Blog Archive

Planning and goal setting for 2020 from your Portland Chiropractor Dec 30th, 2019

If we want different results in the future than what we have gotten in the past the only way for that to happen predictably is for us to change our actions. Most of us want better results in the future but rarely are we willing to make the changes in...

Different Kinds of Therapeutic Massage in Portland OR May 2nd, 2018

At Laurelhurst Chiropractic, the specialists utilize the healing power of massage to improve various conditions including those that cause back pain, neck pain and muscle pain. The techniques he uses promote an overall better sense of well-being. His entire practice centers around improving health through natural means including the following massage therapy techniques: 1....

Common Football Injuries in Portland Oct 11th, 2017

At our chiropractic clinic in Portland, we are loving this time of year! The gorgeous weather, the symbolic changes, and yes:Football!Of course, as much as we love the sport, our staff has seen plenty of athletes suffer from common injuries on the field. To this end, Drs. McCary and McCary...

Myths and Misconceptions about the Webster Technique in Portland Sep 21st, 2017

Prenatal chiropractic care in Portland can be very beneficial for moms-to-be, preventing pain and discomfort in the months or weeks leading up to the birth. For future mothers, a pregnancy chiropractor often recommends the Webster Technique in Portland.What is the Webster Technique?The Webster Technique involves triggering pelvic muscles, causing these...

How Traction Therapy Works in Portland, OR Jul 21st, 2017

There are many people who have a vague sense of what traction therapy in Portland is. If you went through a jerky car ride or helped someone move, and have developed stiffness and pain in your back or neck, you may believe you could benefit from a really good stretch. You...

How Massages, Chiropractic Care, and Acupuncture Can Work Together to Heal May 17th, 2017

Depending on the source of the pain, our chiropractors in Portland may recommend treatments like chiropractic adjustments, massage therapy, or acupuncture. In some cases though, all three treatments may be used.We’ll explain first what these three treatments are as well as the benefits of combining them.Chiropractic CareChiropractic adjustments and manipulations are forms...

How Massage can Help Relieve Pain After a Car Crash in Portland Mar 16th, 2017

If you have suffered in a car crash, you need to get auto accident injury treatment in Portland, OR immediately. Here at Laurelhurst Chiropractic, we have the medical abilities to combine massage therapy with chiropractic care for a holistic approach. This can aid in your healing and pain relief. Check...

What are the Benefits of Massage therapy & Chiropractic Care with a Chiropractor in Portland? Feb 14th, 2017

As Chiropractic care is mainly focused on the idea of “whole-person” wellness, we often use other types of treatments in conjunction with our chiropractic adjustments. Massage therapy in Portland or anywhere else complements chiropractic care in that it offers a great deal of muscle relaxation and pain relief, making adjustments...

Get Neck Pain Treatment from Your Preferred Chiropractor in Portland OR Feb 10th, 2017

Have you been experiencing neck pain lately? If so, you’re not alone. Many people who find themselves with a sore neck and unable to move without wincing will seek out a chiropractor in Portland OR to help them alleviate the discomfort. When it comes to neck pain treatment in Portland, the...

How Our Portland Chiropractor Treats Lower Back Pain Dec 1st, 2016

When you notice lower back pain or problems moving comfortably, you want to consider your treatment options. A Portland chiropractor in our clinic offers solutions to help with the pain, but only after determining your specific needs and situation. At Laurelhurst Chiropractic, we give you the tools to heal and...

Your Portland Chiropractor Relieves Chronic Pain During the Winter Nov 7th, 2016

At Laurelhurst Chiropractic, we pride ourselves in being your go-to Portland chiropractor for all your spinal health and wellness needs. One of the more common reasons patients come into our office is to seek pain relief treatment, particularly during the winter months when chronic pain often becomes problematic.Do You Suffer...

Portland Chiropractor Answers: Can I Get Carpal Tunnel from Video Games? Sep 13th, 2016

As a matter of fact, yes, you can—and relief can come from chiropractic carpal tunnel treatment in Portland. Video games and computer games have become a worldwide pastime in recent years, and carpal tunnel syndrome has grown accordingly. Video games can have a positive side, such as improving hand-eye coordination,...

How Acupuncture Will Help You Sleep Better? Aug 4th, 2016

If you suffer from insomnia, you may be ready to try anything to get a good night's sleep. Have you tried acupuncture? Learn how acupuncture treatments from our Portland chiropractor can relieve symptoms of insomnia. How an Oregon Chiropractor Can Treat Insomnia We know that everybody has a different natural sleep pattern....

Smart Phones Cause Bad Posture and Neck Pain Jul 22nd, 2016

Consider, for a moment, the way you hold your body when you are reading your smartphone. To read a mobile device, you will bend your arms by your side, hunch your neck and back over and lean your head forward to read the screen. If you have been caught by...

Providing Natural Injury Treatment in Portland, OR Apr 19th, 2016

Chiropractic care provides holistic, natural injury treatment for people suffering from everyday injuries. Whether you've been involved in a car accident, had a sports injury, or have suffered an accident in your home, you can count on chiropractic care for natural, safe treatment. At Laurelhurst Chiropractic in Portland, OR, we...

Back Pain Relief in Portland Feb 22nd, 2016

Lower back pain can be very uncomfortable and painful, making it difficult to maneuver throughout the day. Taking the time to get the pain checked out can provide insight and direction on the root of the problem, treatment suggestions, and a solution for getting things back to normal. A chiropractor...

5 Types of Chiropractic Accident Injury Treatment in Portland Jan 1st, 2016

If you were injured in an accident, you might be dealing with an incredible amount of pain that does not appear to have an end in sight. You can speed up healing and reduce your pain levels by receiving chiropractic care throughout the recovery process. A chiropractor can perform up...

Your Chiropractor: Providing Rescue from a World Flooded with Stress Dec 3rd, 2015

Sometimes it feels like we spend our days wading through stress, and that's before we even reach our workplace door. By the time we do, we have already ushered the stressed-out kids to school, kissed our stressed-out spouse good-bye, then made our way through streets and roads that resound with...

Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy from your Portland Chiropractors Sep 22nd, 2015

Chiropractors are trained to evaluate and treat certain bodily disorders through the use of all-natural and drug-free treatments including manual adjustments, therapeutic exercise, massage, and acupuncture. However, chiropractic care addresses more than just problems of the musculoskeletal system. Our Portland chiropractors promote full body healing by restoring optimal function of the neurological, physiological,...

Chiropractic Care for Pregnant Women in Portland Sep 1st, 2015

Being pregnant and having a baby are two of the most exciting events in your life. Laurelhurst Chiropractic understands that with this major life change, comes adjustments that your body must make in order to accommodate the growing baby. We serve pregnant women in Gresham, Vancouver, Beaverton and Portland and...