A recent chiropractic graduate says abandon your preconceived notions of what your practice or dream job may look like, and work on these five skills and strategies to have a leg up when you leave school.
Profitable advertising, marketing or promotions don’t just happen by accident. Successful and predictable branding requires an awareness of both your patients and your practice. Establish or strengthen your brand with these tips.
The opioid crisis in the U.S. has led to a demand for natural treatments for pain, especially back pain. One of the most promising is cannabidiol (CBD), the active ingredient in many new topical pain-relief products. Becoming knowledgeable about CBD and its uses is a way you can serve your patients and give them an alternative for dealing with their pain.
California-based provider Crossover Health is disrupting the industry with a multi-provider model, including chiropractic, providing the next generation of health care at reduced cost to businesses such as Apple, Facebook and their employees. Now they’ve expanded to Texas and the East Coast.
From cervical collars for auto accident victims to knee braces, DME can be critical in the early stages of the healing process for patients, and a lucrative business for chiropractors with certification.
The author implores a different view of movement, from the strictly mechanical to a series of chemical events. Since we are “made of chemistry,” our bodies’ anti-inflammatory or pro-inflammatory states loom large in chiropractic care.
Long-used in Eastern medicine, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization, from feathering to deep-tissue work, results in decreased pain and increased function. All tissue has a nervous system and a brain connected to it, and we must “use it or lose it.”
When the Office of Inspector General reports as many as 94 percent of chiropractic records are missing, or inadequately reflect key elements, are you prepared to roll the dice with your risk for an audit? Here are some of the most oft-flagged problems and how to address them.
PEMF is an effective, safe treatment for pain management, and can be a valuable addition to your modality menu when paired with joint and muscle motion. Patients can re-train their brains in regard to trigger points.
Toxins are all around us, with billions of pounds of potentially-harmful chemicals released into the environment each year. Could your patients benefit from a metabolic detoxification at least once a year to convert lipid-soluble toxins to water-soluble molecules for a natural cleanse?