knee pain relief

Knee Pain Relief Without Pain Pills

More often than not, a physician’s first course of action for knee pain relief has been writing a prescription for pain pills.  However, the country’s current opioid crisis has focused on other types of medical pain relief options, including joint injections and physical therapy.   Let’s take a closer look at how these two treatments are […]

Car Accident Chiropractor

Help! I Can’t Find a Reputable Auto Accident Chiropractor Near Me

Car accidents disrupt your life and can cause significant injury.  When injured, many people seek chiropractic and/or medical pain relief.  However, not every auto accident chiropractor has the best interest of the patient in mind.  AHC is different.  We care about you and your pain and specialize in both chiropractic and medical pain relief to […]

Weight Loss Programs

Trying to Lose Weight? AHC’s Medical Weight Loss Clinic Can Help!

Weight gain is something most people battle at some point in their lives.  The Internet is saturated with thousands of articles on special diets, supplements and different types of advice and weight loss programs.  But, how healthy are these and if you lose weight, how do you keep from regaining it? The bottom line is […]

Physical Medicine Options for Knee Pain Relief

Physical Medicine Options for Knee Pain Relief

We’ve discussed the types of knee pain a patient can experience. Now, we will focus on knee pain relief treatments offered by our qualified physical medicine practitioners. The first step in determining which physical medicine services should be incorporated in a customized knee pain treatment plan is to conduct a complete physical evaluation.  Once the […]

Types of Knee Pain

Types of Knee Pain

Knee pain is a common problem that can be caused by a variety of issues.  Although commonly associated with increased age, knee pain is a condition that can happen to anyone.  In general, the knees take a beating as they are constantly subject to direct force while standing and walking.  At Advantage Healthcare of Charleston […]

Whiplash

Whiplash

Whiplash is most often diagnosed in victims of car accidents but can occur as a result of any sudden force.  Some people have reported whiplash as a result of roller coasters and other thrill rides, playing contact sports, and even slip and falls. Unfortunately, most people do not realize they have whiplash when it first […]

Scoliosis

Scoliosis

Scoliosis, or curvature of the spine, is a common problem that can cause people to experience aches and pains, uneven hips and/or shoulders, difficulty breathing and a variety of other problems.  The severity of scoliosis can range from mild to severe. It generally occurs in children during a growth spurt, but can also be caused […]

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that can originate from anywhere in the nervous system and affects the hands and/or feet. Peripheral neuropathy is often associated with weakness, numbness, burning, tingling or pain. Patients sometimes refer to it feeling like ‘pins-and-needles’. Neuropathy symptoms depend on the type of nerves being affected. Sensory nerves: sense sensations such […]