Degenerated Disk

Why Cut What Can Be Untied?

The Rubber Band Game… Ever played? When the physical obstruction leading to secondary issues (loss of circulation, finger ache, skin color changes) is removed, the finger can eventually return to more normal feeling AND function (assuming the damage isn’t irreparable). Here’s how the ‘game’ works: Wrap a rubber band around one of your fingers. Within a …

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Mobility Class: Move Your Spine

A Joint Health Workshop Friends and family welcome for our Mobility Class: Move Your Spine Workshop. Tomorrow is the day! For August’s workshop Dr. Karo will be focusing on joint health, in particular your spine, because who doesn’t want to prevent spinal degeneration! Come learn how to manage the daily wear and tear on our …

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Head to Toe Spinal Show

We will explore ways to decrease your risk of injuries which cause back pain, neck pain, disc herniations, arthritis, and sciatica, just to name a few. May’s workshop is the “Head to Toe Spinal Show” and will be on the 2nd THURSDAY May 10th. Dr. Karo will be going over how our bodies are designed and meant …

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Head to Toe Spinal Show

Prevent Injuries causing back pain, neck pain, disk herniations, sciatica, headaches, and so much more. Prevent Injuries that cause back pain, neck pain, disc herniations, sciatica, headaches, joint degeneration, arthritis and so much more.   This month’s 2nd Tuesday Workshop: Head to Toe Spinal Show. Dr. Karo will be going over how our body’s are …

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Neuro-Structural Correction

What is Neuro-Structural Corrections, and how is Platinum Chiropractic different from other chiropractors? Since most chiropractors in this area are of the conventional variety, I think a great place to start would be to define what is considered to be “conventional chiropractic” care. Conventional chiropractic has the following goals. Decrease muscular spasm Increase range of …

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Neurodegenerative Disorders and Chiropractic Care

Neurodegenerative and Chiropractic Care? I recently attended a seminar focusing on neurodegenerative disorders in relation to brain trauma and de-generation. These disorders, such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and Dementia, have comparable qualities that contribute to each of the disorders’ formation and corresponding decline of bodily functions. A study looking at the anatomical alignment of the Foramen …

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Chin Tucks: Good or Bad?

Chin Tucks? Did you know there is a special movement that only one part of your spine can bio-mechanically do? It is your skull and first cervical segment and the range of movement is called protraction and retraction (sliding forward and backwards without bending). You do this movement by sticking your chin out and tucking …

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