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Dr. James F. Litaker has proudly served the Cabarrus County region for 40 years providing comprehensive chiropractic care to his patients. Dr. Litaker is dedicated to the health and well-being of his clients and believes in doing all he can to help them lead active and fulfilling lives. In addition to chiropractic treatments for injuries and physical ailments, Dr. Litaker also works with his patients to provide a comprehensive course of treatment. He offers nutritional guidance teaching patients how to fuel their bodies while avoiding harmful foods and additives; acupuncture treatments; lifestyle strategies that help patients achieve and maintain wellness; and treatments for good posture and spinal alignment.

Spinal and postural screenings can help address daily habits that are less than beneficial to your body. Strengthening exercises are another component of the work Dr. Litaker does empowering patients to overcome pain and minimize the likelihood of future injury. Dr. Litaker offers complete chiropractic care including, but not limited to:

  • Auto Injury Treatment
  • Musculoskeletal Chiropractic Treatment
  • Extremity Adjustments
  • Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture
  • Decompression Therapy
  • Traction
  • Physical Therapy

Areas We Serve

Dr. James F. Litaker’s clinic is conveniently located at 4949 Professional Park Drive, Suite 206, Kannapolis, NC in the Cabarrus Family Medicine Building off of Kannapolis Parkway between Rogers Lake Road and Highway 3. If you work or reside in any of the locations listed below, Dr. Litaker is here to meet all of your chiropractic needs. Please feel free to call the office if you are unsure about the services provided, cost, insurance, or any other questions you might have. Dr. Litaker is proud to serve the Kannapolis, NC area as well as

  • Concord
  • Landis
  • China Grove
  • Rockwell
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Davidson
  • Huntersville
  • Salisbury
  • Harrisburg

Please call us today if you have been recently hurt in a car accident or have sustained a workplace injury, as these afflictions should be addressed immediately. Dr. Litaker is dedicated to meeting your needs and will work with you to ensure that you receive any insurance compensation for which you have coverage. Insurances accepted by Dr. Litaker include, but are not limited to:

  • BCBS /BCBS Federal
  • MedCost
  • United Health Care
  • Cigna
  • Veterans Choice
  • Aetna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

Chiropractic care offers a non-invasive, drug-free alternative that can help you lead a full and active life! Please call today for a consultation.

Sports Injuries

Athletes strive for optimal performance, but sometimes this can result in injury. Whether it’s an acute injury suffered during a match or a chronic injury that has developed gradually over months or even years, your Kannapolis chiropractor can assist you in connecting with solutions for pain relief as well as deep healing. Dr. Litaker will create a customized treatment plan based on your needs and goals so that you can come back stronger than ever!

Dr. Litaker can assist with any sports injuries you are facing. The following are some of the most common:

  • Strains and Sprains
  • Knee Injuries/ACL
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Joint Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Issues
  • IT Band
  • Tennis Elbow

Chronic Back and Neck Pain Treatment

Chronic back and neck pain can be extremely debilitating; it can impede normal functionality and greatly reduce quality of life. Dr. Litaker can diagnose the root of your back or neck pain and determine the best course of treatment for your injury. Some of the top causes of back and neck pain include:

  • Herniated/Slipped Disc
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Subluxation
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis

Chiropractic techniques such as spinal adjustment, decompression, massage therapy, or a combination of these and other treatments can free you of pain quickly and put you on the road to healing.

Auto Accident Treatment

While some injuries from auto accidents show symptoms immediately, others may take days or even weeks to display symptoms that impact your health and well-being. Whiplash is the most common auto accident injury, causing trauma to the spine as you are thrust forward and then back again abruptly during a collision. Dr. Litaker is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of auto accident injuries. He will start by assessing your symptoms and diagnosing the cause of your pain. Dr. Litaker will then prepare a comprehensive and personalized treatment plan that will have you on the road to recovery and becoming pain-free as quickly as possible. Auto Accident injuries that Dr. Litaker treats include, but are not limited to:

  • Whiplash
  • Headaches and Migraines
  • Muscle and Joint Pain
  • Back and Disc Injuries
  • Reduced Range of Motion
  • Radiating Leg and Arm Pain

Workplace Injury

The workplace can be hazardous to the back, spine, and joints, especially if you have a very physical job. Injuries, both acute and chronic, can result from an accident or overuse. Your Kannapolis chiropractor can assist with treating workplace injuries of the back, neck, and shoulders as well as assist you with carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive use injuries.

Kannapolis chiropractor, Dr. James F. Litaker, is an experienced chiropractor who is ready to assist you in getting on the road to recovery from a range of injury types. Make Dr. James F. Litaker, Chiropractic Physician, your source for effective, non-invasive healing for a range of issues of the back, spine, and joints. In addition to the Kannapolis area, Dr. James F. Litaker, Chiropractic Physician, is also convenient to patients living in Concord, Mooresville, Landis, China Grove, Rockwell, Davidson, Huntersville, Salisbury, Mount Pleasant, and Harrisburg.

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, contact us via text at (704) 467-4808.

Our Location

313 South Main Street, Suite 110 | Kannapolis, NC 28081

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