Migraines, Headaches, & Chiropractic Care
About 15 years ago, I was still a student. I was actually an intern in chiropractic school. Doing rounds in the student clinic, I actually meet a woman who said, “Chiropractic saved her life.” So, I asked her, “What do you mean?” She said, “Well, when I first came here, I was suffering from severe, debilitating migraine headaches.” She said, “I went into the clinician’s office, I took out three bottles of pills and put them on the counter and I said, “This morning I was gonna take every pill in these bottles and I was gonna kill myself.” But a friend of mine convinced me not to do it and to try chiropractic. But what I’m gonna do is carry these pills with me everywhere I go and the minute it gets too tough, I’m gonna take the pills and I’m gonna end it.”
Her migraine headaches had been severe. It had been so bad that she had to be in a dark room for sometimes 48 hours at a time. It was affecting her relationship with her spouse and her children. Sometimes, the cause of a migraine headache is actually a subluxation. A subluxation is a spinal misalignment that can interfere with nerve function in the back of the skull at the top of the neck. And when nerves are pressed back there, it can affect blood flow to the brain. It can cause abnormal dilation or constriction of blood vessels, which will cause the pain of a migraine. If you’ve had migraines, you know that you’ll start on one drug and your body will develop a tolerance and then you have to go to a stronger drug and a stronger drug, and eventually, they stop working.
Now if the cause of your migraine is spinal misalignment, well, then chiropractic is the only way to help you.
Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center - Expert Chiropractors in Frederick, MD
WE ARE ON THE GROW
In 2020, with tremendous pride and excitement, we announced that Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center was expanding to better serve the health needs of our growing community. In August of 2020, our new state-of-the-art office was officially opened to the Frederick community. This office is located at 2480C Osprey Way South in the beautiful Market Square shopping center, directly across from the One Life Fitness gym.
MACC was established in 2006 by Dr. Amir Rashidian. Now he, and his world-class team, are consistently bringing the same amazing care that has made MACC a leader in the healthcare profession and the choice of thousands in the greater Frederick community. To schedule an appointment or enjoy a tour of our new office, call our office number 301-698-0001.
Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center is a top-ranked provider of chiropractic care for patients of all ages, employing hands-on techniques and state-of-the-art technology to assess and treat a broad array of medical conditions. In fact, we received the great honor of winning Frederick News Post’s 2020 Award for Best Chiropractor! We are so humbled by this award and look forward to continuing to serve Frederick for many years to come! At Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center in Frederick, MD, we offer holistic, patient-centered chiropractic care for neck pain, back pain, sciatica, herniated discs, and migraines, as well as pediatric chiropractic care and posture corrections for adults and children. With two convenient Frederick locations, we are well-equipped to help the residents of Frederick County achieve greater health than they ever imagined possible. Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center welcomes new patients, give us a call today!
What We Offer
Words from our patients
"My family relies on the Mid-Atlantic Clinic for our medical needs. The staff there is always friendly, courteous and the Rashidians are seriously wonderful people!"
"Office staff is always pleasant and on top of their game. 6 years ago i crawled into his office and walked out the same day. I would highly recommend him and his staff"
"Dr. Amir is the best! He helped me I threw out my back last year. I go to him every week for an adjustment. He is so wonderful. I would highly recommend this place."
"As always, you do a great job of taking care of my back. Carol and i wouldn't go anyplace else for our chiropractic care!"
"You all are the best! You always treat everyone with honest kindness and true caring. Helping people to lead a better, stronger life is obviously your goal."
"The staff is warm, friendly and welcoming, and Dr. Amir is just amazing. This practice is upbeat, fun and truly does support the health of the whole patient."
"I love my chiropractor & the friendly staff! I feel comfortable @ MidAtlantic before my adjustment relief. Have been a client for 7 years and look forward to many more."
"Dr Rashidian continues to provide excellent care. He is kind, precise, and gentle but effective with his adjustments 🙂 Your new "digs" are beautiful!"
"I have long track record of working with chiropractors and Dr. Rashidian is the best by far. He will change your life for the better."
"Everyone was super nice and informative. They actually listen to your problems and want to help! Very refreshing."
"I had an adjustment yesterday and it really made a difference. Dr. R is knowledgeable and very good. I'm pleased to have him as my Chiropractor for over 4 years."
"I would recommend to anyone no matter what your health status. MACC is part of my family now and forevermore"
"The folks are caring and attentive. I always feel better after an appointment!"
"I would recommend Mid Atlantic Chiropractic to anyone.. They changed my life."
"Dr. Amir is WONDERFUL! He listens to your concerns and questions, and truly cares about you, as does the entire staff at Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center!"
"After my first set of treatments, my pain in my neck was lessened, my back felt straighter and I was more confident in the way I felt and the way I looked."
"Great service, great people"
Carol & Gene Buckalew
Our family has a long term relationship with MAC. Our needs were addressed directly in our first visits and we were given an detailed program to follow.