Chiropractor, DC, ART
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San Mateo, California 94401
"Providing preventative and corrective health care through gentle Chiropractic care and Active Release Technique (ART) Therapy. By utilizing the latest in Chiropractic instrument adjusting allowing for maximum benefit and patient ease. Supporting the Chiropractic adjustment with soft tissue therapy (ART), exercise and nutritional recommendations maximizes patient's recovery and performance. Conditions most commonly helped include: Headaches, Migraines, Neck and Back pain, Low Back pain and Sciatica, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Plantar Fascitis, TMJ pain and dysfunction, Pain/Numbness in the arms or legs, Knee and Hip pain, and many more."
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(650) 466-7711
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San Mateo, California 94401
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"Providing preventative and corrective health care through gentle Chiropractic care and Active Release Technique (ART) Therapy. By utilizing the latest in Chiropractic instrument adjusting allowing for maximum benefit and patient ease. Supporting the Chiropractic adjustment with soft tissue therapy (ART), exercise and nutritional recommendations maximizes patient's recovery and performance. Conditions most commonly helped include: Headaches, Migraines, Neck and Back pain, Low Back pain and Sciatica, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Plantar Fascitis, TMJ pain and dysfunction, Pain/Numbness in the arms or legs, Knee and Hip pain, and many more."
Richard R. Latimer D.C., Chiropractor
Chiropractor, DC
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San Mateo, California 94401
"I begin by taking a thorough history and conducting an orthopedic, neurological and spinal examination. Treatment is usually given after the initial consultation and examination. I'm a specialist in whiplash injuries, as well as work and sport related injuries. My treatment approach is to use low force adjustments where possible. I am advanced proficiency rated in Activator Methods low force instrument adjusting. I also use physical therapy modalities such as ultra sound, myofascial trigger point work, stretching exercises, and cold laser therapy, when needed.I also instruct patients in home exercise and proper postural ,sleep and work ergonomics."
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(650) 383-7966
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San Mateo, California 94401
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"I begin by taking a thorough history and conducting an orthopedic, neurological and spinal examination. Treatment is usually given after the initial consultation and examination. I'm a specialist in whiplash injuries, as well as work and sport related injuries. My treatment approach is to use low force adjustments where possible. I am advanced proficiency rated in Activator Methods low force instrument adjusting. I also use physical therapy modalities such as ultra sound, myofascial trigger point work, stretching exercises, and cold laser therapy, when needed.I also instruct patients in home exercise and proper postural ,sleep and work ergonomics."

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Chiropractic in San Mateo - is it right for me?
San Mateo Chiropractors specialize in the interactions between our nerves, muscles and skeleton and their effects on our general health. They diagnose problems and use manual therapy, including joint adjustment and manipulation, to prevent and treat them.

Many people who seek San Mateo chiropractic care do so for help with back pain, especially lower back pain, neck pain and headache. Spinal adjustment in San Mateo or chiropractic adjustment is the most common method of treatment--it refers to the manual adjustment by the chiropractor of the three-joint complex at the base of your spine with sufficient force to create a sensation of 'release', increasing the joint's range and reducing pain.

A treatment plan may involve one or more manual adjustments. Many chiropractors in San Mateo also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise or rehabilitation into the treatment plan.
How is a Chiropractor licensed?
The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in San Mateo must complete four academic years at a school accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education, as well as a one-year internship at an outpatient clinic owned and run by a chiropractic college. They are tested and certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and licensed by the state in which they practice. To maintain licensure in most states, practitioners must complete a certain number of continuing education hours annually.

There are several schools of chiropractic adjustment techniques, although most chiropractors mix techniques from several schools. Some Applied Kinesiologists in San Mateo are qualified as Chiropractors.