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Clement Chiropractic

475 S 50th St, Ste 700
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265

Dr. Andrew Clement

Meet Dr. Andrew Clement

Dr. Clement is a Des Moines native, born and raised. He attended Drake University for his undergrad degree and received his doctorate in chiropractic from Northwestern Health Sciences University in MN. He is married to Katie Clement, owner of Something Blue in Ankeny. Together, they enjoy spending time with their two dogs, Sage and Olive and are excited to be welcoming Baby Clement summer of 2021! In his spare time (soon to be limited), Dr. Andrew enjoys spending time outdoors camping and exploring the small town treasures of Iowa while trying out their local eateries and entertainment.

With over 13 years of experience, Dr. Clement has helped thousands of suffering individuals get back to living a happy, healthy, better quality of life. Our practice focuses on ensuring your nervous system is working as optimally as possible by utilizing CoreScore technology. This is technology was initially developed by NASA and is utilized to assess underlying nerve interference through 3 separate computerized spinal scans.

Softwave harnesses your body's own natural healing potential by recruiting your very own cells to migrate to the treatment area, initiating true tissue regeneration. Softwave works by creating an electrohydraulic soundwave that penetrates musculoskeletal conditions at 3,355mph mimicking an injury without causing injury, there by activating true healing. Unlike other invasive procedures, there is no "down time" or "recovery" from this treatment and pain relief is immediate. Our West Des Moines location serves all surrounding areas; West Des Moines, Waukee, Des Moines, Johnston, Clive, Urbandale, Grimes and beyond.

About Us

Clement Chiropractic’s core is centered around a properly functioning nervous system. We utilize state of the art scanning technology that is able to assess what your nervous system may not be telling you. With this valuable information and further diagnostic imaging such as x-rays, we are able to formulate a comprehensive plan that best suites your health goals. We perform “hands-on” manual adjustments and may also utilize instruments such as an Activator as needed.

“Do I Need Chiropractic Care?” The easy answer, “YES!” We specialize in a variety of conditions. However, we want to emphasize that the absence of pain does not necessarily mean the presence of HEALTH! Pain can be misleading, the last to show, and first to go. At your first appointment, we will perform a series of scans that will allow us to see any underlying issues that may not have reached that “pain” stage yet. This is where chiropractic care can play an important role in your overall health and wellbeing. If you do suffer from pain, we recommend that you follow the treatment plan as recommended by Dr. Clement. He knows what it takes on the journey to health. Once we obtain your health goals, we’ll recommend a wellness plan that will help you maintain your health, so you don’t find yourself at the “bottom of the hill” again. After all, “The Preservation of Health is Easier than the Cure of the Disease”.

Dr. Clement and his staff are awesome. I have had my share of back issues over the years and Dr. Clements adjustments and other services have provided a lot of relief.

I started seeing Dr. Clement when I lived in West Des Moines. The office is super easy to get to and the front desk attendant is super nice. When talking to Dr. Clement you can tell he genuinely cares for his patients.

934 ★★★★★ Reviews and Counting!

Schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment at Clement Chiropractic

This New Patient Special includes a medical assessment and one SoftWave treatment session. Clinics performing SoftWave therapy are independently owned and operated, and set their own pricing for a full SoftWave treatment plan which can range from 6 to 12 sessions. By submitting the form you are consenting to receive updates and marketing communications from SoftWave via text message, email, or phone call, using an artificially generated voice.

SoftWave FAQs

  • What results should I expect from SoftWave Therapy?

    If you are a candidate for treatment, SoftWave therapy can provide both immediate and long-lasting results. After one SoftWave session, patients typically experience a 20-50% reduction in pain and improvement in mobility, lasting from a few hours to several days. Some patients require multiple sessions before experiencing improvement.

    To determine if SoftWave is a suitable treatment for you, schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment, where you will receive one SoftWave treatment session, and the provider will assess whether further treatment is appropriate.

    Unlike pain medications and injections, SoftWave treatment seeks to activate the body’s natural healing process at the cellular level to deliver genuine and long-lasting results.

  • What is the SoftWave treatment process like?

    SoftWave is a fast and convenient non-invasive procedure that usually lasts 10-15 minutes, with no downtime required for recovery. First, ultrasound gel is applied, then the SoftWave device is gently placed to deliver shock waves to the injured area. Most patients feel a gentle tapping or pulsing sensation, while some patients may experience mild pain or discomfort. The use of anesthesia or numbing agents is not necessary. Effective communication with the provider during treatment can help identify treatment hotspots and track progress.

    Click to see what SoftWave treatment looks like in action.

  • Where can I go to get SoftWave therapy?

    SoftWave therapy is performed by licensed clinicians at doctors’ offices, chiropractic and physical therapy clinics, and medical centers across the United States. Click to find a SoftWave provider in your area.

  • Who is a candidate for treatment?

    SoftWave is a viable treatment for most individuals experiencing one of the conditions listed here. To determine if SoftWave is a suitable treatment for you, schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment, where you will receive one SoftWave treatment session and the provider can assess your condition. If you experience slight pain or discomfort during the session, it may actually be an indication that the injured area will benefit from additional sessions.

    Is SoftWave therapy safe with prescription medication?

    SoftWave therapy can be safely combined with prescription medication in most cases.

    Is SoftWave therapy safe after surgery?

    SoftWave therapy is generally safe after surgery, depending on the type of surgery performed. In fact, it is commonly used to accelerate healing and post-surgical rehabilitation. Some doctors even use SoftWave in the operating room immediately after surgery, to activate the body’s healing process.

    Is SoftWave safe with metal in your body?

    SoftWave therapy is safe for patients with metal in their body, such as pins, plates, or joint replacements.

    Is SoftWave safe with a blood pressure condition?

    Yes, Softwave is generally safe for patients with blood pressure conditions, like high or low blood pressure.

    Who is NOT a candidate for SoftWave therapy?

    SoftWave therapy is not suitable for individuals who are pregnant, have a pacemaker, or have cancer. At your first appointment, the provider can further discuss any conditions that would impact your ability to receive therapy.

  • Does SoftWave therapy have side effects?

    Side effects from SoftWave therapy are minimal and non-restrictive. SoftWave does not cause bruising or swelling, although some patients may experience slight redness and soreness that typically subsides within one to two days. While recovery downtime is not usually needed, we recommend avoiding high-impact movements or exercise for the first 24-48 hours.

  • What conditions and injuries are treated by SoftWave therapy?

    SoftWave therapy treats an array of conditions, injuries and symptoms, including:

    • Joint and muscle pain like knee, shoulder, and lower back pain
    • Overuse injuries like plantar fasciitis, achilles tendinitis, and jumpers knee
    • Orthopedic conditions like carpal tunnel, meniscus tears, and soft tissue injuries
    • Ulcers, wounds, burns
    • Neuropathies
    • Post-surgical healing

    This list grows each year as new applications are discovered for this breakthrough technology.

    View the full list of conditions treated by SoftWave therapy.