Chiropractic Care

If you haven’t been to a chiropractor you’re missing out on taking care of one of the most important organs in the body- the spine.  While most people who see a chiropractor have a spinal condition or sports injury, many people seek out a chiropractor to improve their overall health and wellness. 

The most common spinal conditions that show the greatest amount of improvement with chiropractic care include:

  • Disc bulges and herniations
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Arthritis of the spine
  • Disc arthritis
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Pinched nerves
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Back/neck pain for no apparent reason (mechanical). 

Chiropractic is farther reaching than just pain relief and function.  Spinal alignment correction with the chiropractic adjustment has a direct and profound influence on how the nervous system works thereby improving how the brain communicates with the rest of the body.  By removing the “kink in the hose” (spinal pressure on the nerves) the water will flow.  This is the simplified explanation as to why chiropractic assists in the healing process of many illnesses.  It can be easy as drinking water, eating the right foods, or exercising.  All you have to do is pick up the phone and call our office to start feeling better and experiencing better health and wellness.

Specializing in sports injuries, our office effectively diagnoses and treats:

  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • TMJ
  • Bursitis
  • Hip Strain
  • Meniscus Sprain of the Knee
  • Sprained Ankles and more

With over 20 years of experience, there isn’t much we haven’t seen.  We utilize advanced manual and taping techniques, physiotherapeutic, and exercise prescriptions to get you back in the game.  If your diagnosis is something that requires physical therapy or medical attention (medicine or surgery) we have a network of medical practitioners we can co-manage with.  Don’t wait until your injury is unbearable. 

Call us today to take your first steps towards feeling yourself again. 

Michael C Stewart, DC, CCSP, CKTP, ICCSP

Dr. Stewart graduated from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1995 with a doctorate in chiropractic after completing his undergraduate work in biology from Monmouth University and the California State University in Northridge, California. While in school he was part of two national honor societies, on the national dean’s list, and served as the student body president. Dr. Stewart began practicing in January 1996 after passing his national and state exams.

From 1996 through 2006 Dr. Stewart’s main body of work was performing chiropractic treatment on families including children as young as infants, and patients as old as 96. His treatments were, and still are, for the purpose of restoring and maintaining patient’s general health, improving overall body function, and relieving pain.

Then, in 2006, he received extra schooling and attained special certification in the diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries. From 2006 through 2014 he honed his skills as a sports physician by working the sidelines of various events such as football, mixed martial arts, Tae Kwondo, gymnastics, fencing, and triathlons. In March 2014 Dr. Stewart had the opportunity to volunteer at the US Olympic Training Center for two weeks in Chula Vista, CA where treatment was provided to past and future US Olympic and Paralympic athletes for various sports injuries. As a result, he was offered to be the Team Chiropractor for the US Paralympic Cycling Team at the 2014 Paracycling World Championships that August in Greenville, SC. Since then he has traveled through Europe with the team acting as the Team Chiropractor at World Championships and World Cups.

Internationally Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician

Dr. Stewart holds special certifications with two organizations (ACBSP & FICS) in the diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries, allowing him the opportunity to work with high school, college, or professional sports teams as a team chiropractor. He continues to attend professional seminars on a regular basis to fine-tune his chiropractic and sports injury treatment skills and knowledge.

Dr. Stewart is a member of the Association of New Jersey Chiropractors and New Jersey Chiropractic Council on Sports Injuries & Rehabilitation. Locally, he is the former President of the NJ Chiropractic Council on Sports Injuries & Rehabilitation, the former VP of the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce, and the former President of the Glen Rock/Ridgewood LeTip International networking group. He looks forward to each and every day he can help his community be more educated about their health.

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