Chiropractors/Questions Answered by Expert Dr. Timothy K. Durnin

SubjectDate Asked
neck and shoulder pain5/31/2010
  Q: I have suffered with chronic neck and right shoulder pain for years. Im 36, and as far as I know ...
  A: Did you have a MRI of the neck? I need to know this since this should have been the first test ...
numbness headaches nerve pain7/31/2009
  Q: i had a adjustment to my neck 3 tears ago for 3 days i had a pain like a jolt of lightning up the ...
  A: If you had a TIA or stroke it is fairly easy to diagnose. I doubt the manipulation caused that since ...
neck shoulder pain numbness in hands and tips of toes3/31/2009
  Q: i need to know if this is all related migraine turns into neck pain,stiffness always left side ...
  A: Headaches are usually caused by nerve entrapment, I suspect yours is from a herniated cervical disc. ...
Schmorl's nodes2/4/2009
  Q: My 15yr old son recently got diagnoised with having Schmorl's nodes. From his MRI the findings were: ...
  A: I don't know why such an easy question was dumped in the question pool, I can only surmise you asked ...
excruciating pain2/3/2009
  Q: i've had this excrutiating pain which starts on one side, stops and starts on another side of my ...
  A: The symptoms you describe are not consistent with a biomechanical distortion such as a subluxated ...
L1-L2 disc protrusion2/2/2009
  Q: I suffered with lower back pain and sciatica for 7 weeks, i tried ibuprofen and 5mg valium some ...
  A: Find another Ortho, this guy is so far out of convention wisdom and standard practices that his ...
spinal stenosis10/26/2008
  Q: Two years ago, I was diagnosed, by way of an mri, with spinal stenosis of the lower back which is ...
  A: I saw this in the question pool, why it was not answered I don't know, but I will. Yes, Some DC's ...
MRI report - numbness in finger10/8/2008
  Q: 6 weeks ago I was working out (weight lifting shoulder exercise) and I felt a pain in the back of my ...
  A: The bottom of the MRI report says it all. You have multiple herniated and bulging discs throughout ...
damaged to cartilage10/6/2008
  Q: My chiro pushed too hard and admitted to damaging cartilage. I am on vicodin and flexiril. How long ...
  A: Depending on your age, the cartilage in the sternum can be fragile, not to mention the rib ...
Swelling in face neck, and burning down neck .10/4/2008
  Q: I was siting watching television one nigh, When I noticed a twitching in my face on the right side ...
  A: I strongly suggest you see a Chiropractor, we see these conditions all the time and get excellent ...
Cracking Sternum / Costochondritis10/1/2008
  Q: I am a 24 yr old male. About a year ago my chest would feel tight and by arching my back and ...
  A: These conditions are quite common and only require finding a Chiropractor to utilize therapeutic ...
left pinky asleep..2/1/2008
  Q: I started experiencing my left pinky tip falling asleep. It has been like that for about 3 or 4 days ...
  A: Yes I do, it's an ulnar neuropathy coming from nerve entrapment in the elbow (the part that is ...
hey1/26/2008
  Q: hey i got a question i had went to the doctors a month ago because i was having leg pain from the ...
  A: Pain distribution like this is more than likely caused by sciatica from a herniated or bulging disc ...
back pain1/25/2008
  Q: I am an athlete, bicyclist, age 58. I have had lower back pain for over a year. I had an xray ...
  A: Yes, you are waisting your money with this Chiropractor. The Gold standard and only proven way to ...
Chest Pain1/25/2008
  Q: Dr. Durnin, I have been experiencing chest pain in the center of my chest and both pecs deep and ...
  A: To know for sure if it is cardiac or muscle origin, take a tab of nitroglycerine when you have ...
Pain in right side of back1/16/2008
  Q: ..thanks for your time....I have a recurring problem on the right side of my back....I call it my ...
  A: I saw your question in the question pool and would like to give you some advice. First and foremost ...
pain in upper back1/8/2008
  Q: Durnin, After a month of strong coughing I started to feel pain on my right upper back deep, it ...
  A: Coughing for a month from what? Either way, you may have cracked some rib cartilage, pulled an ...
L1-L2 DISC HERNIATION12/13/2007
  Q: WHAT ARE SYMPTOMS OF L1-L2 DISC HERNIATION. HAVE HAD BACK SURGERY ON L5-S1. HAVE A L1-L2 DISC ...
  A: Usually abdominal pain and inguinal discomfort, flexion/distraction is the Gold Standard for ...
LOWER BACK PAIN12/2/2007
  Q: WHICH MATTRESS BRAND AND MODEL IS BEST FOR LOWER BACK PAIN?
  A: I personally would go with a Viscoelastic type mattress such as Temperpedic(sp?), but this can be ...
dizzy11/27/2007
  Q: why when i lay down flat on my back the room spins.i get dizzy then it stops after a couple of ...
  A: Because there is a good possibility you have loose bodies called otoliths in the ear or a viral ...
shoulder and cheast pain11/26/2007
  Q: my name is shauna and i have been wondering why i get this weird pain in my shoulder and chest. im ...
  A: First off I have to wonder what kind of parents would let their child run around with an overlapped ...
leg numbness11/25/2007
  Q: Durnin, I am 43 years old, weight 65 kg, height 159 cm, and mother of six kids. I started to have ...
  A: Sounds like a pinched nerve in the low back due to a disc herniation or nerve entrapment in the ...
Tough Mid back pain with consistent spasm near the back right rib cage10/23/2007
  Q: First of all thank you for your time. I hurt my back about 2 months ago, and am seeing a ...
  A: Although thoracic herniation is somewhat uncommon, it isn't rare. An flexion/distraction table is ...
Hip Pain10/22/2007
  Q: I have been through physical therapy, been to a Medical doctor, go to a chiopractor once a week, and ...
  A: Without knowing what tests were performed already it is hard to say. I would imagine an MRI was ...
sons back10/20/2007
  Q: my 16 yr was taken to the ped doctor, and given a referral to a orthorpedic surgeon. So far i have ...
  A: You need to find a DC that specializes is scoliosis. I am not that guy, I do everything else but ...
I AM IN PAIN10/19/2007
  Q: I have lower back pain, left side, but now it feels like it is a large region. It is constantly ...
  A: It sounds like a combination of an intercostal muscle pull and floating rib cartilage damage. Best ...
toe numbness10/19/2007
  Q: I am 43 years old, mother of 6 kids, height 159 cm, weight 66 kg.I feel my 3rd & 4rth toes of my ...
  A: I don't think it is sciatica, it does sound like an inter digital neuroma. This is a benign mass of ...
Can you help me figure this out?10/19/2007
  Q: First I would like to thank you in advance and to tell you I understand you can not diagnose me ...
  A: Heck No Diane! It is a sure way of permanently disabling you if your lucky and killing you at ...
Chiropractor or orthopedic10/18/2007
  Q: I am 39 years old, active and very healthy. About a year ago I had a bad fall down some bleacher ...
  A: Elecia, In this instance I don't feel either will be much help for the hip, this can definitely ...
twisted back, just trained or serious damage?10/17/2007
  Q: Last Saturday I was stretching in bed, could not get comfortable going to bed and was twisting my ...
  A: Most herniated and bulging discs all start out localized then spread, get worse and become ...
left arm pain10/12/2007
  Q: hope u can help. my dad as been complaining of a constant pain in his left arm for almost a week ...
  A: It sounds like a classic radial nerve entrapment in the neck, he needs towel decompression therapy ...
muscle pull?10/11/2007
  Q: I'm hoping you can help me figure out what my pain might be. I injured my back a few months ago(l1 ...
  A: The diagnosis is fairly easy given the complete history given by you. The doctor you saw just ...
Pinched nerve L5SI causing burning9/18/2007
  Q: After MRI, I have been diagnosed with stenosis and a bulging disk at L5-SI. Symptoms are "raw" ...
  A: No, Adjustments will do absolutely nothing for a herniated/bulging disc. The good news is that there ...
Fingers numb9/18/2007
  Q: My step dad is 70 yrs old and has just been diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome. He is retired ...
  A: Surgery is the last option and is rarely indicated since it can cause more problems then it solves. ...
joint pain9/16/2007
  Q: Hey! My neck hurts a lot. I'm 29. I have to crack it about gosh - 30 times a day. My jaw has TMJ on ...
  A: Neck popping is normal and won't cause problems. If there is pain when popping "cavitation" occurs ...
neck clicking & locking9/16/2007
  Q: I have noticed some noises when I turn my head. Sometimes I hear mild noise when I turn my head. ...
  A: This is absolutly normal, it is called cavitation. This is gas being released from the joint at end ...
Pregnancy complication question9/15/2007
  Q: I am working on a paper that is looking at previous abdominal surgical and/or musculoskeletal ...
  A: It certainly is a possibility; this all depends of course on the extent of the abdominal invasion, ...
Head Numbness9/15/2007
  Q: A few days ago while putting up my hair i noticed that the left side of my head was numb. It doesnt ...
  A: It might need follow-up if it persists, many times this is do to chemical irritation from hair ...
Wrist9/13/2007
  Q: I started to play lacrosse again. I know you use your wrist. But is there anyway to damage your ...
  A: Yes, you can damage any joint doing just about anything. That risk goes up dramatically with doing ...
Neck9/12/2007
  Q: "When i roll my head, i hear my neck cracking about 20 time in one roll.( like your knuckles ...
  A: This is normal and healthy, "if you pop your knuckles you'll get arthritis" is an old wives tale. It ...
muscle spasms9/6/2007
  Q: my 14 yr old daughter is a fastball pitcher. she practiced all winter at a pitching clinic,then in ...
  A: Find another doctor, when scoliosis is detected, you don't "sit" around and wait to do another ...
no use of arm9/6/2007
  Q: I was crushed shoulder to shoulder 6 months ago at work.I had a broken collarbone and brachial ...
  A: He couldn't miss it, the area would have swollen up and turned back and blue. Sounds like you need ...
Left Arm numbness in the fingers8/30/2007
  Q: I am 29 years old, and last night I woke up with a numbness in the left hand I also feel numbness in ...
  A: It sounds like the radial nerve is getting pinched, if the symptoms persist, get it checked out by a ...
numb thumb8/25/2007
  Q: Since August 20, 2007 the top link (with my nail in it) of my right thumb has been numb. I am in my ...
  A: A numb thumb usually has half of the index finger numb with it if it is a pinched nerve. Since only ...
HIO Method Chiropractic8/21/2007
  Q: Dr. Burnham in his 3/31/2004 answer re: Graston Tech mentioned HIO Method Chiropractic; however, he ...
  A: HIO is an outdated, dogmatic throw back of unscientific origins of Chiropractic. It means "Hole in ...
calf/foot pain and tingling8/21/2007
  Q: I was told a few months ago my sacroilliac joint was inflamed causing the calf/foot pain and ...
  A: Sorry I wasn't able to get back with you immediately but we have severe flooding here in the midwest ...
Chirporactor8/21/2007
  Q: Dr. Durnin, I called Dr. Costa to set up an appointment but it turns out he he has moved to South ...
  A: Sorry I wasn't able to get back with you immediately but we have severe flooding here in the midwest ...
excruciating leg pain8/20/2007
  Q: I have had severe leg pain for a little over a year now. I'm not exactly sure how it all started, ...
  A: I see no problems waiting, I think the Chiropractor could be wrong too. A MRI once your insurance ...
re; neck injury8/16/2007
  Q: I'm 31 year old female and was involed in a rear end rta. Fractured collarbone,back and neck ...
  A: This sort of thing comes up often because ER reads on plain film and MRI's are brief and rule out ...
toe numbness8/14/2007
  Q: i really hope you can help as I am worrying myself sick about my symptoms thinking I have MS or even ...
  A: The answer can be found simple enough with an MRI of the lumbar spine, add to that, an EMG. If they ...
Elbow8/12/2007
  Q: I have been suffering from tennis elbow on both arms for a few years now, I have had injections ...
  A: What you have now is chronic tendonitis, this is extremely difficult to get a handle on. If you went ...
low back8/10/2007
  Q: About a year ago I injured my back weightlifting. I was told by a chiropractor that I had subluxated ...
  A: It sounds simple enough, I would just see another DC. Obviously I can't examine you here so I can't ...
Numbness Mystery - Any Ideas?8/9/2007
  Q: You know how when you're carrying a bunch a heavy groceries, you just kinda grab them all at once ...
  A: The feeling will come back, you traumatized the peripheral nerve as well as created a hypoxic ...
Neck Pain8/9/2007
  Q: I woke up last night and got out of bed to turn of the air, I returned to bed and rolled over and ...
  A: I know you don't want to see a doctor but with upper extremity numbness in your history and sudden ...
Popping ribs.8/6/2007
  Q: My bottom left rib has been popping for a few years now, and about eight months ago it became ...
  A: Lower ribs have poor blood supply and heal very slow. Costectomy is very radical, dangerous, ...
Middle back pain after sleeping8/1/2007
  Q: To make a long story short, we replaced our bed with a firm mattress. Not long afterwards I started ...
  A: It took me the better part of 2 decades to find a mattress I could sleep comfortably on. Try ...
numbness in hand8/1/2007
  Q: Durnin, My dad told me his left finger tips felt numb starting from his pinky to his index fingure. ...
  A: Medical school is hard to get in, MCAT's and grades. Once you are in it is easy, only 4 years ...
Neck/Shoulder and Upper Back Pain7/31/2007
  Q: About 3 months back I had a feeling in my neck/shoulder area which is best described as a rubberband ...
  A: If you had an X-ray why hasn't your Chiropractor seen it? "A regular x-ray of the neck showed ...
left arm / finger numb and neck shulder pain7/31/2007
  Q: I got neck and shulder pain for a couple of years. i do yoga and pilate, had lots of massage trying ...
  A: It sounds like a pinched nerve in the neck, the radial nerve to be precise. I suspect the thumb and ...
femoral artery/nerve blockage??7/31/2007
  Q: Dr. Durnin, For the past 48 hours, I have been having a strange "thundering" feeling in the Inguinal ...
  A: Congratulations on being a D.C.! I am sure you will make the profession proud! As you stated in ...
rib pain7/29/2007
  Q: I was lifting weights one day and I felt a pop in my ribs. That side has been very tight and pretty ...
  A: Yes, you can expedite healing. Ice every hour for 15 minutes, rest the area 1 week and have a ...
Chronic Pain in Leg7/27/2007
  Q: I have been having chronic pain in my left leg only. It started a 4-5 years ago and then went away. ...
  A: If the symptoms started immediately after an epidural, then arachnoiditis must be ruled out. This is ...
Hip Pain7/26/2007
  Q: I have had hip pain for about 2 years now. It started when I was jumping rope one day. I've tried ...
  A: Without an examination to determine an actual hip problem from a referred pain issue, it is hard to ...
Middle Back Pain7/26/2007
  Q: I have been suffering from middle pain back on my right side which feels to be a couple inches right ...
  A: Yes, without question this is something that is effectively treated by Chiropractors. It should ...
herniated disk7/22/2007
  Q: I am 39 years old, work as a sonographer at a busy hospital and have been out of work now for 2 ...
  A: I am not sure what your ortho is talking about, 90% of my practice is herniated discs. What does he ...
numbness in foot and leg7/22/2007
  Q: I made a very slight tripping movement last week. On doing so, I had an excruciating pain in my ...
  A: It sounds like your physician is on the ball. I would recommend you take it easy, this includes ...
back pain7/22/2007
  Q: I have a bulging disk that causes me sporadic problems, but during the last month my middle back ...
  A: There is an effective and proven treatment for bulging discs that has been around for decades, it is ...
toes numb7/22/2007
  Q: I am experiencing numbness in 2 toes, but no back pain. Should I see a chiropractor? I just moved ...
  A: Having a couple numb toes usually means a pinched nerve a bit proximal(toward the head) to the ...
Sciatica7/21/2007
  Q: I am 42 years male,for the last 6 months i am having pain in my left leg and my back.The doctor said ...
  A: Continue doing what is working, don't do anything that forces you to strain. This will only push the ...
head pain following minor injury7/20/2007
  Q: I have since had a feeling of pressure at the top of my head. I recently started feeling numbness ...
  A: If you also have blurred vision I would get a CT of the head right away. If not, a MRI of the neck ...
back and nerve problems7/17/2007
  Q: I am writing because I am struggling with my back as of late. To give you some background ...
  A: Your doctor is probably right; you show all the orthopedic signs of a facet syndrome. This is easily ...
Muscular Issues7/12/2007
  Q: i have a tightened trapezius muscle thats been giving me grief my doctor advised advil, but it isnt ...
  A: A D.C. may or may not help, depends on the doctor. Most should be able to eliminate this issue, call ...
UBP/L kneeP/L calf P/L ankle N&P7/12/2007
  Q: WHAT IS IT ?????????????? I've had the on and off knee pain for a while as well as ankle pain and ...
  A: Sciatica would cause pain in the back of your thigh; since you don't have this, it can be safely ...
rib/chest pains7/10/2007
  Q: I slipped on a wet floor and fell 10 days ago landing hard on my left rib cage on a large plastic ...
  A: Ribs take forever to heal, especially the lower 6. I would give it another 2 weeks, if it still ...
understanding my MRI results7/9/2007
  Q: At C5-6, there is moderate left sided neural foraminal stenosis due to asymmetric uncovertebral ...
  A: I think some syntax may have been lost in translation, let me have the report word for word, if it's ...
Bulging Disc + Pinched Nerve7/9/2007
  Q: I "self-diagnosed" myself as having a pinched L5 nerve root because I felt I had all the symptoms - ...
  A: You are classic for HNP L5/S1 disc herniation, get an MRI to rule out piriformis spasm over the ...
Meralgia Paresthetica - Pregnant7/5/2007
  Q: I am 31 weeks pregnant with my second child and have suffered since 20 weeks with Merlagia ...
  A: There are many things you can do, I would take a warm moist towel and rap an ice pack in it. Put it ...
sciatic nerve7/3/2007
  Q: I have had what my Dr. said was "the piriformis muscle irritaing the sciatic nerve." It affects my ...
  A: You have a condition that is easiest to treat, all the therapist has to do is PNF and Low Volt ...
Tempur-pedic Mattress6/28/2007
  Q: I have had back problems for a while, but latley they seem to have gotten worse and I think it could ...
  A: It has been my experience that a tempur-pedic is the best mattress you can buy. I would like to own ...
Menstrual Cramp-LIKE back pain6/27/2007
  Q: I woke up the other morning with a pain in my left lower quadrant that felt like the onset of ...
  A: Your pain sounds classic for ovarian cyst rupture or endometriosis, putting heat on it may feel good ...
Left Arm pain and numbness in the fingers6/26/2007
  Q: I am 22 years old, and last night I woke up with a pain in the left arm just above the elbow, ...
  A: O.K., that helps, The most probable suspect is the radial nerve. This can get pinched in two areas, ...
neck related chest pain?6/23/2007
  Q: a month and a half ago i bruised my lung landing akward in the waer from a 20ft jump. i had a chest ...
  A: I think the neck and chest pain correlate directly with a neck injury given the history. My concern ...
Lifting injury6/18/2007
  Q: About 2 weeks ago I injured myself, I was moving a motorbike, it started to fall... and without ...
  A: A Chiropractor can not only help but cure the possible disc herniation with Flexion/Distraction. ...
Meralgia Paresthetica6/14/2007
  Q: I have been searching for an answer to the tingling and numbness that occurs in the top of my left ...
  A: Scott, You missed your calling! I see you have looked into this at depth, most GP doctors don't ...
Back Pain6/12/2007
  Q: I have lower (cramping)back pain which goes around and causes cramping in the front. The doctor and ...
  A: You shouldn't be bruised from adjustments. Are you on blood thinners like asprin, Coumadin, Heparin ...
Back Pain6/12/2007
  Q: I have lower (cramping)back pain which goes around and causes cramping in the front. The doctor and ...
  A: Evelyn, The road to recovery is never a straight line, you will always have ups and downs. The main ...
Back Pain6/11/2007
  Q: I have lower (cramping)back pain which goes around and causes cramping in the front. The doctor and ...
  A: Glad to hear at least one thing is better, your D.C. should know how to mechanically reduce a H.H. ...
Lower back burning sensation6/8/2007
  Q: I was wearing tight pant & also i did some abdomen exercises. Immeadiately after that i felt pain in ...
  A: It could be meralgia parasthetica or lateral femoral cutaneous nerve entrapment. Is your pain in ...
Back Pain6/1/2007
  Q: I have lower (cramping)back pain which goes around and causes cramping in the front. The doctor and ...
  A: I'M leaving for the weekend, when I get back I will research IC indepth. I do know what it is and ...
Pinched Nerve6/1/2007
  Q: About 4 months ago, I began getting some pain in my upper left arm to the point where sometimes I ...
  A: So far so good, you are doing everything correct, including the diagnosis. Your true calling should ...
scoliosis5/26/2007
  Q: I have mild scoliosis, and on the left side of my mid-spine, there's a muscle bulge sticking out. I ...
  A: Your answer has a relatively easy answer. When you laterally bend the spine, the articulations ...
twitching5/24/2007
  Q: I have this twitching on my thumb on my right hand for the past few days, ive also feel there is a ...
  A: it sounds like a radial nerve entrapment coming from your neck, it is very common and easy to fix. ...
Foot pain5/23/2007
  Q: I am a 30 year old lady who has been experiencing a lot of foot pain over the last few years. During ...
  A: That's a very tough question. I would have thought sciatica to, but with no buttock pain or low back ...
back pain5/23/2007
  Q: Durnin, I've had back pain for at least a week now. And I can attribute likely to lack of ...
  A: It sounds like you are doing everything in your power to destroy your spine. Most young people do, ...
Shoulder-Chest Pain5/20/2007
  Q: I am a 30 year old male that has been experiencing for several months on and off pain in my shoulder ...
  A: Without a more thorough history and physical exam, it is tough to say. From what you describe it ...
back pain5/20/2007
  Q: I was hoping you might be able to help me: I'm a senior in college and all the way back to being a ...
  A: Funny you should ask Jessica, D.C.'s two years ago launched a national campaign addressing this ...
24 clinics5/20/2007
  Q: How do start expanding you practices. At what level do you pull away from treat the patients ...
  A: It is proven and shown effective for PVD and pain, we are currently doing RCT's for smoking ...
Military neck??5/13/2007
  Q: My 19 year old daughter gets headaches almost EVERY day. She went to her GP, of course he just gave ...
  A: Find another Chiropractor, he sounds like an idiot. There is no such thing as "angel wings". There ...
hip treatments5/13/2007
  Q: now 40 year old male. i do have alot of back problems. i do know about lower crossed syndrome which ...
  A: I was unaware of the concaminate HNP at L5, this is easily treated with Flexion/Distraction or ...
Hip and lower back problems5/12/2007
  Q: I recently began seeing my current chiropractor about seven weeks ago. I had a full workup ...
  A: It sounds like if you didn't have bad luck, you wouldn't have any luck at all! The procedure is ...
injury5/10/2007
  Q: I posed a question the other day that I have been suffering with a sore neck and shoulder on my left ...
  A: This sounds like a common and classic problem with the rib articulation where it connects to the ...
Back Pain5/9/2007
  Q: I have lower (cramping)back pain which goes around and causes cramping in the front. The doctor and ...
  A: Your doctor should have explained this to you. When you hit your funny bone it refers pain into the ...
hip lower back5/9/2007
  Q: my doc told me my hips were locked this was last year.went to him got treatment for about six months ...
  A: Sounds like you have a few different things going on, all of which are probably not related. I would ...
neck injury5/7/2007
  Q: I dont think this is too serious but can you tell me what the problem is.I have been lifting weights ...
  A: I think what you are planning to do is the right thing. Getting it checked out by a physician like a ...
my back5/6/2007
  Q: I came here hoping you can give me some advice. I am 53 year old lady and i suffer from panic ...
  A: I am a little taken back that someone other than a physician is diagnosing your problem and treating ...
Hip5/3/2007
  Q: I am 21 years old and pretty healthy, but my right hip has been always been a problem for me. Some ...
  A: I suspect you may have some post-traumatic osteoarthritis setting up in your hip. The first thing I ...
lower back4/23/2007
  Q: I have had chronic lower back problems for several years. recently, I have loss some flexibility in ...
  A: From your description it sounds like a Psoas muscle contraction and is easily treated with ...

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Anything Chiropractic related, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Hematology, Physical Therapy, Orthopedics Herniated or Slipped disc problems, Sciatica, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Spinal Injuries, Arthritis, Nutritional Advice, Diet and exercise, Supplement Knowledge, Orthotics, Laser Therapy, Pinched Nerves, Imaging Interpretation,(X-ray, MRI, Ultrasound, CT ect), any and all Neuromusculoskeletal Disorders. Expert Witness for 19 yrs, dealing with Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Workman's Compensation, Medicare and HIPPA issues. Active in clinical practice for 16+ yrs, I am a second generation Chiropractor, my father practiced for over 50 yrs in private practice and as a Diplomat in Radiology (DACBR) Currently on staff at Olympia Fields Osteopathic Hospital, active in private practice with several disciplines including Pediatrics, Orthopedic Surgery, Family Practice, IME's and Internal Medicine M.D.'s.

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I own or am actively involved with 24 multidisciplinary clinics in the Chicago area employing M.D.'s, Orthopedic Surgeons, Pediatrics and Family Practice. My home practice is a continuation of my fathers which has existed for more than 55 yrs.

Organizations
AASP, ACA, ICS, AASP, AOPA, CPA, BBB, FCER, PADI

Education/Credentials
B.S./D.C. National College of Chiropractic 1991 Board Certified AMA impairment ratings. Presidential Cabinet Member NUHS. Phi Theta Kappa National honorary fraternity

Awards and Honors
Phi Theta Kappa/Who's Who in America Chiropractor of the year award 2001

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Many Chicago Bulls players

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