Silke Laub, chiropractic physician, graduated from the University of Western States with a Doctorate of Chiropractic and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Biology. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Radiation Therapy from Oregon Health & Science University. As a mother of three, Silke understands the continuing health care needs of an active family. From treating a simple cold to preventing a severe sports injury, Dr. Laub practices a holistic approach. Her goal is to find the cause of the problem, and not just to treat the symptoms. Dr. Laub is Webster, Cox, and Graston Technique certified. She specializes in flexion distraction therapy which addresses disc herniation, and other back problems in a very efficient way, prenatal and postpartum care, pediatric chiropractic, sports injuries, and craniosacral therapy.
Webster Technique is one of the most effective techniques to correct misalignments in pregnancy focusing on the sacrum and pelvis, achieved through specific chiropractic analysis and adjustment. Restoring the neuro-biomechanical functioning in pregnancy may positively affect the: baby’s spinal and nervous system development, improve the baby’s positioning and birth outcome, prevent difficult labor (dystocia), help control nausea, and relieve general aches and pains experienced in pregnancy. Additionally, the Webster has a reported 82% success rate of babies turning vertex, of which is optimal for delivery.