The benefits of chiropractic care for pain management

Dr. David J. Rogers is a Huntington NY chiropractor Patients who experience pain are often torn between finding relief and worrying about the potential addiction, and the detrimental side-effects of pain management medications – including, but not limited to opioids like oxycodone and hydrocodone. Chiropractic care has always utilized an NON-DRUG approach to patient care, [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:01+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Health|

Work Related Injuries

Matthew Aron, DC is a Centereach Chiropractor Do you know anyone who injured their back or neck while at work? Chances are you do! Back injuries are one of the most prevalent occupational injury in the United States. If so, you may want to consider going to a chiropractor. Centereach Chiropractors have been treating work related [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:01+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Work|

Posture and Chiropractic Care

Michael S. Horney, DC is a East Setauket Chiropractor Listen to your Mother; Your mother always told you to stand up straight, didn’t she? Well she was right, stand up straight! What does that mean? Well, looking at you from back to front, your shoulders should be down with your shoulder blades slightly squeezed together. Your [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:01+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Health|

Chiropractic: Why Choose Conservative Care First?

Dr. Philip A. Facquet, DC Smithtown Chiropractor A great question with an easy answer. We will explore this topic together. People self-treat daily without professional supervision. Haven’t you? We all do.  When symptoms last or become more severe, we seek the advice and care of licensed health care providers. Usually we begin with a primary [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:01+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Health|

Chiropractic Care and Pregnancy

Joseph  Merckling, DC Bellport Chiropractor As many mothers-to-be can attest, a woman’s body goes through a number of changes during pregnancy. Average weight gain by expectant mothers is usually in the 25 to 35 pound range over the course of the pregnancy. The increase in the weight in addition to the position of the baby [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:02+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Pregnancy|

What To Expect At Your First Visit To A Chiropractor

Gregory Thomaier DC CCSP, St. James Chiropractor Upon entering a Suffolk County chiropractic office for your first visit, you will typically be requested to fill out an initial intake form.  This form is intended to provide the office with your complete health history and description of your present condition. After your forms have been completed, [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:02+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Health|

What is Spinal Manipulation?

Philip A. Facquet, DC , Smithtown Chiropractor Much has been written about the subject of spinal manipulation so hopefully a few more words will not hurt. Spinal manipulation refers to the process of moving a joint in your spine that is not moving correctly or one that is causing issues with your nerves.   Joint manipulation [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:02+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Chiropractic|

Shoveling the Snow – a Worker’s Guide

Philip A. Facquet, DC , Smithtown Chiropractor It’s February and according to Punxsutawney Phil, the Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of All Prognosticators, there will be six more weeks of winter ahead – so a shoveling we will have to go! Let’s face it - many of us are out of shape and ill-prepared to move piles [...]

2018-06-01T17:59:02+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|Snow Safety|