The Blog

January 17, 2019

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 … Read More >>

January 15, 2019

Tips on How to Prevent Text Neck

With cell phones becoming advanced and popular, symptoms of neck and upper back pain is increasing across our country. This is due to the forward head posture position our body … Read More >>

January 10, 2019

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 … Read More >>

December 17, 2018

Get rid of painful tendinitis like Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)?

Per Dr. Barry Matthisen D.C. Many people suffer acute or chronic tendinitis, one of the most common is Tennis Elbow.  This is caused by overuse or acute trauma involving the … Read More >>

December 13, 2018

Osteoarthritis: Chiropractic Management and Treatment Guidelines

When covering the broad topic of arthritis, it is important to clarify the type of arthritis as their are many different types. For this conversation, we will talk about the … Read More >>

November 27, 2018

Shoulder Pain: Best diagnosis and treatment

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics report analyzing injuries in the workplace of the private industry and state and local governments in 2014, sprains, strains, and tears accounted for … Read More >>

November 19, 2018

What is the Proper Head Restraint Position?

From Dr. Barry Matthisen, Proper head restraint position can reduce your risk of injury in rear-end crashes.  Head restraints that are in the wrong position, like too low, can increase … Read More >>

November 16, 2018

The 3 Best Exercises for your Low Back!

Injuries to the low back occur due to poor biomechanics of not utilizing proper hip hinging technique (bending at the hip), which leads to bending motions to occur at the … Read More >>

November 15, 2018

How to Improve your Posture for the Desk Worker

Neck and mid back pain due to abnormal posture in the work place is an extremely common issue in the desk worker population. Most of this is due to our … Read More >>

November 13, 2018

Where to go for low back pain? Harvard Medicine says see your Chiropractor!

Low back pain is one of the most common injury locations in the human body and most people will experience pain and dysfunction some time in your life. Where to … Read More >>