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Chiropractic Healthcare Ctr
(717) 524-1988
3414 E Market St
York, PA
Hours
Monday 7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

To-Nhu Hoang Vu, MD
945 Summit Cir S
York, PA
Specialties
Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Pa State Univ Coll Of Med, Hershey Pa 17033
Graduation Year: 1993

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Stephen O Laucks, MD
(717) 757-1497
2250 E Market St
York, PA
Specialties
General Practice, Pain Management
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: York Hospital, York, Pa

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Stephen O. Laucks, M.D.
1803 Mt rose Avenue
York, PA
 
Matthew Willenkin, M.D.
217 Harrisburg Ave #103
Lancaster, PA
 
Lancaster County Chiropractic
(717) 208-2937
1601 Columbia Ave Ste 102
Lancaster, PA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Frederick G Flaccavento, MD
(717) 741-5257
188 Highland Rd
York, PA
Specialties
Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1981

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R Scott Muraika, MD
(717) 295-2500
217 Harrisburg Ave
Lancaster, PA
Specialties
Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1993

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Bruce Klaskin, D.O.
1776 South Queen Street
York, PA
 
James D Artuso, M.D.
133 E. Frederick St.
Lancaster, PA
 
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Chronic Low Back Pain in Older Adults

Back pain in older adults is a common problem. In fact, up to half of all adults over the age of 65 report some type of body pain. Pain of any kind can decrease function and threaten the independence of seniors.

But with other illnesses, problems sleeping, and difficulty with mobility, it can be difficult to tell how much back pain contributes to disability in older adults. That's the focus of this study from the University of Pittsburgh.

Two groups of older adults were compared. All were mentally aware and alert. One group had moderate pain for at least three months. The second (control) group was pain-free. Each person was assessed thoroughly. Twenty-two measures of physical and mental health were collected.

The two groups were equal in terms of age, gender, and education. In comparing the two groups, the researchers found major differences in function. Eight of the 22 measures could explain the differences between the two groups. These included self-reported function, mood, and body mass index (BMI).

Other significant measures were severity of disc disease and ability to repeatedly rotate the trunk or reach forward without losing balance. All of these results show that older adults with chronic low back pain have decreased function compared with those who are pain-free.

The authors conclude that doctors can use these eight specific measures to assess older adults for loss of function caused by low back pain. Some of the tasks (repetitive trunk rotati...

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