The Myths of Lower Back Pain Part I

The Myths of Lower Back Pain Part I

There are many common lower back pain myths, including what causes back pain, how to prevent it and how to get over it quickly. We would like to try and put some of these to rest with this two part blog series!   Lower Back Pain Myth 1 – Rest is helpful...

Why Does My Neck Hurt?

Why Does My Neck Hurt? There are many causes of neck pain, but it is commonly caused by mechanical changes or dysfunctions in the neck, mostly in the muscles, joints and ligaments. Neck pain is extremely common, it is the fourth leading cause of disability, with a...
Does Medicare Cover Chiropractic Services?

Does Medicare Cover Chiropractic Services?

Bulk billed medical centres and clinics are common in Perth, but does Medicare cover chiropractic services?  Does Medicare Cover Chiropractic Services? “Does Medicare cover Chiropractic services?” This is a common question that we get from patients new to chiropractic...
Chiropractors Are They Doctors?

Chiropractors Are They Doctors?

“Chiropractors, are they Doctors?” A common question that we get in the clinic, especially from patients new to chiropractic is “Chiropractors, are they doctors?” As chiropractors we may refer to ourselves as doctors or use the title...
What does a Chiropractor treat?

What does a Chiropractor treat?

“What Does a Chiropractor Treat?” This is a question that we get all the time from new patients at the clinic! Chiropractor’s are registered primary health practitioners trained in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. At Fortitude all...