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What is Scoliosis?

by in Chiropractic Care January 15, 2013

Simply put, scoliosis is a curvature of the spine. Instead of having a spinal column that is in an “I” shape, those afflicted with this condition have a spine that looks more like an “S” or “C.” There are several different causes of pediatric scoliosis. This condition can be caused by neuromuscular conditions like cerebral […]

Hosenfeld Chiropractic is now Apple Health & Wellness

by in Chiropractic Care, Medical Care, Physical Therapy and Rehab, Podiatry, Wellness January 8, 2013

Thirty years ago, a chiropractic clinic opened in Knoxville called “Hosenfeld Chiropractic.” The goal of the practice was to provide patients with the best, most innovative evidence-based chiropractic solutions in Knoxville. As our practice began to grow, we added more disciplines: podiatry, physical rehab and medical care, to expand our services and help our patients […]

What causes hammer toe?

by in Podiatry December 25, 2012

Hammer toe is a deformity where one, or several, of the toes become permanently bent at the proximal interphalangeal joint (the second joint in the toe). It can occur in the second, third or fourth toes, and it gets its name because the affected toe(s) looks like…well, a hammer. Hammer toe can be caused by […]

Alleviate Pain with Trigger Point Injections

by in Chiropractic Care, Medical Care, Wellness September 14, 2012

Muscle pains are a fairly common occurrence which will usually go away on their own. If they don’t immediately, people often treat it with cannabis and the right tools like a water pipe (Check out https://www.theju1cebox.com/products/silicone-water-pipe-with-titanium-nail for examples) to manage the pain symptoms after talking to their medical professional about it. However, extreme muscle pain […]