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San Francisco Chiropractor
San Francisco, CA
I am a Chiropractor in Downtown San Francisco specializing in Chronic Back, Neck, and Wrist Pain.
Interests: I love practicing chiropractic, writing, cooking vegan meals, working out, reading, skiing, following the world stock markets, and spending time with my 7 year old daughter.
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Did you know that 90% of the brains activity goes towards maintaining your body upright in it's gravitational field, like a guidance system on a rocket? This means that when a person is mechanically distorted (poor posture and misalignment's) that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing treatment for whiplash in San Francisco since 1992. Whiplash is, by definition, the rapid acceleration followed by deceleration of the head causing the neck to “crack like a whip” forwards and backwards at a rate so... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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It is well documented that sitting for extended periods in front of a computer doing repetitive movements is a primary cause of back, neck, and upper extremity pain, even carpal tunnel syndrome. But are there other health risks involved? What... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) and Symptoms in the San Francisco Financial District for over 20 years now. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is technically a “pinched nerve” in the wrist (carpal tunnel) that results... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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Low back pain (LBP) is a VERY COMMON PROBLEM! Here are some facts about LBP: 1) At ANY given time, 31 million Americans experience LBP; 2) LBP is the single leading cause of disability worldwide; 3) 50% of ALL working... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing chiropractic in the San Francisco Financial District for over 20 years now. Our typical patient spends 8-12 hours sitting at a desk in front of a computer doing repetitive motions with the shoulders, arms and hands.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been proving relief for sciatica symptoms in downtown San Francisco since 1992. Sciatica is a symptom not a cause. Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve or nerve roots, which originate in the lumbar spine and travel down the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural solutions for hand pain in San Francisco since 1992. Sure, if you use your hands too much it will make them sore. For instance, if out of the blue you assemble a 200 piece doll... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing neck pain relief in San Francisco since 1992. One of the most common causes of neck, shoulder, arm, and hand pain is a "pinched nerve in the neck". A pinched nerve is medical terminology (formerly doctor... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural relief for migraines in San Francisco for over 20 years. One of the more common presentations we see are migraine headaches during pregnancy. There are millions of women who suffer with migraine headaches on a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing treatment for Fibromyalgia in San Francisco for over 20 years. Fibromyalgia (FM) is a condition with a polarized audience comprised of those who believe it's real and those who don’t. This interesting political-like conflict is, in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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Obviously, the goal of all health care providers, including chiropractic management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS), is to AVOID surgical intervention, but this is not always possible. Last month, we looked at herbal approaches to reduce inflammation with the focused... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
Clarise is our San Francisco Chiropractor "Patient of the Week". Clarise has been feeling right hip pain and tightness her whole life. She had surgery to correct a congenital superior femur problem. Her response post-surgery has been good, however she... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural solutions for neck pain in San Francisco for over 20 years now. Neck pain is a very common problem. In fact, 2/3rds of the population will have neck pain at some point in life. It... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been offering natural solutions for cervical and lumbar disc herniations in San Francisco for over 20 years now. The spinal disc is a fibrous elastic cushion that sits between the bones of the spine. The spinal disc has... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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This is the story of our "Patient of the Week". Genny reported with constant right heel pain that has been persistent since November 2012. Being an avid runner and hiker, this pain began interfering with the activities to the point... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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A new study finds that regular consumption of Omega-3 fatty acids (most commonly found in cold water fish like Salmon) improves cardiovascular health by dulling the connection between mentally stressful events and cardiovascular functions like heart rate, blood pressure, the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been offering natural solutions for Fibromyalgia in San Francisco for over 20 years. Fibromyalgia (FM) is a condition that is characterized by widespread pain, fatigue and an increased pain response. Symptoms can include tingling of the skin, muscle... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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Our San Francisco Chiropractor "Patient of the Week" is Rasmus Lund. This is a review of his experience as a low back pain patient at our chiropractic clinic. Rasmus experienced a brand new episode of low back pain while riding... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural headaches treatment in downtown San Francisco since 1992. Did you know that 9 out of 10 Americans suffer from headaches? There are many different types of headaches with a multitude of symptoms including achy, throbbing,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing effective treatment for car accident victims in downtown San Francisco since 1992. During this time we have managed thousands of cases of whiplash injuries to the neck and back. Our current Whiplash topic continues from last... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural solutions for shoulder pain in downtown San Francisco for over 20 years now. We use a combination of chiropractic adjustments, deep tissue laser therapy, massage, Graston Technique, and KinesioTaping. Shoulder pain can be tricky...especially if... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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Our "Patient of the Week". Tyson reported to our clinic with a sharp pain in his back which had been persisting for over a week. He first noticed the pain while he was doing pull ups. His pain was so... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing treatment for low back pain in San Francisco for over 20 years. We often read about what to do for low back pain (LBP), but do we look at LBP from the perspective of “what NOT... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog
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We have been providing natural carpal tunnel treatment in San Francisco for over 20 years now. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition caused by the compression of the median nerve as it travels through the carpal tunnel in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2013 at San Francisco Chiropractor Blog