Chiropractic Approach to Treatment of Headaches

New research published in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics on June 2011 looked at Evidence-Based Guidelines for the Chiropractic Treatment of Headaches. The research showed that: – For migraine, spinal manipulation and multimodal multidisciplinary interventions including massage are recommended for management of patients with episodic or chronic migraine – For tension-type headache, spinal… Read more

Cost of Treating Low Back Pain

Cost Effectiveness of Chiropractic Care for Low Back Pain A new study that was in the November 2010 issue of Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics looked at the cost effectiveness of chiropractic care vs medical care for the treatment of low back pain. The primary reason for this study was to determine if there… Read more

Back Pain; Chiropractic Manipulation Vs Muscle Relaxants

Low Back Pain Study A study published in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapy looked at the efficacy of chiropractic manipulation over muscle relaxants for subacute lower back pain.  The design of the study was a randomized, double blind clinical trial. The study was done on 192 people that had low back pain for 2… Read more

Chiropractic Care FAQ’s

Chiropractic Care Question’s and Answers   At Mountain View Pain Center we get asked a lot of questions about Chiropractic care and today we are going to answer some of them. Can a Chiropractor help me? Chiropractors specialize in musculoskeletal issues ranging from low back pain, neck pain, ankle pain, wrist pain, and many other… Read more

New Research on Breast Cancer and Postmenopausal Women

Alternative Treatment for Postmenopausal Women As some of you may have seen in the news there is new research about breast cancer and postmenopausal women that was released this month by JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association).  The research was done on 16,608 menopausal women ages 50-79 that were taking estrogen plus progestin which… Read more

Chiropractors Talk About Sciatica

Brief Discussion on Sciatica Sciatica is a crippling and debilitating symptom of a herniated disc or piriformis syndrome. Sciatica is described as radiating/shooting pain moves down the back of the leg. The pain can start from the back and travel down to the back of the knees. The pain can be different from person to… Read more

Massage Therapy is now available

Massage therapy is now offered at Mountain View Pain Center We are happy to announce that massage therapy is now a treatment option at Mountain View Pain Center.  Our therapist specializes in deep tissue, trigger point, neuromuscular, Swedish, sports massage, manual lymphatic drainage, and reflexology.  Massage therapy combined with chiropractic and physical therapy care can… Read more

Chiropractors Talk About The Cost Of Back Pain To American’s

Cost of Back Pain The cost of back pain has grown higher and higher each year in the United States this is evident with the new research released by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).  The costs of back pain have resin to more than $30 billion in 2007, that’s $14 billion higher compared… Read more

Types of Headaches and Relief Through Chiropractic Care

Chiropractor Discuss Different Types of Headaches Headaches can be a debilitating condition for many people especially when the headache is an everyday occurrence.  Today our Chiropractors will discuss the different types of headaches and how to get relief with Chiropractic care.   We must first understand that headaches are not always easy to classify so if… Read more

Rotator Cuff Injury Signs and Symptoms

Chiropractors Discuss Rotator Cuff Injuries One of the most common injuries to the shoulder is the rotator cuff injury. The reason for this is because the shoulder joint is supported by more muscles than any other joint in the body.  The groups of muscles involved with the rotator cuff injury are the SITS group Suprapinatus,… Read more