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Category Archives: Chiropractic

Chiropractic | May 16, 2016

Chiropractors and Orthopedic Doctors Working Together

The fields of orthopedics and chiropractic are being used together more frequently in order to provide a well-rounded practice to patients. Both professions treat patients who have problems with the musculoskeletal system, including bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles. These professions overlap in terms of the areas of the body in which they treat. Due to […]

Chiropractic | Nov 14, 2016

5 Tips for Stress Free Family Driving During the Holidays 

  Getting the whole family loaded and in the car for a holiday trip is an exciting occasion that takes a monumental effort. When you are on the road it’s easy to breathe a sigh of relief – until you remember something you forgot or hit traffic on the way to your destination. Still, more […]

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 9, 2017

Taking Proper Care Of Yourself After A Car Accident In Atlanta

A car accident can be a physically and emotionally traumatic experience depending on the extent of the damage. In the midst of the chaos that surrounds a car accident, it can be tough to think clearly about how you should react and move forward.

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 16, 2017

The Health Effects of Concussions Caused By Auto Accidents In Atlanta

Concussions and head wounds are severe injuries that can occur even during low-speed auto accidents. Although car manufacturers have done a great job incorporating more comprehensive safety features into vehicles, the safest component – the seat belt – is only intended to protect your chest and torso. Your head remains rather defenseless during a crash, […]

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 23, 2017

Spinal Stenosis – Symptoms and How We Treat It

Spinal stenosis is a painful back condition that is defined as a narrowing of the spinal canal. The spinal canal is home to your spinal cord as well as a collection of nerves and nerve roots, so it’s no surprise that compression of the canal can cause severe pain, discomfort, and disability.

Chiropractic | Apr 5, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Painful Hand Conditions

Your hands are made up of complex systems that you rely upon to perform everything from picking up a cup to playing a musical instrument. Because of this, it should not come as a surprise that hand pain is one of the most common chronic conditions Americans experience, especially with the number of jobs that […]

Chiropractic | Jan 29, 2018

Managing Pain On Your Own?

Americans use narcotics to treat pain more than any other country in the world. In fact, over 80 percent of the world’s opioid supply is transported to the United States and used to fulfill 300 million prescriptions each year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 46 people die each day from […]

Chiropractic | Jan 11, 2019

Approaching An ACL Injury With Atlanta’s Orthopedic Experts

When you sustain an ACL tear, the first symptom you may experience is a popping feeling or sound coming from your knee. Following this, you will experience debilitating pain that prevents you from continuing your athletic pursuits, swelling that occurs shortly after the injury, and instability and poor flexibility of the affected knee, especially when […]

How Physiotherapy Can Help You | AICA Orthopedics

Chiropractic | Aug 12, 2019

How Physiotherapy Can Help You

Orthopedic physiotherapy focuses on treating injuries or disorders associated with the skeletal system and associated muscles, joints, and ligaments.   This type of care also focuses on the pre and post-operative rehabilitation of the hip, shoulder, and knee. A physiotherapist will first provide their patients with an initial assessment, and then, based on the results of […]

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Chiropractic | Aug 28, 2019

Learn All About Us!

Due to advances in orthopedic medicine, conditions that years ago would have debilitated people are now being treated with cutting edge technology and changing the lives of so many people. Orthopedic medicine focuses on the musculoskeletal system, which is the body’s bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves, and orthopedists work to treat the injuries or […]

How Chiropractic Treatment Provides Relief in Personal Injury Cases | AICA Orthopedics

Chiropractic, Legal | Oct 4, 2019

How Chiropractic Treatment Provides Relief in Personal Injury Cases

When an injury occurs, your life can become altered in a way that you never expected. When injuries are sustained due to car accidents, slips, and falls or workplace injuries, you may be a victim of someone else’s negligence and therefore entitled to file a claim.

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Chiropractic, Orthopedics, Spine Care | Oct 18, 2019

What Kind of Doctor Helps with Spinal Issues?

If you’ve got a problem with your spine, you may be surprised at the type of doctor you’re sent to for consultation and treatment. Unlike some parts of the body, there isn’t one specific spine doctor out there.   Instead, there are a number of different specialists who can treat spinal conditions. The type of […]

When To Call A Chiropractor About Hip Pain | AICA Orthopedics

Chiropractic, Hip Pain | Nov 13, 2019

When To Call A Chiropractor About Hip Pain

Hip pain can manifest in a variety of ways, whether it be from working out or through an injury sustained in an auto accident.

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Chiropractic | Nov 20, 2019

What Is the Difference Between a Chiropractor and an Orthopedic Doctor?

If you have an injury, illness, chronic pain, or some other disorder that might cause you to seek out a musculoskeletal expert, you might be considering your options between visiting a chiropractor or an orthopedic doctor in Atlanta. Understanding the differences between the two disciplines can really benefit you in your decision-making process.   It […]

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Accident FAQS, Chiropractic, Whiplash | Dec 2, 2019

Can A Chiropractor Treat Whiplash?

Whiplash is one of the injuries that will most frequently be seen following a traumatic incident like a car accident or a fall. Because it is such a commonplace injury, many people think it is simply something to be expected when they are involved in an accident. As a result, they fail to seek proper […]

Who To See Following An Accident | AICA Orthopedics

Accident FAQS, Chiropractic, Orthopedics | Dec 4, 2019

Who To See Following An Accident

If injured in an auto accident, seeking treatment is a must but who do you see? If you suffer injuries should you make an appointment with an Atlanta orthopedic doctor or a chiropractor? As each injury is unique, the answer to that question may vary.

Chiropractic | Dec 23, 2019

Lifelong Benefits of Chiropractic Care

It’s common to visit a chiropractor for back or neck pain. Yes, chiropractors indeed specialize in spinal health, but there’s so much more involved in chiropractic care than just correcting spinal alignment for back and neck pain relief.   Spinal health contributes to overall health and can positively impact the whole body. Regular visits to […]

5 Incredible Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic | Jan 21, 2020

5 Incredible Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care

Regular visits to an Atlanta chiropractor have been shown to vastly improve health and overall wellness. But it’s not just a service for adults. Children also receive amazing benefits from chiropractic care on a regular basis. As adults, we can recognize when our bodies aren’t functioning as they should. Maybe we suffer from chronic pain, […]

5 Reasons the Elderly Should See a Chiropractor

Chiropractic | Jan 22, 2020

5 Reasons the Elderly Should See a Chiropractor

Chiropractic care is quickly gaining momentum as a top way to take care of your body and promote a healthy lifestyle. It might not be a new concept for many, but for the older generation, it can be an entirely new idea and one that they have never heard of before. For those getting on […]

What Ailments Do Chiropractors Treat

Chiropractic | Feb 18, 2020

What Ailments Do Chiropractors Treat?

If you are experiencing back or neck pain, you may seek out an Atlanta chiropractor for an adjustment. However, what you might not realize is just how many other health concerns can be addressed by chiropractic care. Chiropractic care and techniques are a valued part of a holistic approach to patient care. Chiropractors can address […]

Is It Normal to Feel Worse After Seeing a Chiropractor

Chiropractic | Jul 13, 2020

Is It Normal to Feel Worse After Seeing a Chiropractor?

Chiropractic care is well known for reducing pain, particularly neck and back pain. Many people seek out chiropractic care to help them recover from a car accident, get rid of recurring headaches and migraines, or to help with things like sciatica and herniated discs. Chiropractors are experts in the skeletal and central nervous systems, and […]

Which Doctor Should I See After a Car Accident

Chiropractic | Jul 20, 2020

Which Doctor Should I See After a Car Accident?

If you or a loved one has been in a car accident, you may be wondering which doctor you should see depending on your injury and why. Depending on the severity of your injuries, you may end up in the emergency room or you might find yourself first noticing more pain symptoms a few days […]

What to Expect When Going to the Chiropractor for the First Time

Chiropractic | Jul 21, 2020

What to Expect When Going to the Chiropractor for the First Time

Many people feel a lot of stress when it comes to any kind of medical appointment, and this can be amplified for a new experienced. If you’ve been to an orthopedic doctor but not a chiropractor, you may wonder how similar or different the chiropractor may be to that experience. If you search the internet, […]

Are Chiropractors as Good as Other Doctors

Chiropractic | Aug 11, 2020

Are Chiropractors as Good as Other Doctors?

If you have ever complained of back or neck pain, it has likely been suggested that you visit a chiropractor. While many people enjoy the benefits of chiropractic care, others are skeptical and fear that a chiropractor doesn’t boast the same credentials as an orthopedic specialist or another medical doctor. There are common misconceptions around […]

Can Chiropractic Care Help Me Sleep Better

Chiropractic, Orthopedics | Aug 12, 2020

Can Chiropractic Care Help Me Sleep Better?

Sleep disorders are a broad category, made up of issues both falling and staying asleep, and an estimated 50 to 70 million Americans struggle with at least one form of a sleep disorder. Trouble sleeping is not just an inconvenience, but can also be dangerous and cause a host of more serious issues. Before letting […]

What Exactly Does a Chiropractor Do

Chiropractic | Sep 2, 2020

What Exactly Does a Chiropractor Do?

Many people know that a chiropractor is recommended if you experience back pain, or may be vaguely familiar with the practice, but not understand what a chiropractor actually does. If it has been recommended you seek out chiropractic in Atlanta, you may want to understand why chiropractors are beneficial and what you can expect before […]

Can Chiropractic Care Relieve Stress

Chiropractic | Sep 11, 2020

Can Chiropractic Care Relieve Stress?

Even when everything seems to be going as expected, most of us will experience stress in our daily life. But for some people, this stress goes beyond a daily annoyance and can become a debilitating problem, so much so that anxiety disorders are believed to be the leading cause of disability in the world. While […]

Don’t Forget to Ask Your Doctor These 6 Questions

Chiropractic, Injuries | Sep 22, 2020

Don’t Forget to Ask Your Doctor These 6 Questions

After experiencing a car accident, it is important to visit an orthopedic doctor who specializes in injuries sustained during a car crash. Not only will your insurance claim require you to visit a doctor, but they will also be able to help you understand your car accident injuries and develop an effective plan for recovery. […]

3 Reasons Why Our Chiropractors Sometimes Recommend Surgery

Chiropractic | Oct 7, 2020

3 Reasons Why Our Chiropractors Sometimes Recommend Surgery

When you suffer any sort of back pain or injury, visiting a chiropractor should be your first course of action. Chiropractors take a natural and safe approach to caring for the spine, focusing on keeping the spine properly aligned so that the nervous system can function optimally and keep the body healthy. Typically, chiropractors are […]

Why You Should See A Chiropractor If You Have A Strenuous Job

Chiropractic | Oct 8, 2020

Why You Should See A Chiropractor If You Have A Strenuous Job

Does your job have you to stay on your feet all day or require significant physical exertion? Do you come home from a stressful day at work and find yourself reaching for an ice pack? All these experiences at your job can put significant strain and stress on your whole body. Jobs that have strenuous […]

How Much Does Chiropractic Care Cost

Chiropractic | Oct 27, 2020

How Much Does Chiropractic Care Cost?

Whether you’ve been injured in a car accident and are suffering from back pain or neck injuries, or you are looking for chiropractic care to address a number of other health concerns, you are likely also wondering how much it is going to cost. After an injury or health concern, you may meet with an […]

Should You Work Out After a Chiropractic Adjustment

Chiropractic | Nov 16, 2020

Should You Work Out After a Chiropractic Adjustment?

Whether you are going to a chiropractor for preventative care or for treatment for car accident injuries, it is important to discuss your exercise regimen with your chiropractor. Chiropractic care is all about identifying misalignments in the spine and using gentle, natural techniques to adjust your vertebrae into their proper positioning. A healthy, properly aligned […]

7 Signs You Need to See a Chiropractor

Chiropractic | Nov 18, 2020

7 Signs You Need to See a Chiropractor

The most common reason people seek out the care of a chiropractor is neck and back pain or injuries- which are both great reasons to see a spinal expert. Many people who visit for these reasons are surprised to find that there are a large number of benefits to visiting an orthopedic clinic, as spinal […]

How long should I see a chiropractor for whiplash

Chiropractic, Whiplash | Jan 4, 2021

How Long Should I See a Chiropractor for Whiplash?

One of the things you may hear when seeking out chiropractic care is that the treatments can go on for a long time. While this is true in some cases, the length of treatment depends on your protocol and the reason you are seeking care. Chiropractic treatments may also last longer because their goal is […]

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