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The Insidious Nature of Chronic Pain And Quality of Life

I had an interesting experience some years ago. I developed low level pain on my right shoulder blade. Basically it was a slight misalignment of my rib head. The odd thing about it was that it never got bad enough that it reached my full level of consciousness. It did … Read more

Chronic Headaches Resulting from Auto Accidents

One common result of an auto accident is headache pain. As one can imagine, the forces that enter the neck during an even relatively low impact accident can whiplash the neck and damage the delicate tissues in the upper cervical area, just under the head. Several things can happen as … Read more

Neck Pain Caused by Forward Head Posture

As I walk down the street I will involuntarily find myself looking at the postures of the people around me, their alignment and the way they walk. I have noticed that more and more people are walking around with a head forward hunched posture. This includes relatively younger people in … Read more

Chiropractic Adjustments Can Bring Relief to Knee Pain

I have been able to save more than one patient from knee surgery. Many times an MRI will show a tear in the meniscus of the knee. The meniscus is the shock absorbing cartilage of the knee. Although this area will not heal on its own, by correcting the misalignment … Read more

What’s Causing My Foot Pain? Here Are Some Answers

I was recently working on patient who had come in because of a flare-up of low back pain. In the course of our treatments, she mentioned that she had quite a bit of foot pain throughout the course of her day. I checked out her feet and found that, sure … Read more

How Chronic Pain Impacts a Person's Life

In my practice I treat patients who are suffering from recent flare ups of pain as well as those who have had chronic pain for years. I must say, I am impressed by the human spirit. Many of these patients with chronic pain have persevered with their lives despite their … Read more