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Chiropractic care for kids Mar 3rd, 2020

Did you know that your kids can get adjusted too? Chiropractors have been caring for kids for more than 100 years.  Many childhood ailments respond well to this safe, natural form of healthcare. Why do kids need chiropractic care? A child encounters many physical stresses during their growing years. The...

What is shockwave therapy & how can it help me? Feb 1st, 2020

In 1980 shockwaves were used in medicine for the first time with extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy to break up kidney stones. Fast forward a few years, and now shock waves are being used for a number of different conditions in health care, including soft tissue injuries.  How does this therapy...

New Years Resolutions & Exercise Dec 30th, 2019

Many of our patients have exercise goals in the new year. Increasing your physical activity can do wonders for your health. Mayo Clinic lists the top benefits of regular exercise as: weight control; prevention and management health conditions including stroke, metabolic syndrome, high blood pressure, stroke, type 2 diabetes, depression,...

How to manage soft tissue injuries without surgery Dec 1st, 2019

What is shockwave therapy? A multidisciplinary device used in orthopedics, physical therapy, sports medicine, urology and veterinary medicine.  It's main assets are fast pain relief and mobility restoration. How does it work? Shockwave is an acoustic wave which carries high energy to painful spots and musculoskeletal tissues, subacute, subchronic and...

How to follow an anti-inflammatory diet Nov 1st, 2019

As chiropractors, we focus on the musculo-skeletal system of the body. Every day we see patients with all sorts of acute injuries and chronic conditions like back pain, neck pain, headaches, tendintis etc. Through adjustments, myofascial work, acupuncture and physical modalities like cold laser and shockwave therapy, we can quickly...

Spinal Health Tips Sep 26th, 2019

In honor of National Chiropractic Health Month, in this month's post, we will focusing on keeping your spine healthy.  A healthy spine is an often over-looked and essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately 80% of the population suffers from spinal pain at some point during their life.  Below are...

Backpack Safety Aug 12th, 2019

Backpack Safety Set your child up for success this school year! With the new school year upon us, one of the most common questions we get as chiropractors at this time of year is about backpacks. Young children are suffering from back pain much earlier than previous generations and the...

Back Pain Relief May 6th, 2019

Once, is for back pain. Approximately 80% of adults will have low back pain at some point in their lives. On every patient’s first appointment, we perform a health history and thorough examination to determine the cause of your back pain and make specific treatment recommendations at that time. The...