Tag: chiropractic sports specialization

Sports Symposium Blog – DC and Acupuncture

The recent New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) Sports Symposium was packed with four incredible speakers who utilize the modalities of chiropractic and acupuncture to treat athletes and sports-related injuries.  As noted by Assistant Professor Michael Pingicer, LAc, of NYCC’s Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, many athletes opt for natural approaches as they… Read more »

Chiropractic Sports Specialization, with Dr. Emily Canfield

The chiropractic specialty in sports and human performance is in an exciting period of growth. Take, for example, the fact that the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games was, for the first time in history, a Doctor of Chiropractic. “More and more high-level athletes are demanding chiropractic care and insisting that… Read more »

Alumnus Tim Simansky, DC, DACBSP, CSCS, and Chiropractic for Athletes

Doctor of Chiropractic students are trained in anatomy, physiology, and treating pain associated with exercise injury and overexertion, which leads many to pursue specialized careers working with athletes. Those who do often receive training in biomechanics, strength training and conditioning, and treating athletes with an array of musculoskeletal injuries. Such was the case with Dr…. Read more »