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The Main Differences Between Chiropractors and Physical Therapists

Chiropractic, Physical Therapy | Apr 13, 2021

The Main Differences Between Chiropractors and Physical Therapists

When you’re suffering from musculoskeletal problems, the path to recovery can often be long and complex. Most people will use a variety of treatments on this path, from home remedies to medication to physical therapy and chiropractic care. Until you become familiar with these options, many people think of chiropractic care and physical therapy as […]

Neurologist vs. Neurosurgeon – Who Do I Need to See

Neurology | Apr 8, 2021

Neurologist vs. Neurosurgeon – Who Do I Need to See?

Neurology is a medical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that impact the brain and nervous system, including the spinal cord, blood vessels, muscles, and nerves. When you are in need of these kinds of services, there are two doctors you may be sent to- a neurologist and a neurosurgeon. Both […]

Possible Causes of Elbow Pain after a Car Accident

After An Accident | Apr 6, 2021

Possible Causes of Elbow Pain after a Car Accident

Car accidents can cause serious injuries even when you are properly restrained while wearing your seat belt. While a seat belt is designed to prevent you from being ejected from the vehicle during a crash, it can only do so much to prevent your body from experiencing an injury. Arm injuries are common because of […]

What You Need to Know About Going Back to Work After a Car Accident

After An Accident | Apr 1, 2021

What You Need to Know About Going Back to Work after a Car Accident

Sometimes a car accident can leave you with injuries that affect your ability to return to work. If you’ve been in a car accident, you might assume you can go right back to work, but then your injuries have left you with limited mobility or requiring a significant recovery period. It helps to know what […]

The Best Candidates for Decompression Therapy

Chiropractic | Mar 29, 2021

The Best Candidates for Decompression Therapy – Who It Helps Most

Chronic back pain can really take a toll on your daily life. If you have already tried non-invasive approaches to help treat your back pain but are not experiencing long-term relief then you may want to talk to your chiropractor about minimally-invasive spinal decompression therapy. Decompression therapy has been known to help with back pain […]

The History of Orthopedics

Orthopedics | Mar 25, 2021

The History of Orthopedics

Orthopedics, also referred to as orthopedic surgery, is a type of medical treatment that involves the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedists are medical doctors who use non-surgical and surgical approaches to treating musculoskeletal disorders, injuries, and diseases. Orthopedic doctors are highly specialized practitioners who diagnose and develop treatment plans for musculoskeletal injuries, diseases, and disorders. If you […]

Strange Things That May Happen after a Chiropractic Adjustment

Chiropractic | Mar 22, 2021

Strange Things That May Happen after a Chiropractic Adjustment

If you are visiting a chiropractor for the first time then you might wonder about how your body will react to this type of care. Chiropractic is a safe, natural, and non-invasive approach to treatment and recovery for all kinds of illnesses and injuries. If you are worried about “feeling worse” afterward then it helps […]

The Hidden Dangers of Whiplash

Whiplash | Mar 17, 2021

The Hidden Dangers of Whiplash

Most people are familiar with whiplash. As the most common injury sustained in car accidents, it’s seen often and even a term used to describe other, similar feelings. In most cases, whiplash is an uncomfortable yet treatable injury and is not considered a long term problem. However, whiplash can be more complicated than it looks, […]

Why Do Joints Develop Arthritis

Joint Pain | Mar 15, 2021

Why Do Joints Develop Arthritis?

For many people, arthritis is a natural consequence of growing up- age, genetics, and gender can all make you more susceptible to the condition. However, there are other environmental factors that increase your chances of developing arthritis in the joints. As you start to notice symptoms, you may want to meet with a knee doctor […]

Can Back Pain Impact My Digestion

Back Pain | Mar 11, 2021

Can Back Pain Impact My Digestion?

Our health is impacted by a variety of factors that all interact with each other. Rarely is there a condition that has a single, isolated cause. This is why it can be important to identify the root cause of your health problems and address them there. Symptoms in one area of your body may be […]

How to Maximize the Benefits of Your Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy | Mar 9, 2021

How to Maximize the Benefits of Your Physical Therapy

Once you begin physical therapy, you will determine a set of goals for your movement and health that you are working towards. Whether you’re recovering from an injury, healing after surgery, or just addressing chronic pain, physical therapy can help you return to life as usual. While most people are anxious for this to happen […]

Can You Get Nerve Damage from a Car Accident

After An Accident | Mar 5, 2021

Can You Get Nerve Damage from a Car Accident?

If you’ve been in a car accident recently and are experiencing any tingling or numbness, these are considered signs and symptoms of nerve issues. Most people associate car accidents with injuries like broken bones, cuts, scrapes, and bruises. However, many injuries can happen internally and should be taken very seriously. While scrapes and bruises are […]

Is It Normal to Have High Blood Pressure After a Car Accident

After An Accident | Mar 3, 2021

Is It Normal to Have High Blood Pressure After a Car Accident?

After a traumatic experience like a car accident, the body can react in a variety of ways. This may include injuries that are visible to you, but often it can also have an impact on internal systems and functions. One of the reasons it’s important to seek medical care after a car accident is so […]

Top 5 Treatments You May Receive in Orthopedic Physiotherapy

Orthopedics | Mar 1, 2021

Top 5 Treatments You May Receive in Orthopedic Physiotherapy

Whether you have suffered an injury as a result of playing sports or a car crash or you have a chronic condition you are seeking to manage, you may find yourself visiting an orthopedic physiotherapist. Your treatment at this provider will be focused on helping you to build or rebuild strength, flexibility, and range of […]

Should You See a Chiropractor or Physical Therapist for Back Pain

Back Pain | Feb 10, 2021

Should You See a Chiropractor or Physical Therapist for Back Pain?

Every day, people experience back pain for a wide variety of reasons. It may come from a sports injury, from lifting a heavy object, from a traumatic fall or car accident, or simply from sitting all day at a computer desk for your job. In any case, back pain is never fun and can lead […]

What Happens If Spinal Stenosis Goes Untreated

Spine Care | Feb 9, 2021

What Happens If Spinal Stenosis Goes Untreated?

In medical terms, a narrowing of any passage in the body is referred to as stenosis. This can occur in the spine when either the spinal cord narrows or the bone passage where spinal nerves sit narrows. While this can lead to pain and discomfort or prevent normal activities, there is treatment available. Spinal stenosis […]

Will Whiplash Show Up on an MRI

After An Accident, Whiplash | Feb 8, 2021

Will Whiplash Show Up on an MRI?

You are likely familiar with the term whiplash, referring to an injury that is common after car accidents. The term whiplash is even used metaphorically, to describe the feeling of moving between two thoughts or positions quickly. However, not everyone understands how whiplash actually occurs or what damage it causes to the body. If you […]

Can You Do Too Much Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy | Feb 7, 2021

Can You Do Too Much Physical Therapy?

Everyone’s reason for needing physical therapy is different, and you may have some questions or concerns regarding your physical therapy treatment. Whether you are recovering from a car accident or sports injury, preparing for surgery or recovering from one, or utilizing physical therapy for a different reason, it can be key to helping you experience […]

How to Rehabilitate after a Car Accident

After An Accident | Feb 6, 2021

How to Rehabilitate after a Car Accident

When you’ve been in a car accident, you might experience pain and discomfort for days or even weeks after the accident. But you shouldn’t have to live with chronic pain in addition to the frustrations that come along with dealing with everything that comes after an accident. While there is no such thing as cutting […]

Is Spinal Decompression Safe for Your Spine

Back Pain, Spine Care | Feb 5, 2021

Is Spinal Decompression Safe for Your Spine?

When it comes to back pain, millions of Americans seek out all types of treatment options in hopes of lasting relief. However, more and more people are looking for treatment options that are less invasive and hoping to avoid expensive surgeries that come with long recovery periods and medications that can do more harm than […]

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