After an Accident: How to Get Your Life Back

Dr. Thomas Anderson Blog

Bottom Line: Getting into a car accident can be one of the scariest experiences of your life. In an instant, your life changes, and it can be difficult both physically and emotionally to get back to normal. Fortunately, the injuries sustained in most accidents can be treated conservatively, and many don’t require surgery. Why it Matters: Chiropractors are often the …

Why Isn’t My Shoulder Moving!?

Dr. Thomas Anderson Blog

Bottom Line: Pain in and around the shoulder is very common after a car accident or work injury. The shoulder is considered an unstable joint which means that it has a tremendous range of motion but not much stability. The combination of fantastic mobility and limited stability make it extremely susceptible to injuries as a result of impact. Why it …

Whiplash: A Little Goes a Long Way

Dr. Thomas Anderson Blog

Bottom Line: The term whiplash is the term used to describe the injuries that result from a rapid back and forth motion of the neck. These injuries can occur during a car crash, sports accident, or during a slip and fall. The most common symptoms of a whiplash injury are neck pain, headaches, and radiating pain into the shoulders, arms, …

Ladies Night This Thursday!

Dr. Kristina Fruechtl Blog

Please join us for Ladies Night this week! Thursday, November 14th from 5 pm – 7 pm at Marty Chiropractic in Burnsville. No need to RSVP. Just show up…and BRING YOUR FRIENDS! We’ll have WINE, light appetizers and vendors for early holiday shopping… and FREE chair massage! Hope you will join us with your friends for this festive event! Some …

What Happens to My Body During a Car Accident?

Dr. Thomas Anderson Blog

Bottom Line: Your body wasn’t designed to deal with the forces that occur in a car accident. Even though modern cars have an array of safety features, the damage from an accident can range from small aches to life-changing injuries. The force that both your vehicle and body absorb while driving along the road is known as kinetic energy. Your …