chiropractic Care that you should know about:

Relieve Stress: Once you’ve been balanced by your chiropractor, you’ll feel immediately less tense.  Once you’re adjusted properly, you’ll find stress more managable.

Improve Posture: Your mother always told you to sit up straight, and she was right.  Many people, over time, curve the spine and neck from sitting at computers and desks.  Regular alignment and adjustments can help fix this problem.

Improve Mood: Proper adjustments balance the entire body, including body chemistry which affects mood.  Those patients who suffer from chemical imbalances that cause depression, ADHD and other disorders could benefit from chiropractic care.

Help Immune System: Your nervous system and immune system communicate which each other.  If your nervous system is healthy, your immune system can work more efficiently.

Sleep Better: Most sleep issues are related to pain, aches and stress. Taking care of these problems through regular chiropractic adjustments will help you get better sleep during the night.

How to choose the right Chiropractor for you:

Fill your Chiropractor in: Make sure to tell your chiropractor about past injuries, current pains and aches.  Knowing where your pain may be coming from will help your Chiropractor better care for you.

Honesty & Confidence: A good chiropractor is honest, and will not recommend to you costly packages before examining you.  Honest chiropractors only recommend the best and most personalized care for each patient. We get to know all of our patients before we start any treatments.

Willingness to Refer You: Some chiropractors will try to treat certian disorders and diseases that are out of the realm of chiropractic care.  A trustworthy chiropractor will refer you to and/or co-manage your condition with a specialist if need be.  South Strand Chiropractic will provide the best care with you in mind.

Know the techniques of your careprovider: There are a variety of chiropractic techniques.  Make sure your chiropractor’s techniques work well with you and your conditions. At South Strand we get to know our patients.