Vijay Patel

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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Pregnancy Changes Foot Size

by Dr. Vijay Patel Recent research supports the long-held notion by women that pregnancy changes your feet.  Based upon my experience in clinical practice, these changes in women contribute to incidence of low back pain; sciatic pain; hip, knee and leg pain.  I have found that early intervention utilizing specific exercises in combination with custom orthotic devices …

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Stay Healthy This Winter

Winter is a prime time for colds, flus and respiratory illnesses.  Spend some time talking to Dr. Vijay or Dr. Tim about what you can do to stay healthy and avoid these illness.  The best defense, of course, is a healthy, well nourished, well rested body, but every one can use a little boost now …

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Welcome to Dr. Timothy Kolbaba

Welcome to Dr. Timothy Kolbaba.  Dr. Kolbaba, a former member of the U.S. Marine Corps,  believes in the treatment of the body using chiropractic techniques and conservative methods to aid the body in healing itself.  Please join us in welcoming Dr. Kolbaba to our office.

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Omega 3’s as an Anti-Inflammatory

Omega-3 Tablets

I recommend almost all my patients take Omega 3.  They get a lot of press and most people have heard of them.  I am not going to reinvent the wheel and tell you every benefit of Omega 3’s (there are a lot!).  There is  a lot of good information about Omega 3s on the web and elsewhere. Inflammation …

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Proud to Support the Eagle Moms

APMT is proud to support the Eagle Moms as they complete the Susan G. Komen 3-day walk this June.  Thanks to all the men and women who walk to help end breast cancer.

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