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Choose the Right Shoes

Look around any crowded city street, and you'll see plenty of footwear— from stiletto heels to platform shoes— that is more than a little unkind to our feet. It's no wonder that foot pain is such a common complaint. But it's not just our feet that are hurting. Improper footwear places strain on the knees, hips and back. According to Karen Achtermann, DC, your feet serve three purposes: support, locomotion and shock absorption. So, support your body by following these guidelines for proper footwear.

Leave the High-Heels Behind

Women, listen up: The higher the heel on your shoe, the greater the amount of stress placed on your forefoot. High-heeled shoes can contribute to the collapse of one or more of the foot's three arches. These shoes also place undue stress on the ankle, which can lead to ankle instability and sprains. Plus, when you wear high-heels your calf muscles shorten, warns Achtermann. Then, if you alternate between high heels and flat shoes, your calf muscles go through a shorten/lengthen cycle that can lead to pelvic imbalances and low back pain.

Consider Orthotics

Many chiropractors recommend orthotics. There are two kinds of orthotics: the simple, commercially-made insoles that are available at outdoor sports or shoe stores, and custom orthotics. Custom orthotics are superior since they are tailored to your individual foot and are designed to correct for your particular imbalances. These are created by making an impression of each foot called a cast, and then correcting for specific misalignments. According to Achtermann, custom orthotics help to prevent dysfunction of the lower body and legs, and decrease spinal stress.

Discount therapy bundle

  New cash patients receive 1/2 hr massage (with San Diego Charger massage therapist), regional evaluation and a chiropractic adjustment for $75.00.     (full price is $145.00)

Sign-up using the form or call us at 619-282-8008 to take advantage of this exclusive offer. This special lasts till the end of July and does not apply to already discounted programs. When calling for appointment, mention the website offer.

Ongoing Special:

Up to 4 adjustments in a month - $ 60.00

Up to 8 adjustments in a month - $120.00

Family Package: Single family members, mom, dad, kids, may use up to of 12 adjustments in a month - $140.00

Bring a friend - 2 for 1 chiropractic adjustment - $60.00

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Chiropractic adjustments $20.00 per person per visit.

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Testimonial

My neck felt so much better after the adjustment! I work on my computer constantly - between 8 and 12 hours a day, so my neck and back are under constant stress. I was adjusted by Dr. Mick Leone last week and my neck felt great! If you've never received chiropractic help before, give it a try! It makes a HUGE difference and you are gonna feel amazing!

Ana Gancheva
San Diego, CA

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