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.

Latest posts

  1. Ragnar Trail Relay — September 29, 2017
  2. The Importance of Fall Prevention — September 28, 2017
  3. APMT at the Lattof YMCA Fitness and Program Fair — January 10, 2017
  4. Medicare Equality — February 10, 2016
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  1. Effective Relief for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome without Drugs or Surgery! — 6 comments
  2. Effective Treatments for Shin Splints — 5 comments
  3. Plantar Fasciitis Explained — 3 comments
  4. Migraine Does Not Have To Be Your Normal! — 3 comments
  5. Spring has sprung and so have your allergies! — 3 comments

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Your First Chiropractic Appointment

If you have never been to a chiropractor, this informative video by the American Chiropractic Association describes what your first appointment will be like. If you have never been to a chiropractor, you will immediately notice that while we are interested in symptom relief for our patients, we are also concerned with treating the cause of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2015/02/first-chiropractic-appointment/

Toys for Tots

Spread holiday cheer!  Ho, Ho Ho! Advanced Physical Medicine & Therapy is sponsoring a Toys For Tots event in partnership with the US Marine Corps Reserve. In the spirit of the holidays, please donate a new unwrapped toy to fulfill the holiday dreams of needy children. Help give the message of hope to less fortunate …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2014/10/toys-tots/

Holiday Food Drive

Please join us in making a difference to those in need this holiday season! Advanced Physical Medicine and Therapy is partnering with the Village of Mount Prospect’s Human Services Department to host a Holiday Food Drive. This community outreach program will provide emergency assistance to those in need. Proceeds will go to the Mount Prospect …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2014/09/holiday-food-drive/

Technology Rewiring the Brains of our Children Part 2

Originally published in the ICS Journal, March 28, 2014 by Vijay Patel, DC In my last article, I discussed how technology has improved our ability to access large volumes information and use it for improving productivity, efficiency and reducing waste. I also discussed how the use of technology is affecting our youth in potentially harmful ways …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2014/08/technology-rewiring-brains-children-2/

July Challenge – Hydration

Social media is all abuzz with challenges these days –my wife is completing the June ab challenge (with a substitute exercise for leg extensions, as these are bad for your low back). As a chiropractic physician, who  has seen hundreds of patients, I know that while I certainly have a skill set that can help …

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Permanent link to this article: http://apmt.us/2014/06/july-challenge-hydration/

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