Back/ Neck/ Structural Pain

Back and leg pain

Excruciating back and leg pain Patient: Male  Complaint:  Suffering from upper and lower back pain.  Pain in the lower back lumbar region and upper left leg. Loss of control over left leg with constant excruciating pain.  Taking large amounts daily of Oxycontin (opiate). Medical Diagnosis:  Various tests done by University hospital include MRI, spinal tap and various blood…

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Testimonial - Sports Therapy & NIS

"I was sceptical at first but through NIS and Dr Matthew Rabin I have been able to find the small problems that machines and western science couldn't find out. It has enabled me to prepare better for the tour de France and make my life easier as a whole. I am ever grateful that I…

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Long term leg pain

Recently a patient consulted me in regard to a right leg pain that had persisted for 12 months and thought to be a symptom of a golf ball versus a sand wedge. She had received excellent care from a range of professionals including many x-rays in search for relief. On assessment of her, the sciatic…

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“Doctor, Did you say I have a subluxation?”

By Dr Allan K Phillips D.O We talk about it, we explain it to our patients – and so what’s the problem with that? No problem – except the problem is not the subluxation - the subluxation is the symptom. Subluxation is a compound word, inferring it has more than one stem. The World Health Organisation considers…

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Back pain - Why the cause may not be the spine

by Dr Allan Phillips D.O. Typical treatment avoids the real issues After 16 years in practice, I started an exploration into why low back pain is endemic and concluded the following... contrary to what I have read, experienced, and been told, I have not found low back pain to be directly associated with; lack of exercise,…

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Testimonial - Fatigue, Muscle Spasms, Numbness

I was sick for 14 1/2 years with an undiagnosed illness. Some of the symptoms included muscle spasms, numbness in my four extremities, weakness, fatigue, cramps in my muscles, sensitivity to heat, cold and light, blurred vision, unsteady gait. Over these years, I was tested numerous times, and no test was conclusive. Someone referred me…

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Testimonial - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

I wanted to quickly send you an e-mail to say how much I enjoyed the Part 1 Seminar this past weekend.  I've returned to the practice & already in the first couple of days have had immediate and profound results. A 72 year old woman who was diagnosed with having carpal tunnel syndrome and advised…

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Testimonial - Back Pain

Dear Dr Phillips, I came to see you earlier in the week for the second time regarding a long standing lower back issue, caused as a result of school boy rugby some 20 years ago. I had learnt to live with the continuous pain and it had become part of my life, even though exercise…

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