CERTIFIED CHIROPRACTIC SPORTS PHYSICIAN® (CCSP®) Quad Cities, IA/IL: QC Core Chiropractic Wellness Center – Dr. Eduardo Marquez has obtained the postgraduate designation of Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician® (CCSP®) by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ (ACBSP™). The CCSP® certification requires the doctor to attend a minimum of 100 hours of a […]
Dr. Picchiotti performs ART (active release technique) on the runners before and after the Fit with Lupus event this weekend. Great job team!
By Mark McLaughlin This issue’s cover Quad-Citian, Robert S. Picchiotti, DC, chiropractor and founder of QC Core Chiropractic Wellness Center, just turned 50, but one would never guess by looking at him. He maintains a fit, youthful appearance by following an active health regimen. Robert believes a healthy life is supported by the Three Pillars […]
ART is a patented, state of the art soft tissue system/movement based massage technique that treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves. Headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shin splints, shoulder pain, sciatica, plantar fasciitis, knee problems, and tennis elbow are just a few of the many conditions that can be resolved quickly […]
Although chiropractic shares much with other health professions, its emphasis and application of philosophy distinguishes it from modern medicine. Chiropractic philosophy gravitates toward a holistic (“total person”) approach to healing. Chiropractic pursues the source of your problem, not just the treatment of your symptoms. The chiropractic perspective on health and disease emphasizes two fundamental concepts: […]
When I chose to become a chiropractor I had two goals in mind. To utilize my education and talents to be the best chiropractor I could and to take care of my patients with the same compassion and honesty I’d use with my own family. I believe that health is a gift not an entitlement. […]
I knew I always wanted to be in the health profession. During my last year at Augustana College I was involved in a car accident that left me unable to turn my head, and in extreme pain. I went to multiple medical doctors and had physical therapy, but after many months nothing helped except for […]
Canadian-born teacher and healer, Dr. Daniel David Palmer, performed the first recorded chiropractic adjustment on September 18, 1895. At the time, Dr. Palmer was studying the cause and effect of disease with his patient, Harvey Lillard, a janitor working in the same building as Dr. Palmer in Davenport, Iowa. Mr. Lillard had complained of hearing […]