Why Focus on the Thoracic Spine?

Everyone is big into core stability and core programming. The lumbar spine with low back pain is also obviously a huge issue in our society today. When we look at the lumbar spine, we have these big buzz words—core stability, the core. When we start to look at all of the things that attach to the lumbar spine, it’s important …

Sue Falsone PT

Sue Falsone

PT, MS, SCS, ATC, CSCS, COMT, first female head athletic trainer in any of the four major sports in the US

Arachnoiditis: Incurable, Disabling, Controversial and Heading Your Way

Misunderstood and underreported, arachnoiditis is a neuropathic malady that affects the arachnoid layer of the meninges. It can result from routine medical procedures and can leave patients permanently incapacitated. A more severe type of arachnoiditis is adhesive arachnoiditis. Adhesive arachnoiditis results in scarring and adhesions within the meninges. Additionally, it compresses the nerve rootlets within the thecal sac and can …

Want to learn more about having a Medically Integrated Clinic?

Moving to the Next Level – For the DC Who Wants More If your New Year’s Resolution was to make an impact on more people and change more people’s lives, Medical Integration may be your answer. Creating a medically integrated office – by bringing in a medical health care professional such as a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant – …

Dr. Jade Malay

DC, DABCO, RN, Speaker, Author, Mentor

A novel approach to the treatment of neck pain and postural dysfunction

Expanding Ellipsoidal Decompression (EED®) of the Spine Synopsis: A novel approach to the treatment of neck pain and postural dysfunction – via a self-administered therapy – provides an immediate treatment effect in the form of disc positional and conformational changes. Clinical Report Over the last several decades, there has been a growing recognition of the important role that posture plays in …

Dr. Marovino

Dr. Tiziano Marovino


Restoration of Normal Cervical Lordosis through Expanding Ellipsoidal Decompression

Unlike axial linear traction, Expanding Ellipsoidal Decompression (EED®) successfully decompresses joints and enhances or restores the lordotic curve. Cervical pain is one of the most common symptoms in today’s society. In our personal clinical experience, well over 90% of patients with headache have a cervical component easily observed with physical examination and which reveals abnormal cervical posture. Among other conventional …

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 …

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 …

Good Posture is Always Worth Thinking About

Good Posture is Always Worth Thinking About

Although May is Posture Month, people in our industry spread the word all year long about the topic. It isn’t news to chiropractors that good posture brings with it joint protection, increased energy and the prevention of muscle pain, but patients can always use a reminder. The information in the graphics below might be just what your patients need to …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA

Five Things You Didn't Know About Posture

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Posture

As the old saying goes “you can’t fix what you don’t know is broken.” Below are five facts your patients probably don’t know about posture. It’s our job to educate our patients to the best of our ability, so pass along this information in honor of Posture Month! Here’s something else for your patients to remember. While they’re at work, …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA