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Pregnancy Chiropractic in Royal Oak

Guiding You Through a Healthy Pregnancy

Did you know that 96% of women experience back pain during pregnancy? Think of all the extra weight you’re carrying around from your unborn baby. Hormonal changes make the pelvis more flexible, which can result in the spinal joints, muscles and ligaments more susceptible to injury. Chiropractic care can help expecting moms by

  • Educating you on correct posture, lifting and other lifestyle factors that can reduce spinal stress
  • Ensuring the joints of the pelvis and low back move freely for a successful birth
  • Helping the spine adapt to the increased weight and altered posture of pregnancy
  • Recommending exercises to improve spinal health
  • Restoring joint mechanics to reduce pain and improve function

Our Prenatal Chiropractors Are Highly Credentialed

Dr. Saylor undertook obstetric studies during her time at chiropractic school. She has also acquired additional education about pregnancy care. Dr. Saylor earned her Pediatric Diplomate (DICCP) in 2000. This board-certified chiropractic specialty was established in 1993 by the Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics of the International Chiropractors Association. The comprehensive certification program entails 30 modules or more than 360 hours taught over the course of three years.

Developed by Dr. Larry Webster of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, this method releases stress on your pelvis. It allows your uterus to relax, giving the baby enough space to turn into the proper position for birth.

Guided Support Straight To Your Inbox

We know how it is when you find out you’re pregnant – we’ve been there. Your excitement and nerves roll into one. You start to see your future with this little one, and know your life is changing for the better! These emails will serve as a guide throughout your pregnancy – from health tips to preparing for delivery.

If you don’t take care of yourself, you may not enjoy your pregnancy as much as you could be. After all, a healthy baby needs a healthy mom! That’s why the providers at Van Every Family Chiropractic Center want to deliver guided support straight to your inbox, based on where you are in your pregnancy. Click on the link below that corresponds to how far along you are to get started today!


Frequently Asked Questions

How safe is an adjustment during pregnancy?

During pregnancy is one of the best times to be adjusted. Pregnant mothers often find chiropractic adjustments improve lower back pain and lessen the complications of delivery. Studies have found that it can decrease the average delivery time by 3 hours. KST works amazingly for pregnancy, and it is so gentle for the mom and the baby.

In fact, you rarely even have to lie down on a table. Dr. Saylor has her Diplomate in Pregnancy and Pediatrics, which is a 3-year additional degree. We have a great video that helps explain how KST chiropractic can benefit you during your pregnancy.

How often do I need to come in?

It depends on how far you are in your pregnancy, and what the doctors find on the examination.

Will you work with my OB-GYN?

We work hand in hand with many OB-GYNs.

Do I need a referral from my physician?

We are IN NETWORK with BCBS, Messa & BCN. We encourage you to call your insurance company to find out exactly what your individual plan may cover. If you have BCN, most plans require a referral. We have a list of MDs that happily will refer to us.

We are OUT OF NETWORK with all other insurance companies. We encourage you to call your insurance company to find out exactly what your out of network benefits are and how you can submit to be reimbursed for them.

Take the First Step

Enjoy a comfortable pregnancy experience. Contact Van Every Family Chiropractic Center today! We accept insurance and offer Saturday appointment hours.


Pregnancy Chiropractic Royal Oak MI | (248) 616-0900