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Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert

Sandy, Utah
I am a chiropractor currently practicing in Sandy Utah.  I am particularly interested in pregnancy pain issues and performing artists (the negelected atheletes), but I treat everyone.  I'm happy to answer questions.
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Chiropractic Care Reduces Health Care Costs by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine According to this study published in the “Archives of Internal Medicine” people with chiropractic coverage cost less for health care.  They found that there was not on ... Read on »
New Office Celebration by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine   Come join us for a celebration of our new office opening. We moved to a new office within the same building. Come ask me questions in person, win prizes, and get a ... Read on »
The Effects of Drinking Soda on Your Health by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Thanks to Dr. Gray for turning me on to this topic.  Let me start this post by saying that I drink soda.  I drink it about 6 times a year.  When I was in high school ... Read on »
Headaches – An Informative Post by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine There are many different types of headaches, but of all the people with headaches out there 90% of them have cervicogenic (tension) headaches.  These are headaches cau ... Read on »
When Should I Go To A Chiropractor? by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine The primary thing that you should see a doctor of chiropractic for instead of a medical doctor is joint dysfunction, sometimes chiropractors will call this “sub ... Read on »
Is Chiropractic Safe? by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine This is a controversial question, though I’m not sure why. The short answer is, yes, it is safe. The easiest way to tell is to look at malpractice insurance premiums. ... Read on »
Comparing Education by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine I’ve addressed this topic in the past using other peoples research.  For this post I was able to sit down and discuss education with a DPT a DO and some MDs.  With tha ... Read on »
Does My Insurance Cover Chiropractic? by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine This question brings on a rant in me. Here I go… First of all let me lay out the basic premise of insurance. It is a group of people pooling their resources ... Read on »
D-Day Anniversary Treatment by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine I was honored to treat a WWII vet today on the 70th anniversary of D-Day. It was amazing to talk to him about his life, sad to talk to him about the condition of his s ... Read on »
Public Health: Teach Children What it Means to Eat Right. by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Many of us were never taught what eating healthy is. Children learn their eating habits from their parents. It is a learned behavior. It is not a chore. It’s not yucky ... Read on »
Is Popping Your Knuckles/Back/Joints Bad For You (Part II)? by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine My prior post on this topic had so many comments that it had become bloated and difficult to follow. I will attempt here to summarize the answers to those comments a ... Read on »
RSIs & Chiropractic Treatment by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Chiropractors should treat RSIs by trying to address as many factors as possible. A doctor of chiropractic will usually focus on structure and function of the mu ... Read on »
Repetitive Stress/Strain Injuries…A Series by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Our bodies were designed to move, to function, repeatedly. In a normal, healthy body using proper motion there is no such thing as a repetitive strain injury (R ... Read on »
My Back Hurts When I Take a Breath by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine I’ve had a lot of patients present with rib problems. They didn’t know it was a rib problem. So I thought I’d put out a little bit of information about it. People ... Read on »
Chiropractic New Years Resolutions by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine It’s that time of year again.  New Year, new you, a blank 365 page book to write.  How your year will go is all up to you.  Of course you can’t control everything, b ... Read on »
Chiropractors Manage It, But You Didn’t Know – Obesity by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Obesity is a gateway condition leading to such heavy hitters as coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, various types of cancer, gallstones, and disability ... Read on »
Doctors Don’t Heal People by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine People have been trained to believe that a doctor will make them all better or will heal them. Humanity has not, in all of our many years been able to heal a single il ... Read on »
New Site by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine I have outgrown wordpress.com and have decided to branch out.  The old address will still work as I have set it to forward to this one, but you might notice a new look ... Read on »
In Honor of all Veterans by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine We all know veterans.  Some are family members, some are friends.  My father, a veteran, is finally coming home from overseas and will be living near me.  He recen ... Read on »
Sitting at a Desk is a Pain by Dr Duncan DC Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Complementary & Alternative Medicine We sit a lot.  Most people sit at work.  We sit for recreation or entertainment.  We sit to drive, and we sit to eat.  Many people ask me the question, “what kind ... Read on »