Sports

How Chiropractic Care Helps Rehab Ankle Injuries

An ankle can be injured as glamorously as falling off a $400 platform stiletto heel, stepping off a Parisian curb, or as mundanely as tripping over a toy truck, or falling over a rock on your way to the mailbox. No matter the cause, ankle injuries are painful and problematic, and cause recurring problems if [...]

Why Shin Splint Sufferers Should Consider Chiropractic

Whether you are an avid exerciser, an exuberant shopper, or a small child chaser, you have probably felt tightening and burning in your shin at one point in your life. Sometimes, the pain stops when the activity ceases, but other times the pain remains. If shin pain continues bothering you, it may be time to [...]

How Runners Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care

How Runners Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care Step. Ouch. Step. Ouch. Step. Ouch. Running is one of the most popular forms of exercise, and offers many benefits. It can be done anywhere, it tones the lower body, and it burns a ton of calories. Pounding the pavement over time, however, can result in injuries to [...]

3 Differences in Sprains and Strains and How Chiropractic Can Help

3 Differences in Sprains and Strains & How Chiropractic Can Help As experienced chiropractors, we like answering the questions we receive from our patients. A common inquiry is "what is the difference between a sprain and a strain?" Sprains and strains are injuries to the musculoskeletal system that are commonly diagnosed conditions, and are two [...]

Kinesio Tape for Bruising

Before After Taping for an injury or for increased support has come a long way since the days of sitting on the trainer’s table and having the area wrapped like a new-age mummy, the times have changed and there are various types of tape on the market, one of the [...]

Float Therapy – My Experience

by Dr. Bryan Bingham My wife and I just celebrated our 12th wedding anniversary and this year we decided to try something a little different. Both of us had been curious about float tanks also know as float therapy and decided to look into local facilities. We had heard of a couple different local businesses [...]

Suffering from Shoulder Pain?

By Dr. Drew Hunt, DC Do you suffer from a chronic shoulder pain? Were you told it was a rotator cuff injury? What is a rotator cuff? Let me begin by answering the last question: the rotator cuff is comprised of four muscles that surround the shoulder joint: Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, Teres Minor and Subscapularis. The [...]

Knee Pain Part 1- An Above and Below Approach

Where does knee pain start? Common sense would lead you to believe that your knee pain may actually becoming from, well your knee.  The pain that you're experiencing in your knee is likely due to damaged or inflamed structures in the knee but the excess stress that caused the injury might coming from above and below [...]

What causes overuse knee pain? – Part 1

For many weekend warriors and professionals alike, knee pain can mean an end to participating in a sport that brings joy, physical fitness and stress relief.  There are a variety of knee pain causes, but for this post I am going to focus on overuse injuries, as opposed to traumatic injuries.   Knee pain accounts [...]

Plantar Fasciitis, A Pain in My…Foot

What if you couldn't take a normal first step when you get out of bed in the morning? Instead, you have to resort to the "Stingray shuffle" until the agonizing pain in the bottom of your foot subsides. Better yet, imagine if you are currently having the athletic-performance of a lifetime, until you were unable to [...]