Author Archives: drtom

About drtom

I help people through chiropractic care and acupuncture.

Shoulder pain: Tendonitis/calcification

Severe shoulder pain that limits mobility of the shoulder is often characteristic of acute bursitis/tendonitis of the shoulder. The condition may or may not be associated with an injury. It was once accepted that calcification was responsible for rupturing the … Continue reading

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Frozen shoulder

Frozen shoulder refers to a condition which causes pain and limited mobility of the shoulder. Usually this condition effects persons over 40 years old. In the acute phase the shoulder is often moderately to very painful and all motions are … Continue reading

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Dizziness and Chiropractic care

Dizziness is one of the most common complaints in the Chiropractic setting. Dizziness is often one of the most common complaints after a whiplash injury to the neck. Dizziness may occur in as much as 50% of the elderly. Dizziness … Continue reading

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Causes of Numbness

Persons who are experiencing numbness or tingling usually have involvement of the nerves. The list of possible causes of numbness is extensive. One of the most common causes of numbness is diabetes related numbness. In the Chiropractic setting numbness is … Continue reading

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Hip Bursitis, Chiropractic topics

Bursitis is a common cause of pain in the hip. Pain on the side of the hip may be the result of bursitis (trochanteric bursitis). This type of pain is usually localized to the side of the hip and may … Continue reading

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