Djurdjevic & Associates are a multidisciplinary clinic
providing a range of therapies assisting you in reaching
your health goals.
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in total has 206 bones. Adjustments of the vertebrae of
the spine and other joints and supporting structures of
the body helps to restore normal function. Chiropractic
in a non-invasive, hands-on, health care discipline which
focuses on the neuromusculoskeletal system.
Spinal Decompression Therapy
It is a safe alternative
to back surgery. It is also appropriate for failed back
surgery patients who still suffer after surgery.
It stops pain, realigns the spine and restores ranges
of motion inherent to the spine while reducing low back
pain, especially in radiculopathy (extremity pain, ie.
leg pain or arm pain) patients, better than active exercise
Active Release Technique & Myofascial
Active Release Therapy is a patented, state of the art
soft tissue system/ movement based massage technique that
treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia
and nerves. Headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome,
shin splints, shoulder pain, sciatica, plantar fasciitis,
knee problems, and tennis elbow are just a few of the
many conditions that can be resolved quickly and permanently
Myofascial Release Therapy is a very effective hands-on
technique that provides sustained pressure into myofascial
restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.The
use of Myofascial Release allows us to look at each patient
as a unique individual. Our one-on-one therapy sessions
are hands-on treatments during which our therapists use
a multitude of Myofascial Release techniques and movement
Compression Support Therapy
The concept of compression therapy lies on a simple and
mechanical principle: the application of an elastic garment
around the leg.
By compressing the limb with graduated compression - strong
at the ankle
and decreasing going up the leg - the compression stocking
venous return, decreases venous pressure, prevents venous
deterioration of venous walls, and efficiently relieves
aching and heavy
Acupuncture is the application of inserting very fine
needles into the skin to stimulate specific anatomic points
in the body. Acupuncture makes use of fine, single-use,
sterile needles restore energy areas in the body.
Registered Massage Therapy
This therapy focuses on relieving painful muscle tension,
improving circulation and increasing joint flexibility.
Naturopathic Medicine encompasses many natural healing
traditions in today's modern society. Specific therapies
and treatments vary from person to person, based upon
individual assessment, diagnostics and treatment plans.
Homeopathy is the concept of "like cures like",
focusing on relieving specific ailments to achieve optimal
Reiki is a light-touch therapy technique used for stress
reduction and relaxation that promotes healing.
Orthotics are corrective apparatus for the feet to promote
the proper alignment of the spine in everyday life, as
well as in sports and activities.
A craniosacral therapy session involves the therapist placing their hands on the patient, which allows them to tune into what they call the craniosacral rhythm. The practitioner gently works with the spine and the skull and its cranial sutures, diaphragms, and fascia. In this way, the restrictions of nerve passages are said to be eased, the movement of cerebrospinal fluid through the spinal cord is said to be optimized, and misaligned bones are said to be restored to their proper position. Craniosacral therapists use the therapy to treat mental stress, neck and back pain, migraines, TMJ Syndrome, and for chronic pain conditions such as fibromyalgia.
A natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet, hands and ears and their referral areas within zone related areas, which correspond to every part, gland and organ of the body. Through application of pressure on these reflexes without the use of tools, crèmes or lotions, the feet being the primary area of application, reflexology relieves tension, improves circulation and helps promote the natural function of the related areas of the body.
Hot Stone Massage
Hot Stone massage combines heat and massage techniques. Stones used for massage are made of black basalt; they have been smoothed over time by rivers or oceans. Hot water is used to warm up the stones for massage. The stones are placed on certain areas of the body and used as a massage tool. Hot Stone massage is very effective in releasing muscle tension, it helps alleviate aches and pains, muscle stiffness, improves circulation and flow of energy, helps release toxins from the body, reduces stress and brings deep relaxation.
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