Just because you’re feeling better doesn’t mean you are better
“When patients feel that they are ‘over the hump’ due to substantially decreased pain or no more pain, they discontinue treatment themselves. This puts them at serious risk of re-injury.” —Robert Silverman.
Your back pain may not be about your back
“I care far more about your system than your symptoms. Chiropractors are whole-body doctors treating not just the musculoskeletal system but also things like metabolic syndrome or diabetes—without the use of drugs that traditional doctors use. You may come in because of back pain but we’re looking for the sources of your back pain that go beyond just your back.” —Robert Silverman
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Referrals are our bread and butter
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“Most of my patients come to me as referrals from other patients or practitioners. This makes me extra motivated to give you the best care so that you’ll feel comfortable sending your family and friends to me.” —Pamela Abramson-Levine, DC, family practice non-force chiropractor in Santa Monica, California