What is the difference between a chiropractic and medical neurologist?

Chiropractic neurologists are trained in the diagnosis and management of neurological conditions with an emphasis on neurological rehabilitation.  As chiropractors, we prefer to use natural and conservative methods to support the body’s ability to heal, and treatment strategies that can restore and optimize function in health and disease.  If patients require specific medications or surgical interventions, we refer them to …

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Hand Injuries: When is it time to see a Doctor?

I see a lot of rock climbers with hand injuries in my practice.  This isn’t very surprising since these are the most common injuries in the sport.  What does concern me is that many climbers have old hand injuries that have been neglected or unrecognized.  The most obvious signs are finger deformity, a history of persistent swelling, and limited range …

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Back in the Bay Full-Time!

Back in the Bay Full-Time! I have spent the last year commuting from San Francisco to Santa Monica, splitting my time between the Azzolino Chiropractic Neurology Group in SF and the Santa Monica Wellness Group in LA. I undertook the crazy commute for the opportunity to experience working in a large multi-disciplinary practice as the group’s lead chiropractic neurologist. I’ve …

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