The Truth about Plantar Fasciitis

Per Dr. Bryan Matthisen, D.C. Ever feel a sharp pain in the bottom of your heal in the morning from waking up after a long day of working on your foot? This could be an indication of plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is irritation to the plantar fascia after...

Can Whiplash Pain Come and Go?

Per Dr. Barry Matthisen D.C. This is an excellent question, and in order to understand the answer, one has to understand what types of injuries occur to the neck in whiplash.  In an earlier post on our blog, I wrote about the Croft Grading system.  This grades the...

Will I Recover From My Whiplash Injury?

Per Dr. Barry Matthisen D.C. Many times, I have testified as to the prevalence of whiplash injuries.  Jurors are often surprised to hear that about half of all whiplash injuries never fully recover.  These people are left with chronic pain and sometimes disability...

Whiplash Injury Without Damaging my Car?

Per Dr. Barry Matthisen D.C. Can I get Whiplash from a crash with little or no damage to the rear of my car? This is a question I often hear from patients and in trial, after all, it seems like common sense that if there is little damage to the rear bumper, how can...