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Chiropractors: cervical manipulations, uneven parallel bars, lower back injury
uneven parallel bars, lower back injury, neck manipulation: The goal of cervical (neck) manipulation is gently and carefully applied controlled force to free up restricted spinal joints, thereby reducing or relieving irritated or pinched nerves. Most commonly, chiropractic treatment for a lower back injury will also...

Chiropractors: cervical spine, stretching and strengthening exercises, cervical lordosis
stretching and strengthening exercises, cervical lordosis, cervical spine: Hi arlene, You did not clarify whether you have been under treatment for these 19 months. You should consult a Chiropractic doctor about this directly before it becomes more chronic. If you have been under treatment, go to different doctor of Chiropractic...

Chiropractors: cervical spondolytis treatment?, cervical spondylitis, john thanks
cervical spondylitis, john thanks, chiropractor: John, Thanks for your question. Chiropractic can be effective in treating patients with cervical spondylitis. I see this in my office daily. As for the right chiropractor, I recommend asking friends, making calls and just try to find the right doctor....

Chiropractors: cervicobrachial syndrome and myobitis, myofibross or myalgia, cervical nerves, disc herniation
cervical nerves, disc herniation, muscle inflammation: Brenda, Cerivobrachial Syndrome is a condition that really deserves more clarity. It is believed to be a conditon of that involves, in theory, the neck and the nerves that exit the neck that form a plexus and then go down the arm. The Syndrome is that...

Chiropractors: charges, isolated case, o brien
isolated case, o brien, physical therapists: Hello MC, Chiropractors are licensed physical therapists! Most are Nationally certified depending on your state. Also most doctors of chiropractic have 450+ more hours of schooling than medical students. So, it is definately not fraud. Hope the...

Chiropractors: chest injury, injury occured, grappling mats
injury occured, grappling mats, health care provider: Ricky, Based on the information you provided, you should be evaluated by a medical physician or a chiropractor. You may have torn costal cartilage, sprain or torn ligaments, or strained or torn muscle fibers or a tendon. After a working diagnosis is established,...

Chiropractors: chest injury, injury occured, grappling mats
injury occured, grappling mats, compression injury: First, I would like to apologize for my tardiness in answering. There was a death in our family and I have been away from the computer. It sounds as if there is a compression injury near the sternum, possibly involving the ribs. If you haven t had an xray,...

Chiropractors: chest injury, injury occured, grappling mats
injury occured, grappling mats, mixed martial arts: Hi Ricky, I can t give specific information without a hands on exam and history. But it sounds as if the injury jammed the sternum and rib junction causing a sprain. This can easily become a nagging problem. Usually ice 20 minutes/hour will help with...

Chiropractors: chest pain, flat shape, arnone
flat shape, arnone, doctor of chiropractic: It is very difficult for me to give you an answer without seeing you in person. I need to know what part of your chest it is in, what size it is, and if it is movable or not? also are there certain positions that make it feel worse or better? Does it hurt...

Chiropractors: chest @ back pain, biomechanics of the spine, vertebrea
biomechanics of the spine, vertebrea, nerve root: Yes, There may be a direct correlation to the pain in the back with the chest pain. This is very common in my office. Chiropractors specialize in the biomechanics of the spine and all joint in the body. Adjustments to the vertebrea relieve tension...

Chiropractors: chest wall vibration, quality names, nauseated stomach
quality names, nauseated stomach, high blood pressure: Apryl, Doctor s only know what has been seen before and what has been printed in medical books, or to them it does not exist. If your body is malfunctioning in some way that is not widely known there is still hope for you to get well. An Upper Cervical...

Chiropractors: how to be a chiiropractor, texas chiropractic college, chiropractic colleges
texas chiropractic college, chiropractic colleges, college admittance: Nick, Thanks for the question. There are many private chiropractic colleges throughout the US. Prior to becoming eligible to apply for chiropractic college, you must complete undergraduate studies of at least a certain minimum. Most schools will require...

Chiropractors: How can chiripractor help and can it make it worse, gym workout, misalignment
gym workout, misalignment, chiropractor: Marc, Thanks for the question. This type of problem is exactly what chiropractic was originally designed to correct. If there is indeed misalignment present, the quickest and most effective method of correction is chiropractic care. A good chiropractor...

Chiropractors: what chiro care is and is not, spinal subluxations, nerve interference
spinal subluxations, nerve interference, neck vertebra: chiropractic is about the correction of the cause of nerve interference. period. nerve interference originates from misalignment of the uppermost neck vertebra. in other words, back misalignments and pain, etc., are EFFECT, not CAUSE. manipulating effects...

Chiropractors: chiro concerns, ultrasound therapy, sciatic nerve
ultrasound therapy, sciatic nerve, calf pain: Dear Mary, I am very sorry about your present problem and I hope that I can help provide some information or guidance towards resolving it. I am going to give you my opinion after a few questions. I would appreciate if you would answer the questions and...

Chiropractors: chiro concerns, sciatic nerve pain, ultrasound therapy
sciatic nerve pain, ultrasound therapy, lumbar spine: Hello Mary, The sciatic nerve pain will travel through the buttocks and down the back of the leg, sometimes even into the toes. If the pain in the back and buttocks are decreasing and almost gone, the calf pain could be unrelated. Some times you can...

Chiropractors: chiro concerns, sciatic nerve, ultrasound therapy
sciatic nerve, ultrasound therapy, nerve root: Hi, Mary, Sciatica—pain along the large sciatic nerve that runs from the lower back down the back of each leg—is a relatively common form of low back pain and leg pain. Sciatica is usually caused by pressure on the sciatic nerve from a herniated disc...

Chiropractors: chiro concerns, nerve interference, ultrasound therapy
nerve interference, ultrasound therapy, sciatic nerve: any nerve caused disturbance to the lower extremity technically involves the sciatic nerve. so you have sciatica. yeah, okay. putting labels on effects/symptoms isn t the same as fixing the cause so the patient can get well, so they don t impress me. by the...

Chiropractors: would chiro help me?, spinal nerve roots, degenerative disks
spinal nerve roots, degenerative disks, exrays: Dear Sam, Degenerative disks can absolutely be debilitating, especially if there is arthritic changes in the joint spaces or encroachment of the spinal nerve roots. The fact that pain can radiate down to the foot corroborated the suspicion of nerve root...

Chiropractors: chiropractic, practice chiropractic, licensing board
practice chiropractic, licensing board, medical degree: Chiropractic is a specialty unto itself. I do not have a medical degree, but I am a doctor. D.C. stands for Doctor of Chiropractic. While we do study most of the same material in school, examine the patient, and diagnose, we differ when it comes to treatment....

Chiropractors: What is chiropractic?, ligaments and tendons, spinal vertebrae
ligaments and tendons, spinal vertebrae, muscle spasm: Erin, Thank you very much for your question and I hope that I can help you. Chiropractic is a mode of healthcare that deals mainly with the spine, muscles, nerves, ligaments and tendons. What you are experiencing is a perfect example of a chiropractic...

Chiropractors: chiropractic, chiropractic colleges, spinal nerves
chiropractic colleges, spinal nerves, musculoskeletal disorders: Greg, Thanks for the question and that is a very lengthy and detailed discussion. I will recommend that you check out some websites including chiropractic colleges and specific sites regarding chiropractic. Chiropractic treats conditions and disease...

Chiropractors: chiropractic, nerve root, impingement
nerve root, impingement, musculature: Hello Rita, Possibly coming from the C6-7 nerve root however, there are many areas (12 main ones) the nerve may be impinged from the neck down(due to tight musculature). You may want to have a Chiropractic exam done to ensure the exact location of...

Chiropractors: chiropractic, zafar iqbal, karachi pakistan
zafar iqbal, karachi pakistan, exercise regimen: Hello Zafar, Yes, Chiropractic may be beneficial to you. You do need a chiropractic exam to tell exactly what is wrong and where. Once this is done then a correct treatment plan and exercise regimen can be set forth. You may want to see a doctor...

Chiropractors: Would chiropractic be beneficial for me?, auto accident injuries, disc displacement
auto accident injuries, disc displacement, muscle inflammation: Hanna, I am very sorry for your problems you are dealing with and hope that I can provide some help. Yes, chiropractic would be your treatment of choice for the injuries you have sustained. With chiropractic, you will allow the body to heal in a proper...

Chiropractors: is chiropractic care appropriate?, nerve interference, intense labor
nerve interference, intense labor, symptom relief: when you say fix , if you mean guarantee a permanent resolution with no recurrence, you are asking for something extremely unlikely to happen. life involves stresses, often unforseeable, which can cause the misalignment which produces the nerve interference...

Chiropractors: Is chiropractic care appropriate?, muscle spasm, intense labor
muscle spasm, intense labor, free consultations: Lydia, I am very sorry that you had to go through what you did, not saying that your exam was necessarily a bad thing. I am stating that in 14 years I have treated some very bad spinal conditions to resolution, and never once have I treated a patient with...

Chiropractors: chiropractic career, petition project, smart consumers
petition project, smart consumers, botnick: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: What is chiropractic? How can chiropractic help?, neuromusculoskeletal system, exercise nutrition
neuromusculoskeletal system, exercise nutrition, medicine treatment: Dante, These are great questions, but ones that will take quite a bit of explanation to fully grasp what chiropractic is. Chiropractic is the practice of health care focusing on the neuromusculoskeletal system and how it affects the rest of the body....

Chiropractors: chiropractic colleges, colleges in canada, chiropractic colleges
colleges in canada, chiropractic colleges, southern cali: Dear Brandon, I am currently student preparing to enter Chiropractic College. I am kind of confused about all of the different Chiropractic Colleges. I have narrowed my choices down to a few. I was wondering what are the differences between all of the...

Chiropractors: How is chiropractic considered alternative?, ear infections in children, neck pain and headaches
ear infections in children, neck pain and headaches, lower back pain: Chiropractic is only alternative in that it is alternative to medical treatment, both in its practice and philosophy. However, chiropractic is becoming a main-stream, well accepted and research-documented treatment for a number of conditions, particularly,...

Chiropractors: chiropractic education level, doctoral level programs, dpt degree
doctoral level programs, dpt degree, differential diagnosis: Hi Penny, I ll try to answer your questions, but I may not be 100% accurate. You would be best to email a chiropractic college dean to get the exact answers (go to www.nwhealth.edu). To my knowledge, we are doctors because it is a doctoral level program,...

Chiropractors: will chiropractic help, spinal cord injury, breech birth
spinal cord injury, breech birth, chiropractor: Wow, now that is a new one! When I was in school, I heard docs in the field talk about cases like this. Many infants are born with a hip out of position, and yes, a chiropractor may be able to help, but that is one that would require a good pair of eyes...

Chiropractors: chiropractic help, herbal concoctions, system breakdowns
herbal concoctions, system breakdowns, disc bulges: Are you wondering if Chiropractic can help? Possibly, but not commonly. With such complex system breakdowns I think your best bet would be to see what a dietary alteration could do for you. Maybe start with a dietitian or an herbalist. They can see if you...

Chiropractors: Can chiropractic help me?, heat pad, call tomorrow
heat pad, call tomorrow, stiff neck: Megan, Thanks for the question. No doubt you need to see a chiropractor. This is what we do best. Normally when I see someone with this problem after they have had it only a few days, it will only take 1-4 treatments to resolve. Since you have gone 3+...

Chiropractors: chiropractic injury?, pain management therapy, cervical spine
pain management therapy, cervical spine, lumbar spine: Hi Diane. Sounds like a rough road! The term subluxation as used by a chiropractor (different from the medical term) means a loss of normal movement of the joint between two spinal vertebrae, which can cause irritation of the spinal nerve at that level...

Chiropractors: chiropractic medicine, oxymoron, manifestations
oxymoron, manifestations, scope: as medicine primarily concerns itself with allopathic methods, that is, with attempting to oppose the manifestations of illness, whereas traditional chiropractic concerns itself solely with correction of cause, i consider the term chiropractic medicine to...

Chiropractors: Is chiropractic method coverd..., health care plans, medical doctors
health care plans, medical doctors, docters: Jen, Chiropractic is covered by most all health care plans, if that individual plan contains chiropractic benefits. Medicare and Medicaid both pay for chiropractic as do all State Work Comp plans to my knowledge. I cannot answer for all doctors as to...

Chiropractors: is the chiropractic method..., rehabilitative exercises, joint mobilization
rehabilitative exercises, joint mobilization, repetitive trauma: Katie, I am not sure what you mean by the chiropractic method (there is no particular technique called the chiropractic method ), and I am not familiar with any peer-reviewed research that would indicate that chiropractic manipulation is prophylactic...

Chiropractors: chiropractic/orthopedic tests, google search, fabere test
google search, fabere test, orthopedic tests: Off the top of my head... FABERE (It s an acronym...full name is usually Patrick-FABERE) and Bechterew s is the spelling of the last one. (They re all old dead people s names.) I m not sure of the first one...like I said I m anwering this question off...

Chiropractors: chiropractic Treatment, diet nutrition, joints of the body
diet nutrition, joints of the body, practic: James, Thanks for the question. Chiropractic is the science and art of practicing and delivering healthcare through manual means. The word chiropractic when broken down means hands (chiro) & practice (practic). Chiropractors are trained in the same...

Chiropractors: chiropractic treatment for ADD/ADHD, attention deficit disorder, drug alternatives
attention deficit disorder, drug alternatives, chiropractic treatments: Denise, Thank you so much for your questions. This is a great topic and I know that many chiropractors do work in this area. Unfortunately, I do not treat ADD/ADHD at this time. I can answer your 4th question however. Chiropractic is completely safe...

Chiropractors: Can chiropractic treatment correct a curved upper back?, bone density scan, nerve interference
bone density scan, nerve interference, interference pattern: you are not in good health, though a medical evaluation may have concluded you are. the same nerve interference pattern which is distorting the alignment of your upper back is also causing other health problems internally, though they may not be to a degree...

Chiropractors: chiropractic visits, how many, how long?, spine pain, chiropractic profession
spine pain, chiropractic profession, degenerative discs: Nancy, I think you ve been duped by an unscrupulous, unethical charlatan. The chiropractic profession is trying to get rid of this bad element. There is no reason for you to go to the chiropractor three twice per week for two years! NONE! Also, if that...

Chiropractors: chiropractic, spinal cord and peripheral nerves, spinal segment
spinal cord and peripheral nerves, spinal segment, optimum function: Hello again Laurel, Thank you for your questions. I thought that first question sounded like schoolwork. I think that is cool and will try to help all that I can on one condition, you send me a copy of your story. I will give you my address at the end....

Chiropractors: chiropractor, spinal segments, few suggestions
spinal segments, few suggestions, chiropractor: Jason, Thanks for the question. I think that your trainer is on the right track and I do have a few suggestions for you. For a patient such as you, I normally recommend certain exercises and postural things to help with those areas, and then I provide...

Chiropractors: should i see a chiropractor?, chiropractic experience, lower back pain
chiropractic experience, lower back pain, snowboarder: I m sure that as a snowboarder, you re a great candidate for chiropractic care! (Of course, I think everyone is...regardless of what they do!) But you especially, with the jumps, back and forth movement going down the slopes, and not to mention the impacts...

Chiropractors: After being a chiropractor, c degree, professional jobs
c degree, professional jobs, chiropractor: Jim, Thanks for the question. I have considered this myself. A DC would have only a few options. There is teaching, or research. Otherwise, it would be like a lot of professional jobs, one would have to switch careers and do something else. I personally...

Chiropractors: should i see chiropractor?, flat joints, sciatica pain
flat joints, sciatica pain, nerve compression: Dean, Thanks for the question and I hope I can help. Yes, you should definitely see a chiropractor for this back pain. From the location of your pain, you have a sacroiliac joint imbalance or fixation. Virtually the only treatment that will resolve...

Chiropractors: chiropractor, improper motion, spinal adjustments
improper motion, spinal adjustments, o brien: Hello Sean, Chiropractic works because you are a self-healing, self regulating organism controlled by the nervous system. Millions of instructions flow from your brain, down the spinal cord and extend to every organ and tissue. Signals sent back and forth...

Chiropractors: Is a chiropractor appropriate..., intense labor, scartissue
intense labor, scartissue, time treatment: Hello Lydia, You may need a Chiropractic exam first to see where exactly the problem is stems from. Doctor s of Chiropractic are the biomechanic spine specialists so most of the time treatment for back pain can be resolved. During labor tissue can...

Chiropractors: Could a chiropractor cause a injury, upper back pain, trapezius muscles
upper back pain, trapezius muscles, back muscles: Dear Gustavo, It is hard for me to say what cause the pain to your condition without actually performing certain tests. As for the spondolythosis, did you mean spondylolisthesis or spondylolysis or spondylosis? I do not recognize the spondolythosis...

Chiropractors: Can my chiropractor back charge me?, customary fee, x rays
customary fee, x rays, chiropractor: Dear Cinde, Your question is a legal question, not a clinical one. Personally, I do not believe it is proper to have annual fee schemes for patient care. I understand why some chiropractors do it, but what you re experiencing is a likely result of it...

Chiropractors: What can a chiropractor do for my condition?, lordotic curvature, joshua reed
lordotic curvature, joshua reed, neck pain and stiffness: Dear Joshua, First of all I do want you to relax in the fact that your current conditions are very normal. I have seen thousands of patients with the same complaints as yours over 12 and 1/2 years of practice. You will not be in a wheelchair because of...

Chiropractors: chiropractor consultant, management gurus, consultant firms
management gurus, consultant firms, earl brown: Earl, Thanks for the question. Unfortunately, most of the big names in the profession already have their own consultant firms or work for them. I would suggest checking with the ACA in regards to whom they might recommend. You may have to find someone...

Chiropractors: Will a chiropractor help?, vertebral misalignment, circulatory problems
vertebral misalignment, circulatory problems, chiropractor: this is, of course, a serious matter. you may request further diagnostics to rule out the possibility of any intracranial anomalies. aside from findings indicating pathology, drug reactions, etc., etc., it is generally most probable that the cause is upper...

Chiropractors: could a chiropractor help?, muscle spasm, ligament damage
muscle spasm, ligament damage, shoulder blade: Based on your brief description it is likely that you have what chiropractors call the subluxation complex which starts with restriction/stiffness of one or more of the small joints between the vertebrae of the spine. Spinal joint restrictions are common...

Chiropractors: went to chiropractor and now neck in great pain, chiropractic techniques, tissue reaction
chiropractic techniques, tissue reaction, lighter touch: There are a few questions I have before answering your question. First, how old are you, and how long did you have the problem before you went to the chiropractor? While it is not unusual to have some discomfort after an adjustment, it is unusual for it...

Chiropractors: chiropractor and physical therapy, physcial therapy, chiropractor
physcial therapy, chiropractor, additional training: No, a chiropractor is not the same as a physical therapist. While we operate under some of the same ideas and information, the underlying philosophy is different. In the right situation, we do work very well together and can greatly augment each other s...

Chiropractors: chiropractor says she cant move any of my bones, cervical spine disc herniation, muscle spasm
cervical spine disc herniation, muscle spasm, shoulder blade: Jimmy, If your spine has always been like this, then it may be an inherent nature of your spine. Some people are difficult to adjust. Also, it could be the chiropractor. Spinal joint manipulation is a hands-on skill, and despite training, some DC s...

Chiropractors: chiropractor sessions, chiropractic malpractice insurance, l5 s1 disc
chiropractic malpractice insurance, l5 s1 disc, disc herniation: dr, Thanks for the question. I too am dealing with a L5-S1 disc herniation at this time. To answer your question, yes, it is safe when performed properly. It is also very effective in such a case. I have treated many HNPs over 14 years. I have also...

Chiropractors: chiropractor technique, hand numbness, petition project
hand numbness, petition project, chiropractic technique: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: what is a chiropractor, nerve interference, what is a chiropractor
nerve interference, what is a chiropractor, interference pattern: the purpose of chiropractic, unlike osteopathy, is not to manipulate bones. the purpose of chiropractic is to correct the cause of nerve interference. while this interference is caused by bone misalignment in the upper neck, it is the test evidence that the...

Chiropractors: chiropractors, patient response, patient history
patient response, patient history, treatment approach: Shirley, Thank you for your question. The length of time that a chiropractic visit will take depends entirely on the nature of your problem and the treatment approach of the chiropractor. In general, the first visit should be the most comprehensive, and...

Chiropractors: chiropracty v. orthopedics, american chiropractor, monza italy
american chiropractor, monza italy, upper spine: Gilbert & Christina, Thank you for your question and I hope that I can help in some way. I apologize for the delay in getting back to you, but I have been out of town for 5 days and just getting back to my emails. I am also very sorry for the pain...

Chiropractors: Can a chiropratic help me, upper arm pain, nerve irritation
upper arm pain, nerve irritation, neck spine: Jeff, Thanks for the question. Yes this is a problem that I routinely see and resolve in my office. Given the fact that you have ruled out any disc involvement or other structural nerve compromise, this is an easy diagnosis. Carpal Tunnel syndrome does...

Chiropractors: Can a chiroprator help my back after golf?, spinal nerves, coaching baseball
spinal nerves, coaching baseball, joe thanks: Joe, Thanks for the question. YES, DEFINITELY! Chiropractic and golf go hand in hand. All of the tour players regularly see chiropractors. I was watching the Golf Channel the other day and they had a segment regarding golf and chiropractic. John Daly...

Chiropractors: Would a chiroprator help?, thoracic spinal nerves, chest x ray
thoracic spinal nerves, chest x ray, eminates: Robert, Thanks a lot for your question. I hope that I can provide an answer which I believe I can. This is a very common story I hear in my office. Often times, patients describe that they feel they were having a heart attack. Rest assured that this...

Chiropractors: chiroprator, pins and needles numbness, pins and needles
pins and needles numbness, pins and needles, lower back pain: Hello Hellen, With the current symptoms you may want to have a MRI of the lumbar spine just to make sure there is no disc bulging/protrusions or nerve impingement. If 2-3 weeks of treatment does not improve your condition or becomes worse a MRI is recommended....

Chiropractors: chiroptactor, nerve interference, vertebral misalignment
nerve interference, vertebral misalignment, maximum extent: chiropractic is about the correction of subluxation caused nerve interference. (a vertebral subluxation is a fixated vertebral misalignment which causes nerve interference). first the patient is examined to determine the particulars of their subluxation such...

Chiropractors: Is a chirpracter what I need?, mri of the shoulder, doctor of chiropractic
mri of the shoulder, doctor of chiropractic, best route: Hello Mel, You may want to check out your insurance coverage on each doctor. If you have no insurance a doctor of chiropractic is usually less expensive and specialize in joint biomechanics of the body! This is a good place to start for you. The...

Chiropractors: choosing a chiropractor and my symptoms, nerve interference, mild arthritis
nerve interference, mild arthritis, nerve pain: people have a lot of strange ideas of what chiropractic is and what it is for. the truth of it is simple. it is about correcting the cause of nerve interference. period. in order to correct the cause of nerve interference PRECISE ADJUSTMENT of the misalignment...

Chiropractors: choosing a chiropractor, cause of sciatica, nerve interference
cause of sciatica, nerve interference, sciatic nerve: (my name is dr. burnham) there are organizations that may refer you to a list of chiropractors or a specific doctor, but i would not consider their recommendation as meaning anything necessarily one way or the other as regards quality of care. i recommend...

Chiropractors: chronic hamstring strain/rotated pelvis, rehabilitative exercises, muscular tightness
rehabilitative exercises, muscular tightness, tight muscles: Wendy, Your daughter appears to have two problems, one compounding the other: chronic hypertonicity (muscular tightness ) resulting from athletics, and a failure to appropriately stretch and perform self-rehabilitative exercises. In fairness, some research...

Chiropractors: chronic indigestion and fatigue, chronic indigestion, digestive enzymes
chronic indigestion, digestive enzymes, gi tract: Martin, Thanks for the question and I hope that I can help. This sounds like a tough case. I do often treat indigestion problems simply with digestive enzymes. However, the several other symptoms that you are reporting would not be taken care of in...

Chiropractors: chronic leg pain, sacroiliac joints, alignment problem
sacroiliac joints, alignment problem, pelvic bones: Erin, Thank you for your question. I think that you are doing the right thing by exploring everything you can to find out what would be best to do. Your GP is pleasantly and surprisingly correct in this situation. I say that because my history with...

Chiropractors: chronic lower back pain, good posture, lower back pain
good posture, lower back pain, dr levine: Hello Jason. You obviously have a valid concern. In much the same way as a Dentist would not diagnose via Internet, I feel that the best I can advise is to get a full bio-mechanical Chiropractic exam. Dentists and dental professionals place a repetitive strain...

Chiropractors: chronic lower back pain, neck manipulation, lower back pain
neck manipulation, lower back pain, chiropractic profession: Dear AllExperts User: I recently answered a question for you under the Chiropractors section of AllExperts. The reason I m following up is because I ve just recently started a petition to ask the U.S. Department of Labor to stop spreading misinformation...

Chiropractors: chronic neck pain, chronic neck pain, health care specialist
chronic neck pain, health care specialist, treatment modality: Barbara, To answer your question, a responsible Doctor of Chiropractic first takes a thorough case history and performs a physical examination to try to determine the nature of the patient s problem. If necessary, additional lab testing may be ordered (i.e.,...

Chiropractors: chronic back and neck popper, biochemical cascade, cold sensation
biochemical cascade, cold sensation, cranial nerves: Popping your joints normally is not bad...however, the spine misaligns in a backward motion primarily (according to the angulation of the joints). We CANNOT put it back ourselves, and do it properly. Popping relieves tension in the joints, and set off...

Chiropractors: chronic severe lumbar pain, degenerative disc disease, stomach crunches
degenerative disc disease, stomach crunches, chronic back pain: Dear Sharri, Sorry it has taken me a couple of days to get back to you! I know that you have many specific questions, but what I am going to try to do is answer many of them together rather than separately. I will try to keep an objective opinion on...

Chiropractors: clavicle, road traffic accident, vertebral subluxations
road traffic accident, vertebral subluxations, straight chiropractic: Exactly, the problem is not the clavicle bones, it is the after effects of the trauma that was suffered. Physiotherapy after a car accident only helps treat the effects and does not address the cause. Again, you will need to visit a doctor of straight chiropractic...

Chiropractors: clicking ribs, ligament laxity, repetitive motions
ligament laxity, repetitive motions, state of motion: Dear Kristy, Clicking of the joints where the ribs meet with the vertebra in your back is not necessarily a problem, but can be. The connections of all the bones in the spinal cord and ribs should be in a constant state of motion. What I mean is that...

Chiropractors: coccix bone, otc medication, demeaner
otc medication, demeaner, frequent application: There is a chiropractic technique like you describe--I have done it very rarely in 25 years of practice. Most upper buttock/lower back pain does NOT come from the coccyx but from restricted movement in joints of the lower back. Chiropratic treatment can...

Chiropractors: coccyx pain, nerve interference, aleve
nerve interference, aleve, misalignment: quite likely, yes. often in such cases the sacral apex is found to be misaligned posteriorally, making it more prominent and causing the coccyx to bend the other way more than normal due to the tension of the attaching muscles. having said all that, the coccyx...

Chiropractors: colic with infants, petition project, smart consumers
petition project, smart consumers, botnick: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: college knowledge, dissection, chiropractor
dissection, chiropractor, prerequisite: i believe there is an associate in science prerequisite (2yrs), then chiropractic college which is a four year program. most challenging for me was probably dissection, barfing (literally- no, just kidding) back all the vascular and neuroanatomy stuff on exams...

Chiropractors: comparison of chiropractic method, gonstead chiropractor, straight chiropractor
gonstead chiropractor, straight chiropractor, allergy problems: Dear Julie, I somewhat agree with your Chiropractor on those issues. Yes many chiropractors only address the pain issue with patients, and that is okay, but he is right in the fact that controlling symptoms does not alleviate the problem. Continual chiropractic...

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, chiropractic association of ireland, chiropractic manipulations
chiropractic association of ireland, chiropractic manipulations, chiropractic profession: Dear Mark, WOW...are you kidding me? Well, I am shocked at the grossly inaccurate statements of your physiotherapist. He is obviously an uneducated moron and is purposely misleading you for personal or political agenda! If this guy had said those things...

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, chiropractic association of ireland, biomechanics of the spine
chiropractic association of ireland, biomechanics of the spine, trapped nerve: Hello Mark, First off, glad to hear your from my homeland! The physio therapist you are seeing should lose their license (that is if they have one) for slander!! Doctor s of Chiropractic are the only licensed doctors in the world to adjust the spine...

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, chiropractic association of ireland, canadian chiropractors
chiropractic association of ireland, canadian chiropractors, neck manipulation: Dear Sir, You asked me for my professional opinion and advice and I gave it to you. It is correct and accurate. Your physiotherapist is incorrect in his assertions. If you want to get all worked up over sensationalized web sites, and wish to live your...

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, chiropractic association of ireland, journal spine
chiropractic association of ireland, journal spine, trapped nerve: Mark, As I pointed out in my prior responses, chiropractic training and practice encompass a variety of non-forceful, soft-tissue manipulation and joint mobilization techniques which provide a safe and effective alternative to dynamic thrusting manipulative...

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, accredited chiropractic colleges, chiropractic association of ireland
accredited chiropractic colleges, chiropractic association of ireland, chiropractic schools: Dear Mark, Where (what country) are you in? The reason I asked because in America, the practice of chiropractic is very safe. Chiropractic adjustment to the neck causing brain tumors and brain damage is unheard of. You can get a brain tumor from chiropractic...

Chiropractors: constant headache for 2 months, signs of allergies, brain fog
signs of allergies, brain fog, constant headache: Dear Jen, The quick answer to your question is that yes, symptoms such as yours can easily be the result of neck issues concerning the structure and function of the spine in the neck. The main reason is that the nerve roots in that area can be irritated,...

Chiropractors: constant mumbness back of head, medical pathology, neurologist
medical pathology, neurologist, numbness: Patricia, With the minimal information you provided, my only recommendation to you at this point is to see a neurologist for further evaluation. Once an underlying medical pathology has been ruled out, you can consider options for treatment. I certainly...

Chiropractors: continuing back problems, motion palpation institute, chiropractic referral
motion palpation institute, chiropractic referral, spinal joints: Chiropractic helps by correcting blockages or restrictions in small spinal joints in the neck or back that irritate nerves. These restrictions, which are very common, can often cause symptoms such as neck, back and arm pain. The curvatures of the spine...

Chiropractors: cortisol levels, high cortisol levels, adrenal exhaustion
high cortisol levels, adrenal exhaustion, licorice root: Erin, Thank you for the detailed response. This tells me exactly what I needed to know. These numbers are very out of the normal range, but what they do tell us is that you are in Stage 1 of adrenal fatigue. Adrenal fatigue goes like this: Stage 1 (adrenal...

Chiropractors: costalchondritis or rib dislocated & L1 L2 herniated disc, costalchondritis, pins and needles
costalchondritis, pins and needles, locked jaw: Cauda equinae syndrome is a possibility, even after 5 months, if the disc has worsened. you may want to check with your primary physician, or, if possible, right to a neurologist. A good site with information is this http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic85.htm....

Chiropractors: costochondritis or rib dislocated, stair railing, tube shape
stair railing, tube shape, body stress: The short answer is yes. Usually the doc will not give you the costochondritis diagnosis unless they have done some diagnostic testing. Have you had the area xrayed? MRI? NCV? If there is any reason to worry about CES those test should be done. Run...

Chiropractors: cough/neck, gag reflex, autonomic nerves
gag reflex, autonomic nerves, cervical adjustments: There are nerves from the head and neck that could affect the trigger for you to cough. There are nerves directly from the cervical spine to structures, as well as autonomic nerves, which run your automatic functions. Most likely these would be the ones...

Chiropractors: cracked rib, pectoralis muscle, lung cavity
pectoralis muscle, lung cavity, rib fractures: Dear Jessica, This is a simple answer, about a horrible problem. Rib fractures are a REAL PAIN. This is because you really can t do anything but wait for them to heal on their own. I know how much they can hurt...have had three myself! Anyway, concerning...

Chiropractors: cracking back, eric eric, young ladies
eric eric, young ladies, chiropractor: Eric, Thanks for the question. Having these young ladies walk on your back will only be detrimental if you have some sort of back problem. If you are having them do it because your back hurts, then I would suggest seeing a chiropractor for an exam to...

Chiropractors: cracking the back, health care profession, chiropractic techniques
health care profession, chiropractic techniques, medical doctors: Ryan- As with any treatment, there are potential negative effects. If you are interested in going to a chiropractor, I would suggest that you inquire with him/her as to the potential side effects of the particular care they would consider delivering (many...

Chiropractors: cracking neck, tight muscles, muscle relaxants
tight muscles, muscle relaxants, allexperts: Jan, sorry to hear that you were involved in an accident. I d have to agree with your current chiropractor on the issue with locked up facets. 11 treatments appear too short to formulate good prognosis; I recommend giving your doctor some time to help you....

Chiropractors: back cracking, nerve interference, interference problem
nerve interference, interference problem, frequent sore throats: wether or not there are any additional symptoms, or wether or not thyroid disturbance is present or not( or yet symptomatic or not), the likely presence of nerve interference is the first thing to eliminate. more often than not, it is all that is necessary...

Chiropractors: back cracks w/ deep breaths, spinal misalignment, soft tissue techniques
spinal misalignment, soft tissue techniques, stretching exercise: Thanks for your question. The cracking noise that you are describing that occurs with deep breathing is most likely cavitation of the joints of your spine. Cavitation is the popping sound that occurs when a joint capsule (the envelope of tissue...

Chiropractors: about craniosacral therapy and chiropractic, brain structures and functions, skeletal and muscular systems
brain structures and functions, skeletal and muscular systems, parasympathetic nervous systems: Dear Dyani, Yes, some chiropractors utilize cranio-sacral therapy in their practices, but some don t. The techniques is briefly addressed/taught in some schools, but most doctors who utilize cranio-sacral get additional post-doctoral training after they...

Chiropractors: cronic pain in upper right back, soft tissue injuries, soft tissue treatment
soft tissue injuries, soft tissue treatment, flare ups: Hello Dawnelle, You may have a thoracic rib subluxation (rib moves out of place) This can cause severe sharp stabbing pain the back that can radiate to the chest or side. Injuries (fall) can cause damage to the ligaments, tendons, and muscles around...

Chiropractors: current diagnosis, right arm pain, current diagnosis
right arm pain, current diagnosis, nerve root: Dear Saidy, Even I m confused with all those big terms! No wonder you are! Let s see if I can help you. Odds are, these are the diagnosis used by the chiropractor when submitting bills to the insurance company. Radiculitis literally is the radiating...

Chiropractors: current research, neck pain and headaches, ear infections in children
neck pain and headaches, ear infections in children, web cause: Check the website of the Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research (http://www.fcer.org/), also www.chiroweb.com and www.activator.com/. There is plenty of research around chiropractic--most of it concerning lower back pain, neck pain and headaches,...

Chiropractors: curvature of the neck, soft tissue mobilization, excessive care
soft tissue mobilization, excessive care, laundry list: Dear Lori, Three times per week for three months is excessive care and unwarranted. Adjustments alone have never been proven to restore neck curves. It is not known if restoring a neck curve is essential to good health. We may assume it is, but this assumption...

Chiropractors: Damaged nerve problem, nerve problem, bone graft
nerve problem, bone graft, drx 9000: Dear Bonnie, Hope you had a wonderful weekend! Monday and it is the first day of work and first thing to do in my office is to email you back. Thank you for your patience. Unfortunately, I am not familiar wit Montana area and the DRX-9000 machine....

Chiropractors: Daughter's poor posture, nerve interference, side posture
nerve interference, side posture, poor posture: fundamentally, one s posture is an involuntary product of the health of their nervous system, so trying to make someone stand straight is an exercise in futility. in other words, their muscle imbalances and weaknesses are the product of incomplete innervation...

Chiropractors: Daughter, Rebekah, sensory processing disorder, daughter rebekah
sensory processing disorder, daughter rebekah, god has a plan: Dear Debbie, Thank you for your questions and I hope that I can provide some answers that may help you. First of all I want to let you know that I am very sorry for your daughter and your family that you are having to go through this. However, I know...

Chiropractors: DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE, degenerative disc disease, toothace
degenerative disc disease, toothace, bone spurs: Hello Debbie, You may want to try massage/deep tissue work to help break up the adhesions in the musculature. Physical therapy does help. With your condition you may want to try Physicians Neck and Back Clinic, you can probably see online if one is...

Chiropractors: Dear Dr. One quick question...., postural exercises, bad posture
postural exercises, bad posture, spinal muscles: Taylor, Thanks for your question. Yes, chiropractic can help improve posture. Chiropractic manipulation works to address any spinal bone misalignments or pressures that may be present. This in turn takes stress off of spinal muscles, tendons, and...

Chiropractors: Deciding what therapy would be best for me, disc displacement, muscle inflammation
disc displacement, muscle inflammation, degenerative change: normal,no. relatively common,yes. yes. the same basic problem which has caused slowly progressing spinal degenerative change is also responsible in large part for your other symptoms, even though those symptoms only began recently subsequent to the airbag...

Chiropractors: Degenerative Disc Disease, degenerative disc disease, big cats
degenerative disc disease, big cats, djd: Hello Stephenie, Depending on your current condition ie pain etc. Starting off you may want to be seen more than once a week. However, there is no magic number!!! You should go by how you feel. As you progressively become better the treatments should...

Chiropractors: Degenerative Disc, degenerative disc disease, drx 9000
degenerative disc disease, drx 9000, decompression therapy: Dear Shannon, The DRX 9000 is one of the better machines I have read about concerning decompression therapy. The other machine that I consider to be valid is the Accupsina. As a matter of fact I am in the process of figuring out which machine I will be...

Chiropractors: Delayed treatment to max out insurance, deep tissue massage, muscle tightness
deep tissue massage, muscle tightness, fasciitis: No I can t and I m not being facetious. While you sound very angry and hurting, you are and must be your own best advocate. I would make another appointment making it clear when you make the appointment, you need time to ask some questions BEFORE you procede...

Chiropractors: Developed strange popping noise in neck/skull, muscle relaxers, pain pills
muscle relaxers, pain pills, neurological tests: Dear Ashley, Seeing a chiropractic physician for what you are experiencing would be a great choice. Your family physician is not likely to examine your neck or address the problem, but rather give you some pain pills and muscle relaxers. On the other...

Chiropractors: DISLOCATED RIB, dislocated rib, tissue work
dislocated rib, tissue work, chiropractic treatment: Hello Nate, Subluxations of the ribs can be very painful as you know. The ribs insert directly into the vertebrae (spine), when the move out of place the joint capsule (Ligaments) can be torn or stretched. This may increase the risk for injury again...

Chiropractors: Diagnosis and general question, pinched nerve, tailbone area
pinched nerve, tailbone area, feet legs: Misty, It certainly sounds like you are having sacroiliac joint involvement. It is not uncommon sometimes to have discomfort after a manipulation; however, this should not continue every time. As you say that you feel your legs are off , you may require...

Chiropractors: Diagnosis before treatment, flat face, x rays
flat face, x rays, o brien: Hello Roger, Every doctor has a different style. If you feel you do not benefit from the treatment you may want to find another doctor of chiropractic. Minimum- should be how you are feeling today, if the pain or injury has changed, etc. Basic questions...

Chiropractors: Disc, suspension mountain bikes, riden
suspension mountain bikes, riden, o brien: Hello Curt, Depends if you are fully healed. If the low back is still sore you may want to start off very slow. Short 1/2 hour ride to see how you feel the next day, ice and no heat after you ride. If you have not already, start looking at those...

Chiropractors: Disk No. 6/7, cervical disc surgery, muscle relaxers
cervical disc surgery, muscle relaxers, vertabrae: DeDe, Thanks for your question and I hope that I can help. I am sorry for your problem that you are experiencing. Your best route for resolution depends on the condition of that disc. I would certainly recommend that you undergo an MRI study, which better...

Chiropractors: Dislocated Rib?, dislocated rib, desk chair
dislocated rib, desk chair, subluxated rib: It sure sounds like a subluxated rib. These are hard, but not impossible, to see on an x-ray---but most docs are not trained very well to see them. Also, it is important to note that most chiropractors do not go looking for this problem, it is important...

Chiropractors: Dislocated rib, depressed sternum, scar tissues, dislocated rib
scar tissues, dislocated rib, complete examination: Dear David, It seems your body has healed itself around the dislocated rib. This is the reason why you don t feel much pain at the area except at the muscles above and below with movements involving the rib. The reason why the pain continues to hurt...

Chiropractors: Dislocated shoulder, orthopedic surgeon, tissue irritation
orthopedic surgeon, tissue irritation, ac joint: Jon, If you dislocated the AC joint, then there s nothing anyone can do. If you disclocated your glenohumeral joint (the ball and socket), then that is a different issue. The AC joint, or acromio-clavicular joint, is simply left alone following dislocations....

Chiropractors: Distributor, own my own business, vitamins and supplements
own my own business, vitamins and supplements, emu oil: I actually own my own business through Quixtar, which acts as a large internet mall. Through that I have access to both partner stores with publicly recognized products, as well as exclusive brands of vitamins and supplements, as well as cosmetics and skin...

Chiropractors: Dizziness... Neck?, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, paroxysmal positional vertigo
benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, paroxysmal positional vertigo, cervical vertigo: Yes, BPPV is a condition that will come and go. Your symptoms are typical: dizzy, hold still for several seconds while it settles down... There are physical therapists that specialize in vestibular problems. Often, BPPV is cured in a few treatment sessions...

Chiropractors: Dizziness, disc herniations, balance issues
disc herniations, balance issues, lumbar disc: Holly, No, I ve never heard of Lumbar disc herniations causing dizziness. If you continue to feel dizzy or have balance issues, then you should check with your PCP to rule out anyting serious. Your symptoms can be caused by sinusitis, a viral infection,...

Chiropractors: DRX 9000, traditional chiropractic care, md referral
traditional chiropractic care, md referral, spinal rehab: Dear Scott, The Drx 9000 is nothing more than directional traction delivered at a computer generated rate, rhythm, and amplitude. There are many units on the market that do the same thing and are as equally effective. (Accuspina, Lordex, Spinal Aid, and...

Chiropractors: DRX9000, spinal decompression, drx 9000
spinal decompression, drx 9000, spinal traction: Thank you for your question. Insurance companies do not provide coverage for spinal decompression devices because they regard these devices as an unproven technology. Anecdotally, some patients report benefit from using them, while others report no benefit....

Chiropractors: Dystonia, stroke diagnosis, traumatic brain injury
stroke diagnosis, traumatic brain injury, brain trauma: Dear Tika, Dystonia is a difficult condition due the involvement of the central nervous system. Obviously with the stroke, there must be damage within the brain itself, and chiropractic care will not reverse that damage. In your family members case, this...

Chiropractors: deciding which chiropractor to use, nerve interference, interference pattern
nerve interference, interference pattern, treatment sessions: wether or not you temporarily feel good as a result of therapies of any kind, you should know that the purpose of chiropractic is CORRECTING THE CAUSE OF NERVE INTERFERENCE. THAT S IT. PERIOD. to do this requires PRECISE correction of the upper neck for your...

Chiropractors: deciding what therapy is best for me, disc displacement, muscle inflammation
disc displacement, muscle inflammation, disc degeneration: Hello Hanna, No, Multilevel disc degeneration is not normal for a 30 yr. old. You may have some genetic/familial degeneration. You may want to try Chiropractic first to restore the joint and tissue mobility, then go through physical therapy to strengthen...

Chiropractors: degenerative disc disease, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis
degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, disc desiccation: Hello Nicole, You may want to see a doctor of chiropractic for a exam. Often conservative Chiropractic care may greatly reduce low back pain and symptoms. If you are having increasing muscle weakness in the right leg, you will want to see a orthopedic...

Chiropractors: dependability of Chiropracting occupation?, owning my own business, chiropractic education
owning my own business, chiropractic education, owning your own business: I have worked for others as a chiropractor, and as self-employed, and i can tell you self employed is the way to go. My first office, I opened in 1993, and closed in 1995. I was 26 years old at the time. Young enough that if you fail you can start over....

Chiropractors: Can depression be helped?, endurance activities, severe depression
endurance activities, severe depression, beneficial qualities: Hello Trish, Chiropractic can definately help. When you are in pain all the time, pain can be a contributing factor. Chiropractic adjustments help reduce pressure on the spine and can many beneficial qualities. Diet and exercise are also an important...

Chiropractors: depression and neck adjustments, whiplash injuries, neck adjustments
whiplash injuries, neck adjustments, disability index: Anna, Cognitive and emotional changes are very common following whiplash as well as head trauma. I would suggest you mention it to your chiropractor. He/she has read about it and should be familiar with it. Ask to avoid any forcefull neck joint manipulation...

Chiropractors: dextroscoiliosis, mild dextroscoliosis, chest xray
mild dextroscoliosis, chest xray, degree of curvature: Dear Thuy, Two main factors determine the seriousness of a scoliosis. First is the age of the person with the condition and second is the amount of degree of the curvature. Age is important since a growing spine will continues to have a greater degree...

Chiropractors: I didnt understand this-if..., lordotic curve, natural curves
lordotic curve, natural curves, lumbar area: Jeff, Sorry about the delay in answering, it appears the servers were down over the weekend. Just a breif note about the spine. You naturally have four curves when you look at the spine from the side. The neck (or cervical) has a lordotic curve. This...

Chiropractors: the difference between osteopath and chiropractor, tension headaches, osteopath
tension headaches, osteopath, joints of the body: Hello Paula, Doctors of chiropractic are the only board certified and licensed doctors to adjust the spine and joints of the body. Also doctors of chiropractic take a holistic approach to healthcare. Doctors of chiropractic can not prescribe any...

Chiropractors: different technique by substitute, neck spasms, chiropractic adjustments
neck spasms, chiropractic adjustments, correct word: Absolutely. There are MANY different techniques for performing chiropractic adjustments. EAch chiropractor has a slightly different approach, and different techniques work better on different folks. Definitely talk to your chiropractor about it and tell...

Chiropractors: disc surgery, petition project, smart consumers
petition project, smart consumers, botnick: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: dislocated rib, dislocated rib, arnone
dislocated rib, arnone, intense pain: Noah, If a rib is out of place, it is almost always very uncomfortable, and even more so when breathing, laughing, coughing, or sneezing it would be intense pain. If you are doing all of those things with only a little bit of pain, then you will probably...

Chiropractors: dislocated rib, dislocated rib, chiropractic doctor
dislocated rib, chiropractic doctor, chiropractor: Hi nate, First ice it for 20 minutes per hour. If you can get the swelling down it will feel more tolerable. If it is genuinely dislocated, the only safe thing that I can advise is to see the doc. Sometimes it goes into place or you can stretch it...

Chiropractors: dislocated rib, possible tendonitis?, tennis elbow, weather change
tennis elbow, weather change, dislocated rib: Dear Jamie, Dislocating ribs have the possibility of injuring the supporting tissue around the joint space...specifically the joint capsule that help to hold the joint together. It is more likely that you have a condition called costochondritis than tendonitis....

Chiropractors: dislocated rib, soft tissue treatment, icd9 diagnosis code
soft tissue treatment, icd9 diagnosis code, dislocated rib: Krystal, From what I m gathering by your description, your conditon is quite common. Odds are that your rib is not really dislocating, but is dysfunctioning at its articulation with your spine. Often, folks with acute rib joint dysfunction (a real diagnostic...

Chiropractors: dislocated ribs, dislocated ribs, back ribs
dislocated ribs, back ribs, dislocated rib: Dear Sigrid, What you have described is common problems that can be experienced after car crashes, especially the rear end vectored collision. The forces generated in these types of crashes are extremely high to the occupants of the vehicle that has been...

Chiropractors: dislocated ribs & clicking sternum, dislocated ribs, ace bandage
dislocated ribs, ace bandage, cartilage damage: Dear Brian, Chiropractic care can be effective in treating these types of problems. The limiting factor is if the rib has a genuine dislocation vs a biomechanical derangement of the joint kinematics (movements). Ribs can become fixated on one side...

Chiropractors: dislocated ribs, dislocated ribs, contraindication
dislocated ribs, contraindication, subluxation: Judy, Thanks for the question. It is always difficult to deal with an area that has sustained a recent fracture. It is very often that chiropractors see and treat subluxated ribs with very great success. This is where the rib is misaligned and causing...

Chiropractors: dizziness and head injury, neck muscle strain, ligament injury
neck muscle strain, ligament injury, mild concussion: No problem. Wish I could do more but you know these pesky electrons are in the way. Yeah, usually two weeks for the muscle ligament stuff. The head biz should do the same but can occasionally take quite a while. If it gets worse get to the doc immediately....

Chiropractors: dizzy, benign postural vertigo, loose bodies
benign postural vertigo, loose bodies, durnin: Hi Lis, Because there is a good possibility you have loose bodies called otoliths in the ear or a viral condition or other condition such as BPV (Benign Postural Vertigo). At this point it is impossible to diagnose without direct examination, I suggest...

Chiropractors: dizzyness after 2yrs of chiropractic care, benign positional vertigo, migraine headache
benign positional vertigo, migraine headache, severe headaches: Tracey, This is very serious! The symptoms you describe are typical of rupturing aneurism of a neck artery and may be a precurser of stroke. Shame on your chiropractor for not taking this seriously! You must get to a neurologist immediately or get a...

Chiropractors: Should i see a doctor?, recurrent bouts, muscle stiffness
recurrent bouts, muscle stiffness, nerve irritation: Beth, Thanks for the question and I understand your concern. However, I recommend seeing a chiropractor. If it were just the pain around the shoulder blade, I would say give it a week. But the neck pain, pain on turning and pain down the elbow is a concern....

Chiropractors: which doctor to see, benign cyst, tailbone area
benign cyst, tailbone area, family physician: Dear Denise, Thank you for your question and I hope that I can help. If the pain is right over the growth under the skin, then she should definitely see her family physician (regular doctor). This would be some type of cyst or mass that needs to be...

Chiropractors: drooping shoulder, long thoracic nerve, nerve test
long thoracic nerve, nerve test, time vic: Dear Vic, At this point I am at a loss. With all the diagnostic testing you have been through, I am surprised that you have no definitive diagnostic impression from any of your doctors. If there have been no damaged structures found on MRI, and nerve...

Chiropractors: Ear, nose & throat ?, ear nose throat, mucus production
ear nose throat, mucus production, mucus membranes: Jen, Thanks for the question and I am sorry to hear about your daughter and her ears. I am not going to tell you that chiropractic cures ear infections. What I will tell you is my personal practice experience with patients such as your daughter. I have...

Chiropractors: Education, texas chiropractic college, chiropractic colleges
texas chiropractic college, chiropractic colleges, med class: Alyssa, Thanks for the question. Chiropractic college is a 4 year program after completing an undergraduate degree or requirements. Do a search on chiropractic colleges. I went to Texas Chiropractic College. You will get information on what requirements...

Chiropractors: EFFECTIVENESS, chiropractic patients, chiropractic treatment
chiropractic patients, chiropractic treatment, informant: Krystal, Thank you for your question. I do not know who gave you that information, but I would like you to ask them where they obtained it. I say this because it is absolutely false. On the contrary, chiropractic patients who receive regular chiropractic...

Chiropractors: Elbow, mainstream medicine, oral steroids
mainstream medicine, oral steroids, tennis elbow: Hi Paul, What you have now is chronic tendonitis, this is extremely difficult to get a handle on. If you went threw the course of oral steroids (Medrol Dose Pack) and other bracing techniques, you are a candidate for Prolotherapy. Basically it is an injection...

Chiropractors: Went To ER In May, cervical spine, neck strain
cervical spine, neck strain, bulging disc: Hello Angie, You may want to have a MRI of the cervical spine/neck. MRI will show the cartilage/Disc, you may have a swollen disc or bulging disc. A doctor of chiropractic will be able tell through a exam if you have a suspected disc injury. Then...

Chiropractors: Excessive popping, repetitive motions, everyday movements
repetitive motions, everyday movements, vexing issue: Jason, first of all, great usage of the word vexing!! In general I tend to agree with the medical doctors you have seen. There really isn t a big problem with the poping and cracking as long as you are not forcing the joints. If this is truely a result...

Chiropractors: Exercise during chiropractic treatment, disc protrusion, spinal stenosis
disc protrusion, spinal stenosis, pro adjustor: Hello Irvin, Yes, if exercise is increasing the pain and aggravating the low back it may cause more damage and increasing the healing time. However if you feel the exercise helps, continue to workout and ice frequently to decrease swelling from bloodflow...

Chiropractors: Extreme pain on right side under ribs, chest x ray, prescription cough suppressants
chest x ray, prescription cough suppressants, upper respiratory infection: Jennifer, A rib may fracture due to severe coughing; your symptoms also might indicate pleuritis, or inflammation of the lining of the lungs. I strongly recommend and urge follow-up with your primary care physician, who may recommend a chest x-ray, antibiotics,...

Chiropractors: excruciating leg pain, lumbar spine, muslce
lumbar spine, muslce, weightlifter: Hi Jamil, I see no problems waiting, I think the Chiropractor could be wrong too. A MRI once your insurance kicks in will tell all. Have them do it of the lumbar spine, not the leg. There are very few chronic problems of the leg that cause symptoms such...

Chiropractors: exercise injury & back/sternum pain, sternum pain, russian twists
sternum pain, russian twists, sterum: A doctor could give you meds for the pain, but it may only cover the symptoms, not fix the cause. It sounds as if there may be misalignment in the mid back, causing the pain around to the front. You may want to have a chiropractor check it, and have xrays...

Chiropractors: exercise, congenital problems, bob bob
congenital problems, bob bob, wrestlers: Bob, Thanks for the question. The wrestlers bridge can be safe if you have no contra-indications to doing it. In other words, if you have had no back problem or injury, or underlying degenerative or congenital problems, then you should be OK. I have never...

Chiropractors: exersaucers and push along walkers for babies, mild brain injuries, baby walkers
mild brain injuries, baby walkers, childcare products: Holly, This is an excellent question! Regarding the exersaucer, I do not see any problem. The child is supported at the seat and is allowed to have intermittent partial weightbearing. The child cannot rock or move the toy, so tumbling down stairs is...

Chiropractors: extreme pain in leg, fecal incontinence, conservative care
fecal incontinence, conservative care, drop foot: John, I cannot provide you with a diagnosis or prognosis over the Internet. I can only answer your inquiry in general. The symptoms that you are describing is generally consistent with an acute lumbar disc disorder, rather than true sciatic neuropathy....

Chiropractors: Facial Tingling - no other symptoms, sinus cavity, cranial nerves
sinus cavity, cranial nerves, depth answer: Dear Krista, Yes, yes, yes!!! Most definitely the cyst could be infringing or causing irritation to the maxillary portion of the trigeminal nerve. WOW...I guess you forgot to tell me that little tidbit of information...ha, ha. In all seriousness though,...

Chiropractors: Far infrared massage beds, migun massage beds, ceragem
migun massage beds, ceragem, chiropractic treatments: I had not heard of either of those until you asked, but I did look them up. Sounds like it would feel great! The combination of the Eastern traditional theories and Western technology always intrigues me... I say if it helps and fits in with your lifestyle,...

Chiropractors: Fatty/hard hump between shoulders, dowagers hump, forward head posture
dowagers hump, forward head posture, rounded shoulders: Dear Andy, The problem you have described is often called a dowagers hump. The initial cause needs to be determined for the best treatment approach. We have some issues to handle: First of all, yes getting rid of any excessive weight is going to help...

Chiropractors: Finding a good sales person?, chiropractic profession, marketing campaigns
chiropractic profession, marketing campaigns, time assistant: Earl, Thanks for the question. I would say you have two options: 1-a chiropractor, 2-a long time chiropractic assistant. I think that only a chiropractor or long time assistant will really know the ins and outs of the daily practice life and be able...

Chiropractors: Fingers numb, e stim, pinky finger
e stim, pinky finger, scar tissue: Hi Brenda, Surgery is the last option and is rarely indicated since it can cause more problems then it solves. Scar tissue sets up in less than a year, returning the symptoms. Find a Chiropractor that specializes or treats successfully many CTS patients....

Chiropractors: First Practice Location, location location location, old adage
location location location, old adage, center strip: Mike, First, congratulations on your plans to start your own office. The old adage, Location, location, location! is valid, but you should consider a few practical factors before deciding on a location and signing a lease, which is a legal commitment...

Chiropractors: Fixing to start the Future..help!!, texas chiropractic college, bachelor of science degree
texas chiropractic college, bachelor of science degree, chiropractic colleges: Ashley, Thank you for your question and I hope that I can help. Today s Doctor of Chiropractic will take about 8 years of college education to obtain. I did it in 7 years, but I kind of took the fast track through undergraduate school. First,...

Chiropractors: Left Flank Pain, left flank pain, chest x ray
left flank pain, chest x ray, mid back pain: I would first check with a family doctor to rule out any kidney or other internal organ issues. Then I would find a different chiropractor. We don t all have all the answers!! You may need work done with muscles as well as with alignment. A heel lift may...

Chiropractors: Foot pain, deep vein thrombosis, long periods of time
deep vein thrombosis, long periods of time, dull ache: Hi Malanie, That s a very tough question. I would have thought sciatica to, but with no buttock pain or low back pain it s unlikely. That leaves a few other things, TFL syndrome, which I doubt or myofacsial pain from arch issues. You may find relief...

Chiropractors: Foraminal Stenosis, decompression therapy, numbness in left leg
decompression therapy, numbness in left leg, lower back pain: It may. But, you may want to check with a chiropractor that does traction, or decompression therapy. Studies have been done that show that 89 of the population has a bulging disc. It may be nothing. The stenosis is more worrisome, but, decompression therapy...

Chiropractors: Fractured Sternum, hairline fracture, fractured sternum
hairline fracture, fractured sternum, chest ct: Anthony, If you still have a lot of pain and it is not alleviating, then you should consider having a chest CT (computed tomograpy) scan. This will show any small crack in your sternum or rib. You also could get a simple bone scan. This is s very sensitive...

Chiropractors: Frequency of Visits, exercise recommendations, lower back pain
exercise recommendations, lower back pain, treatment recommendation: Dear Chris, Thank you for bouncing this experience off me. The chiropractor you consulted should be ashamed of him or herself for making this ridiculous treatment recommendation. It is no wonder that chiropractors are viewed by the public with skepticism....

Chiropractors: Full Spine Chiropractic/Acid Reflux, nerve interference, vagus nerve
nerve interference, vagus nerve, acid reflux: 1. What is the full spine chiropractic technique and how does it differ from other popular approaches? It just means that a chiropractor manipulates the entire spine instead of just the upper neck. 2. What type of chiropractic technique might be...

Chiropractors: Full Thickness Bicep Tear, biceps tendon, radial tuberosity
biceps tendon, radial tuberosity, professional athlete: Dear Richard, The bottom line on a full thickness bicep tear is that the only way to repair it is with surgery. From what you have described, it sounds like the tear is in the long head of the bicep. There is no way to rehabilitate a muscle that has been...

Chiropractors: 10th Rib fracture - cause and treatment
Chiropractors: 10th Rib fracture - cause and treatment

Chiropractors: 110% loss of neck curve, cervical lordosis, high blood pressure
Chiropractors: 110% loss of neck curve, cervical lordosis, high blood pressure, safety protocols

Chiropractors: 4-5 broken ribs and broken scapula; what do you do??, broken ribs, broken scapula
Chiropractors: 4-5 broken ribs and broken scapula; what do you do??, broken ribs, broken scapula, auto accident

Chiropractors: Acute severe lower back pain, womens health center, endometriosis
Chiropractors: Acute severe lower back pain, womens health center, endometriosis, endo

Chiropractors: Ankle injury, ligament reconstruction, cross country race
Chiropractors: Ankle injury, ligament reconstruction, cross country race, reconstruction surgery

Chiropractors: Left Arm pain and numbness in the fingers, mussel, numbness
Chiropractors: Left Arm pain and numbness in the fingers, mussel, numbness, left hand

Chiropractors: acupuncture, western doctor, detailed records
Chiropractors: acupuncture, western doctor, detailed records, acupuncturists

Chiropractors: acupuncture, fibrous dyplasia, tibia
Chiropractors: acupuncture, fibrous dyplasia, tibia, recollection

Chiropractors: Can adjustmetment cause Whiplash?, whiplash, chiropractor
Chiropractors: Can adjustmetment cause Whiplash?, whiplash, chiropractor, great shape

Chiropractors: Betaine HCL supplements, betaine hcl, pepsin
Chiropractors: Betaine HCL supplements, betaine hcl, pepsin

Chiropractors: What is "Brimhall" trained DC mean? 'Never heard of it., dematologist, opthamologist
Chiropractors: What is "Brimhall" trained DC mean? 'Never heard of it., dematologist, opthamologist, general practitioner

Chiropractors: Burning inside the ears, heartburn, tmj
Chiropractors: Burning inside the ears, heartburn, tmj, all sorts

Chiropractors: becoming a chiropractor, medicine companies, cough syrup
Chiropractors: becoming a chiropractor, medicine companies, cough syrup, forbes magazine

Chiropractors: broken ribs, pain after 2 years, pain management doctor, broken ribs
Chiropractors: broken ribs, pain after 2 years, pain management doctor, broken ribs, relief thanks

Chiropractors: bulging dis and left neutral foramen borferline canal stenois, durnin, dr timothy
Chiropractors: bulging dis and left neutral foramen borferline canal stenois, durnin, dr timothy, decompression

Chiropractors: Causes of leg numbness, electric stimulation, chiropractor
Chiropractors: Causes of leg numbness, electric stimulation, chiropractor, ultrasound

Chiropractors: Cervical c4-5 disk herniation/horseback riding, piates, new yorker
Chiropractors: Cervical c4-5 disk herniation/horseback riding, piates, new yorker, exercises

Chiropractors: Cervical spine, vertabra, left shoulder
Chiropractors: Cervical spine, vertabra, left shoulder, numbness

Chiropractors: Cervical subluxation, costly treatments, car accident
Chiropractors: Cervical subluxation, costly treatments, car accident, curve

Chiropractors: Cervicobrachial Syndrome, spinal manipulation, cold laser
Chiropractors: Cervicobrachial Syndrome, spinal manipulation, cold laser, laser treatment

Chiropractors: Chiropractic care for thyroid?, thyroid problems, thyroid disorders
Chiropractors: Chiropractic care for thyroid?, thyroid problems, thyroid disorders, neck adjustments

Chiropractors: Can Chiropractic help with Scoliosis?, bursa efek jakarta, lt 1
Chiropractors: Can Chiropractic help with Scoliosis?, bursa efek jakarta, lt 1, di indonesia

Chiropractors: Chiropractor who uses activator method?, medical supply company, phone number
Chiropractors: Chiropractor who uses activator method?, medical supply company, phone number

Chiropractors: Chiropractor vs Massage Therapy, massage therpist, massage therapist
Chiropractors: Chiropractor vs Massage Therapy, massage therpist, massage therapist, chiropractic field

Chiropractors: Chronic illness, cannon uk, steve cannon
Chiropractors: Chronic illness, cannon uk, steve cannon, altercation

Chiropractors: Clicking knee
Chiropractors: Clicking knee

Chiropractors: c6-c7 vertabra is compressed, metal plates, pain meds
Chiropractors: c6-c7 vertabra is compressed, metal plates, pain meds, severe pain

Chiropractors: cervical curve treatment, time procedure, bad shape
Chiropractors: cervical curve treatment, time procedure, bad shape, hane

Chiropractors: cervical herniated discs, spinal decompression, becoming a chiropractor
Chiropractors: cervical herniated discs, spinal decompression, becoming a chiropractor, disc problems

Chiropractors: charges, medical professions, hefty fines
Chiropractors: charges, medical professions, hefty fines, regulatory board

Chiropractors: chiropractic, cold laser, treatment evaluation
Chiropractors: chiropractic, cold laser, treatment evaluation, zafar

Chiropractors: Is chiropractic care appropriate?, conventional medicine, chiropractic care
Chiropractors: Is chiropractic care appropriate?, conventional medicine, chiropractic care, alternative medicine

Chiropractors: chiropractic colleges, central adaptation, central dogma
Chiropractors: chiropractic colleges, central adaptation, central dogma, mcgill university

Chiropractors: chiropractic injury?, new surgical procedures, orthopod
Chiropractors: chiropractic injury?, new surgical procedures, orthopod, exact case

Chiropractors: chiropractic/orthopedic tests, braggard, sciatic nerve
Chiropractors: chiropractic/orthopedic tests, braggard, sciatic nerve, nerve root

Chiropractors: What can a chiropractor do for my condition?, xrays, pelvis
Chiropractors: What can a chiropractor do for my condition?, xrays, pelvis, curvature

Chiropractors: chronic hamstring strain/rotated pelvis, pelvis, hips
Chiropractors: chronic hamstring strain/rotated pelvis, pelvis, hips, alignment

Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, j shawn, inaccurate statements
Chiropractors: concerned about chiropractors, j shawn, inaccurate statements, physiotherapist

Chiropractors: constant headache for 2 months, headache problem, headache pain
Chiropractors: constant headache for 2 months, headache problem, headache pain, maxalt

Chiropractors: about craniosacral therapy and chiropractic, franklyn sills, polarity therapist
Chiropractors: about craniosacral therapy and chiropractic, franklyn sills, polarity therapist, cranial bones

Chiropractors: Daughter, Rebekah, hypotonia, guidance
Chiropractors: Daughter, Rebekah, hypotonia, guidance, india

Chiropractors: Degenerative Disc Disease, orthopaedist, physiatrist
Chiropractors: Degenerative Disc Disease, orthopaedist, physiatrist, medical specialist

Chiropractors: Developed strange popping noise in neck/skull, bad science, maladies
Chiropractors: Developed strange popping noise in neck/skull, bad science, maladies, manipulation

Chiropractors: Disk No. 6/7, chiropractor, last resort
Chiropractors: Disk No. 6/7, chiropractor, last resort

Chiropractors: Dislocated rib, depressed sternum, dislocated rib, broken rib
Chiropractors: Dislocated rib, depressed sternum, dislocated rib, broken rib, 3 years

Chiropractors: DRX 9000, cox flexion distraction, spinal manipulation
Chiropractors: DRX 9000, cox flexion distraction, spinal manipulation, chattanoga

Chiropractors: the difference between osteopath and chiropractor, frequent sessions, osteopath
Chiropractors: the difference between osteopath and chiropractor, frequent sessions, osteopath, x rays

Chiropractors: drooping shoulder, spinal accessory nerve, nerve disorder
Chiropractors: drooping shoulder, spinal accessory nerve, nerve disorder, johns hopkins

Chiropractors: Excessive popping, chondroitin, aliments
Chiropractors: Excessive popping, chondroitin, aliments, leatherman

Chiropractors: Far infrared massage beds, massage beds, infrared heat
Chiropractors: Far infrared massage beds, massage beds, infrared heat, blockade

Chiropractors: First Practice Location, staten island, christopher lane
Chiropractors: First Practice Location, staten island, christopher lane

Chiropractors: Full Spine Chiropractic/Acid Reflux, anatomy physiology, foramen magnum
Chiropractors: Full Spine Chiropractic/Acid Reflux, anatomy physiology, foramen magnum, proton pump inhibitor drugs

Chiropractors: Full Thickness Bicep Tear, biceps tendon, extremity pathology
Chiropractors: Full Thickness Bicep Tear, biceps tendon, extremity pathology, clinical recommendations

Chiropractors: fractured 9th rib, rib fracture, ribcage
Chiropractors: fractured 9th rib, rib fracture, ribcage, ct scan

Chiropractors: Glaucotab, neuromuscular disease, gravis
Chiropractors: Glaucotab, neuromuscular disease, gravis, glaucoma

Chiropractors: no subject, chiropractic case, chiropractor
Chiropractors: no subject, chiropractic case, chiropractor, acute care

Chiropractors: no subject, medical doctors, palpation
Chiropractors: no subject, medical doctors, palpation, musculoskeletal

Chiropractors: Herniated Disk and scapula pain, nerve damage, muscle groups
Chiropractors: Herniated Disk and scapula pain, nerve damage, muscle groups, physical therapist

Chiropractors: HIO Method Chiropractic, ruptured disk, burnham
Chiropractors: HIO Method Chiropractic, ruptured disk, burnham, cervical disc herniation

Chiropractors: Hi
Chiropractors: Hi

Chiropractors: Hip pain, disc protrusion, carew
Chiropractors: Hip pain, disc protrusion, carew, chiropractor

Chiropractors: headaches, neurological conditions, productive life
Chiropractors: headaches, neurological conditions, productive life, quacks

Chiropractors: heel lifts, leg length discrepancy, leg length
Chiropractors: heel lifts, leg length discrepancy, leg length

Chiropractors: heel pain, calcaneus bone, plantar fasciitis
Chiropractors: heel pain, calcaneus bone, plantar fasciitis, talus bone

Chiropractors: herniated disk, chiropractic physicians, extremity symptoms
Chiropractors: herniated disk, chiropractic physicians, extremity symptoms, durnin

Chiropractors: Back, hip and leg numbness and pain, lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, femoral cutaneous nerve
Chiropractors: Back, hip and leg numbness and pain, lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, femoral cutaneous nerve, gall bladder removal

Chiropractors: hip pain, physical therapists, modality
Chiropractors: hip pain, physical therapists, modality, fascia

Chiropractors: hope you can help., ningi, firm structure
Chiropractors: hope you can help., ningi, firm structure, frozen shoulder

Chiropractors: hurt arm, pronator teres, dr tran
Chiropractors: hurt arm, pronator teres, dr tran, muscle work

Chiropractors: Injury, late date, sakes
Chiropractors: Injury, late date, sakes, sonogram

Chiropractors: Leg Pain, fragile bones, nucca
Chiropractors: Leg Pain, fragile bones, nucca, chiropractic association

Chiropractors: Low back pain, warner robins ga, jc smith
Chiropractors: Low back pain, warner robins ga, jc smith, delayed response

Chiropractors: Lower Back Dull Ache, tread mill, chiropractor
Chiropractors: Lower Back Dull Ache, tread mill, chiropractor, spine

Chiropractors: Lower back pain/sick, chiropactor, money
Chiropractors: Lower back pain/sick, chiropactor, money

Chiropractors: lacrosse-Wrist, massage therapist, bad car
Chiropractors: lacrosse-Wrist, massage therapist, bad car, muscle pain

Chiropractors: leg, buttocks, and hip pain, ft myers florida, acupuncturist
Chiropractors: leg, buttocks, and hip pain, ft myers florida, acupuncturist, joints

Chiropractors: Left leg numbness, cat scan, brain
Chiropractors: Left leg numbness, cat scan, brain

Chiropractors: loss of curve in neck, chiropractor, boss
Chiropractors: loss of curve in neck, chiropractor, boss, money

Chiropractors: low back pain with pinching and burning in genital area, interstitial cystitis, cystitis
Chiropractors: low back pain with pinching and burning in genital area, interstitial cystitis, cystitis, google

Chiropractors: lower back pain, grocery shop, mri
Chiropractors: lower back pain, grocery shop, mri

Chiropractors: lower back pain, groin area, popping pills
Chiropractors: lower back pain, groin area, popping pills, low back pain

Chiropractors: Menstrual Cramp-LIKE back pain, cyst, chiropractor
Chiropractors: Menstrual Cramp-LIKE back pain, cyst, chiropractor

Chiropractors: Meralgia Paresthetica - Pregnant, durnin, dr timothy
Chiropractors: Meralgia Paresthetica - Pregnant, durnin, dr timothy, premature delivery

Chiropractors: Middle Deltoid pain, yoga massage, deltoid
Chiropractors: Middle Deltoid pain, yoga massage, deltoid, rotator cuff

Chiropractors: Middle back pain after sleeping, egg carton, answerworks
Chiropractors: Middle back pain after sleeping, egg carton, answerworks, agony

Chiropractors: Military Neck, disc herniation, cervical spine mri
Chiropractors: Military Neck, disc herniation, cervical spine mri, mri films

Chiropractors: Multiple Sclerosis, chronic progressive ms, upper cervical chiropractic care
Chiropractors: Multiple Sclerosis, chronic progressive ms, upper cervical chiropractic care, upper cervical chiropractor

Chiropractors: massage intake form, alternative medicines, complimentary medicine
Chiropractors: massage intake form, alternative medicines, complimentary medicine, massage therapists

Chiropractors: Nausea and Upper Back, misalignment, vertebrae
Chiropractors: Nausea and Upper Back, misalignment, vertebrae, xrays

Chiropractors: Neck curvature, neck traction, neck pillow
Chiropractors: Neck curvature, neck traction, neck pillow, chiropractor

Chiropractors: Neck grinding and pain, cartilidge, blood thinners
Chiropractors: Neck grinding and pain, cartilidge, blood thinners, emotional distress

Chiropractors: Neck pain, jaw joints, orthodontist
Chiropractors: Neck pain, jaw joints, orthodontist, car accident

Chiropractors: Neck pain, ortho surgeons, orthopaedic surgeon
Chiropractors: Neck pain, ortho surgeons, orthopaedic surgeon, herniated disc

Chiropractors: Neck/Shoulder and Upper Back Pain, upper cervical spine, spine treatment
Chiropractors: Neck/Shoulder and Upper Back Pain, upper cervical spine, spine treatment, electric shock

Chiropractors: Numb thumb and index finger, specialist physicians, hammer
Chiropractors: Numb thumb and index finger, specialist physicians, hammer

Chiropractors: Numbness and Painful Tingling, google search, waist down
Chiropractors: Numbness and Painful Tingling, google search, waist down, tingley

Chiropractors: Numbness in toes, fresh carrot juice, hallelujah diet
Chiropractors: Numbness in toes, fresh carrot juice, hallelujah diet, body doesn

Chiropractors: neck facial pain, eustachian tube, good doctor
Chiropractors: neck facial pain, eustachian tube, good doctor, speller

Chiropractors: Back neck issues, tumor on the spine, pinched nerve
Chiropractors: Back neck issues, tumor on the spine, pinched nerve, brain stem

Chiropractors: neck pain and facial tingling, deep tissue massage, trigger point massage
Chiropractors: neck pain and facial tingling, deep tissue massage, trigger point massage, myofascial trigger points

Chiropractors: nerve pain, leatherman
Chiropractors: nerve pain, leatherman

Chiropractors: numbness and tingling in the arm, orthopod, neurologist
Chiropractors: numbness and tingling in the arm, orthopod, neurologist, xrays

Chiropractors: Back Pain, spinal decompression, nerve damage
Chiropractors: Back Pain, spinal decompression, nerve damage, surface emg

Chiropractors: Pain in arm and fingers, wavelength of light
Chiropractors: Pain in arm and fingers, wavelength of light

Chiropractors: Pain in right flank, pain fibers, buttock
Chiropractors: Pain in right flank, pain fibers, buttock, vertebrae

Chiropractors: Pain on the top of my wrist..., stick shift, sprain
Chiropractors: Pain on the top of my wrist..., stick shift, sprain, few days

Chiropractors: Pectoralis major transfer, reuban, university hospitals
Chiropractors: Pectoralis major transfer, reuban, university hospitals, pectoralis

Chiropractors: Persistent pain in sternum, 3 years
Chiropractors: Persistent pain in sternum, 3 years

Chiropractors: back pain, health issues, nuts
Chiropractors: back pain, health issues, nuts

Chiropractors: back pain when breathing
Chiropractors: back pain when breathing

Chiropractors: back pain and horseback riding, james shaw, horse riders
Chiropractors: back pain and horseback riding, james shaw, horse riders, back pain

Chiropractors: Back pain between scapula, above, decent support, searching the internet
Chiropractors: Back pain between scapula, above, decent support, searching the internet, effective solution

Chiropractors: In pain and tired of being pasted around..., honeywell hepa, thyroid medication
Chiropractors: In pain and tired of being pasted around..., honeywell hepa, thyroid medication, airborne allergens

Chiropractors: protruding disc, partial paralysis, chiropractic manipulation
Chiropractors: protruding disc, partial paralysis, chiropractic manipulation, bulging disks

Chiropractors: quick test on neck nerves, factual answer, diagnostic value
Chiropractors: quick test on neck nerves, factual answer, diagnostic value, anzalone

Chiropractors: Radiating pain from upper back to chest, heavy meal, fractured rib
Chiropractors: Radiating pain from upper back to chest, heavy meal, fractured rib, hair line

Chiropractors: RIGHT SIDE CHEST PAIN!, cardiacs, second time
Chiropractors: RIGHT SIDE CHEST PAIN!, cardiacs, second time, ibuprofen

Chiropractors: Rib cartlidge, needle probe, osteopathic doctor
Chiropractors: Rib cartlidge, needle probe, osteopathic doctor, source of pain

Chiropractors: Rib Injury, bone fracture, xray
Chiropractors: Rib Injury, bone fracture, xray, cartilage

Chiropractors: Right Mid Back Pain, rotator cuff problem, back muscles
Chiropractors: Right Mid Back Pain, rotator cuff problem, back muscles, tight muscle

Chiropractors: Rumble Head Noise, wikipedia, nuts
Chiropractors: Rumble Head Noise, wikipedia, nuts, yahoo

Chiropractors: rib injury, costal cartilage, intercostal muscle
Chiropractors: rib injury, costal cartilage, intercostal muscle, rib injuries

Chiropractors: rib/side pain when sleeping, h pylori, peptic ulcer
Chiropractors: rib/side pain when sleeping, h pylori, peptic ulcer, belly button

Chiropractors: ribs out of alignment, prolotherapy, google
Chiropractors: ribs out of alignment, prolotherapy, google, slippage

Chiropractors: right flank rib pain, chest x ray, hpf
Chiropractors: right flank rib pain, chest x ray, hpf, level 8

Chiropractors: right hand numb?, torn rotator cuff, botnick
Chiropractors: right hand numb?, torn rotator cuff, botnick, strength tests

Chiropractors: Sciatica during pregnancy, piriformis muscles, nerve irritation
Chiropractors: Sciatica during pregnancy, piriformis muscles, nerve irritation, spinal anatomy

Chiropractors: Severe Tightness in my hamstrings, rotated pelvis, and back pain, psoas muscles, major muscles
Chiropractors: Severe Tightness in my hamstrings, rotated pelvis, and back pain, psoas muscles, major muscles, back muscles

Chiropractors: Sharp pain behind ribs, liquid in the lungs
Chiropractors: Sharp pain behind ribs, liquid in the lungs

Chiropractors: Shoulder and collar bone., vitamin d deficiency, doctor of osteopathic medicine
Chiropractors: Shoulder and collar bone., vitamin d deficiency, doctor of osteopathic medicine, clavicle

Chiropractors: SI Joint, carpet sweeper, hands and knees
Chiropractors: SI Joint, carpet sweeper, hands and knees, work accident

Chiropractors: SI Joint & Recommended matress, tempurpedic mattress, pain in knees
Chiropractors: SI Joint & Recommended matress, tempurpedic mattress, pain in knees, spring mattress

Chiropractors: SI joint manipulation..is this technique ok?, pelvic rotation, leg lengths
Chiropractors: SI joint manipulation..is this technique ok?, pelvic rotation, leg lengths, daily basis

Chiropractors: Slipped Rib Syndrome?, diagnosis
Chiropractors: Slipped Rib Syndrome?, diagnosis

Chiropractors: Slipped Rib Syndrome?
Chiropractors: Slipped Rib Syndrome?

Chiropractors: Slipping Rib Syndrome?, supine position, tennis balls
Chiropractors: Slipping Rib Syndrome?, supine position, tennis balls, correct alignment

Chiropractors: Sraston Technique, vertebral subluxation, health care provider
Chiropractors: Sraston Technique, vertebral subluxation, health care provider, subluxations

Chiropractors: Supposed Spina Bifida Occulta Diagnosis..., spina bifida occulta, spinous process
Chiropractors: Supposed Spina Bifida Occulta Diagnosis..., spina bifida occulta, spinous process, x rays

Chiropractors: Is this safe for a 13yr old?, chiropractor doctors, question the answer
Chiropractors: Is this safe for a 13yr old?, chiropractor doctors, question the answer, strain injury

Chiropractors: schooling, animal chiropractic, veterinary board
Chiropractors: schooling, animal chiropractic, veterinary board, chiropractic board

Chiropractors: no subject, toggle recoil technique, hio
Chiropractors: no subject, toggle recoil technique, hio, brainstem

Chiropractors: severe acid reflux, zantac, old baby
Chiropractors: severe acid reflux, zantac, old baby, acid reflux

Chiropractors: severe knee cracking and pain, torn ligament, best bet
Chiropractors: severe knee cracking and pain, torn ligament, best bet, x ray

Chiropractors: severe neck,back hip pain, trigger point injections, short term memory loss
Chiropractors: severe neck,back hip pain, trigger point injections, short term memory loss, short term memory

Chiropractors: the shrinking man, gaining weight, immediatly
Chiropractors: the shrinking man, gaining weight, immediatly, time men

Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, degenerative disc disease, bone spur
Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, degenerative disc disease, bone spur, back muscles

Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, wobble chair, david dow
Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, wobble chair, david dow, spinal flexion

Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, lower back pain, spine health
Chiropractors: spina bifida occulta, lower back pain, spine health, known fact

Chiropractors: sublaxation of my L4 can cause kidney and bladder problems?, bladder function, bladder control
Chiropractors: sublaxation of my L4 can cause kidney and bladder problems?, bladder function, bladder control, nerve function

Chiropractors: Tempur-pedic Mattress, visco elastic foam mattress, visco elastic foam
Chiropractors: Tempur-pedic Mattress, visco elastic foam mattress, visco elastic foam, ebay

Chiropractors: Tingling Face, service chiropractic, x rays
Chiropractors: Tingling Face, service chiropractic, x rays, alignement

Chiropractors: TMJ, bundle of nerves, tmd patients
Chiropractors: TMJ, bundle of nerves, tmd patients, history of trauma

Chiropractors: TMJ, reoccurence, time visit
Chiropractors: TMJ, reoccurence, time visit, chiropractor

Chiropractors: Toftness, nerve interference, silly attitude
Chiropractors: Toftness, nerve interference, silly attitude, mri scanner

Chiropractors: Tricep muscle tear?, freezer pack, tens machine
Chiropractors: Tricep muscle tear?, freezer pack, tens machine, triceps muscle

Chiropractors: Trigger finger release, cortizone shots, fingers
Chiropractors: Trigger finger release, cortizone shots, fingers

Chiropractors: tingling/numbness, degenerative diseases, family friend
Chiropractors: tingling/numbness, degenerative diseases, family friend, shoulders

Chiropractors: toes numb, loss of sensation, minimal injury
Chiropractors: toes numb, loss of sensation, minimal injury, knees

Chiropractors: tongue numbness, facial nerve, taste perception
Chiropractors: tongue numbness, facial nerve, taste perception, post herpetic neuralgia

Chiropractors: Undergraduate studies of chiropractors, sherman college of straight chiropractic, undergraduate schooling
Chiropractors: Undergraduate studies of chiropractors, sherman college of straight chiropractic, undergraduate schooling, science curriculum

Chiropractors: Upper Leg Numbness, numbness, lori
Chiropractors: Upper Leg Numbness, numbness, lori, nerves

Chiropractors: Upper neck/shoulder, physical therapist, chiropractor
Chiropractors: Upper neck/shoulder, physical therapist, chiropractor, exercise

Chiropractors: Upper Back Pain, doctors, drugs
Chiropractors: Upper Back Pain, doctors, drugs, scenar

Chiropractors: ultrasound damage, shoulder pain, acupuncturist
Chiropractors: ultrasound damage, shoulder pain, acupuncturist, lungs

Chiropractors: unexplainable neck/face pain, upper cervical spine, symptoms stiff neck
Chiropractors: unexplainable neck/face pain, upper cervical spine, symptoms stiff neck, chinese medecine

Chiropractors: no use of arm, sensory perceptions, miracle healing
Chiropractors: no use of arm, sensory perceptions, miracle healing, cervical spine

Chiropractors: Are vertigo or dizziness common whiplash symptoms?, chronic neck pain, prolotherapy
Chiropractors: Are vertigo or dizziness common whiplash symptoms?, chronic neck pain, prolotherapy, tinnitus

Chiropractors: Worse after DRX900 treatments, decompression therapy, gillman
Chiropractors: Worse after DRX900 treatments, decompression therapy, gillman, comprehensive research

Chiropractors: weaking of body, therapy massage, massage therapy
Chiropractors: weaking of body, therapy massage, massage therapy, chiropractors

Chiropractors: whiplash?, spine research, j shawn
Chiropractors: whiplash?, spine research, j shawn, mistype

Chiropractors: back, lumbar traction, lbs pressure
Chiropractors: back, lumbar traction, lbs pressure, hot pad

Chiropractors: facial/neck pain, wisdom tooth extraction, leg length discrepancy
wisdom tooth extraction, leg length discrepancy, atypical facial pain: Lisa, #2... If you have a good TMJ dentist and a good chiropractor, between the two of them odd diseases like tumors or aneurysms will be ruled out. Also, with blood tests, serologic markers for inflammatory arthritis or infections can be ruled out. ...

Chiropractors: facial pain, petition project, follicular lymphoma
petition project, follicular lymphoma, smart consumers: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: fatigue associated with back adjustment, extreme fatigue, time appointment
extreme fatigue, time appointment, o brien: Hello Lynda, There are nueroreceptive chemicals released with a chiropractic adjust that may cause immediate decrease in pain, calming sensation, etc. Rarely will the effects last for days. Your son may be coming down with a cold or just fatigued...

Chiropractors: femoral artery/nerve blockage??, nerve conduction, femoral nerve
nerve conduction, femoral nerve, chiroweb: Hi Lauren, Congratulations on being a D.C.! I am sure you will make the profession proud! As you stated in your question, two things are quite possible, auscultation over the artery (remember NAVL)- Nerve, Artery, Vein and Lymphatics order from lateral...

Chiropractors: A few questions, physical therapy rehabilitation, acupuncture specialist
physical therapy rehabilitation, acupuncture specialist, muscle spasm: Dawn, Thanks for the question and I hope I can help. There are major differences between chiropractic and acupuncture. Obviously, the acupuncturist is going to practice chinese medicine and utilize acupuncture and herbal supplements, whereas the chiropractor...

Chiropractors: fibromyalgia, ect, chronic myofascial pain, nerve blocks
chronic myofascial pain, nerve blocks, rhuematologist: Hello Char, You may want to find a doctor of chiropractic who specializes in soft tissue/sport injuries. They will be able focus on areas of scar tissue or adhesions in the muscle,ligament, or tendon. This will help reduce tension and allow the affected...

Chiropractors: How do I find info on my doctor?, board of chiropractic examiners, state board of chiropractic examiners
board of chiropractic examiners, state board of chiropractic examiners, lower back pain: in what sense? if you are referring to disciplinary actions you can contact your state board of chiropractic examiners. assessing their ability to precisely correct the cause of your problem can be a little more involved. for this reason i recommend you seek...

Chiropractors: finger numbness, arnold chiari malformation, nerve conduction test
arnold chiari malformation, nerve conduction test, finger numbness: The only answer that I can give you is I don t know. I don t know what is causing the problem in the fingers however, you mention 3 fingers which are relating back to 3 different nerve roots (C6, C7, & C8). Now the other matter is the shoulder problem, since...

Chiropractors: first rib, rotator cuff muscles, thoracic vertebra
rotator cuff muscles, thoracic vertebra, scalene muscles: Dear JII, The first rib can absolutely be a souce of pain and dysfunction when it becomes fixated, or the joint becomes irritated. The anatomical connections are diverse because it joins with the 1st thoracic vertebra in the upper back, and joins with...

Chiropractors: follow up question, petition project, chirpractor
petition project, chirpractor, smart consumers: Dear AllExperts User: Here is an update on the petition project I emailed you about previously. A few changes were needed to correct and clarify the petition, requiring me to restart using a new one. The means that everyone who signed needs to resign...

Chiropractors: foot pain, navicular bone, midfoot
navicular bone, midfoot, foot pain: Jodie, Thanks for the question. I have seen this is a few pregnant women. The pain on top of the foot can be caused by fixation of the navicular bone, which is a bone in the midfoot. Once you take a few steps the navicular will actually kind of shift...

Chiropractors: fractured 9th rib, rib fractures, impact exercise
rib fractures, impact exercise, electric stim: Any type of fracture typically takes about 6 weeks to heal, but rib fractures are worse; they are never completely motionless because you have to breathe. It s going to take a total of 6-8 weeks for it to heal. You ll have to force yourself to take it easy...

Chiropractors: fractured ribs, soft tissue techniques, fractured ribs
soft tissue techniques, fractured ribs, calcium intake: Hello Holly, Yes, after the bones and soft tissues heal chiropractic treatment will help restore the proper functioning of the joints. Soft tissue techniques (especially inbetween the ribs) will help minimalize scar tissue and improve your range...

Chiropractors: fractured t-1 and subluxation on disc at bottom of neck, oahu hawaii, time and a place
oahu hawaii, time and a place, subluxation: First, I wish to apologise that this took me so long to answer. I have had some computer problems lateley, and since this question is very involved, I also wanted time to think about my answer. I have never been a fan of back surgery of any kind, but there...

Chiropractors: full back question now posted, lower back joints, compression fracture
lower back joints, compression fracture, nerve compression: Hi Mary, Have you had any xrays? Did the doctor examine you and arrive at a presumed diagnosis? The burning and stabbing pain can be from sprained joints or torn muscle tissues along your spine. I don t know your age or health history, but if you are...

Chiropractors: future student, texas chiropractic college, chiropractic profession
texas chiropractic college, chiropractic profession, chiropractic school: Dear John, Well, I think that TCC would be a fine choice for a chiropractic school, and I am aware of their MUA program. It is totally possible to have a career only in MUA, but unlikely. Orthopedists have started to perform MUA s, and do not want...

Chiropractors: Just fyi when I said arching..., proper lifting techniques, lumbar disc
proper lifting techniques, lumbar disc, o brien: Hello Jeff, Posture is important!! Not as much when sitting. But when lifting weights your technique and posture is extremely important. People with unbalanced (does not mean weak backs) will often rupture a lower lumbar disc, I especially see this...

Chiropractors: Gastroparesis, muscle techniques, vagus nerve
muscle techniques, vagus nerve, minute tune: Wendy, First, I don t believe treatment of gastroparesis is a condition that chiropractors specifically treat. There are various case reports of chiropractic helping people with internal disorders. The bottom line is that you found something that you...

Chiropractors: GERD , Allergies and Chiropractic Care, asthma attack, voice coach
asthma attack, voice coach, hoarse voice: Beverly, You are smart to ask if chiropractic can help you and your son. Since the nervous system is the master system of the body, and chiropractors are doctors of the nervous system, then you are in the right place here. I suggest seeing an upper cervical...

Chiropractors: Glaucotab, glaucoma specialist, j shawn
glaucoma specialist, j shawn, pubmed: Dear Ross, From the information I have read about Glucotab, the results seem very promising, but I am not aware of any independent published research on the product. The research I have read has been generated by money donated by the manufacturer of the...

Chiropractors: Graston Technique, soft tissue mobilization, nerve interference
soft tissue mobilization, nerve interference, massage sessions: i am not familiar with this form of therapy. i am a chiropractor, not a therapist, and as such i do not practice the treatment of symptoms, but the correction of nerve interference, the most common cause of a wide variety of health problems. being a true Doctor...

Chiropractors: Growth, chiropractor care, growth spurts
chiropractor care, growth spurts, genetic condition: Dear Gail, This is a bit of an enigma becuase there is absolutely no clinical research that I am aware of that has studied differneces in growth and chiropractic treatment. This is what I can tell you. In my opinion it is unlikely that you will have...

Chiropractors: general questions re:chiropractors, musculoskeletal conditions, dear kathy
musculoskeletal conditions, dear kathy, neurological conditions: Dear Kathy, Thank you for your questions and I hope that my brief answers provide the information that you are looking for at this time. 1. A chiropractor serves as a primary care provider dealing mainly with health problems related to the musculoskeletal...

Chiropractors: general, relaxation effect, shoulder muscles
relaxation effect, shoulder muscles, muscle relaxation: If as you said, you were mislead by a chiropractor into undergoing worthless treatment for asthma, why did you decide to go on and become a chiroprator yourself? First, since you are interested in my experiences I recommend that you read a summary I wrote...

Chiropractors: glucoma, retinal ganglion cells, degenerative diseases of the retina
retinal ganglion cells, degenerative diseases of the retina, glaucoma patient: Dear Sheila, Unfortunately chiropractic care does not offer a direct correlation in treatment benefits concerning Glaucoma. Glaucoma is a group of diseases of the optic nerve involving loss of retinal ganglion cells in a characteristic pattern of optic...

Chiropractors: Hamstring/Leg Pain, nerve interference, cause nerve
nerve interference, cause nerve, interference pattern: in most cases, the side of atlas misalignment is also the side of resultant hamstring weakness. while genuine chiropractic can help with most health problems, including back pain, it does so not by treating (playing with) the symptoms, rather it focuses directly...

Chiropractors: Hamstring tendons, soft tissue injuries, palpate
soft tissue injuries, palpate, hamstrings: Hello Don, Adhesions in or between muscles and tendons can result in myofascitis (basically adhesions from the tissue rubbing together). You may want to see a doctor of chiropractic who specializes in sport/soft tissue injuries. Treatment may resolve...

Chiropractors: Hand Pain, metacarpal bones, repetitive movement
metacarpal bones, repetitive movement, stress disorder: You may want to have them evaluated by a chiropractor. The positioning for piano playing is quite similar to typing; this position and repetitive movement is a leading cause of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. You may not be that far along, and only have a respective...

Chiropractors: Hand pain, pointer finger, median nerve
pointer finger, median nerve, metacarpals: First, I would like to apologize for my tardiness in answering. There was a death in our family and I have been away from the computer. I can be an impingement (pinch) of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel. Any repetitive motion can cause these types...

Chiropractors: HELP!, deep tissue massage, spinous
deep tissue massage, spinous, exact place: Many things can cause radiating pain. If you haven t seen a family doctor, please do so, just to make sure nothing serious is happening. Then I would find a good chiropractor. We deal with and specialize in the spine and attaching muscles, and one should...

Chiropractors: Head Numbness, chemical irritation, durnin
chemical irritation, durnin, days thanks: Hi Jenifer, It might need follow-up if it persists, many times this is do to chemical irritation from hair products, if trauma isn t an issue, then look here first. Give it a couple days and change your shampoo and anything else that comes in contact with...

Chiropractors: Head and neck pain, nerve interference, head and neck pain
nerve interference, head and neck pain, side posture: hio are the initials of the nickname given to this method by the contemporaries dr. b.j. palmer, it s developer.they stand for hole in one . prior to hio s development, it was believed by chiropractors that nerve interference could be generated by misalignment...

Chiropractors: Hearing loss after chiropractic adjustment, nerve interference, sinus headaches
nerve interference, sinus headaches, muffled hearing: Dear Annette, I don t know who Jean Ball is... While you ve already experienced changes in your hearing with different joint adjustment methods, there is little more I can offer in that regard. My best suggestion is to have a thorough evaluation by a...

Chiropractors: Heart Arrhythmia, nerve interference, nerve system
nerve interference, nerve system, heart arrhythmia: the heart, like all of the body s organs, is under the control of the brain via the nerve system. you may know that very often an individual who has heart related nerve interference will complain of one or more of the following associated symptoms: heartburn,...

Chiropractors: Heel lifts, pheasant run, gaithersburg md
pheasant run, gaithersburg md, heel lift: Dear Mrs. Saulnier, Thank you for your question and this great information that you have given me. It makes my job a lot easier when I have such good information. A heel lift is often a life saver when it comes to spinal pain and misalignments. However,...

Chiropractors: Italian chiropractors, american chiropractor, tylenol w codeine
american chiropractor, tylenol w codeine, chiropratics: Chiropractic is something that does takes time to work. It affects the nervous system, which then affects the muscles, which pull on the bones. It is NOT, however, something that the body needs to recover from, because the purpose and intent of chiropractic...

Chiropractors: Hello,What's the difference..., exercise nutrition, osteopath
exercise nutrition, osteopath, chiropractor: Rob, Thanks for the question. An osteopath is basically a medical doctor. The osteopath uses the same methods of treatment as the MD by prescribing drugs, performing surgery if trained to do so and that sort of route. A chiropractor does not prescribe...

Chiropractors: Hello,What's the difference..., osteopath, joints of the body
osteopath, joints of the body, doctor of chiropractic: Hello Rob, Osteopath will specialize in disease that affects the bones. A doctor of Chiropractic is the only doctor in the world licensed to adjust/move the joints back into place, thus we specialize in the biomechancis of the spine and joints...

Chiropractors: Hello, true philosophy, practicing medicine
true philosophy, practicing medicine, sick body: it is called an alternative form of medicine because of the popular ignorance of it s true philosophy and approach. rather than taking the mechanistic, allopathic, symptom suppressive approach which characterizes the various forms of medicine in general, genuine...

Chiropractors: Help!, disc herniation, cortisone injection
disc herniation, cortisone injection, disc bulge: Marisol, Go back to the chiropractor and tell him all of this!!! You may have a disc herniation that is irritating a nerve from your neck. You state your pain was pretty bad but now is gone, but that it is replaced by burning pain in your shoulder blade....

Chiropractors: Help in understanding MRI report, mild facet hypertrophy, s1 nerve root
mild facet hypertrophy, s1 nerve root, disc desiccation: This is really orthopedics and outside of my field so you ll have to discuss it with an orthropedic medical physician. However, disk problems are worsened by weight bearing positions like sitting or lifting. If the symptoms are worsening and she has progressive...

Chiropractors: Herniated/Bulging Discs, gentle manipulation, cracked heat
gentle manipulation, cracked heat, bulging discs: Dear Gina, As a Chiropractor and Acupuncturist, I would recommend acupuncture for the pain in the neck with the underlying disc problems. Acupuncture should be able to manage your neck pain without being too invasive to the underlying conditions. Once...

Chiropractors: Herniated cervical disc, neck spine, herinated disc
neck spine, herinated disc, cervical disc: Hello Chris, Yes, chiropractic care can help with disc injuries. The size and location of the herniation will help determine the treatment. With large herniations the joints above and below may be treated to increase motion and healing time of the...

Chiropractors: Herniated Disc t11-t12, disc lesion, cortisone injections
disc lesion, cortisone injections, manual manipulation: Micheal, Thank you for your questin. Thoracic (mid-back) disc herniations are far less common than disc herniations in the cervical (neck) and lumbar (low back) spine, but they do occur. The indications for disc surgery are generally severe, intractable...

Chiropractors: Herniated Disk and scapula pain, spinal nerve roots, nerve root compression
spinal nerve roots, nerve root compression, muscle spasm: Dear Lynn, Disk problems can have long reaching effects, especially when they are pressing on the spinal cord or the spinal nerve roots. This is where much of the pain comes from. You had said that the herniation was gone , according to your doctor, how...

Chiropractors: Herniated disc, decompression therapy, drx 900
decompression therapy, drx 900, sciatic nerve: Dear Marlene, Disk problems and sciatic type pain can be a very frustrating problem, and I can understand your concern with the MRI. First of all, the FREE evaluation was not an evaluation at all...more like a gimmic to get you in the office, and...

Chiropractors: Herniated disc or lower back sprain?, dear francesca, muscle sprain
dear francesca, muscle sprain, lumbar spine: Dear Francesca, From what you have described, this does not sound like a disk problem, but rather a functional low back (lumbar spine joints)or sacroiliac joint (pelvic joints above the butt) inflammation problem and strain. You are taking the right...

Chiropractors: Herniated disc in my neck, muscle relaxers, massage therapist
muscle relaxers, massage therapist, herniated disc: Hello Donella, Herniated discs can take several months to heal. A MRI should be performed to confirm the diagnosis. The size and location of the herniation or bulge can be seen on a MRI, then a more accurate time frame for healing can be established....

Chiropractors: Herniated disc options, soft tissue injuries, scar tissue
soft tissue injuries, scar tissue, arthitis: Hello Kasey, Find a doctor of chiropractic who specializes in soft tissue injuries. They will be able to locate the scar tissue or adhesions that restrict the joint and break them up. Adjustments are still beneficial to keep the joint moving properly,...

Chiropractors: Herniated disc, ft wayne indiana, disc herniation
ft wayne indiana, disc herniation, james cox: Sometimes chiropractic care can greatly help with disc herniation, and sometimes surgery is needed. It depends on the severity of the problem and other factors. Your friend might benefit from consulting a chiropractor with experience in treating disc problems....

Chiropractors: Herniated disk, blood test results, back and neck pain
blood test results, back and neck pain, neck spasms: you seem to be suspicious of their theory as to the true nature of your problem. you seem to think they are not making sense. if this is so, we are very much in agreement. why would i, a true chiropractor, suggest an mri of your neck, or counsel someone on...

Chiropractors: Herniated L5, spinal manipulation, spinal rehabilitation
spinal manipulation, spinal rehabilitation, neurologic symptoms: Unless you have severe neurologic symptoms (like weakness and severe pain or numbness in a leg) I suggest you find a good chiropractor who combines diversified manipulation with guidance in spinal rehabilitation (ie exercise!). Spinal manipulation with...

Chiropractors: HIO Method Chiropractic, graston, chiroweb
graston, chiroweb, durnin: Hi Tom, HIO is an outdated, dogmatic throw back of unscientific origins of Chiropractic. It means Hole in One . The name speaks for itself, I personally don t know anyone that even does it, much superior techniques have been developed in the last 100 yrs....

Chiropractors: HIO, vertebral misalignment, nerve interference
vertebral misalignment, nerve interference, dr palmer: the initials stand for it s nickname, hole in one . it is the precision upper cervical corrective method developed by dr. b.j. palmer,d.c., son of chiropractic s discoverer. it supposedly acquired this name from dr. palmer s contemporaries who had previously...

Chiropractors: Hi, boston hospitals, chiropractors
boston hospitals, chiropractors, good luck: No, and the ones who do are NOT the ones that you want to see. I told you who to go and see, many people will travel for hours to see an upper cervical specific doctor and you have one only 6 miles from you. If you truly want to get well then you will listen...

Chiropractors: Hi, I have Charcot-marie-tooth(neuropathy)and..., wheel chair, simon lee
wheel chair, simon lee, stroke patient: Hi, Julie Good question, my answer is that you should be getting lumbar/sacrum adjustment on the table. Lumbar/sacral adjustment can mobilize your joint and remove fixation which will be benefit to your current condition. Currently, I m giving a full...

Chiropractors: Hi did you get my email about my son, prolapsed disc, allexperts
prolapsed disc, allexperts, jenny: Jenny, I do not have any questions pending in my mailbox. This means I have answered them all. Evidently, I did not get your email. Please go through the process again through allexperts and send me the question and information and I would be more than...

Chiropractors: Hi, I'm curious on chiropractic..., sciatic nerves, vascular problem
sciatic nerves, vascular problem, curious problem: Dear Javier, Thank you for question and it is great to hear from a fellow Texan. I am right down the road in Boerne, just north of San Antonio. This is a curious problem. My first concern would be circulatory in nature because the problem occurs when...

Chiropractors: Hi, I was wondering if chiropractors..., sacro occipital technique, applied kinesiology
sacro occipital technique, applied kinesiology, organ work: There are a couple ways I can answer this question. One, essentially every chiropractor could be considered to specialize in women s health, among other things, because we specialize in the nervous system, which goes to every organ and muscle, and to your...

Chiropractors: Hi,I was wondering, let's..., orthopedic exam, cartillage
orthopedic exam, cartillage, knee cap: Hello Beth, Yes, any of those things may have happened. In general bones heal in 4 weeks, Muscles heal in 3-4 weeks, tendons can take up to 3-4 months, cartilage and ligaments range from 3months to a year depending on the injury. If the pain is...

Chiropractors: High pain level 9 months +, nerve roots, dull ache
nerve roots, dull ache, chronic low back pain: Unfortunately, you have listed virtually every danger signal a young doctor is told to avoid. However, the best answers that you may have would have to come from one of the best centers in the country for this kind of situation. I would strongly advise for...

Chiropractors: Hip bone pain, vaginal deliveries, sacroilliac
vaginal deliveries, sacroilliac, pelvic bones: Dear Diana, I have a few question about your pain. First of all, the pelvis has three joints, 2 sacroilliac joints in the back that attach the pelvic bones to the sacrum, and one symphysis pubis joint in the front which has a disk between it. The hip...

Chiropractors: Hip Flexors, deep tissue massage, yoga pilates
deep tissue massage, yoga pilates, massage therapist: The simple answer is stretch, do some yoga, pilates, and build up your core muscles. If these muscles were developed at a young age, you may have altered the formation of your spine, creating exagerated curves - this can not be changed. The chance are, your...

Chiropractors: Hip joint, magnetic resonance imaging, anti inflammatory drugs
magnetic resonance imaging, anti inflammatory drugs, magnetic resonance imaging mri: Dear Becky, If this is happening inside of the actual hip joint itself, it sounds like you may have what is called a labral tear. If so, then this is not a chiropractic case, but rather an orthopedic case. Let me explain. The labrum is the cartilage...

Chiropractors: Hip/leg pain, iliac crest, dull ache
iliac crest, dull ache, tendons and ligaments: Dear Anyka, It seems your conditions are hormonally related. The body will produce a hormone that will allow the tendons and ligaments to become lax in order to accomodate the expansion of the hip upon delivery. For some women, this will reverse by itself...

Chiropractors: Hip and lower back problems, nerve conduction tests, deep tissue massage
nerve conduction tests, deep tissue massage, top of the stairs: Hi Cathy, It sounds like if you didn t have bad luck, you wouldn t have any luck at all! The procedure is called trigger point therapy, it is uncomfortable while it is being done but feels much better soon after. The reason why it is effective is that...

Chiropractors: Hip Pain, hip instability, proper exercises
hip instability, proper exercises, md specialist: Hi Darlene, Without knowing what tests were performed already it is hard to say. I would imagine an MRI was done, if not, get one of the hip. Instability is corrected with proper isokenetic exercises, maybe the DC and MD are not educated in this area or...

Chiropractors: Hip Pain, orthopedic exam, chiroweb
orthopedic exam, chiroweb, jumping rope: Hi Vickie, Without an examination to determine an actual hip problem from a referred pain issue, it is hard to advise treatment options. I recommend you have it worked-up to rule out a disc or other pathology. If it ends up being localized to the hip, there...

Chiropractors: Hip Popping, ligament instability, hip flexor
ligament instability, hip flexor, chiropractic orthopedist: Dear Travis, From what you have described, it sounds like classic ligament instability either in the joint space of the hip (acetabulum), or at the front of the pelvis (symphysis pubis), or laxity of a tendon in the adductor group of muscles in the inner...

Chiropractors: Hip pain, internal medicine specialists, complete metabolic panel
internal medicine specialists, complete metabolic panel, sacroiliac joints: Dear Steven, I am not surprised that all of the tests came out normal other than the thyroid panel, and Hashimoto s is not a big deal and is easily controlled with synthroid or nutritional changes. It is obvious to me that your problem is functional...

Chiropractors: Hip pain; SI Joint?, soft tissue mobilization, bursa sac
soft tissue mobilization, bursa sac, side posture: Dear Christine, Your hip area pain can be from bursitis, myofascitis in the lower back or gluteal musculature, or an SI joint problem. If all you are getting is side-posture joint manipulation, then there is no way to alleviate any possible bursitis...

Chiropractors: Hip pain, pelvic bone, tremendous pain
pelvic bone, tremendous pain, hip pain: Amanda, Thanks for your question. This is definitely a chiropractic problem and is a very common one. This is a pelvic/sacroiliac joint problem. I have seen many patients with the same activity induced SI joint dysfunction. The pelvis is becoming...

Chiropractors: Hip weakness, energy work, healing process
energy work, healing process, chiropractor: Melissa, Thanks for the question. I think that some additional chiropractic could help and certainly would not hurt. It sounds as if there is weakness in the region, which may be nerve related, but is most likely just muscle related as there is no pain...

Chiropractors: Hip, long periods of time, post traumatic osteoarthritis
long periods of time, post traumatic osteoarthritis, nerve problem: Hi Angela, I suspect you may have some post-traumatic osteoarthritis setting up in your hip. The first thing I would do is get it x-rayed. It also could be a sacroiliac dysfunction or something in your low back that is referring pain down your leg. Only...

Chiropractors: HORRIBLE KNEE PAIN, bench seats, ford ranger
bench seats, ford ranger, chronic problem: There are several different treatments for chondromalacia. The fastest relief I see is with acupuncture. I think you definitely need to see the doctor to have this checked out. It is too difficult for me to determine the abnormality without actually seeing...

Chiropractors: Hope you can help., tight tendons, calcium deficiency
tight tendons, calcium deficiency, calf muscles: Hello Marj, You may have a calcium deficiency, You may want to increase your intake of calcium to 1200-1500 miligrams per day. You should notice a change in a week. If you still feel the same I would get some blood work done. Menopause can cause...

Chiropractors: Horseback Riding with Hip Arthritis, hip arthritis, owning a horse
hip arthritis, owning a horse, horseback riding lessons: You have left out a lot of history on this question. Just how bad was the residual damage to your hip? What does it look like now? This is one of the things that the advice, check with your doctor, was designed for. I am the kind of doc that believes...

Chiropractors: Hurts to lay flat, dear catherine, arthritic conditions
dear catherine, arthritic conditions, flat on my back: Dear Catherine, I d like to answer your question accurately, but it is difficult to do since I don t have a lot of information about you. Nevertheless, there are some arthritic conditions that can be painful (I don t know how old you are). Also, with...

Chiropractors: Hyper tension, blood pressure medication, hyper tension
blood pressure medication, hyper tension, high blood pressure medication: Generally no, there is no conclusive evidence that manipulation helps high blood pressure. However, indirectly if you had acute low back pain getting manipulated could give you some relief which could help you relax and perhaps help lower it that way. It...

Chiropractors: hamstring pain, leg curls, recumbent bicycle
leg curls, recumbent bicycle, doctors orders: Dear Jill, Hamstring injuries can really be tough, but I agree that you need to limit your activity, but I would disagree that you need to stop all your activities completely. Pulling out of track for the season is probably a good idea depending on how...

Chiropractors: hamstring, soft tissue massage, tight muscles
soft tissue massage, tight muscles, o brien: Hello Carlos, Most of the time it is the tendon snapping over the bone or another tendon, due to tight hamstrings. This usually is of no significance but is a sign of tight muscles. Stretching and soft tissue massage may resolve the clicking. Have...

Chiropractors: hand??, funny bone nerve, shoulder blade
funny bone nerve, shoulder blade, numbness: it sounds as if you strained your shoulder and irritated the ulnar nerve ( funny bone nerve)in the process.if this is the extent of it, your symptoms will likely resolve on their own soon. if, however, you have cord level interference, this may limit your...

Chiropractors: what happened to my spine?, lumbar disc herniation, bladder dysfunction
lumbar disc herniation, bladder dysfunction, nasty cold: Michael, Thanks for your question. While I can t provide you with diagnosis or a prognosis over the Internet, I can answer your question generally. The mechanism of your injury and the symptoms you describe appear to be consistent with a lumbar disc...

Chiropractors: head numbness, neck wit, vitamin b12 deficiency
neck wit, vitamin b12 deficiency, nerve supply: Dear Mike, Sorry it has taken me a few days to get back in touch with you, hope you haven t been too worried about this. Transient numbness that occurs from sleeping that quickly resolves from changing the position of the head or body is a common experience....

Chiropractors: head pain following minor injury, durnin, cervical disc
durnin, cervical disc, chiroweb: Hi Nadia, If you also have blurred vision I would get a CT of the head right away. If not, a MRI of the neck will show if you herniated a cervical disc. This would explain your symptoms. This can easily be corrected nonsurgically with towel traction. if...

Chiropractors: headache treatment, migraine symptoms, headache pain
migraine symptoms, headache pain, severe headaches: Dear Leslie, Chiropractic care is very successful in treating headaches as long as they are not being caused by some internal disorder in the brain. That would be an issue for a medical doctor. Luckily, most headaches experienced are due to biomechanical...

Chiropractors: headaches and disc alignment, headaches and neck pain, tension headaches
headaches and neck pain, tension headaches, professional massage: i recommend you search the net for HIO METHOD chiropractors in your area. also try upper cervical and upper cervical specific chiropractors to see if you can locate an HIO METHOD doctor. your initial visit will likely cost between one and two hundred. per...

Chiropractors: headaches, migraine headaches, national library of medicine
migraine headaches, national library of medicine, national institutes of health: Mary, There is evidence in the literature to support the effectiveness of a variety of manual therapies for headaches in general, and migraines specifically, including chiropractic, acupuncture, and massage therapy. The list is too long to mention here,...

Chiropractors: Will I heal?, poor blood supply, injury massage
poor blood supply, injury massage, fitness career: Dear Kristy, You have a tough injury because cartilage is one of the worst structures in the body to undergo proper healing. It has a very poor blood supply so when it is injured, nutrient delivery and oxygen for repair is slow and consequently degeneration...

Chiropractors: Will I heal?, injury massage, infrared units
injury massage, infrared units, heat lamps: Wow, this is one where I really have to say I don t know. I can, however, give some information that may help. In studies on broken bones that fail to heal, infrared therapy (not hot packs and heat lamps) seems to jump start the joining process. I would...

Chiropractors: health, mild headaches, groin area
mild headaches, groin area, good appetite: Lillian, Since the Central Nervous System is the master system of the body, it controls and coordinates all cellular function in the body. Going to see an upper cervical specific chiropractor is highly recommended here because you can be evaluated at the...

Chiropractors: heel lifts, leg length inequality, sacrum bone
leg length inequality, sacrum bone, gravitational stress: Dear Maryanne, The simple answer is that the lift goes in the shoe on the short leg. It is to lift the short leg up to approximate the longer leg, and thereby balance the pelvis and reduce abnormal movement and gravitational stress on the joints. The...

Chiropractors: heel lifts, leg length discrepancy, leg length discrepency
leg length discrepancy, leg length discrepency, chronic low back pain: Dear Kevin, First of all there is a thing such as an anatomical leg length discrepancy and a heel lift can help this, but only when needed, and only when utilized properly. Many patients have leg length differences measure on weight bearing x-ray, but...

Chiropractors: heel pain, plantar fascia, connective tissues
plantar fascia, connective tissues, textbook case: Paul, It sounds like you have a textbook case of Plantar Fascitis. This means that where the muscles, tendon, and the fascial connective tissues originates at your heel bone (the calcaneus) is irritated. There are a variety of methods to treat this....

Chiropractors: heel pain, bone spur, scar tissue
bone spur, scar tissue, abnormal formation: Plantar Fasciitis is an inflammation of the tough, fiberous tissue that covers the bottom of the foot. Most people feel the pain at the heel (where the fibers start) or at the arch of the foot. The fibers continue to the front of the foot. A large function...

Chiropractors: Can you help me figure this out?, upper thoracic spine, herniated disc
upper thoracic spine, herniated disc, dr timothy: Heck No Diane! It is a sure way of permanently disabling you if your lucky and killing you at worst. The fix is easy, towel and home over door traction prescribed by a Chiropractor. Find a DC that does towel traction for cervical discs after you have...

Chiropractors: can help be given to a patient..., spinal vertebrae, spinal stenosis
spinal vertebrae, spinal stenosis, decent results: Lewis, Thanks for the question. Spinal stenosis is definitely a tough condition to treat and manage. The problem is that spinal stenosis is when the actual space holding the spinal cord and nerves narrows. If it narrows too much, there is constant irritation...

Chiropractors: hernia, nerve interference, muscle weakness
nerve interference, muscle weakness, chiropractor: muscle weakness, as well as most health problems generally, are most often the product of nerve interference. correction of nerve interference is what chiropractic is all about. i recommend you seek an HIO METHOD chiropractor. i would accept no substitutes...

Chiropractors: hernia, diaphragmatic hernias, uncomfortable condition
diaphragmatic hernias, uncomfortable condition, diet changes: Dear Henry, Chiropractic has been shown to be effective in the temporary relief of pain associated with hiatal/diaphragmatic hernias. Treatment consists of actually manipulating the hernia back down through the diaphragm. However, treatment often results...

Chiropractors: I have a herniated disc [l5..., l5 s1, epidurals
l5 s1, epidurals, inflamation: Hello Steve, Epidurals will help with inflamation and pain, usually last about 1-3 months. Epidural will not solve the problem but helps you deal with the pain. You may want to have at least three different surgeons (from different clinics) look at...

Chiropractors: herniated disc, disc herniation, back and leg pain
disc herniation, back and leg pain, nerve root: Nathan, Thanks for the question and I hope I can help. I am sorry that you are going through this. My 44 year old brother just went through this same type of condition. His only treatment option was surgery. He underwent surgery with a surgeon that...

Chiropractors: herniated disk, manual traction, disc decompression
manual traction, disc decompression, neck manipulation: Hi Lori, Dr. Gordon isn t in the national registry directory so I can t comment. There is a pair of NCC graduates in De Land, there names are Dr s Hayman and Timko. There number is 386-734-2592. This is the top school so you can be assured of qualifications....

Chiropractors: herniated disk, disc decompression, syatic nerve
disc decompression, syatic nerve, disc material: Aaron, Thanks for the question. There are several different treatment options designed for disc decompression. However, the disc must be in a state that is amenable to conservative treatment. If it is, treatment is often successful, but you will most...

Chiropractors: herniation L4-5 L5-S1, nerve root, conservative care
nerve root, conservative care, outcome assessments: Elaine, Thanks for the question and I hope that I can help. I have seen hundreds of patients with L4-L5 and L5-S1 disc herniations over 13+ years of practice. It has been my experience that I have been best able to manage their cases than a regular family...

Chiropractors: hi about tension in facial muscles, 7th cranial nerve, cranial nerve damage
7th cranial nerve, cranial nerve damage, facial tension: Dear Dyani, Chiropractic can help with the facial tension since it is the muscles that are causing the problem. A chiropractor can relax the tension by working on the muscles directly. Chiropractic can also help with the inflammation of the muscles as...

Chiropractors: hi again, dr bryan, arnone
dr bryan, arnone, body functions: That is great! You are about to have your life changed for the better! Trevens Specific Chiropractic 3 Main St Watertown, MA 617 926-2884 www.tschiro.com You will go to see Dr Bryan Wright, or Dr Bill Trevens. They are both great Doctors and personal friends...

Chiropractors: back and hip, soft tissue problems, osteochondritis dissicans
soft tissue problems, osteochondritis dissicans, manipulation methods: Cindy, First, it may be helpful to see x-rays of your hips to rule out any arthritic conditions. Some conditions will leave you with calcifications outside the joint (called osteochondritis dissicans) which can lead to painful locking of the joint. Simple...

Chiropractors: Back, hip and leg numbness and pain, mri of lumbar spine, nerve root compression
mri of lumbar spine, nerve root compression, leg numbness: Dear Sue, Meralgia paresthetica is nothing more than a simple nerve inflammation. The specific nerve is called the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous nerve, and it is a cutaneous sensory branch off of the femoral nerve. The nerve roots in the low back give rise...

Chiropractors: hip lower back, spinal decompression, hip joints
spinal decompression, hip joints, disc herniations: Hi Donne, Sounds like you have a few different things going on, all of which are probably not related. I would find a Chiropractor that did not go to school at Life, Sherman or Palmer and get it looked at. I treat and fix disc herniations without surgery...

Chiropractors: hip pain, neurogenic claudication, mri of the spine
neurogenic claudication, mri of the spine, sacro iliac joint: Fred, I m assuming that when you say hip, you mean the joint on the side of your upper leg (the femeroacetabular joint), not the back of your pelvis where the back pocket of your pants would be (the sacro-iliac joint). If the pain that you experience...

Chiropractors: hip pain, fractured sacrum, proper diagnosis
fractured sacrum, proper diagnosis, accurate diagnosis: Dear Joan, Unfortunately, I do not, without a proper examination it would be remiss for me to offer you any specific diagnostic advise, but I can point out some structures. With the locations of the pain and the fact that it is worse with walking etc......

Chiropractors: hip pain / bi-cep pain, digestive enzymes, nutritional considerations
digestive enzymes, nutritional considerations, one chord: Dean, Thanks for the question. Unfortunately, a lot of what you are beginning to experience sounds like, despite the fact you are in great shape, father time starting to creep in. The symptoms you are describing would be considered quite normal at this...

Chiropractors: hip pain (joint), pelvis pain, hip flexion
pelvis pain, hip flexion, ligaments tendons: Dear Gurpeet, The first thing that comes to mind when reading your question is that the position you are performing in the chair is fairly extreme. It requires good flexibility and most people wouldn t be able to do it. You need to realize that all...

Chiropractors: hip pain and knee pain and stiffness, bad god, hip pain
bad god, hip pain, knee cap: Kim, Thanks for the question. If you have now been receiving chiropractic care for 2 months, then I don t believe that it is going to be your answer. I see tremendous results with even the worst of knee problems with acupuncture. Normally I would...

Chiropractors: hip pain turned to leg pain, nerve problem, sciatic nerve
nerve problem, sciatic nerve, physical shape: Hey Joe, Yeah, take some time off the cardio as this will be the main aggravator. Stretch a lot, use a foam roller over the IT band, also can use a tennis ball on the TFL muscle located directly above the femur head/hip and rim of the pelvis/Ilium....

Chiropractors: hip pain, tilted pelvis, waist area
tilted pelvis, waist area, heel lift: Shari, Thanks for the question. After 3 weeks of treatment, you should not still be hurting that bad. You should be 65% or more improved. If the hips are imbalanced, often times a small heel wedge is needed inside the shoe to act as a lift to the shortened...

Chiropractors: My hip pops, muscle imbalance, exact cause
muscle imbalance, exact cause, time john: Without an exam, it is difficult to pinpoint the exact cause, but it sounds as if there is a muscle imbalance that is changing the mechanics of the hip. A good chiropractor should be able to help you out, one, by xray to determine that there are no other...

Chiropractors: hip problems after accident, gluteus muscles, cartilage destruction
gluteus muscles, cartilage destruction, fascia lata: Dear Matt, With the MRI, the MRA, and x-rays showing nothing more than inflammation it only leaves a few possibilities such as ligamentous instability pertaining to the actual joint capsule, an occult (hidden) tear of the cartilaginous lining of the joint...

Chiropractors: hip spurs, tendons ligaments, muscles tendons
tendons ligaments, muscles tendons, hip pain: Be.a: You ask: Can a chiropractic treatment offset the spine so that the hip will not rub the spur area so much and thus reduce or take away pain? The answer to this question technically is: NO. However, this does not mean that manual methods such...

Chiropractors: hip treatments, gluteus medius, self myofascial release
gluteus medius, self myofascial release, snapping hip: I was unaware of the concaminate HNP at L5, this is easily treated with Flexion/Distraction or spinal decompression, both non-surgical. This could very well be the cause of a referred pain syndrome into the hip. The only way to find out is get the treatment,...

Chiropractors: hip unaligned, leg length inequality, sacral base
leg length inequality, sacral base, playing volleyball: Dear Peter, Concerning your x-ray...being pushed up 10 degrees, there is no way that the chiropractor can push it back down...this is an anatomical fact. Now what can happen is that he can correct improper joint mechanics in the sacroiliac joint which...

Chiropractors: hip unaligned, spinal manipulation, playing volleyball
spinal manipulation, playing volleyball, heel lift: Peter, Thanks for your question. If your x-rays were taken while you were standing up, and if the right hip joint is 10 mm higher than the left side, you might benefit from inserting a heel lift on the shorter side to compensate for this imbalance. Your...

Chiropractors: left hip, edge source, mcgil
edge source, mcgil, fitness book: Dear Jii, I think that you probably do have a combination of both low back muscular dysfunction as well as hip dysfunction...obviously the structures are closely related. Concerning the lower crossed syndrome (LCS), yes this is very possible, and I...

Chiropractors: hope you can help, tight muscles, calcium intake
tight muscles, calcium intake, diaphram: Hello Helen, Yes, tight muscles in the back and front of the neck can cause pressure aroound and in the ears. It always a good idea to have a EENT doctor to take a look inside your ear just to make sure you do not have an infection. Chiropractic...

Chiropractors: hope you can help., red blood cell, tight tendons
red blood cell, tight tendons, red blood cell count: hi, Marj, The symptoms you are having are likely related to B12 deficiency. Typical symptoms of B12 deficiency are numbness and tingling of hands and legs, fatigue and tiredness, weakness, and short breath..paleness..etc. If your family physician diagnosed...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, traped nerve, hamate bone
traped nerve, hamate bone, ulnar nerve: Dear Mark, Sounds like you have some involvement of the ulnar nerve. It travels around the back of the arm in a grove called the ulnar sulcus which is the funny bone area, and can become tight or under tension at that area, but the pain usually travels...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, traped nerve, nerve impingement
traped nerve, nerve impingement, ulnar nerve: Hello Mark, You may have a Ulnar nerve impingement. A Doctor of Chiropractic will be able to perform a exam to see exactly where the impingement is and treat you. Often overuse/tight muscles can pinch the nerve. Have a great day, Dr. Brendon O...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, traped nerve, doctor of chiropractic
traped nerve, doctor of chiropractic, funny bone: Hello Mark and thanks for the interesting question. Yes, seeing a Doctor of Chiropractic, particularly one who is involved with Sports Medicine would be a good first step. As far as What I think it is? Well if I could diagnose long distance, I d stay home...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, traped nerve, muscle strain
traped nerve, muscle strain, funny bone: Dear Mark, The pain along with the aggravaton of pain with certain usuage of your arm indicate more of muscle strain of your forearm. Although, trap nerve may also be a possibility. It is advisable to visit a chiropractor and have your arm examined. ...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, soft tissue manipulation, traped nerve
soft tissue manipulation, traped nerve, mobilization techniques: Mark, Thanks for your question. It sounds like you might be suffering from a tendonitis (inflammation in a tendon or the tendon covering). Your symptoms resemble those of medial epicondylitis, or Golfer s Elbow, which is usually due to repetitive overuse...

Chiropractors: hurt arm, traped nerve, tennis elbow
traped nerve, tennis elbow, irriation: Mark, I am not sure what you are describing based on your text, e.g. I don t know what you mean by a funny bone. I don t know what side of your wrist you are talking about. There are three main nerves that traverse down your arm, and entrapment of these...

Chiropractors: Immunizations, flu strains, scientific journals
flu strains, scientific journals, medical journals: Hello Maren, Depends on the immunization. If do some reseach into the Flu-shot you will find in all of the scientific and medical journals the flu strains/virus, change to fast for a vaccine to be made. You can simpley look this up online, make sure...

Chiropractors: Injury to coccyx, nerve fibers, unpleasant symptoms
nerve fibers, unpleasant symptoms, hot bath: hi, sorry for late reply. It appears that you have a contusive injury to your coccyx that can give you a long lasting discomfort. Coccyx has innervation of many peripheril nerve fibers which means that if you injured your coccyx, these nerves will respond...

Chiropractors: Injury, external oblique muscles, soft tissue treatment
external oblique muscles, soft tissue treatment, brisk pace: Hello Kristy, Yes, this is a difficult injury to diagnose. A proper exam must be done to rule everything out. You may want to see a doctor of chiropractic for a exam, they specialize in the biomechanics of the muscles, spine, all joints and function...

Chiropractors: Innate Intelligence, innate intelligence, flight reaction
innate intelligence, flight reaction, dumb question: No question is a dumb question! I m excited that you are interested in this topic. Yes, essentially innate intelligence is the body s ability to heal itself. Innate means present at birth, or something that you know or are able to do that wasn t taught...

Chiropractors: Inquiry, forearm muscles, carpal tunnels
forearm muscles, carpal tunnels, symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome: Hello Brandon, There are several Carpal tunnels!!!! But basically the syptoms will consist of very tight forearm muscles and often pain around the wrist or elbow. The pain is sharp upon movement and often bracing or stretching the affected muscles...

Chiropractors: Intercostal tightness, chest tube placement, pain receptors
chest tube placement, pain receptors, nerve supply: Dear Kim, I would agree with your pulmonologist that the scar tissue/adhesions are the cause of the problem. Unfortunately, scar tissue is always weaker, less elastic, and more prone to pain transmission than normal tissue. It is just a consequence of...

Chiropractors: Interest in chiropractic field, chiropractic colleges, chiropracters
chiropractic colleges, chiropracters, new york university: i recommend you seek out and read some of the volumes written by dr. b.j. palmer, d.c. to find out what chiropractic is really about. life or sherman colleges may be ( i hope) good institutions for receiving a chiropractic education these days generally, however,...

Chiropractors: I am Interested..., health science university, nothwestern
health science university, nothwestern, externship programs: Hello Stephanie, The most science based and probably considered the best chiropractic college is Northwestern in Minnesota, now called Nothwestern Health Science University. The school is very diversified in all techniques and has an excellant intern...

Chiropractors: Internal Hip Rotation, pool therapy, calcium intake
pool therapy, calcium intake, hoppenfeld: Hello Mark, You may want to refer her for a MRI of the hip to determine if it is cartilagenous or myofascial. Often soft tissue work on the Glute Max/Med, TFL, and Piriformis will greatly increase mobility and ROM. Increase her Calcium intake to at...

Chiropractors: Ischial Bursitis, anti inflammatory drugs, long periods of time
anti inflammatory drugs, long periods of time, bursae: I believe your overall health will improve because of chiropractic adjustments, but your specific diagnosis of ischial bursitis is something that may be more appropriately dealt with by another profession. Bursitis, or any -itis for that matter, is an...

Chiropractors: Ischial Bursitis, soft tissue injuries, trigger point therapy
soft tissue injuries, trigger point therapy, long periods of time: Hello Frank, Chiropractic may help with your bursitis. Bursae become inflamed usually due to friction (tight muscles), or trauma. With ischial bursitis the Glutes and Hamstrings muscles are almost always involved. Getting the aforementioned soft...

Chiropractors: Ischial Bursitis, nerve interference, interference pattern
nerve interference, interference pattern, degenerative change: the possibility, as well as the time required for any particular effect of nerve interference to yield symptomatic improvement following correction depends on several things, such as the person s health generally, their age, the severity of degenerative change,...