Pregnancy Care Specialist

Megan Hondru, DC -  - Chiropractor

Brooklyn Chiropractic Studio

Megan Hondru, DC

Chiropractor located in Brooklyn, NY

As an expectant mom, you might find yourself with aches, pains, insomnia, nausea, or other uncomfortable symptoms. At Brooklyn Chiropractic Studio, Dr. Megan Hondru helps women navigate the stages of pregnancy with comfort and ease using chiropractic care. With a warm and welcoming office in Brooklyn, New York, you’ll find the support you need to feel better in your changing body and to achieve your healthiest state after you give birth. Rest assured you are in expert hands with Dr. Megan as she has held an advanced certification in the Webster technique, the specialized pregnancy technique, for over a decade.

Pregnancy Care Q & A

What is chiropractic pregnancy care?

Chiropractic pregnancy care involves supporting both mother and unborn baby by ensuring a comfortable pregnancy and a safer, easier birth. At Brooklyn Chiropractic Studio, that includes various techniques designed to relax the uterine ligaments, create optimal pelvic alignment, and support the nervous system.

Some women may opt for chiropractic care even before they conceive, in anticipation of the changes having a baby will bring to their bodies. You can benefit from chiropractic pregnancy care before, during, and after your pregnancy.

Dr. Megan uses the Webster technique to create pelvic balance in pregnant women. With her advanced certifications in Webster technique and SOT, you will find her ability to care for women during and after pregnancy unmatched my most in her field.

What happens at my appointment?

During your first visit, Dr. Megan spends about an hour with you to gain a thorough understanding of your health and your specific pregnancy concerns. That involves gathering crucial information about your medical history, lifestyle, and desired outcomes.

Your first visit includes a complete chiropractic exam and a chiropractic adjustment.

After your initial appointment, you meet with Dr. Megan again to discuss a comprehensive care plan. Aside from providing chiropractic care, she recommends lifestyle, dietary, or holistic care strategies to help support your healing process.

What are the benefits of chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Chiropractic care perfectly complements your traditional healthcare plan during this wonderful time in your life. Women often experience incredible benefits when they opt to include chiropractic care as part of their pregnancy plan. Some of these include:

  • Reduced likelihood of dystocia, interventions, or other pregnancy complications
  • Lowered stress levels, which benefit both mother and baby
  • Less pain, especially in the pelvic region and low back
  • A faster delivery
  • Fewer symptoms of nausea
  • Reduced pain in the back, neck, or joints
  • Removal of uterine strain for optimal positioning of the baby

Since chiropractic care also helps support the health of the nervous system, you may experience more balanced hormones and fewer mood-related pregnancy symptoms.

As an expert in women’s health and one of the area’s most trusted chiropractors for children, teens, and adults, Dr. Megan is ready to assist you. To book an initial appointment, use the easy online scheduler or call the office today.

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