2019 Chiropractic Summit Meeting Recap

  The Chiropractic Summit was created in September 2007 in recognition of the profession’s desire for unity. The first Summit meeting, held in Washington, D.C., was comprised of 13 organizations. The Summit has some 40 members representing leadership from education, research, regulatory bodies, political action, practice management, chiropractic media and national associations. This year the Chiropractic Summit included members from …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Iontophoresis for Pain Management

Iontophoresis, in conjunction with other conservative therapies and interventions, has been shown to effectively manage painful symptoms associated with superficial tissue structures in a wide variety of patients. This illustration depicts a patient who has had a recent total knee arthroplasty and suffers from medial knee pain being treated with the newer, self-contained, take-home form of iontophoresis. The negative pole …

Dr. Marovino

Dr. Tiziano Marovino

DPT, MPH, DAIPM

FCA Recap- 2019 FCA Recap: Chiropractic at the 2020 Olympics

The National by the Florida Chiropractic Association, held every year in August at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center in Orlando, truly provides one of the best opportunities to learn about new concepts in the world of Healthcare and keep up-to-date with the latest research and industry information. If you weren’t able to attend this year, here are just a few …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Should You Be Using Iontophoresis with Your Patients?

“Iontophoresis is an electromedical method of delivering chemicals through the skin to a specific anatomical site. This electrochemical treatment avoids the potential adverse effects of medicating a local problem systemically while allowing for a much more concentrated drug dosage to the pathological site.”         -Daniel L. Kirsch, PhD Iontophoresisor EMDA (electromotive drug administration) is the process of transdermal drug delivery by …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Q: What do Bo Jackson, Charles Barkley and Triple H all have in common?

A: They’ve all worked with Kevin Wilk when rehabbing from an injury. Stay tuned for Dr. Wilk’s upcoming FREE webinar: “Recent Advances in Shoulder Rehabilitation Protocols.” In this FREE webinar for MeyerDC customers, Dr. Wilk will discuss: Key Shoulder Rehabilitation Principles Normalizing Shoulder Mobility Functional Scapular Base Neuromuscular Control and Dynamic Stability Multi-Phased Rehabilitation Program Don’t miss this webinar! For more info, contact …

Dr Kevin Wilk PT

Dr. Kevin Wilk

PT, DPT, FAPTA

BodyMed Tables Perform at the 2019 US Open of Surfing

First of all, we’d like to thank the 34 Chiros, MDs, PTs, Trainers, Exercise and Performance Specialists, Massage Therapists, Acupuncturists and the other Health and Fitness Professionals who all came together to form the 2019 US Open Sports Medicine Team. This dedicated group worked with and treated the over 200 athletes at this year’s Van’s US Open of Surfing, held …

Dr. Tim Brown

Dr. Tim Brown

Co-Medical Director for the World Surf League (formerly the ASP)

Association Between Utilization of Chiropractic for Treatment of LBP and Use of Opioids

If you missed this, a great friend of the chiropractic profession, Dr. James Whedon and his team, showed that for non-cancer related low-back pain, the likelihood of filling a prescription for an opioid analgesic was significantly lower for recipients of services delivered by chiropractors compared with non-recipients. Association Between Utilization of Chiropractic Services for Treatment of Low-Back Pain and Use …

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.

Reminder: FREE CEUs for 2020 and Educational Sessions at the MeyerDC Booth

Stop by the MeyerDC booths #917 and #1021 at The National by FCA and Enter to Win FREE Registration to The National in 2020 (free CEUs!) Also . . . Please Join Us at Booth #917 for Educational Breakouts from Lori Allen Sailing the 7 C’s to Successful Practice Management Book Signing Dr. Beth Rizer RockTape – Blade, Tape and …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

2019 Chiropractic Trends Part 2

In Part I,  we touched on some new innovations and concepts to help YOU help your patients and improve outcomes. While we’re on the subject of trends in the Chiropractic Space, one important topic is the idea of “value-based” retailing. There’s a lot to unpack here, so we’ll just touch on a few key points . . . Chiropractic Changes …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Exercise Series for Enhanced Dynamic Shoulder Control

EXERCISE SERIES FOR ENHANCED DYNAMIC SHOULDER CONTROL IN THE OVERHEAD THROWING ATHLETE Kevin E. Wilk, DPT, PT I AJ. Yenchak, DPT, PT, CSCS, I Christopher A. ArrigoI James R. Andrews, M.D THE THROWER’S TEN PROGRAM Why should your overhead athletes use the Thrower’s Ten Program? The answer is very simple…Because it works! This comprehensive program encompasses exercises for the entire …

Dr Kevin Wilk PT

Dr. Kevin Wilk

PT, DPT, FAPTA