Dr. Waldo is excited to announce he is now part of the staff at Professional Sports Care (PSC). PSC provides all chiropractic services for the PGA TOUR since 1997 and founded by Dr. Tom LaFountain. For the last year Dr. Waldo has been taking courses at the TPC Sawgrass to attain the skills, experience and understanding to
Tension type, migraine, menstrual, sinus, cluster, cervicogenic, and the list goes on. Headaches are an annoying occurence that many turn to Over The Counter meds to gain relief. These meds will most likely give you the relief you need but can lead to rebound headaches. The meds cause the blood vessels to dilate giving you
Most people think that disc herniations only occur after some major injury or accident. This is not entirely true. Years of “microtrauma” can cause multiple tears in the disc causing the disc to fatigue and wear. Many times this progression is accompanied with back pain and stiffness, worse in the morning, and sitting for long
Do you know anybody with Plantar Fasciitis (PF)? PF is a painful disorder that effects the bottoms of our feet mainly at the heel. Common symptoms are excruciating foot pain getting out of bed upon that first step, pain in the heel after sitting or working for a long period of time, and the pain decreases slightly upon warming up and walking around.
The two most common soft tissue injuries to the elbow are medial and lateral epicondylitis, aka Golfers and Tennis Elbow respectively. Are these the only injuries to the elbow? No, but the majority of cases fall into these categories and that is why we will discuss them in this article. Both of these conditions can be acute or chronic in nature, resulting in a few weeks of pain or years of nagging frustration.
“Arthritis of the bones” is what the words break down to. Years of hard work, poor posture, repetitive stress, and inflammation can and usually will lead to the body finding a way to stabilize itself. It does this by laying excessive bone causing degenerative changesand leads to loss of cartilage. Common places are the knees, hips, low back, and spine.
Dysmenorrhea (Painful Menstrual Cycles):
Many women suffering monthly from cramping, headaches, low back pain, fatigue, irratibility, and emotional stress. A combination of heat therapy, acupressure points, and a chiropractic adjustment aids in decreasing the symptoms of dysmenorrhea.