Dizziness from the Neck

Dizziness from the Neck

The neck is becoming increasingly more acknowledged as a potential source of dizziness. There is emerging evidence suggesting the upper neck can drive dizziness. This has come to be known as cervicogenic dizziness.   How do you identify it? Cervicogenic dizziness...
Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease

What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s Disease is a neurological degenerative disorder. That is, a condition that affects the brain, which typically worsens gradually over time. Specifically, the brain starts producing less of a critical chemical in body known as...
Cervicogenic Headaches

Cervicogenic Headaches

What is Cervicogenic Headaches?   Cervicogenic headache, also known as a neck headache, refers to pain in the head that is caused by stiffness and pain in the upper neck.   Is my headache from the neck?   There are many types of headaches, such as...
Degenerative Changes

Degenerative Changes

A very common scenario we see in the clinic is someone who has had a recent bout of pain, had an X-ray, and been told by the doctor their problem is caused by “degenerative changes.”   What are these mysterious degenerative changes? It is a general term for...
Tendinopathy

Tendinopathy

Tendon Pain Pain coming from one of our tendons is a common condition seen in the clinic. Common examples include Achilles tendinopathy, Patella tendinopathy, Rotator Cuff tendinopathy, and Tennis Elbow. Tendinitis? Tendinosis? Tendinopathy? Which one is it? Generally...