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The Joint Commission Issues R3 Report on New and Revised Pain Assessment and Management Standards

Courtesy of the Joint Commission “Every day, 91 Americans die from an opioid overdose, according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. As part of a national effort to address the opioid crisis, The Joint Commission is implementing new and revised pain assessment and management standards, effective January 1, 2018. The standards are […]

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, […]

3 Questions about Chiropractic

According to a new Gallup report commissioned by Palmer College of Chiropractic, 33.6 million U.S. adults (14 percent) seek chiropractic care each year. More than half of all U.S. adults have visited a chiropractor, and more than one quarter of them would choose chiropractic care first for back or neck pain. Want to learn more? […]

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. […]

Pain: Chiropractic Can Help

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Who sees a Chiropractor for Neck and Back Pain

Comparing the Effects of Chiropractic and Medical Treatment for Older Adults

In this study, authors studied survey data of 1,057 Medicare beneficiaries, who were at least 70 years of age, to compare the effectiveness of treatment for uncomplicated back conditions. The two treatment categories were chiropractic or medical care. Services provided to patients, Activities of Daily Living, Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (activities allowing for independent […]

When are X-Rays or Diagnostic Imaging Necessary

Most patients think or believe that X-rays and or MRI are necessary to treat common musculoskeletal conditions. These diagnostic procedures can tell the doctor a lot about structure but not alway necessary when treated these common conditions. First we must differentiate between these two commonly used test. X-ray is mainly used in Urgent Care, Primary […]

Adult Scoliosis

A lot of people have heard about scoliosis and you may remember in grade school being tested for it. Advancements in technology now allows us to diagnosis and treat it much more easily. The most common is radiographs or X-ray, which is typically the most diagnostic and cheapest way to confirm scoliosis. There are many different […]