Chiropractic Kids Corner

Webster In-Utero Constraint Technique: A Case Series A study was done on 6 women with third trimester breech presentations. The chiropractic technique known as Webster in-utero constraint technique was applied to each woman with 100% success in changing the babies’ postions. Reference: Kunau, PL. J of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics Vol 3 No. 1, 1998. Kid […]

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The information on this website is not intended to replace a relationship with a qualified healthcare professional. It is not intended as medical advice, but as a sharing of knowledge and information from the research and experience of Dr. Kristin N. Smith, DC. Please make your own health care decisions based not only on your […]

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Dr. Smith provides a drug-free, non-surgical approach to improving your health and well-being through chiropractic. Dr Smith has a B.S. in Exercise Physiology from the University of New Orleans and a Doctorate in Chiropractic (graduated Cum Laude) from Life University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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Dr. Smith loves to see people of all ages in her office and provides care for people ages one day old to 92 years. She has a special interest in helping moms-to-be throughout the 9 months of changes their bodies can undergo. She also loves to make sure babies and children grow with well aligned […]

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“I was in the hospital for 2 days with premature contractions that the doctors could not control with drugs. I left the hospital and marched right to Dr.Smith’s office. One adjustment and I was 85% better. I could actually walk straight up! Thank you Dr.Smith You were a life saver!” – Ann E See More

Stretching Before or After a Work-Out…

“I always stretch before a workout, but should I be doing it after as well?”  -Sarah V.   Muscles are made of multiple individual fibers. During a workout (especially during an intense one), these fibers can become disordered and after a workout and the muscles need to repair themselves. Disordered fibers slow down the recovery […]

“Dr. Smith, I’ve had lower back pain in the past. Are there any exercises I can do to prevent this?” Andy T.

“Dr. Smith, I’ve had lower back pain in the past.  Are there any exercises I can do to prevent this?”  Andy T. Although Chiropractors see patients for reasons other than lower back pain, a large percentage of people visit one for that reason. Low back pain is the 5th most common reason for seeing a […]

“I’ve had issue with Sciatica off and on for years. What can I do to prevent flare-ups?” ~Jason T.

“I’ve had issue with Sciatica off and on for years.  What can I do to prevent flare-ups?” ~Jason T. Good question, Jason.  It’s one I get frequently.  Sciatica is a set of symptoms resulting from the irritation of the longest nerve in the body, the Sciatic Nerve (see picture below).  The Sciatic Nerve extends from […]

“I’m always feeling uncomfortable after working at my desk? Could it be the way my desk is set up?”

“Dr. Smith,  I’m always feeling uncomfortable after working at my desk?  Could it be the way my desk is set up?”  ~Mike G. We’ve all heard proper posture is important, but when is it most important? We spend much of our week in a work setting and for many of us, that means computer work. […]