Chiropractic Qualifications Educational and licensing requirements for doctors of chiropractic (DCs) are among the most stringent of any of the health care professions. DCs are educated in nationally accredited, four-year doctoral graduate school programs through a curriculum that includes a minimum of 4,200 hours of classroom, laboratory and clinical internship, with the average DC program […]

04/23/2019

The goal of chiropractic care is to maintain a healthy spine, nervous system, mind, and body so we can naturally heal and adapt to problems that occur in everyday life.

I get asked this question often. Should I get adjusted before I work out or should I get adjusted after my workout in case I do something goofy in the gym? I am on the bus that gets my adjustment BEFORE my work out. Here is why… First, adjustments can give pain relief. Removing pressure […]

Pollen season has officially arrived (duh).  Many of us don’t need our freshly washed green cars to tell us the time has arrived.  Our crying eyes and nose faucets are happy to give us the heads up. This elixir is super simple and has seemingly magical benefits. Drink it throughout the day to help fight […]

08/16/2017

I hope eveyone is making plans to watch the eclipse.  I’ve personally been excited for it for the past 3 years.  I thought I’d give you all a few reminders to help you enjoy your day… Remember, you’re going to be looking up for about three hours, plan on bringing either a reclining chair or […]

08/01/2017

George’s Line Synonyms… Posterior vertebral alignment line, posterior body line. Procedure… The posterior body surfaces are connected with a continuous line which traverses across the intervertebral disc. A straight line cannot be drawn due to the concavity of the posterior surface of the vertebral bodies. The key landmarks are the alignment of the superior and […]

People are often surprised to find out that chiropractic care has had great results with pregnant moms and their babies. Why would a pregnant mom need chiropractic care? The simple answer: misaligned vertebrae causes stress on the nerves, stress on the nerves causes stress to the body……. A stressed mom = A stressed baby. Chiropractors […]

Text Neck as become the new buzzword in the healthcare industry to describe a very common issue that impacts people today. Text neck is a condition that formed when you overuse your neck, back and shoulder muscles by keeping yourself in a hunched over position, as in looking at a mobile device. When you keep […]

Doctors of chiropractic are educated as primary care health providers, with an emphasis on diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the musculoskeletal system (the muscles, ligaments and joints of the spine and extremities) and the nerves that supply them. Educational requirements for doctors of chiropractic are among the most stringent of any of the […]

I often hear my patients say, “oh, it’s just stress”. No big deal, right? Um, not. This is how your body reacts to holiday stress… Nervous System – the so called “stress hormones” are released… you know, that “OMG” feeling you have when you’re almost in a car accident, chased by a bear, abducted by […]