2. In the rehabilitative phase, adjustments are peformed less frequently and alignment is monitored allowing for more complete healing to occur, even though symptoms are often absent at this stage.
3. The maintenance phase is similar in principle to periodic dental or eye check-ups. In this way, minor problems can be detected and corrected before they become major concerns. Patients who prefer “wellness care” over “crisis therapy” choose this type of care to maintain optimum function.