Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis is a narrowing of the spaces within your spine, which can put pressure on the nerves that travel through the spine. Spinal Stenosis occurs most often in the lower back and neck.

Temporo Mandibular Joint Problems and Chiropractic

TMJ stands for TemporoMandibular Joint, or the jaw joint. You have two TMJ’s, one in front of each ear, connecting the lower jaw bone (the mandible) to the skull. The joints allow movement up and down, side to side, and forward and back. The TMJ is used many hundreds of times a day in moving […]

The truth about slipped disks

Oh my aching back: “slipped” Discs By Dr. Gerry Nastasia, DC, DABCO The term “slipped” disc is a misnomer. Disc do not actually slip they either bulge, tear (herniate) or rupture. We have 23 discs throughout our spines; however, by far the most commonly injured ones are the last two lumbar (lower back) discs. The […]