Our Chiropractic Clinic Blog

Interested in reducing pain and improving fitness? Our chiropractors give tips on building a healthier lifestyle through chiropractic care, nutrition, and more!
Dr. Keith Sparks

All Things Strained

All Things Strained

Strain to the body can be both good and bad. Like all things in life it’s a balancing act. Everyone has heard of a strain/sprain, or over-straining yourself. Usually strain is thought of as bad however strain can also be good. But how do we know when strain is good vs bad? To understand good vs bad strain, we need to understand how strain occurs. Strain to the body is caused in three ways: load, speed, duration.

Continue reading
  959 Hits
  0 Comments
Dr. Keith Sparks

The 7 Most Important Things to Know for Self-Treating Movement Pain

The 7 Most Important Things to Know for Self-Treating Movement Pain

When it comes to self-treatment, there is a plethora of information on the internet. How do you navigate it accordingly? Stretch this, activate that, feel here and not there – you can quickly be standing on your head feeling more lost then when you started. We have put together a “cheat sheet” on what we find are the most important CONCEPTS when trying to self-treat at home. By focusing your efforts on concepts or principles, it will help weed out 95% of unneeded information on the web.

Continue reading
  1669 Hits
  0 Comments
Dr. Keith Sparks

Understanding Chiropractic: Physical Therapy

Understanding Chiropractic: Physical Therapy

The concept that chiropractors can perform physical therapy is almost unknown; chiropractors can perform and bill for physical therapy depending on passing of the appropriate board examination. Some chiropractic schools do not focus on physical therapy as part of their curriculum, and in doing so, those students and graduate doctors are not capable of billing for physical therapy. A state's allowed scope of practice can often influence a school's opinion on providing this type of education. Some chiropractic schools do not offer education in physical therapy because surrounding states' scopes of practice do not allow chiropractors to bill physical therapy to insurance companies and therefore that school unfortunately does not teach physical therapy.

Continue reading
  1895 Hits
  0 Comments

Have a Question?

Do you have a question about chiropractic care, fitness or nutrition?  We would love to hear from you, and we might even turn your question into our next blog post!

Ask a Question

Blog Topics

Seek Chiropractor knee joint knee pain gaming How to reduce pain Gym development Disc Herniation Handout knee function DNS elbow pain parenting #RunningPain Lumbar Roll #growingwichita Healing toe functionality GroupTraining Crossfit conditioning #hipstrength FoamRollingFriday membership plan DryNeedling Payment Plateau Cost #races sport injuries Chiropractic Massage #bellybreathing Healthcare Functional Core Toe #deepsquat Squat Acupuncture Equipment Shoes Fitness Class doula 2018 Insurance HamstringStrain squat wichita Lifting treatment options Mobility Shoulder Pain chiropractors rollingpatterns Tension foot pain Conditioning Conservative Care community Pain kansas Pectoralis Muscles healthcare orthotics Pain Management Sitting Posture allergies Limitation Grand Opening WestWichita SportsInjury chiropractor Rhomboid Muscles Body Awareness Heel Pain #localbusiness Rehabilitation Nerve Pain knee health guest blog Mechanics stability Dry Needling WestWichitaChiropractor #wholefoods muscletherapy Membership Plan Breathing FootExercise foot complaint Education #Running Adductors Myths Stop Light Rolling Patterns Inner Thigh #KneePain postpartum Health health Physical Therapy #HipPain Mid-Back Pain BackPain Shoulder Taping sara skiles rhomboid muscles myths Sprinting functional chiropractor Fitness stress crossfit #FootPain ShoeShopping WichitaChiropractor Compression Sleeves Recovery rehabilitation Information Neurology Cupping Therapy seminar Exercise Core Strength Strain Inflammation Self Help mechanics mental health race 1MillionCups physical therapy Foot Pain Feet motorpatterns Glute Muscles Top 5 weekend Home Stretches ICTrunning Elbow Pain Adjustment pregnancy disc herniation movement screen sports Accupuncture Foam Rolling SportsChiropractor plantar fasciitis esports Company Announcements BeginningExercise #1millioncupsict Headaches Treatment Options GoTime Hip Flexors chiropractic 5K Mobility Drill RunningShoes ICT WSU home stretches crawling Wichita pain management childbearing Squats Orthotics Movement #Wichita ChiropracticOffice Yoga squats #localfarmers Understanding Pain dairy free FAQ bodyawareness bodyweight performance Sitting Help Performance awareness entrepreneur ChiropracticPhysician patriotic culture SportsRehab #somethingsbrewingict Myofascial Release PlantarFasciitis test Low Back Pain MRI Latissimus Dorsi tummytime running adjustment inflammation lifting Wet Needling Running Soft Tissue Therapy #freemuscletherapy tag2

Subscribe to Our Blog

Move HEALTHY.               Feel HEALTHY.              Live HEALTHY.