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Is Your Office Retail Ready For Mother’s Day?

According to a recent article from the National Retail Federation, spending for Mother’s Day in 2017 will reach an all-time high of $23.6 billion! Did you know that as a chiropractor, you receive professional wholesale pricing when you’re logged in on our website as a MeyerDC customer? Retail products can greatly impact revenue at your facility, so it’s the perfect time to stock …

Dr John Pecora Chiropractor

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education

The PCCR Evidence-Based Toolkit for Clinicians Series

The PCCR Evidence-Based Toolkit for Clinicians Series

The Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research (PCCR) encompasses all three Palmer campuses and employs more than 35 professionals including administrators, faculty members,  professional and administrative staff and clinical research fellows. The annual budget tops $5 million, with 50 percent coming from external funding sources. Since its inception in 1995, PCCR has achieved several historical firsts: First chiropractic institution to receive …

Dr. Christine Goertz

Dr. Christine Goertz

Vice Chancellor for Research and Health Policy at Palmer College of Chiropractic and Chief Executive Officer of the Spine Institute for Quality (Spine IQ)

Vasyli Medical Biomechanics Academy

Online Course and Practical Workshop for Lower Limb Biomechanics & Orthotic Treatment

LOWER LIMB BIOMECHANICS & ORTHOTIC TREATMENT Approved for 8 CEU’s for DC’s, AT’s, PT’s, CPED’s, CO’s. CPO’s. CONDITIONS WITH PRACTICAL CLINICALLY PROVEN TREATMENT METHODS: Plantar fasciitis, PTTD, PFPS, LBP, Peroneal Tendonitis, Achilles Tendonitis, Morton Neuroma, Metatarsalgia, etc. Presented by: VASYLI BIOMECHANICS ACADEMY Vasyli Medical Biomechanics Academy The Vasyli Medical Biomechanics Academy provides clinicians with advanced education on foot and ankle biomechanics including instruction …

Highlights From April

A Recap Of Our Month

It seems like April just began and now we’re in its final week! This past weekend, we traveled to Colorado Springs to attend the 2017 Chiropractic Sports Sciences Symposium and had a fun time meeting everyone in attendance. As you may already know, we publish articles several times per week on DC Aligned to help customers stay on top of industry trends, …

Can using Vibration technology help give you a boost?

Can Using Vibration Technology Help Give You a Boost?

WHOLE BODY VIBRATION HISTORY: While the origins of WBV fitness were first developed in ancient Greece, our current history stems from the Russian Space Program’s research and use to reverse bone and muscle loss in their cosmonauts, use by their Olympic athletes resulting in major Olympic victories – finally shared beyond the wall where NASA adopted the technology and still …

Mohsen Kazemi

Mohsen Kazemi

RN, DC, FRCCSS(C), DACRB, FCCPOR(C), MSc., PhD (candidate)

The Future of Proprioceptive Training - Small Nerve Stimulation

The Future of Proprioceptive Training | Small Nerve Stimulation

When you hear the words “proprioceptive training” what comes to mind? If you do a Google image search for these two words you will get hundreds of pictures demonstrating balance exercises on unstable surfaces. Despite the popularity of these unstable surfaces how effective are they for improving balance or proprioception? Surprisingly, not as good as their manufacturers would like us …

Emily Splichal, MD

Dr. Emily Splichal

Podiatrist and Human Movement Specialist

Managing Sagittal Plane Pathomechanics

Managing Sagittal Plane Pathomechanics

This will be the first article of a series that describes a medical, mechanical and manipulative approach to management of sagittal plane pathomechanics. Modern podiatric biomechanics has previously been centered on frontal/transverse motion evaluation since the earliest days of its development in the late 1960’s.1 The use of rear foot posting became the most common type of orthotic therapy as …

Medicare Audits: What YOU Need to Know

Medicare Audits: What YOU Need to Know

Medicare/CMS has been sending audit letters to many chiropractors across the country. I have had the opportunity to review these letters and speak to many of the doctors that have received them. Below is a list of frequently asked questions and my responses based on the information that I have obtained: Why is Medicare doing this audit? This audit relates …

Dr Marty Kotlar Chiropractor Target Coding

Dr. Marty Kotlar

DC, CPCO, CBCS

Why getting enough sleep is vital…

Why getting enough sleep is vital…

When life is overwhelming, when solutions to problems elude us, I find sleep is the best remedy on the market. But what can we do if we can’t sleep? Let’s explore why getting ENOUGH sleep is so important for our overall health and what we can do if we desperately need to get a better quality snooze… Why Getting Enough …

Chiropractor Jennifer Floreani Well Adjusted Babies

Dr. Jennifer Barham-Floreani

Best-selling author and successful chiropractor. Co-Founder of Well Adjusted and Vitality Organic Allied Health. Speaker.

Meet the 2017 Chiropractic Sports Sciences Symposium Speakers

Meet the 2017 Chiropractic Sports Sciences Symposium Speakers

The following speakers are scheduled to present at the 2017 Chiropractic Sports Sciences Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado from April 21-23. We’re proud to have MeyerDC as a Platinum Sponsor of the ACBSP. Please make sure to stop by Booths #29 and #30 to learn about the latest innovations for our industry and discover show specials. Pat Helma, DC, DACBSP® Dr. Pat Helma has been …

Dr. Joe Horrigan

Dr. Joe Horrigan

Doctor of Chiropractic, Director of Soft Tissue Center at DISC, co-author of The Seven-Minute Rotator Cuff Solution & Strength and Conditioning and Injury Prevention for Hockey, Board Member of ACBSP.