Balance • Flexibility • Strength

PHILOSOPHY

My techniques are an integration of traditional and modern technologies that can deliver the most effective ways to treat your acute, moderate, and chronic conditions.  These techniques can provide the right amount of corrective communication so that the nervous and musculosketal systems can better restore balance, flexibility, and strength to your body.

Services

We treat many conditions caused by misalignment of the spinal bones, which aggravate or irritate the nerves resulting in chronic conditions and diseases.  Chiropractic care can be very effective in providing partial or full relief for:

  Asthma, Arthritis, Bursitis

•  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Gastrointestinal
syndromes

•  Intervertebral disc syndrome, Loss of equilibrium

•  Menstrual disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Migraine Headaches

•  Sciatica, Scoliosis, Tendonitis, Thoracic outlet syndrome

Musculoskeletal Conditions treated include:

•  Headaches - migraines

•  Upper, mid, lower back pain & stiffness

•  Neck pain & stiffness, nerve pain, muscle spasms

•  Leg, arm pain, tingling, numbness, weakness

•  Leg & arm joint pain or dysfunction

•  Tarsal tunnel syndrome

•  Pre and post-surgery pain

•  TMJ

Types of Treatments:

Cold laser:  The use of low intensity levels of laser lights.  The use of laser therapy helps accelerate the healing time of connective tissue disorders such as sprains, strains and tendonitis, and has proven effective in reducing or managing chronic or acute pain in the neck, thoracic regions or lower back, neurological injuries, herniated or ruptured discs.

Artho-stim:  A specialized hand held instrument that begins to gently and safely correct and adjust the spine.

Activator:   Used for correcting misalignments on the spine and the extremities

Flexion/distraction therapy:  Used to aid in relieving or decreasing pain from disc hernia, back surgery syndromes, leg pain, sciatica, neck pain, sprain/strain pain, scoliosis.

Hot/cold therapy:  Use to increase blood, decrease inflammation, treat sprain/strain pain, and increase range of motion.

Interferential therapy:  A mid-frequency electrical signal to treat muscular spasms and strains

Vibration therapy:  Used to help break up scare tissue, increase blood flow, increase range of motion

Gua shua tools:   An ancient healing technique used to treat pain, both acute and chronic

Russian electric stimulation:   A modality of electrical stimulation that has been employed for muscle strengthening

Trigger Point therapy:  A trigger point is an area of uncontrolled muscle tightness causing pain or discomfort that interferes and restricts normal function of muscle movement.

 

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