Dr. Darlene Buan-Basit

Chiropractor, Stott Pilates Instructor, Certified Yoga Teacher & Acupuncture Provider

Dr. Buan-Basit examines and treats MSK conditions using chiropractic techniques of adjustments and mobilization, soft tissue techniques, acupuncture and exercise rehabilitation to help individuals in pain recover and become stronger. Dr. Buan-Basit is also a pediatric chiropractor that supports breastfeeding families by working closely with lactation consultants, doulas, midwives and pediatricians to help the mother and baby overcome challenges. After a specialized history and exam focusing on the birth and current feeding situation, Dr. Buan-Basit treats specific issues that may be contributing to challenges. These include but are not limited to tongue ties, tortacollis, traumatic births and blocked ducts.

Dr. Buan-Basit provides exercise rehabilitation to complex conditions such as stenosis, fibromyalgia, and other chronic pain conditions. She uses therapeutic pilates techniques including inversion therapy to mobilize and stabilize weak and stiff areas. Specific treatments are also provided to individuals when they are in too much pain to move. Pediatric services such as managing breastfeeding challenges with babies from tongue ties to tortacollis, and helping mother’s blocked ducts/blebs. By using the gentlest technique of cranial sacral therapy, Dr. Buan-Basit can help improve baby’s motor skills for breastfeeding. Dr. Buan-Basit also assists mom’s recovering from the pregnancy and birth trauma.