Why Did Dr. Brockman Become a Chiropractor?

By April 20, 2016 1 Comment

“I was inspired to become a chiropractor at the age of 12.  I was a member of the wrestling team at Lakeview middle school for about six months when I started to develop difficulty breathing.  My mother took me to our family physician who diagnosed me with chronic bronchitis.  The medical treatment at the time…

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What’s Causing Your Mid Back Pain?

By July 6, 2015 0 Comments

Heart Attack Symptoms Having a rib misalignment can be one of the most excruciating feelings one could experience. The pain can range from a pinching or achy feeling, to a sharp stabbing sensation, like a twisting knife deep within your mid back whenever you inhale. However, sometimes, the pain can run around to your chest,…

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The Importance of Your Glutes

By June 22, 2015 0 Comments

Posture Due to our society and cultural habits, the typical American’s posture has suffered dramatically. One of the biggest reasons for this phenomenon can be traced back to our butts. That may seem strange, but your glutes are vital for posture. The reason is because your glutes are extensor muscles; they extend your spine and…

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The Most Commonly Overlooked Cause of Low Back Pain

By June 10, 2015 0 Comments

Many of my patients come in with low back pain attributing it to muscle related dysfunction. But, what you don’t know is that your low back pain is four times more likely to be caused by what’s called a sacroiliac (SI) misalignment as opposed to a muscle related dysfunction. Also, chiropractic can treat an SI…

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How Can Dizziness Be Treated with Chiropractic?

By June 8, 2015 0 Comments

Dizziness (vertigo) can be summarized as having a miscommunication between your eyes, your brain and your body. When you spin around quickly, jelly-like fluid in your inner ear spins along with you just as quickly. Because of this, if you abruptly stop spinning the jelly-like fluid lags behind and still spins around for a short period of…

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Interested in Chiropractic Wellness? Here are Some Helpful Tips for Choosing the Right Chiropractor

By May 20, 2015 0 Comments

Are you experiencing chronic pain, discomfort or muscle spasms? What about headaches, regular stiffness or back pain? If this is the case, you are not alone. Along with the over 100 million Americans suffering from chronic pain, you may be exploring various medical options available to you.  If so, you may want to consider chiropractic…

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Dr. Brockman Selected to Treat Solar Bears

By April 21, 2015 0 Comments

The Orlando Solar Bears professional hockey season begins in October of this year. Professional ice hockey is a highly competitive and extremely physical contact sport. Needless to say injuries are a normal part of play. Dr. Peter Brockman, of South Lake Wellness & Injury Center, has been chosen to be one of the team’s chiropractors….

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Defeat High Blood Pressure with Chiropractic

Did you know that getting your neck adjusted could lower your blood pressure? Yes, it’s true according to a recent study that was published in the Journal of Clinical Hypertension (volume 8 number 5 May 2006). Researchers found that anatomical abnormalities (subluxations or misalignments) of the cervical spine at the level of the Atlas vertebra…

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Stay Sharp, Stay Adjusted!

By April 20, 2015 0 Comments

Kids are back in school and as parents we are trying everything to keep our kids focused. On the other hand, we are on the constant look out for anything to keep us energized enough to keep up with them. From school to football practice, dance, then back home to dinner and homework we are…

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Your First Visit: What To Expect

By February 23, 2015 0 Comments

Laying the foundation Chiropractic care is like building a house – certain things have to happen in a particular order in order for everything to stand strong and work correctly. When building a house, if you tried to put up your walls before you had a solid foundation, your walls would be weak and eventually…

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