Helmed by Dr. Mark Glynn, technicians at SportCo Rehabilitation help to assuage chronic pain with chiropractic exercises and nutritional counseling. Therapists craft each holistic treatment to treat the underlying causes of pain, such as headaches, lower back pain, and sleeping beneath a stampede of horses.
The doctors of chiropractic at Chiro One Wellness Centers put patients at the core of their efforts. Though the centers are spread the country, with locations in Illinois, Kentucky and Texas, the company's mission remains to help patients and their surrounding communities reach their maximum potential through a combination of customized chiropractic treatment plans and education. This approach doesn't just assuage painful symptoms—it's also designed to uncover the root causes of ailments such as whiplash, insomnia, headaches, carpal-tunnel syndrome, and more.
In their efforts to improve communication in the central nervous system by addressing nerve interference, chiropractors provide spinal adjustments and supplemental treatments such as cervical traction, therapeutic exercise and balance-strengthening wobble boards. Their practice extends far beyond the wellness centers, however: community-outreach efforts take them to health fairs, offsite spinal screenings, and complimentary workshops on a range of wellness topics. They also devote themselves to nonprofit work with several organizations, including The Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Greater Chicago Food Depository. At the Chiros Care Free Wellness Center, they examine and treat Chicago's homeless and HIV-positive population, fueled by their belief that everyone should have access to expert preventive care.
As a nursing-home administrator, Dr. Frazer witnessed the deleterious effects that follow a lifetime of poor health habit and resolved to make a difference in others' lives without falling back on what he saw as an overreliance on medication. Today, he serves as the doctor in a chiropractic clinic whose philosophy emphasizes preventive care and the positive presence of health, rather than the mere absence of disease. His chiropractic adjustments, which generally entail a quick thrust to a vertebra, can comfort the spine, nerves, soft tissues, and muscles. In keeping with the clinic’s holistic approach, Dr. Frazer’s treatments are complemented by massage services, nutritional advice, and exercises that keep your nostrils from getting all flabby.
Dr. Accardo of Balanced Body Chiropractic honed her skills at Northwestern College of Chiropractic before she began practicing professionally in 1997. She incorporates techniques such as rehabilitative exercise, acupuncture, and gentle adjustments into treatment plans that are tailor-made for each client. At times, she even coordinates with patients' medical doctors to ensure comprehensive treatment of issues that range from headaches to ADHD.
For more than a quarter-century, Doctor of Chiropractic David Leger has helped patients from throughout Illinois to lessen discomfort and achieve their wellness goals. Using a "whole-person approach," Dr. Leger employs hands-on techniques, physiotherapy, and wellness supplements to help his patients bounce back from illness and discomfort, and achieve new levels of health or, in some cases, uberhealth. One such hands-on technique is body restoration, which uses elements of acupressure to help restore communication throughout the body's systems.
Doctor of Chiropractic Chris Tomshack opened the first HealthSource office in 2006 and has watched his business take flight, growing to more than 250 offices nationwide. The expansion is due in part to progressive-treatment protocols and business systems and in part to the experience Dr. Tomshack gained while in the US Air Force and the MBA program at the University of Toledo, and at Palmer College of Chiropractic, where he graduated summa cum laude. At each of his offices, a team of chiropractors, licensed massage therapists, and trainers helps to alleviate ailments such as disk degeneration and fibromyalgia. The team can also tailor treatments to alleviate pain from carpal tunnel syndrome, migraines, or arthritis, and its progressive-rehab program works with body areas that are known to cause trouble, such as weak lower backs and rebellious pinky toes.