Author Archive | Dr Adam Rocchi, Chiropractor

Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) as a Natural Treatment for Chronic Pain

PEA (palmitoylethanolamide) has been around since the 1970’s but is gaining a reputation as a new agent in treating inflammation and pain. No drug interactions or serious side effect have been identified. What Is PEA Classified As? Palmitoylethanolamide has been used in Europe and the Netherlands for many decades, but since the nineties, interest in […]

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10 Ways to Relieve Back Pain

Back pain can be short-term (acute) or long-term (chronic). It normally feels like a dull, constant ache or a sudden, sharp pain. The goal of your chiropractor is to improve function and subsequently relieve pain and keep you pain-free between visits. Dr Adam Rocchi will use nerve sensor manipulation and low force spinal manipulation to […]

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The 10 Most Common Sports Injuries in Australia

Sports and exercise have become an undisputed part of the daily lives of Australians. Most Australians participate in sports to stay fit and improve overall health and wellness. While sports are extremely beneficial for your health, they carry a risk of injury. Statistics show that, in 2011/2012, more than 36,000 people aged 15 and above were hospitalised […]

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Treat Your Back Pain with Trigenic Treatment

Approximately 3.7 million Australians suffer from chronic back problems, which makes it a significant public health concern. Typically, chronic back pain is a persistent and long-term condition; it can cause psychological and physical distress. Spinescan Can Help Patients seeking back treatment should seek a chiropractic help. A chiropractor is trained to treat, diagnose, manage and […]

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A Chiropractor Can Help with Your Chronic Swimming Injuries

Swimming is a favorite pastime here in Western Australia, both outdoors at the beaches and rivers and indoors at the pool. It’s great, low-impact exercise too and it’s safe (there are approximately 2 instances of injury for every 1000 swimming sessions). You can hurt yourself swimming though, and most swimming injuries are repetitive trauma injuries […]

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How Chiropractors Benefit Professional Athletes

What is a Chiropractor? Before we can truly understand the benefits of chiropractic care we need to understand what a chiropractor is and what they do. Chiropractors are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders. The treatment focuses on the manual adjustment and manipulation of the spine. In doing so, chiropractors aim to […]

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The Importance of Normal Neck Curves

What is Cervical Kyphosis? In the cervical spine, or neck, consists of seven distinct bones, known as the cervical vertebrae. Under normal circumstances, the cervical spine has a curve with the apex towards the front of the body, known as lordotic curvature or lordosis. However, poor posture while standing or sitting down and increasingly when […]

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Rotator Cuff Injuries in Cricket – How can a Chiropractor Help?

In addition to low back problems, rotator cuff injuries, especially rotator cuff tears are probably the most common and recurring injuries faced by cricketers. Dr Adam Rocchi, a South Perth Chiropractor, explains these issues in more detail. What is the rotator cuff? The rotator cuff is made up of four muscles that surround the shoulder […]

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Spine Scan - North

2nd Floor, 166 Brighton Road
Scarborough
Perth
6019
Western Australia
Phone: (08) 6150 8785
Email: info@spinescan.com.au

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1st Floor, 1 The Esplanade
Mount Pleasant
Perth
6153
Western Australia
Phone: (08) 6150 8783
Email: info@spinescan.com.au

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(Both practices)
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