Clinical Pearls

Surgical Lumbar Disc Herniation

Surgical Lumbar Disc Herniation Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO – Diplomate, American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists Nonsurgical or Surgical Care? Chiropractic care offers substantial relief to many patients with spinal disc herniations. There are times that patient suffering, activities of daily living, and quality […]

What is a Chiropractic Subluxation?

What is a Chiropractic Subluxation? Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO – Board Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist An Opportunity With overwhelming evidence that supports the inherent safety and efficacy of chiropractic care, doctors of chiropractic have a responsibility to convey to the world our unique means […]

Identifying Surgical Hardware Failure

Identifying Surgical Hardware Failure Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO – Diplomate, American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists Due Diligence Patients seek chiropractic care, having previously undergone surgical interventions with and without implanted spinal hardware. This cohort of patients can receive substantial relief through chiropractic care […]

Intrathecal Radiculitis Visualized on MRI

Intrathecal Radiculitis Visualized on MRI Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO Conspicuity In their text, “Imaging Painful Spine Disorders,” Mayo Clinic neuroradiologists, Czervionke and Fenton present the MRI findings of a 30-year-old female with imaging evidence of intrathecal radiculitis. [1] The authors indicate that the […]

Imaging Traumatic Brain Injury

Imaging Traumatic Brain Injury Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO The Problem Sport-related concussion (SRC) is a form of traumatic brain injury (TBI) with approximately 1.6 to 3.8 million annual incidents. SRC may develop long-term sequelae with post-traumatic headache, psychological distress, cognitive impairment, and learning […]

The PostGradDC Logo

The PostGradDC Logo Written by: James Demetrious, DC, DABCO The PostGradDC Concept The development of our PostGradDC website has been a wonderful family experience. We wanted to develop a logo that reflected our ability to improve the conspicuity of clinical findings through advanced differential and […]