5 Things to Consider Before Seeing a Chiropractor

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When new patients come into our office, we often hear concerns that they have that may be rooted in misconceptions about or bad experiences with chiropractic care. To address some of these questions, Doctor Becerra has put together five points to consider when walking into a chiropractor’s office. Consider the following: 1. […]

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Deductibles & Copays

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Deductibles & Copays Happy New Year! It’s that time of year when you might have a medical insurance deductible to meet. As many of you have noticed this last year has been quite interesting as far as our healthcare system goes. Many of you have already experienced lots of changes especially from […]

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Happy Valentines!

Love is in the Air! Love is certainly in the air and we want you to know how much we love YOU!   Let us at Pure Chiropractic help you attain the goal of good health!  For the whole month of February we have put together a Valentine’s Day Special that will help […]

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Arm Pain

Arm pain can result from an injury to the head or neck, or it can be caused by the strain of repetitive tasks at work. Learn how chiropractic treatment can help relieve arm pain.  What causes shoulder and arm pain? The cause of many instances of shoulder or arm pain is obvious. […]

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What NOT to Wear

What to Wear During a Chiropractic Visit Though there is no required dress code for visiting a chiropractor, it’s always better to wear comfortable clothes, so as to avoid unnecessary discomfort for you and your chiropractor during your physical tests and examination.  Ideally, loose or stretchy clothing is best.  We do ask […]

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History of Chiropractic

History of Chiropractic Care The roots and history of chiropractic care can be traced all the way back to the beginning of recorded time. Writings from China and Greece written in 2700 B.C. and 1500 B.C. mention spinal manipulation and the maneuvering of the lower extremities to ease low back pain. Hippocrates, […]

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Doctor of Chiropractic

What is a Doctor of Chiropractic? The proper title for a doctor of chiropractic is “doctor” as they are considered physicians under Medicare and in the overwhelming majority of states. The professional credentials abbreviation ” D.C.” means doctor of chiropractic. ACA also advocates in its Policies on Public Health that DCs may […]

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Doctors of Chiropractic

A doctor of chiropractic must complete four to five years at an accredited chiropractic college. The complete curriculum includes a minimum of 4,200 hours of classroom, laboratory and clinical experience. Approximately 555 hours are devoted to learning about adjusting techniques and spinal analysis in colleges of chiropractic. In medical schools, training to […]

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Your Pregnancy

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With your pregnancy come hormonal changes, a shift in body weight and a laxity of connective tissues.  New stresses are experienced by the lower back and pelvis.  Many women report that their pregnancies were easier and their delivery times shorter when they received chiropractic care.  Even today’s birthing procedures can put tremendous […]

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