What Causes Sciatic Pain, Disc Herniation, and Disc Bulges?

Bad Back? Sciatica? Disc Problems? Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below. Transcript of Video: What Causes Sciatic Pain, Disc Herniation, and Disc Bulges? I’m Dr. Shawn Phelan. I am here today from Wake Forest Chiropractic in Wake Forest, North Carolina, to talk with you about disc herniation and bulges and sciatica, […]

Shoulder Pain and Injuries

Shoulder Pain and Injuries Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below. The Structure of the Shoulder The shoulder is a complicated joint. It moves in many directions, and it can be very stubborn when it starts to become painful. The first thing a person wonders when they experience shoulder pain is “What’s […]

Barefoot Running, plantar fascitis, achilles tendonitis, foot, knee, ankle problems

A Basic Overview of Barefoot Running and its Benefits Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below. Transcript of Video: Barefoot Running This video showcases a barefoot running clinic conducted by Dr. Phelan at Wake Forest Chiropractic. Strengthening and reconditioning the feet are part of our protocol for treating plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis […]

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis: Causes and Treatments Learn more: Watch the video or read the transcript below Transcript of Video: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is the inflammation of the connective tissue on the bottom of the feet. Methods of treatment include rest and ice, taping of the foot, orthotics, massage therapy and cortisone injections. We need to […]

Knee Pain and Injury

Getting the Right Diagnosis for your Knee Pain Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below. Transcript of Video: Knee Pain and Injury Hi, I am Dr. Shawn Phelan and I’m here to talk with you about knee injuries or knee complaints. In our office we often have people coming in thinking they […]

What Makes Fish Oil and Omega-3 so Special?

Are Fish Oil Supplements Right for you? Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below. Transcript of Video: What Makes Fish Oil and Omega-3 so Special? There are a lot of questions about nutritional supplements such as; which ones to take, when are they appropriate and what is the correct dosage.  Today, we […]

Temporomandibular Joint Disorders – TMJ

The Importance of Obtaining the Correct Diagnosis for Jaw Pain Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below Transcript of Video: Let’s look at TMJ or TMJ dysfunction (TMJD or TMD). Temporomandibular joint disorder is a condition that can cause popping, clicking, or pain in the jaw. Other symptoms associated with TMJD are […]

Migraine Headache or Cervicogenic Pain?

How do you know if it’s really a migraine? Learn more: watch the video or read the transcript below Transcript of Video: Migraine Headache or Cervicogenic Pain? Hello, I’m Dr. Shawn Phelan. I’m here to speak to you about head pain, primarily migraines, and another condition called cervicogenic headaches. In the general population, there is […]