Top Sports Chiropractors From Around the Globe Convene in D.C.

Chris LoRang Clinic News, Out and About

By Dr. Andy Strachan Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of traveling to Washington, D.C. I was invited to attend the International Federation of Sports Chiropractic (FICS) annual meeting and symposium. I spent a week with some of the top sports chiropractors from around the globe. My role with FICS has given me the opportunity to work with a …

Our Health Community – Stephanie Braunwarth of Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic

Chris LoRang Our Health Community

In last week’s blog we highlighted Abby Miller of Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic. This week, we are pleased to feature her associate, Stephanie Braunwarth. Stephanie is a great fit for DMAC and a great asset for the community. Stephanie moved to town just about the same time Capital Chiropractic was opening. And, just like Abby, she welcomed us warmly to town. …

Our Health Community – Abby Miller of Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic

Chris LoRang Our Health Community

When I first arrived in Des Moines to open Capital Chiropractic & Rehabilitation Center, I reached out to to many other healthcare professionals to introduce myself. Sometimes this process of joining a new community can be hard, but when I reached out to Abby Miller of Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic, I was welcomed warmly. Abby was kind, helpful, genuine, and even …

Integrative Care Provides Better Outcomes for Low Back Pain

Chris LoRang The Research, Your Best Life

At Capital Chiropractic, we treat low back pain often. And we want to help people feel their best. That means we take time to explain concepts of pain and discuss the causative factors of their symptoms. We implement an evidence-based approach using education, biomechanical intervention, and specific home exercise. These modalities of manual medicine can offer a solution for acute and chronic …

2014 Year in Review | Highlights and Photos

Chris LoRang Clinic News, In the News, Our Health Community, Photo Galleries

As 2014 draws to a close, we look back at the last 365 days in wonder and happiness at all the incredible people that made this year one of growth, health, and community. Thanks for being a part of it. Milestones Welcomed a new team member, Natalie, as Office Manager. Named Business of the Year by the Downtown Des Moines …

Q&A About Acupuncture

Chris LoRang Your Best Life

Earlier this month, I completed my certification in Chiropractic Acupuncture. As word has spread, I have heard many questions, both in the clinic and out in the community. Here are responses to people’s most common questions about acupuncture. Does it hurt? What does it feel like? Some people report feeling a feel a small pin-prick when the needles are first …

6 Conditions Acupuncture Can Help

Chris LoRang Your Best Life

In the world of manual medicine and rehabilitation, acupuncture (also called dry needling) refers to the practice of placing thin needles into soft tissue to help alleviate many different types of pain and conditions. Acupuncture can be used as a primary treatment or in complement with chiropractic, soft tissue, and other rehabilitative methods. Though you may not be familiar with …