Oxidative Phosphorylation: How to Assess, Address and Re-Test, Part 2

In Part 1 of this two-part series, we talked about oxidative phosphorylation, a process by which the body’s cells make energy but also create cellular waste that has to be managed and neutralized. Excessive buildup of cellular waste will lead to accelerated aging, disruption of systemic pH, inflammation and more.  Here in Part 2, we’ll discuss steps for using evidence-based …

Matt Kraft

Matt Kraft

Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC

Tensegrity and Structural Support: The Relationship of Gait Style to Chronic Postural Pain

The late cardiologist George Sheehan, MD, wrote extensively about the importance of exercise many years before it was recognized as beneficial. Not only did he identify its physical benefits, but also the wellness connection. Dr. Sheehan wrote that if a person has a problem, thinking about it will only cause further stress – but going for a walk and pondering …

Efficacy of high-frequency TENS for chronic low back pain: Does hypersensitivity matter?

Preliminary Results from Quell Chronic Low Back Pain Study Presented at World Institute of Pain World Congress Preliminary results from a study of Quell® wearable pain relief in chronic low back pain were presented at the 9th World Congress of the World Institute of Pain in Dublin, Ireland. The study was conducted by Dr. Robert Jamison and his colleagues at …

Dr. Xuan Kong

Ph.D., Chief Data Scientist at Neurometrix

Clinically proven, easy-to-use objective test to help measure inflammation

What is EndFlame™? Comprehensive Omega-3 Index EndFlame provides imperial measures of both the Omega-3 Index and the Omega-6 : Omega-3 ratio through an at-home, patient-administered finger-stick blood test. Both of these BioMarkers are reliable measures of chronic inflammation, with proven clinical studies: How does EndFlame Work? Clinical Application Patient presenting with muscle and/or joint pain is prescribed the EndFlame at-home …

Matt Kraft

Matt Kraft

Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC

Human Inspired, Technology Driven: The Game Ready Portable GRPro® 2.1 Cold and Compression System

Game Ready® re-engineers recovery with leading technologies inspired by human endeavor – all designed to get people back to being their best after injury or surgery. Thousands of patients, elite athletes, athletic trainers, pro teams in every sport, special military forces, and the world’s foremost orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine doctors, and physical therapists choose Game Ready for our commitment to …

Dr. Joe Kanefsky

PhD, ATC, CSCS, Vice President of Sales, U.S., CoolSystems, Inc.

Are you seeing patients without a PTAN?

QUESTION: Can chiropractors treat Medicare patients without a Medicare Provider Transaction Access Number (PTAN)? ANSWER: Absolutely not! Chiropractors must obtain a PTAN in order to treat Medicare patients. You are required by Federal Law to submit claims to Medicare for spinal manipulation – this goes for active treatment AND wellness/maintenance care. Claims must be submitted for “covered” services. Compliance to …

Dr Marty Kotlar Chiropractor Target Coding

Dr. Marty Kotlar

DC, CPCO, CBCS

Better Patient Education = Better Outcomes

Better patient education can help improve engagement and compliance because it can help turn extrinsic into intrinsic motivation. When your patients understand the why, they’re more likely to stick with the program. But how much do patients really remember? The article “Patients’ Memory for Medical Information” by Roy P.C. Kessels, PhD, reviews various studies on patients’ obstacles to remember critical …

Dr Dave Cruz Chiropractor WebExercises

Dr. Dave Cruz

Doctor of Chiropractic, CSCS, CES, PES, founder of WebExercises

Oxidative Phosphorylation: How to Assess, Address and Re-Test, Part 1

Any discussion of cellular health and chronic inflammation support MUST include a mention of oxidative phosphorylation. No, I’m not making up words, and no, you don’t have to remember the name of the process – but it is important in terms of core concept, and the gist is this – if you’re not healthy at the cellular level, you’re not …

Matt Kraft

Matt Kraft

Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC

What is BFR or Blood Flow Restriction Training?

Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) training involves wrapping an elastic band or cuff around your limbs to partially block blood flow during a workout. The technique has been growing in popularity among bodybuilders in recent years and new research suggests that it may have potential to enhance endurance and assist in injury rehabilitation. Proper education and effective application for efficacy and …

Rocktape Dr Ed Le Cara Chiropractor

Dr. Ed Le Cara

DC, PhD, MBA, ATC, CSCS, Board Certified in Rehabilitation, Board Certified in Sports Medicine

Do you collect over $100K per year from Anthem BC/BS?

Do you collect more than $100K per year from Anthem BC/BS? If you answered yes, please read the article below. (This is Part 1 of a 2 Part Series.) Anthem states that the services you provide must improve or restore functions which have been impaired. Benefits end when treatment is no longer medically necessary and the patient stops progressing. In …

Dr Marty Kotlar Chiropractor Target Coding

Dr. Marty Kotlar

DC, CPCO, CBCS