The Pettibon System of Chiropractic and Spinal Rejuvenation

The Pettibon System of Chiropractic and Spinal Rejuvenation Studies show that disc disease is the most common cause of back pain and costs Americans over $65 billion annually. Roughly 700,000 Americans receive spinal surgery every year and the costs begin around $25,000 and can range to over $100,000 for surgically implanted rods or other fusion … Read more

TLSO Back Brace

TLSO Back Brace The initials TLSO are an acronym that means Thoracolumbar Sacral Orthosis. It is used primarily for children who have scoliosis. This medical condition is a deformity of the child’s spine, which causes a sideways C- or S-shaped curvature of their spine. As many as twenty-five percent have scoliosis but only about three … Read more

What Does a Chiropractor Do?

What Does a Chiropractor Do? A chiropractor conducts a diagnosis on patients who are suffering from neck or back pain and recommends a treatment method needed to alleviate that predicament. The treatment may be in the form of exercise, massage therapy or spinal decompression therapy just to mention a few. The human spine contains thirty-three … Read more

About Osteopathy

About Osteopathy The most common question that inevitably gets asked by all those who are considering going to an Osteopath for help, is what is the difference between us and Chiropractors? I tend to answer that our objectives are the same in terms of the desire to restore the patient to the status quo that … Read more

How Spine Worx Works

How Spine Worx Works If your job is requiring you to travel a lot and it is causing you too much stress and chronic back pain, a Spine Worx Back Realignment system is a good companion. This back therapy device is handy and lightweight so you can actually take it wherever you go. Reviews Spine … Read more

Surprising Facts About Chiropractic Care

Surprising Facts About Chiropractic Care Here are some interesting facts that may just make you see chiropractic treatment in a whole new light: 1: Chiropractic care doesn’t just help back pain! Many patients seek the treatment for neck pain, headaches and a variety of other conditions. 2: Spinal manipulation has existed for at least 2500 … Read more

Treating Kyphosis – It’s True That People Get Shorter As They Age, Have You Ever Thought Why?

Treating Kyphosis – It’s True That People Get Shorter As They Age, Have You Ever Thought Why? One of the causes of this decrease in height is thoracic kyphosis, also known as a rounded upper back. What Is Kyphosis? Kyphosis occurs when there is the excessive curvature of the spine, eventually causing a hump-like appearance … Read more

Chiropractic Care For Scoliosis – Best Remedy Available

Chiropractic Care For Scoliosis – Best Remedy Available Scoliosis is one of the most feared bone diseases by many people. Sometimes scoliosis portrays the image of a relentless, painful and incurable disease. Scoliosis can cause partial paralysis as well and back surgery has a lower percentage of success compared to surgery on other parts of … Read more

Massage Therapy As a Treatment for Sciatica

Massage Therapy As a Treatment for Sciatica Massage therapy can provide tremendous relief for most any complaint that is musculo-skeletal in nature. And because massage therapy is a natural medicine, it has benefits beyond the obvious; indeed, massage can help you with improving your immune system and even relieving you of feelings of depression! One … Read more

Spine Surgery – Minimally Invasive Surgery For Head & Neck

Spine Surgery – Minimally Invasive Surgery For Head & Neck Minimally invasive head and neck surgery is a highly specialized technique for evaluating, diagnosing and treating benign or cancerous growths located within the head and neck using special instruments inserted through the nose (trans-nasally) and mouth (trans-orally). The benefits of minimally invasive head and neck … Read more