Free Webinar with Kevin Wilk – Recent Advances in Shoulder Rehabilitation Protocols

  When: Tuesday, November 13, 2:00 pm ET DESCRIPTION: As a physical therapist, researcher and educator for over 30 years, Dr. Kevin Wilk has performed post-op and preventative rehabilitation on some great athletes through his career, including: Michael Jordan, Bo Jackson, Charles Barkley, Derek Jeter, Drew Brees, HHH (Triple H), John Cena, Scottie Pippen, Tom Watson, Roger Clemens, Mariano Rivera, John …

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Dr. Kevin Wilk

PT, DPT, FAPTA

Optimizing a Champion

International heavyweight boxer Fres Oquendo is gearing up in Orlando, Fla., for his next big fight. RockTape Instructor Danny Porcelli (@ddporcellidc) is prepping him to go stronger longer with RockTape, RockBlades, RockFloss, and more. Check out behind-the-scenes footage to see how we help a Pro Boxer prepare for a match. For more info on products mentioned in this article or …

Majoring In the Minors: How Chiropractic In Minor League Baseball Is Changing the Game

“All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.” – Arthur Schopenhauer, 19th Century German philosopher This marvelous quote encapsulates the growth of chiropractic in general and its role in Sports Medicine, specifically. Although the value of chiropractic has been known for over 100 years, it has …

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Dr. David Perrine

DC, CCSP, FIAMA and Kansas City Royals Consulting Chiropractor

Avoid patient drop-outs, maximize treatment results

Patients have better results when they stick to their care plans and complement their in-office care with a home exercise program. Unfortunately, many patients miss appointments, don’t follow their HEP or even drop out of care altogether. These patients will likely be frustrated with their results. They may start to question the value of your care, and they will probably …

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Dr. Kevin Wilk

PT, DPT, FAPTA

From Pre-Med to Chiropractic: How One DC Found Her Career

Jocelyn Faydenko initially began college as a pre-med major. A professor of hers said, “While all of you are starting out as pre-med majors, only a few of you will pursue medical school.” And sure enough, that statement held true for Jocelyn. During her brief time as a pre-med student, Jocelyn shadowed a DO whom she admired and discovered that …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

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

Psychological Measures for Return to Play Following ACLR, Part 3

Psychological Measures for Return to Play Following ACLR, Part 3 In this series we’ve been talking about kinesiophobia (fear of movement) and specifically how this is related to an increase in re-injury risk with athletes returning to play. In the last post, we provided a case study with an athlete who was being assessed for return to sport-specific testing. 19 …

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Dr. Trent Nessler

MPT, DPT, Founder/Developer the Athletic Movement Index™ and Developer TheraBand CLX ACL Kit

Top MD’s custom algorithm includes first chiropractic, then topicals

Patient-Centered Care Begins When Providers Collaborate Of the more than 23 million Americans with substance use disorders, only 10 percent receive treatment, according to research. Dr. Lipi Roy, an internist who’s board certified in addiction medicine – and who previously served as Chief of Addiction Medicine at New York City’s Rikers Island jail complex – says that addiction is a chronic disease of …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

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

3rd Annual Baseball and Sports Performance Conference

Accommodations Drury Plaza Hotel St. Louis Chesterfield 355 Chesterfield Center East Chesterfield, MO 63017 Telephone: (636) 532-3300 CLICK HERE for hotel reservations Please make your reservations by Monday, October 8, 2018 to receive your group rate. Reservations may also be made by calling 1- 800-325-0720 and refer to your group number 2346182. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER When: November 10-11, 2018 …

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Dr. Rick Bishop

D.C., CCSP, Director of the Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society, Owner of Cornerstone Chiropractic Center

Happy Birthday Chiropractic! From the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

Happy Birthday Chiropractic! From the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress  On September 18, 1895 (what is now known as “Chiropractic Founder’s Day”) the very first chiropractic adjustment was performed by Dr. D.D. Palmer on his patient, Harvey Lillard. This event sparked the beginning of an enduring healthcare profession that has since brought safe, effective and drug-free pain management and general health …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

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

September is National Drug-Free Pain Management Awareness Month

National Drug-Free Pain Management Awareness Month Sponsored by the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress, National Drug-Free Pain Management Awareness Month is a national observance and annual campaign geared toward raising public awareness of chiropractic care as the preferred first-line approach for safe, effective, drug-free management of low back, neck and neuro-musculoskeletal pain. The Foundation has developed a Marketing Roadmap to assist …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

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