Total Health Chiropractic
Dr. John Cannon is a Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist and Doctor of Chiropractic. Since 2005, Dr. Cannon has been specializing in gentle, chiropractic treatment for headaches, neck, back and other pain. One of the greatest benefits of Atlas Orthogonal is there is no need for "twisting or popping" of the neck.
Dr. Cannon is dedicated to correcting the atlas subluxation (or misalignment) of the bone structure of the head and neck. This misalignment can block the communication between your brain and body causing pain, stress, and tension, which can affect all physical and even mental activities of the body.
Many symptoms and can be relieved by the correction of the atlas misalignment.
Dr. Cannon cares for people with migraines, headaches, neck and lower back pain, sciatica, MS, fibromyalgia, vertigo and more. Have a look at our services below and schedule your free consultation at our office on the seacoast in Portsmouth, NH.
A letter from Dr. John Cannon
My name is Dr. John Cannon, I’m a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic class of 2005 and the Brimhall School of Holistic Care.
Perhaps you have heard about chiropractic from your family or friends. Isn’t it interesting how everyone has a different version of what chiropractors do. I would like to explain my approach to chiropractic to you and why I know I can help you and your family enjoy a healthier lifestyle.
In truth, chiropractic is not about your back at all. It’s about keeping your nerve system healthy and functioning at 100% of its capability.
Many patients come to us in pain, wanting immediate relief so they can get back to their normal routine. While I understand a patient’s desire to be free of pain ASAP, what really needs to be addressed is the deeper, more complex problem that is preventing your nerve system from keeping you healthy. If you don’t get to the cause of this interference, you’ll just be back looking for a quick fix for your pain again. Address the true cause, and you'll address symptoms.
I'm not here to pressure you into receiving care you don’t need or want. But it's important for me to offer a holistic approach to your care.
Working together to identify and correct the cause of your pain symptoms, we can restore the proper function of your nerve system and bring you back to a state of total health and well-being! I have the utmost confidence we can help you and your family resolve whatever health issues you might have.
Dr. John Cannon, DC, BCAO
Services & Technology
AO focuses on the nerves in the upper cervical segment of the spine. It is a painless and safe spinal correction, which restores body balance and reactivates the body’s natural ability to heal itself.
X-rays of the cervical spine are integral to assessing and diagnosing the root of the problem. This service is fundamental to ensuring patients’ long-term health and wellness.
Soft tissue therapy alleviates discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular over-use and many chronic pain conditions. It provides a supportive role post adjustment.
Low Level Laser Therapy
Low-level laser therapy is an alternative medicine that uses low-power lasers to reduce pain, heal damaged tissue and stimulate and enhance cell function.