West Des Moines Chiropractic Healthy News – December 2017

Executive Chiropractic of Iowa offers chiropractic care like Harvard recommends.


Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is excited to share this update: The Harvard Health Letter endorses chiropractic use for back pain due to disc herniation, sprain and strain. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa knows its West Des Moines chiropractic services help these conditions all the time! It’s great to see this recommendation in print.

Dr. Robert Shmerling a rheumatologist at Harvard’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center says that “In most cases, you won’t need a specialist” when low back pain appears. Common sources of it are a sprain (ligament issue), strain (muscle/tendon issue), and herniated (slipped) disc. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is well-trained to care for these spine pain conditions.

Dr. Matthew Kowalski who is a chiropractor with the Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine at Harvard’s Brigham and Women's Hospital makes clear that a primary care physician or chiropractor can assess your problem and manage its care. 35% to 42% of patients with their first episode of back pain see a chiropractor. Chiropractors use hands-on spinal manipulation, exercise, and diet and refer to specialists as necessary for integrative, cooperative care. Your West Des Moines chiropractic is very experienced in cooperating like this with West Des Moines medical providers.

Bottomline: Harvard’s Health Letter advises that “for back sprains, strains, and herniated discs, a visit to your primary care physician or chiropractor may be all it takes to feel better.” (1) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is the West Des Moines back pain specialist, experienced and successful in its care of these conditions with the Cox Technic System of Spinal Care Management. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa has relationships with West Des Moines medical specialists and spine surgeons to cooperatively help West Des Moines back pain patients obtain the most relief possible.

Listen to this PODCAST of how Cox Technic relieves low back pain and leg pain sciatica in a patient with a disc herniation. Hear the patient’s side of the story in his own words, too! 
Multivitamin supplement enhances leg pain relief. 

Multivitamin for Leg Pain Relief

News about the value of multivitamin supplements for immunity and overall health is heard a lot. A new study reports the value of a multivitamin supplement the treatment plan of leg pain radiculopathy. The multivitamin supplement increases the efficacy of the treatment for leg pain relief. Patients reported improvements in disability, symptomatology, and pain intensity. (2) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa has more information on the positive effects of specific vitamins and nutrients to enhance your West Des Moines back pain relief plan.

CONTACT Executive Chiropractic of Iowa TODAY

Schedule a West Des Moines chiropractic visit for back pain relief with chiropractic services including nutrition and spinal manipulation. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is ready to work with you, for you and with other West Des Moines healthcare professionals for your health!

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