CAD Score
Can arthritis after whiplash injuries be prevented?

Pain after the wreck? Here are a few things you need to know. When your car is fixed but you are not doing so well. You may have been injured when your car was damaged. Let’s get you checked! What is CAD? It is a Cervical Acceleration Deceleration Injury. It is named after the common forces associated with motor vehicle accidents. Of course slips and falls, snow machine wreck and sports injuries can produce similar injury but motor vehicle accidents are very common for us in Alaska right now.   What are the common symptoms to look for with CAD? … Continue reading “CAD Score”

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Car Accidents in Anchorage
Whiplash injuries linked to migraine headaches

  1. As reported by the National Transportation Council – One vehicle traveling at 10 mph has as much force on a person as having a 50 lb. sack of sand thrown on you from the second story of a building. 2. Wearing a shoulder harness adds even more torque to the spine than not wearing one at all. Seatbelts save lives . . . not spines. 3. Double the injury if the your head is turned in either direction. 4. Acceleration of the head is worse if you get hit while you are already moving. 5. Ramping – If … Continue reading “Car Accidents in Anchorage”

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A little Known Secret

A little known “Secret” for Success in Conquering Migraine Headache, Neck and Persistent Back Pain.   This is an example of an abnormal Thermographic “Pattern” The variations in temperature shown on the graph are beyond the accepted normal. Normal has been established over the last 35 years with more than 3000 Indexed studies and articles. How we know…. We routinely track your progress, judge the effectiveness of an adjustment, schedule a follow-up visit and make many other clinical decisions based on the use of Para-spinal Digital Infrared Imaging (PDII) or “scan”. This non-invasive thermo-electric device provides valuable data to us … Continue reading “A little Known Secret”

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Back Pain

Sciatica Leg Pain and Persistent Back Pain The Gonstead Clinic of Chiropractic in Mt. Horeb, WI Sciatic leg pain, persistent back pain and spinal disc injuries tend to respond well to Gonstead Technique in Anchorage, AK. The Gonstead System is widely recognized as one of the safest and most complete biomechanical chiropractic analysis used by today’s chiropractors. This technique isn’t universal because it takes time and dedication to perfect the specific adjustments required to make this technique effective and results long lasting. After a severe back injury threatened to disable him as a young man, Dr. Pairmore was cured by … Continue reading “Back Pain”

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Whiplash
Whiplash injuries linked to migraine headaches

Whiplash Injury and Post Traumatic Neck Pain: In the past 32 years of caring for patients, I have taken care of thousands and thousands of patients who were injured in motor vehicle accidents. Many of these patients had been recently injured and I regard them as the lucky one. Not lucky to be in an accident but lucky to have enough persistent symptoms to be in my office right away. Waiting for months or years to properly treat a traumatic neck injury can allow the injury to become permanent. We can be successful in these cases but the sooner it … Continue reading “Whiplash”

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Migraine

Migraine Headache   You know how there are people who suffer with headaches, sometimes severe headaches? They frequently have had headaches for years that have become worse and worse with time. The headaches can become so debilitating the pain takes away from some of the best parts of life. People can learn to suffer with the headaches but they never really learn to live with them. Truth be told, no one learns to live with migraine headache pain we just learn to suffer. We can learn to suffer with headaches through movies, graduations, soccer games, dinner out, family time and … Continue reading “Migraine”

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Anchorage Chiropractic: Neck Pain

Computer Neck Pain: Healing “from the inside out” Sick of the Drugs and Temporary Fixes?? Neck and upper back pain, shoulder/arm/hand/wrist pain and numbness – Computer Neck Pain tends to respond well to Atlas Orthogonal Upper Cervical and Gonstead Specific Spinal Care right here in Anchorage, Alaska. A program Specific and focused on the critical elements of structure and function. If you are going to truly recover and heal up, that process must be “from the inside out” so to speak. The program we have found to be the most successful for long term recovery is one based on this … Continue reading “Anchorage Chiropractic: Neck Pain”

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