Associates In Family Chiropractic and Natural Health Care
203-838-1555
 

Welcome to Associates In Family Chiropractic and Natural Health Care, P.C.!

Chiropractic Care in Norwalk, CT LogoWe thank you for allowing us to provide care for you and your family and we are looking forward to helping you achieve your health care goals naturally, without drugs or surgery!  Clinical excellence, outstanding patient care, and quality service are the foundation blocks of our practice and we continually strive to provide newborns (pediatric care) through seniors with the best in natural health care.

We have been in practice since 1990 and over the years, we have been able to offer many treatment opportunities for patients of all ages ranging from back pain relief to non-surgical spinal decompression to auto accident whiplash & general migraine headache relief, and we pride ourselves in being able to provide state-of-the-art natural health care that most chiropractic offices in the country do not offer.   In addition to providing traditional chiropractic care, both Dr. Sloves and Dr. Joachim continue to educate themselves so they can be in the forefront of  natural health care alternatives.  Dr. Sloves is currently 1 of only 10 Chiropractic Physicians in Connecticut with Board Certification in Maternity and Pediatric Care and she is certified in both the Webster and Bagnell Breech Turning Techniques.  In addition, Dr. Sloves is one of the only physicians in Connecticut trained in Scoliosis Systems and the CLEAR Institute for the advanced, non-surgical diagnosis and management of scoliosis.  Dr. Joachim is the only physician in Connecticut with advanced certification in the BioSET Allergy Elimination Technique which can diagnose and permanently eliminate food, environmental and chemical allergies and sensitivities without medications or injections.  Both Dr. Sloves and Dr. Joachim are certified in acupuncture and they use a variety of techniques including traditional needles as well as electrical acupuncture.  The doctors are now proud to be one of a few in Connecticut to offer Axiom DRX9000 Spinal Decompression which is extremely successful and FDA cleared in effectively treating disc herniations and bulges, disc degeneration (arthritis), sciatica, facet syndrome and failed low back surgery.  This is all done in a painless and non-surgical manner at our office. 

Please enjoy the information in our website and contact us at (203) 838-1555 to schedule appointments for you and your family or to ask us any questions.
 
Yours In Health Naturally,
 
Dr. Risa Sloves and Dr. Mark Joachim
 
 

Driving Directions to Our Office

The office is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 6:30 pm. In an emergency, we can arrange an immediate appointment.

Our Norwalk location provides easy access for all of Fairfield County. We are at 156 East Avenue within 1/4 mile to I 95, exit 16 from both North and South. There is ample parking and handicapped accessibility.

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Major League Baseball Pitchers Depend on Chiropractic
Major League Baseball Pitchers Depend on Chiropractic
As baseball season begins, more Major League Baseball players are turning to chiropractic to help their game. One such story released April 9, 2016, in the Duluth News Tribune carries the headline, "Twins pitchers now well-adjusted: Gibson, May opt for chiropractic care to remain ready for the mound." . . .
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Neck Curve Improved with Chiropractic After Fusion Surgery
Neck Curve Improved with Chiropractic After Fusion Surgery
From the scientific journal, the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research, comes a study published on May 12, 2016, showing that chiropractic helped a patient improve their neck curvature even after having spinal fusion surgery. A normal neck, when viewed on x-ray from the side, has a normal forward . . .
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Loss of Normal Forward Neck Curve Associated with Multiple Health Issues
Loss of Normal Forward Neck Curve Associated with Multiple Health Issues
The Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research published a literature review paper on March 28, 2016, that showed a connection between the loss of a normal neck curve and many types of adverse health issues. . . .
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Resolution of GERD in an Infant Following Chiropractic Care
Resolution of GERD in an Infant Following Chiropractic Care
The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health published a study on May 19, 2016, documenting the case of an infant with gastroesophageal reflux disease, (GERD) being helped with chiropractic. According to the Mayo Clinic, "Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic digestive disease. . . .
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Office Hours

OUR OFFICE HOURS
Monday
 9:00am - 6:30pm
Tuesday
9:00am - 6:30pm
Wednesday
9:00am - 6:30pm
Thursday
9:00am - 6:30pm
Friday
9:00am - 6:30pm
Saturday
8:45am - 12:00pm
Sunday
Closed

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Nicole Steeger Featured Google Plus Review Nicole Steeger – Fairfield, CT
Featured 5 Star Review from Nicole Steeger on Google Plus

I've been going to see Dr. Joachim and Dr. Sloves for almost 2 years now and they are both amazing. They have helped me tremendously with my low back pain and kept me healthy through my first pregnancy. They are both extremely personable and really make you feel comfortable. The staff is great too and extremely accommodating. I wouldn't go anywhere else for my chiropractic needs.

9/10/2014

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