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  • Auto Accidents Psychological Effect
    The stressful event of an auto accident can have a negative effect not only on your neck and back, but your mind. It's been reported that 55% of Whiplash patients Read more
  • Does Concussion Require Loss of Consciousness?
    It's a very common perception that in order to suffer a concussion, one must actually be "knocked out" or lose consciousness for a time.  This is a misconception that many Read more
  • Auto Injury With Delayed Onset
    Many times insurance companies will try to discredit a patient's pain symptoms  by saying the patient did not declare any injuries at the time of the accident. Scientific evidence however, Read more
  • Our Move To The Cully in Northeast Portland
    As many of you know, our practice has moved from our longstanding space on Alberta Street of 15 years.   We have happily  moved to the Cully neighborhood in Northeast Portland on Read more
  • Whiplash Prognosis
    Insurance companies often times use "cookie cutter" time frames when estimating the healing time of all injuries including Whiplash after an Auto Accident. They typically say that most whiplash will heal in Read more
  • Whiplash and Sleep Disturbances
    Problems associated with sleep are quite common in people suffering from whiplash injuries. Studies have shown a rate as high as 69% in a group of patients who experienced whiplash Read more
  • Auto Injury of the Low Back May Be More Serious Than You Think
    Obviously when one hurts their low back in an auto accident one of the symptoms is of course low back pain. However, there are potential serious conditions that cause lower Read more
  • Auto Accident and Low Back Pain
    During any given auto accident is possible to injure any area of your spine. The neck just happens to be the most common. The most common Auto Accident is a Read more
  • Vision Symptoms After an Auto Accident
    Problems with vision are a common complaint following a Whiplash injury post motor vehicle accident. Studies have shown that blurred vision was the most common complaint. Damage or injury to Read more
  • Treatment of Dizziness Post Auto Accident
    If the dizziness is caused by nerve damage in the cervical spine, chiropractic manipulation might be helpful. In severe cases of disc damage etc. surgery may be in order, but surgery Read more
  • Dizziness After an Auto Accident
    Dizziness and vertigo are common symptoms following a motor vehicle accident in which you've injured your neck or have suffered whiplash. There are many possible sources of dizziness and vertigo: Mild Traumatic Brain Read more
  • Improving Your Yoga Practice
    Yoga practice is excellent for your body and mind. It increases flexibility, range of motion, and blood flow. It brings inner peace and calm. Regular practice can help prevent injury. Read more
  • Whiplash Sources of Pain
    Auto Accidents that cause whiplash or sprains/strains to any part of the spine are majorly due to Myofascial Trauma and Injury. Muscular strain in the cervical area can be extremely Read more
  • Can Auto Accident Injuries Cause Arthritis?
    Studies are strong that injuries of the spine sustained in an auto accident can lead to degeneration of the spine. There is a lot of evidence that suggests that trauma and Read more
  • “I’m terrible at Yoga”
    Many of our patients often wonder if they are flexible enough for Yoga class. Many also complain that they have tried Yoga classes and are simply terrible at it. Often times Read more
  • Can Chiropractic help whiplash?
    Absolutely. We are experts at treating Whiplash.  Chiropractic adjustments to realign and restore motion to vertebrae of the neck are essential. Combined with massage and physical therapy exercise Chiropractic is the Read more