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Does Popping My Back Contribute to Sciatica

Sciatica | Oct 12, 2020

Does Popping My Back Contribute to Sciatica?

For people who struggle with sciatica pain, sometimes might you find yourself reaching for a quick solution to ease the discomfort at that moment and you try and pop your back. You might feel a bit of initial relief, but before you know if the pain is back just as before. Popping your back is […]

How Does a Doctor Treat an Injured Rib

Injuries | Oct 9, 2020

How Does a Doctor Treat an Injured Rib?

If you’ve experienced dislocating a rib as one of your car accident injuries, then you know just how painful it can be to even take a deep breath. Injuries to any part of your rib cage can be very scary because of how much pain you may experience with natural rhythms we take for granted, […]

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 […]

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 […]

3 Common Hand Injuries from Car Crashes

Accidents, Hand Pain | Oct 6, 2020

3 Common Hand Injuries from Car Crashes

We use our hands to do so much throughout our day and can tend to take them for granted until we experience an injury to one or both hands. In the case of a car crash, you may find yourself at the doctor’s office learning about how your hand injury may impact your daily life. […]

Spine Care | Oct 5, 2020

4 Ways to Prevent Degenerative Disc from Getting Worse

As you get older your body gradually begins to respond to the wear and tear it has experienced over the years. When it comes to your joints, wear and tear is common in the knees, hips, and also the spine. The vertebrae in your spine are each separated by a disc that provides cushioning, support, […]

How Long Does a Knee MRI Take

Imaging, Knee Pain | Oct 2, 2020

How Long Does a Knee MRI Take?

Did you know that knee pain is one of the most common health concerns that causes many to schedule an appointment with a knee doctor? That’s because knee pain can affect every aspect of your daily life, from walking and exercising to sitting and standing. The knee is a strong joint that bears the weight […]

How to Distinguish Between a Dislocation and a Sprain

Shoulder Pain | Oct 1, 2020

How to Distinguish Between a Dislocation and a Sprain

If you’ve been injured in an accident, you might be experiencing severe pain and it’s scary to think you might even have a broken bone! That’s why it is so important to seek medical care from an orthopedic specialist who can help assess your car accident injury and determine what is really going on. Injuries […]

Why Spine Care Is Important After an Accident

Accident FAQS, Spine Care | Sep 25, 2020

Why Spine Care Is Important After an Accident

Medical care is an expected part of a car accident, especially if you have suffered from any injuries. You may picture an emergency room and broken bones- while those can be common, many people underestimate the importance of seeking chiropractic care after an event like this. Focusing on realignment of the spine and spinal decompression […]

When Should I Get an MRI

Imaging | Sep 24, 2020

When Should I Get an MRI?

In the world of diagnostic imaging, MRIs have offered a revolutionary new way of scanning the body for injuries, particularly back injuries. An MRI, which stands for magnetic resonance imaging, is able to construct pictures of the tissues inside of the body, allowing doctors to discover the root cause of issues and create plans for […]

What Causes Sciatica to Flare Up

Sciatica | Sep 23, 2020

What Causes Sciatica to Flare Up?

Most people have experienced back pain at some point and are familiar with the throbbing or piercing discomfort, but if you have experienced sciatica, you are used to the shooting pains associated with the condition. Sciatica begins with a lower back pain and radiates through the buttocks, down the back of your legs. When this […]

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. […]

Will Nerve Damage Show Up on an MRI

Imaging, Neurology | Sep 21, 2020

Will Nerve Damage Show Up on an MRI?

In addition to the pain you may experience as a result of nerve damage, it can also be frustrating to try and diagnose the source of the issue. You may have undergone a number of tests and spoken to many specialists to try and address your pain. Because there are over one hundred types of […]

Here’s How an MRI Can Find Brain Damage

Imaging | Sep 18, 2020

Here’s How an MRI Can Find Brain Damage

After a car accident, you may be so concerned with lawyers, insurance companies, and bills that you don’t even notice that headaches have become a regular occurrence. If you were cleared by first responders at the accident scene, it can be easy to brush these off as stress-related headaches. However, traumatic brain injuries are common […]

Are There Any Side Effects to Getting an MRI

Imaging | Sep 17, 2020

Are There Any Side Effects to Getting an MRI?

If you’ve never had an MRI, the prospect can be daunting. The procedure involves a large metal tube that may make loud noises or feel claustrophobic. However, MRIs are actually a very common and safe procedure that can have great benefits. The more you know about what to expect when you visit an Atlanta imaging […]

How Long Can I Wait to Go to a Doctor After an Accident

Accident FAQS | Sep 16, 2020

How Long Can I Wait to Go to a Doctor After an Accident?

After a car accident, you may feel overwhelmed by all the tasks you have to take care of; talking to the police, working with car insurance, and figuring out a rental car can all be stressful. It can sometimes be easy to ignore your own health and car accident injuries in all the chaos, but […]

Should I Visit a Doctor After Being Rear-Ended

Accident FAQS | Sep 15, 2020

Should I Visit a Doctor After Being Rear-Ended?

One of the most common forms of car accidents is rear-end collisions, in which your car is hit from behind, most often at a low speed. Fortunately, these types of accidents often cause minor damage to the vehicles involved and result in less serious injuries than other types of crashes. However, this does not mean […]

How Long After an Accident Can Injuries Appear

Accident FAQS, Injuries | Sep 14, 2020

How Long After an Accident Can Injuries Appear?

One of the first things you may do after a car accident is to assess yourself and any passengers for injuries. You may notice any severe injuries at this time, and you will likely see superficial wounds like cuts and bruises, but there may be a number of injuries that are not yet apparent. But […]

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 […]

6 Exercises to Ease Herniated Disc Pain

Spine Care | Sep 10, 2020

6 Exercises to Ease Herniated Disc Pain

When the soft jelly in the center of your discs slips out past its normally hard exterior, this can be known as a herniated, slipped, or ruptured disc. This can cause intense back pain, pain in the neck, and arms, as well as a tingling or numb feeling in the extremities. In most cases, people […]

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