Introduction to Chiropractic

Hi everyone, and hope you’re all enjoying the summer so far, we are half way through for those of you with school aged children. For those of you who haven’t met me, I’m a chiropractor at Active Back to Health Centre and I’m very passionate about my career. If you’ve visited our clinic before, you’ve likely overheard me at some …

What does science say about effective care for Low Back Pain?

Back and neck pain are very common in the population. Back pain is the most common reason for health care visits. In 2010 in the USA there were over 50 million visits to health professionals for back pain. It is estimated that most people (80%+) will experience an episode of pain at some point in their life. Back and neck …

5 Tips For A Happy Spine In 2017

by Dr. Robert Cumming We’ve all heard the latest buzz phrase “sitting is the new smoking” and simply sitting less seems like great advice but is easier said than done. Using the following tips should help increase your overall physical activity and make your spine much happier. All of the preceding assumes you are in a relatively sedentary, office type …

Graston Technique

~ by Dr. Robert Cumming Good morning, everyone! In my practice I evaluate, diagnose and treat a diverse number of sports injuries that typically involve soft tissue. Soft tissue injuries, like most other injuries, are as numerous and unique as the people that suffer them. Today I would like to talk about Graston technique which is a therapy that combines …

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.