Conservative Treatment Options for Low Back Pain

In the interest of my patients, their families and the general public I attempt to bring up to date information for our followers to read. This is an interesting article published by the LA Times. It is provided by very reputable organizations and therefore the credibility is immense. The article I have reviewed and provided for you is yet again,…read more →

Doctored movie Exploring Chiropractic Care

Doctored movie Exploring Chiropractic Care

I am excited to be able to share with you a documentary entitled Doctored, that is pro-chiropractic. I am actually very happy that the LA Times journalist, Mr. Gary Goldstein, begins his article with the following statement: “Though it’s mostly one sided and sometimes plays like a commercial for the alternative medical community, “Doctored” makes a cogent case for real cooperation…read more →

Controlled Trial: Spinal HVLA-Manipulation in Acute Nonspecific LBP

I recently read about a randomized double blinded placebo-controlled parallel trial with three arms. The objective of this study was to investigate in acute non-specific low back pain (LBP) the effectiveness of spinal high-velocity-low-amplitude (HVLA) manipulation compared with the non-steroidal anti- inflammatory drug (NSAID) diclofenac and with placebo. Spinal HVLA Manipulation is a specific form of manipulation or “adjustments” provided…read more →

Value of Chiropractic Services at an On-Site Health Center

As part of my continuing education I read medical journals to learn about new and developing areas in my field. Recently the Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine published an article about the value of chiropractic services at an on-site health center. An abstract is quoted below: Objective: Chiropractic care offered at an on-site health center could reduce the economic…read more →