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Do You Have Plantar Fasciitis? Bunions? Here’s How Chiropractic Can Help

Are your arches dropping in your feet? Do you have flat feet? We can perform a foot assessment in our Rochester, NY office that will assess the severity of your arch drop. Fallen arches can lead to a variety of problems such as ankle hyperpronation, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, bunions, hammer toes, and even knee,…

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Chiropractic: Slowing the Progression of Scoliosis

Scoliosis comes from the Greek word “scolios,” meaning crooked or curved, and is found in people of all ages as it usually develops during 3 stages of your life. The following are the 3 stages at which scoliosis can develop in your lifetime: congenital scoliosis (0-5 years old), early onset scoliosis (6-12 years old) and…

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Are You Breathing the Right Way? How Breathing with Your Diaphragm Can Support Your Neck and Back

There is such a thing as “dysfunctional breathing,” and you’re probably doing it without even knowing. “Dysfunctional breathing” often describes upper chest breathing, breath holding, and breathing too deeply or erratically. From a chiropractic lens, your breathing has great impact on the muscles in your body that support you – your head, neck, shoulders, and…

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Do You Suffer from Migraines? Here’s How Chiropractic Could Help

Over 30 million Americans suffer from at least one migraine headache each year; 14% of which suffer from migraines their whole lives. Those who get migraines often miss out on life’s little moments due to pain – holidays, birthdays, family events, and vacation time. 80% of migraine sufferers miss work as a result of their…

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What Is a Chiropractic Adjustment?

Back pain is one of the leading causes of disability in America and Rochester, NY is no different. While extremely common, this type of pain can be very difficult to manage. Consulting a Rochester-based chiropractor to help alleviate pain has many benefits. One of the primary benefits (in my own opinion) is not requiring surgery…

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Carpal Tunnel & Chiropractic

Because we live in the digital age, individuals often find themselves spending long hours over keyboard and on their smart-phones. I realize this may sound obvious, but these activities can lead to carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), an impingement of the median nerve that runs through the wrist. Other repetitive activities can also lead to carpal…

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Relief for Whiplash & Concussion

Concussions Concussion injuries in the National Football League have brought attention in recent years to brain injury from concussions. The NFL has made rule changes in the game and the football helmet that the players wear to protect them from a concussion injury. Whenever a player is injured in the head or neck area, the…

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Reduce Back Pain with Chiropractic and Orthotics

Few things adversely affect quality of life and overall productivity like back pain. Your back is the very powerhouse of the body — “put your back into it,” a foreman might say. Whether you are a laborer, an executive or a retiree, a bad back can hinder, if not outright prevent you from making a…

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7 Things Many People DON’T know about Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic is a licensed health care profession that focuses on the body’s ability to heal itself. To receive the best chiropractic care in Rochester, NY we encourage you to contact us and ask questions. As in the best of conventional medicine practices, our Rochester chiropractic clinic approaches patient care by first interviewing the patient, recording…

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Can chiropractic care reduce the need for opioids?

Opioids and the results of their abuse have been a hot topic for years. Medications for pain management can be useful under careful, medial supervision. However, opioids have become an issue nationally and internationally for their abuse and the resulting health and social issues. As a chiropractor in Rochester, NY, we understand true pain management…

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