There are many questions which we are asked on a regular basis about chiropractic. We aim to answer some of those questions here, but please feel free to contact Dr. Pritchett with any of your questions at 925-829-7900 or nucca@vlifewellness.com. Simply click a question below to find your answer.

Chiropractic Questions

  • Is all chiropractic the same?
  • Is chiropractic similar to massage?
  • I’m not sick. Do I need a chiropractor?
  • Will I need to keep seeing my chiropractor?

The NUCCA Technique

  • Why do you use X-ray in your practice?
  • Nothing else has helped! Will NUCCA work for me?
  • How soon will I feel better?

Misaligned Spine

  • What is a misaligned (subluxated) spine?
  • How can I tell if I have a misaligned spine?
  • Why are my legs uneven?

Back Surgery

  • Can NUCCA prevent the need for back surgery?
  • I’ve had back surgery. Can you help me?


  • Is it okay to see a chiropractor if I’m pregnant?
  • Do I need to tell my chiropractor that I’m pregnant?


  • Do children need a chiropractor?