Vijay Patel

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Name: Vijay Patel
Date registered: August 10, 2011
URL: http://www.apmt.us

Biography

Dr. Vijay Patel earned his doctoral degree in Chiropractic from National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, Illinois. Dr. Patel is board certified in electrodiagnostics by the American Chiropractic Neurology Board. Dr. Patel has recently received training in Manipulation under Anesthsia (MUA). Constantly striving to give his patients the most up-to-date care possible, Dr. Patel attends many post-graduate seminars including such topics as neurology, research review, and sports performance enhancement. Dr. Patel has practiced medicine at Advanced Physical Medicine and Therapy in Mt. Prospect, Illinois since 1999. Dr. Patel currently serves as president of the Chicago chapter of the Illinois Chiropractic Society. He is also a member of both the National College of Chiropractic Alumni Association and the American Chiropractic Association. Dr. Patel is fluent in Gujarati. A lifelong runner, he has completed marathons and still competes in triathlons with his college mates.

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Exercise helps everything!

Someone said to me in passing, you know exercise helps everything, with maybe the exception of tooth decay. This statement is particularly true of lifestyle diseases: diabetes, asthma, heart disease, osteoporosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, metabolic syndrome, stroke, depression and obesity. Even if these issues are not yours, exercise is a great stress reliever. I …

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I have to see my chiropractor how often?

How often do I need to see a chiropractor? The problem with going to a chiropractor is once you start going, you will need to go forever. Many people discuss chiropractic care with this attitude. Chiropractic care, much like modern dentistry is a profession geared towards treatment by prevention. Imagine the following statement, “the problem …

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Spring has sprung and so have your allergies!

Allergy Symptoms The onset of spring, brings warmer days and for those with allergies, stuffy noses and burning eyes. There is much we don’t know about the why certain individuals are hit so hard by allergies but those who endure seasonal allergies can tell you it makes their days less than pleasant.  An ounce of …

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Ouch, That Hurts – A Guide to Pain!

How much pain is too much? A precipitating factor for a visit to my office is pain. Some pain is so uncomfortable, that you know it is time to see a doctor. Other times it is not so clear….there are instances of “normal” pain: the soreness after a minor injury, the “good pain” felt the …

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Spring gardening: avoid injury!

It’s that time of year when the warmer temperatures of spring beckon people outdoors.  Whether it be yard work or the start of a new running season, spring can find us with sore muscles and an injury caused in part by the inactivity of winter.  The following suggestions can help minimize damage: Make sure you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2011/03/spring-gardening-dos-and-donts/

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