Posts made in June, 2015

How do you know if you have a good chiropractor

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in Back Pain, Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care | 0 comments

Everyone likes to think that they have the best chiropractor. Unless you’ve been to a number of chiropractors, it can be difficult to know if you have the best chiropractor. I’ve had many patients come to me after going to their chiro for years, and come to the realization that the care that they have been getting has been sub-par. I’ve compiled a list of what I believe makes a good well rounded chiropractor. This list is also dependent on what you are actually looking for and need, which can be different for everyone and their situation. 1.  How much time does your Chiropractor spend with you? I recently had a patient who was seeing another chiropractor tell me...

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Worried about whiplash?

Posted by on Jun 25, 2015 in auto accidents, Chiropractic Care, Neck Pain | 0 comments

Worried about whiplash?

Worried about whiplash? Check for these 5 common symptoms: Unexplained aches & weaknesses Headaches Energy or mood distrubance Pain radiating down your arm Neck Pain or stiffness Many times after an auto accident you know immediately.   You go to turn your head and a stinging pain shoots out.   Aching and tightness soon fallow and their is no doubt you have experienced whiplash. Other times you are unsure.  Everything happens so quickly and your adrenaline is pumping and your neck may feel stiff but pain hasn’t set in.   A day or two later you notice headaches or numbness or tingling down the arms or maybe that you are just fatigued.  These are all...

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Can Chiropractic Care Improve Your Golf Game?

Posted by on Jun 22, 2015 in Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractic News, sports chiropractic | 0 comments

Can Chiropractic Care Improve Your Golf Game?

Can Chiropractic Improve Your Golf Game? “Chiropractic care aims to help improve posture and flexibility, two components of longer and more powerful drives.”     Just minutes after Jordan Spieth won the 2015 masters he began thanking all the people who had helped make his dream come possible.  Jordan began by thanking his family and his caddy he thanked his swing coach and then he thanked his Chiropractor.   Jordan knows that under chiropractic care he was able to reach the top of his game.  Jordan Spieth is not alone in the world of top professional athletes that have endorsed chiropractic care in helping them reach their top level of...

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5 Things To Change To Prevent Tech Neck!

Posted by on Jun 16, 2015 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Forward Head Posture, headaches, Neck Pain, Uncategorized | 0 comments

5 Things To Change To Prevent Tech Neck!

5 things to change to prevent tech neck!   In last weeks post we talked about tech neck and how it can negatively affect your health.   Postural changes associated with tech neck can be difficult to correct and take quite a bit of work.   Tech neck is really a case where an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.   As promised we have we have put together a lists of things you can start doing now to avoid and prevent tech neck. 1. Get  your computer monitor at eye level.   The first thing to look for if you think you could be developing tech neck is where your computer monitor is located.  For most people the monitor is located below eye level.  ...

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Tech Neck

Posted by on Jun 9, 2015 in Forward Head Posture, headaches, Neck Pain | 0 comments

Tech Neck

Tech Neck Part 1     Over the past several months I have noticed a trend in national media covering an emerging health and beauty concern called “tech neck”.   Stories have chronicled how you get tech neck, how it negatively effects your health and appearance, and of coarse simple solutions to beat prevent tech neck.    You can see examples media coverage  here, here, and here.   Tech neck for those that are not familiar is a term used to describe the changes in the posture of your neck due to our increased use of technical devices (computers, tablets, phones and so on.)     The negative effects of tech neck are numerous and range...

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