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Preventing Lower Back Pain in Golfers

One of the most common complaints from golfers is pain in the lower back. The mechanics of the golf swing place stress on the parts of the spine including the joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments. According to the University of Pittsburgh Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, "more than 30 percent of golfers have experienced issues related to lower back pain or injury that have affected their abili...
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Chiropractic on the green: Your Ace in the Hole

The tournament that gets inside a golfer’s head more than any other is The Masters Championship. Sure, there are other big tournaments, but there aren’t any that matter as much to those involved, or those that follow this beloved sport. If you can win only one tournament, you want to win the one at Augusta National. Beyond the psychological element is the physical and conditioning aspect. If yo...
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The Golf Athlete’s Best Bet: 2017 British Open winner Jordan Spieth wins with sports chiropractic

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Celebrating his 24th birthday on July 27th, Jordan Spieth has achieved what most golf pro’s hope to accomplish throughout the entirety of their careers.  When Spieth edged current world No. 1 Dustin Johnson by a stroke in the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, he became the youngest champion in 92 years (Bob Jones), and the youngest to claim two majors – he won the Masters two months earlier – in 93 years...
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