American Football Continues to Grow…and the Chiropractic Opportunity Grows With It

Not everything happens by chance – or does it? I had the opportunity to present at the ACA Sports Council Conference in New Orleans in October 2016. Besides learning and sharing, I met some dedicated sports chiropractors from the Federación Mexicana de Quiropráctica Deportiva who were looking to learn more, especially when it comes to American football. They had asked if …

Dr Alan Sokoloff Chiropractor Baltimore Ravens

Dr. Alan Sokoloff

Doctor of Chiropractic, DACBSP, Diplomat of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians, team chiropractor for the Baltimore Ravens, POWERplay in Sports executive board member.

Want to Learn about Natural Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention Strategies

iTPA World Tennis Fitness Conference 2017 Recap Atlanta, Georgia, hosted the 2017 International Tennis Performance Association World Tennis Fitness Conference on July 22 and 23. The conference was organized by International Tennis Performance Association (iTPA), and included world class faculty who are true leaders in the field of performance enhancement and injury prevention for tennis. Listed below are just some …

Dr. Kovacs

Dr. Mark Kovacs

PhD, USPTA, CTPS, CSCS*D

What do the 3 best athletes in the world have in common?

Recently, Lebron James was spotted in Las Vegas wearing our custom made HyperIce Ice Compression Technology. On the same day, the HyperIce VYPER was mentioned in a Sports Illustrated article titled “Living Like Tom” – in which SI writer Greg Bisop documented what it’s like to undertake Tom Brady’s daily workout and recovery regimen. “[Body coach David] Merson and I …

Dr John Pecora Chiropractor

Dr. John Pecora

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

Scholarship program supports Olympians’ chiropractic career dreams

How amazing is it that Olympic athletes who have received chiropractic care want to be on the delivery side of the equation? Well, 10 chiropractic colleges/universities are making that dream come true. Through a program founded by Dr. Tom Hyde, and supported by the Federation of International Chiropractic du Sport, Olympians now have the opportunity to apply for and be …

Dr Jay Greenstein Chiropractor DC

Dr. Jay Greenstein

Doctor of Chiropractic, CEO, Sport and Spine Rehab & Founder and President of the Sport and Spine Rehab Clinical Research Foundation.

Don’t Miss the 2017 ACA Sports Council Annual Symposium

If you’re not a member of the ACA Chiropractic Sports Council… We are a professional and educational nonprofit organization for active chiropractors who are committed to improving and promoting chiropractic treatment of athletes. We work closely with athletic organizations and allied health professionals to foster better understanding of the value of chiropractic care in sports medicine and treatment. Our mission …

Kelly Lange Chiropractor Sports

Dr. Kelly Lange

Doctor of Chiropractic, Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, Medical Director of Pine to Palm, President of the ACASC

Chiropractic’s Increasing Role in Major League Baseball’s Multidisciplinary Approach

Doctors of Chiropractic are playing an ever-increasing role in the team multidiscipline model within Major and Minor League Baseball. As more and more teams embrace the multidisciplinary approach, they are seeing very positive results with their athletes. I’ve been blessed to be a part of an organization that embraced the multidiscipline approach from day one. Since starting with the Arizona …

Dr Alan Palmer Chiropractor Professional Baseball Chiropractic Association

Dr. Alan Palmer

D.C., C.C.S.T., Founder of C.E.P.A., Team Chiropractor for Arizona Diamondbacks, Arizona Coyotes and Team Chiropractic Consultant to the San Francisco Giants

September is Drug-Free Pain Management Awareness Month: How Chiropractors Can Help

The chiropractic profession is well-positioned to impact the opioid epidemic and the associated drug overdose death rate that has seized America. Most of those deaths are occurring amongst people who are in the highly productive years of their lives — the years where they’re supposed to be raising kids and becoming leaders of the next generation. As primary, front-line providers …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

DC, M.S. (Ed) CCSP, Executive Vice President for the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

Chiropractic’s Unique Role in the Opioid Epidemic

While scanning my news feed this morning, a few alarming words caught my eye: “Opioids could kill nearly as many Americans in a decade as HIV/AIDS has killed since the epidemic began in the early 1980s.” Across America, people are talking about chiropractic as a safer alternative to opioid medication for pain relief, and yet, I don’t think the magnitude …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA

DCs to perform FAA BasicMed physicals for private pilots

On July 14, TeamCME received confirmation that DCs in a majority of states will be able to participate in the new FAA program that allows private pilots to obtain a BasicMed medical exam in lieu of a 3rd Class Medical Certificate provided by an Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). The BasicMed exam can be performed by an AME or by a …

Michael Megehee

Dr. Michael Megehee

DC, President, National Registry Certified Medical Examiner

Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society at the World Baseball Classic – Part 2

With Major League Baseball in the 2nd half of the season and now approaching the playoffs (the best time of year), I wanted to follow-up on my colleague Dr. Mickey Cohen’s experience working with athletes from the World Baseball Classic earlier this year, by sharing my experience from here in Los Angeles. The championship series of the World Baseball Classic …