Back Pain

Neck is Pain more than neck pain

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_blurb _builder_version=”3.8.1″ title=”Sensorimotor integration”] As well as making you miserable and grumpy – neck pain is believed to affect learning new tasks, skills or activities. So if people only had recurrent or mild pain episodes would chiropractic manipulation affect the ability to learn how to accurately improve these tasks? Absolutely, https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0193413  this article indicates …

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Being a part of your healthcare team

How does a Chiropractor become a part of your healthcare team? Firstly you are the centerpiece, next and most commonly the lead Healthcare provider is your GP. GPs have access to Specialists, Prescription medications, Vaccinations, and broad knowledge of health complaints. As a Chiropractor, I have a narrow width of interest but deeper knowledge in …

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Clinical Compass

As Evidence Based Care becomes crucial for patient centered outcomes, Clinical Compass is setting the benchmark for Chiropractic Clinical Guidelines. Easy to understand patient care plans flowcharts that indicate when to proceed with care, when to refer, when to co-manage the patient can easily see what the steps will be. http://clinicalcompass.org/clinical-guidelines

Head eye vestibular rehab and decreasing concussion symptoms

Eye movements are intrinsic to moving and doing normal living activities. But eye movements are also the window to spine function too. Because head-eye-neck-upper limb movements are wired together via the Tectospinal tract when eye movements lose their smoothness, accuracy, speed.  If there is a breakdown in the reflex head and eye movements known as …

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Posturography; what is it and why?

The Lumbar spine has a weight bearing role, approximately 84% is carried by the vertebrae and discs and remaining 16%  by the facet joints and lamina. A common development over time is the degeneration or loss of height of the intervertebral disc (IVD) this can alter the weight bearing to posterior components being facet joints. This …

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Spine Care

Primary Spine Care As a Chiropractor my interest is focused on the Spine.  Primary Spine Care such as; Rehabilitating Disc injuries, Sciatica, Pelvic injuries, Radiating arm or leg pain, Referred pain from inflamed discs or facet joints is a specific topic, similar in concept to Dental Care. The interplay between the Nervous,  Muscular and skeletal …

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