My Back Doesn’t Hurt and I Am Healthy as an Ox; Why See a Chiropractor?

Hello, all! I hope you had a relaxing and enjoyable Easter weekend and are currently nursing your tummies that hurt from too much chocolate consumption! Today’s (short) blog post will discuss why it is important to visit a chiropractor despite having no symptoms of pain and no obvious dysfunction. Most would agree it is important to visit a dentist every …

Don’t Touch My Neck- Neck Adjustments Cause Strokes!

Today I would like to write about a topic that many, many people, patients or not, have wondered: Do chiropractic neck adjustments cause stroke? To support my explanation, I will be providing some peer-reviewed research and some common sense food-for-thought. Hopefully by the end of this blog post, any questions you might have had will have been answered. In theory, …

I Crack My Own Back. Isn’t That Good Enough?

This week I figured I should answer a question that many, many people have asked me before. That is, what is the difference between seeing a chiropractor, and self-adjusting one’s back? First off, I hate hearing the word “crack” being used in reference to an adjustment. It is misleading and, frankly, scary! I would never want anyone to crack the …

Help Me Choose My Kids’ Running Shoes! ~by Dr. Julia Viscomi

Hi, everyone! Well, that’s it! Summer’s over and school is starting again. I can hear all the parents cheering and the kids groaning. With back-to-school here, a lot of parents are dragging their kids to shoe stores trying to find them the perfect runners. Here are 4 quick tests you can do in-store to help determine whether or not the …

My MRI Says I Have a Herniated Disc!

  Good morning, everyone! With technology advancing at a faster and faster rate, I think it’s appropriate that today I discuss imaging and its role in the diagnosis and management of various musculoskeletal conditions. Often times, a new patient will walk through my door and, upon introducing myself and asking the patient the nature of his visit, he will thrust …

Dr. Julia Viscomi Away

Dr. Julia Viscomi would like her patients to know that she will be away from June 27th until July 11th. She will be back in the office on July 12th. Please feel free to book with any of our other excellent chiropractors in her absence.  Dr. Viscomi will be on her honeymoon in Europe. Bon Voyage Dr. Viscomi!!

Dr. Julia Viscomi

Dr. Viscomi will be in Toronto from June 10th-June 12th. She will be an examiner with the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board for the National Board Exams.