Olympian and Chiropractic student aims for the 2018 Winter Games

M. Seun Adigun: My Life & Chiropractic I am blessed to have spent several years growing in sports on many levels. Although I started as a “late bloomer” high school athlete, I progressed to becoming an NCAA Division I All-American hurdler and later competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics. I eventually combined all my athletic experiences and became an NCAA …

M. Seun Adigun

M. Seun Adigun

Doctorate of Chiropractic - Texas Chiropractic College 2018

Rehabilitation Strategies for Whiplash Associative Disorder – Part 2

In Part 1 of this article we discussed Whiplash Associative Disorder and the implications that go along with the condition. Here we’ll discuss some ways you can address the complications and potential rehab strategies. SOME EXAMPLES OF EXERCISES USING VISUAL FEEDBACK: Below are some examples of potential exercises — you can also do these without visual feedback. The visual feedback …

Genetic Factors in Rotator Cuff Pathology, Part 1

There has been a substantial amount of new research on how the field of genetics is influencing the practice of medicine across disciplines. Prior to becoming a physical therapist, I studied cell and molecular biology at Michigan State University, and I still have a strong interest in genetics and understanding how genetics can influence all aspects of life. Over the …

Dr. Travis Orth

PT, DPT, OCS

The Basics of HIPAA

Question: “Dr. Kotlar, I think I’m HIPAA compliant. I have all new patients sign my Notice of Privacy Practices form, all files are kept in a locked cabinet, we keep all patient conversations at a low level and my billing manager stays up to date by attending coding seminars. Am I HIPAA compliant?” Answer: You’re on your way, but based …

Dr Marty Kotlar Chiropractor Target Coding

Dr. Marty Kotlar

DC, CPCO, CBCS

What you need to know about Patient Education

Does Your Brochure Rack Rock? If your brochure rack is a dust collector or merely a neglected wall decoration, it’s time to put it to work and grow your practice! Waiting for patients to take your brochures is the first mistake. Drug manufacturers shamelessly promote their wares by interrupting your patient’s favorite TV program, yet you’re somehow afraid to hand …

William Esteb

William Esteb

Author and Speaker

Rehab Strategies for Whiplash Associative Disorder – Part 1

W.A.D. Whiplash, known to practitioners as “WAD” or Whiplash Associative Disorder, is a collection of symptoms associated with a specific traumatic onset. If you are familiar with rehabbing this cohort, you’ll know that symptoms tend to be more chronic in nature, and it is a condition that tends to respond differently than the typical mechanical neck pain patient. This blog …

Don’t miss the opportunities in occupational medicine

As I travel to chiropractic meetings, conventions, and speaking engagements, I am surprised that most DCs do not know that there is a huge piece of the healthcare pie in which they can participate and get paid cash by companies across all of America. Occupational Healthcare is concerned with the safety and well-being of American workers. Isn’t that a field …

Dr. James Raker

D.C., F.A.D.P., C.M.E., C.W.P.

Natural Pain Relief offers an alternative to addicting medications

America is in the midst of an opioid epidemic. While oral pain relief is effective, the patient often ends up medicating the entire body – including the brain, heart, stomach, liver, and kidneys. DOCTOR HOY’S™ Natural Pain Relief products offer an alternative to ‘pill popping’ and habit-forming medications. These products utilize clean, natural ingredients, and formulas that are paraben, petroleum …

Dr. Patrick Hammond

Dr. Patrick Hammond

Hammond Chiropractic Center

Standing Self-Myofascial Release for the Upper Extremity

The Doc N’ Roll is the world’s first standing foam roller – an exciting and effective new tool to help your patients utilize self myofascial release. Because the Doc N Roll is a stand-up foam roller, it allows you to use your body weight to leverage pressure on the muscles that are typically difficult to release. Plus it eliminates the …

Dr Craig Dossman Chiropractor

Dr. Craig Dossman, Jr

DC, Creator of Dossman Advantage Taping (DAT), Inventor of MobiLOOP and author.

World Baseball Classic and Chiropractic Part 1

There continue to be growing opportunities in the world of professional sports for Chiros and the care we provide. And with the MLB season at its halfway point – the All-Star game having just taken place near my hometown in Miami – I wanted to share an experience which reminds me why we have one of the best jobs in the …

Dr. Michael J. Cohen

Dr. Michael J. Cohen

DC, Team Chiropractor Miami Marlins