May 2013
May 2013

Director's Desk
From the Directors DeskFrom the Director's DeskJoseph P. Busch, B.A., D.C.The chain of structural effects as one subluxated vertebra interacts with another, thereby influencing head position, shoulder tilt, hip sway, amongst other things may be regarded as the most easily appreciated visual proof of the effect of an individual, and...Read More >>

Structural Correction: Tim Maggs, DC Discusses the Most Ignored Demographic, The Student AthleteStructural Correction: Tim Maggs, DC Discusses the Most Ignored Demographic,...TAC StaffDr. Tim Maggs is the current Director of Sports Biomechanics at Christian Brothers Academy in Albany, New York.  He will provide his Structural Management® Program to their highly successful athletic department. This is the first time a chiropractor has had...Read More >>
Leading Care through Innovation and PassionLeading Care through Innovation and PassionTAC StaffDr. Kevin Jardine graduated from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2002 and has been in practice for just over a decade. Dr. Jardine comes from a background in exercise science from the University of New Brunswick.    Dr. Jardine is the...Read More >>
Special Feature
Extremity Adjusting: A Vital Part of ChiropracticExtremity Adjusting: A Vital Part of ChiropracticKevin M.Wong, DCThere is no question that the root of chiropractic lies in the use of the hands on the axial spine and pelvis. It has been something originally developed by D.D. Palmer and passed down the ages from our forefathers to...Read More >>


Personal Injury
Build a Huge Personal Injury Practice Purely on Clinical  ExcellenceBuild a Huge Personal Injury Practice Purely on Clinical...Mark Studin, D.C., F.A.S.B.E.(C), D.A.A.P.M., D.A.A.P.L.M.The biggest secret of personal injury is that there are no real secrets, only formulas for success and conversely, formulas for failure. Marketing and advertising in the form of breakfasts, lunches and dinners, theater and ballgame tickets, holiday gifts, newsletters,...Read More >>
Difficulty Receiving Referrals from Attorneys? Technologize and MesmerizeDifficulty Receiving Referrals from Attorneys? Technologize and MesmerizeDavid Marcarian, MA and Nancy Miggins, DCAs many chiropractors recognize, personal injury (PI) practice can be very lucrative; however, it has one serious challenge; namely, developing mutually beneficial referral relationships with PI Attorneys. Having worked in the world of PI for over 20 years, it occurred...Read More >>
Rehab: Results Speak for ThemselvesRehab: Results Speak for ThemselvesJon Pettibon, DCWhat happens with your patients if you are no longer physically able to adjust them using manual manipulation on a short-term or long-term basis? After experiencing some major medical issues I found myself in just that position, asking the same...Read More >>
MIX, FIX, SET™ Protocols for Posture RehabMIX, FIX, SET™ Protocols for Posture RehabDennis Woggon, BSc, DC“Don’t slump, stand up straight!” How’s that working for you? Probably not very well, as I think back to how effective that was when I was a child. We talk about changing posture, but how can we permanently change...Read More >>


Yellow Pages
Blue Cross Must Pay $4M for Dropping Patient-Advocate DocBlue Cross Must Pay $4M for Dropping Patient-Advocate DocTAC Staff: Yellow Pages A doctor who claimed health insurer  retaliated against him for being a strong patient advocate, has won a $3.8 million verdict against the insurer.   Jeffrey Nordella, a family-practice and urgent care doctor, used to be a preferred provider on the...Read More >>
Chiropractor Sued for Damaging Breast ImplantChiropractor Sued for Damaging Breast ImplantTAC Staff: Yellow Pages SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA  A judge in Sydney, Australia, awarded a woman $51,137 in damages after her chiropractor dislodged one of her breast implants while he adjusted her back in 2008.   Amanda Jurkovic, 33, claimed the damaged implant destroyed her sex life...Read More >>
Feds, SD Chiropractor Association Reach SettlementFeds, SD Chiropractor Association Reach SettlementTAC Staff: Yellow Pages SIOUX FALLS, SD The U.S. Department of Justice says it has reached a settlement with a chiropractor association in South Dakota over fixed prices. The department's Antitrust Division filed a civil lawsuit against Chiropractic Associates Ltd. of South Dakota. The...Read More >>
Other Articles
Does Experience Really Matter?Does Experience Really Matter?Mark R. Payne, DCMost of us who have been in practice for a while would probably prefer to think that our accumulated experience must be of some benefit to our patients. Personally, I prefer a bit of experience in some professions... airline pilots...Read More >>
What Is Functional Medicine?What Is Functional Medicine?Ronald Grisanti, DC, D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., MSFunctional Medicine is patient-centered medical healing at its best. Instead of looking at and treating health problems as isolated diseases, it treats individuals who may have bodily symptoms, imbalances, and dysfunctions.    As the following graphic of an iceberg shows, a...Read More >>
Integrative Healthcare
The Benefits of a Multi-specialty PracticeThe Benefits of a Multi-specialty PracticeEmily Fennell, PT, DPT“Choose a job that you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” From the time that I was a small child, my parents instilled that concept into our family life day in and day out. Hard...Read More >>


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