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Wellness and Preventative Care, A Paradigm Shift

In today’s model of healthcare, it seems to be more of a sick care model. Until recently, we really haven’t promoted wellness or preventative types of care. Patients go to the doctor and automatically expect to be prescribed a slew of medications. Most people happily oblige and head straight to the pharmacy. As a practitioner, […]

The Benefits of Chiropractic

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Custom Orthotics- Not Just for Athletes

Dr. Gibson is a Chiropractor in Morrisville that treats many conditions that affect many athletes. One way he treats knee pain, low back pain, and ankle pain are with custom orthotics. Working with athletes, Dr. Gibson learned that if you do not have the proper support, you are more likely to have an injury. Dr. […]

Back Pain and Chiropractic

Walking upright on two feet has advantages, but it also puts intense pressure on the spine, as well as on other muscles and bones. Add to this improper sitting, lifting, or reaching—and the normal wear and tear of working and playing—and you have the perfect recipe for back pain. That’s why back pain is the […]

Chiropractic Treatment For Low Back Pain

Low back pain is one of the most common health issues which affects 8 out of 10 of us at some point in our lifetime. Low back pain can have a number of causes such as, a labor-intensive job, pregnancy, strenuous exercise, or moving the wrong way while doing house work. The most common cause is repeated stress over times […]

Morrisville Chiropractors

Back Pain Facts and Statistics

Although Dr. Luke Gibson at RTP Chiropractic in Morrisville treats more than just back pain, many patients initially visit chiropractors looking for relief from this pervasive condition.  In fact, 31 million Americans experience low-back pain at any given time.1 A few interesting facts about back pain: Low back pain is the single leading cause of disability […]

Exercise and Low Back Pain

  Exercise is the key to low back pain prevention and Dr. Gibson at RTP Chiropractic is an expert with customizing specific treatments to help you achieve your goals. Duke Medicine and the American Pain Foundation found that up to 30 percent of all Americans experience a decrease in quality of life, physical function, and […]

Osteoarthritis: Treatment goals and strategies

Osteoarthritis or better known as OA around most doctor’s offices and hospitals.  What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA) is a disease of the cartilage that cushions the ends of bones within a joint. It is the most common form of degenerative arthritis. This leads us to another important part of anatomy of the joint, the cartilage. […]