Back Pain Treatment & Prevention

Back pain is one of the most common reasons patients visit the doctor, second only to respiratory infections. This comes as no surprise when the majority of the population is either working a manual labor job or stuck standing or sitting for long hours. Add falls, sports injuries, and auto accidents to the mix and…

degenerative disc disease

Degenerative Disc Disease

Degenerative Disc Disease Degenerative disc disease (DDD) happens with age and occurs when one or more discs between the vertebrae of the spinal column deteriorate. This can cause major pain and limit your daily physical activities. There are four stages of degeneration and as the ailment progresses, the symptoms will get worse. This is why…

Tips to Avoid Back Pain During the Holidays

Avoiding Back Pain During the Holidays Some go traveling during the holidays, while others stay home and celebrate with family and friends. No matter what your plans are, it’s important to take care of your spine to avoid any back pain during the most wonderful time of the year! Our staff here at Utah Accident…

What Qualifications Does a Chiropractor Have?

What Qualifications Does a Chiropractor Have? By Christeena Chiropractic Education Chiropractors undergo a rigorous educational program.  Doctor of Chiropractic (DCs) are required to complete four years of pre-medical undergraduate college coursework, including biology, physics, psychology, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and related lab work.  DCs receive their education in a nationally accredited four-year doctoral graduate school…