1. A Guide To Finding The Best Chiropractor In Evansville Indiana For You

    This useful guide analyzes factors that help patients assess chiropractors in Evansville, Indiana and other nearby areas such as Newburg and Vanderburgh County.   Choosing the Best Chiropractor in the Evansville, IN Area To find the best chiropractor in Evansville, Indiana, you need to consider many factors including the qualifications and experience of the chiropractor, the cost and types of…Read More

  2. What Is Integrated Physical Medicine?

    Many of our chiropractic patients ask us, “Exactly what is integrated physical medicine and how is it different from other methods of chiropractic care?” Integrated Physical Medicine goes beyond treating symptoms of injury or disease. It focuses on healing the whole person to reach the best possible outcomes for each unique patient’s rehabilitation and ongoing health. Our personalized approa…Read More

  3. AUTO ACCIDENTS (MVA) AND CHIROPRACTIC

    Within Indiana alone in 2011, there were over 188,000 motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) resulting in injury or damage to property. [1]  As an auto-accident chiropractor in Evansville, IN., Dr. Eric Mitz sees a significant number of suffering MVA patients and provides personalized treatment unique to each patient's needs. Most people are aware of the typical “whiplash” injury to the neck caused b…Read More

  4. What is Sciatica?

    What is Sciatica? Sciatica pain is a symptom other issues, not the actual problem. It is an irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve, often caused by disc issues. Although there are a number of different issues that can cause sciatica. Sciatica is generally felt on just one side of the body and is often referred to as searing or sharp as opposed to throbbing or aching. While sciatica is ofte…Read More

  5. ACUPUNCTURE FOR INFERTILITY?

    INFERTILITY ACUPUNCTURE IN EVANSVILLE? For centuries, acupuncture has been used to help couples experiencing difficulty conceiving. In this article, I hope to answer the common questions I get at Integrated Physical Medicine, Evansville's Acupuncture clinic, regarding acupuncture, chiropractic, and fertility.   IS THERE ANY SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE THAT ACUPUNCTURE CAN HELP INFERTILITY? Absolutel…Read More

  6. DRY NEEDLING AND TRIGGER POINT THERAPY

    WHAT ARE “TRIGGER POINTS”? Trigger points, also known as trigger sites or muscle knots, are described as “hyper-irritable spots in skeletal muscle that are associated with palpable nodules in taut bands of muscle fibers.” (1) Integrated Physical Medicine's chiropractor and acupuncturist, Dr. Eric Mitz, commonly sees trigger points occurring in the muscles of the neck, shoulders, TMJ, pelv…Read More

  7. EPIDURAL INJECTIONS OF STEROIDS FOR STENOSIS – A GAME CHANGING STUDY

    An article published in the July 3, 2014 issue of  The New England Journal of Medicine caught my eye. A double-blind and randomized study was conducted in which patients with lumbar central spinal stenosis and moderate-to-severe leg pain and disability were given either epidural lidocaine injections or epidural injections with both lidocaine and steroids. [note: Randomized Double-Blind trial…Read More

  8. BACK PAIN AND WEIGHT LOSS MYTHS

    Weight loss is perhaps the single most important contributor to long-term back pain relief. I rarely if ever see a patient with chronic low back pain of non-traumatic origin that is not significantly overweight, and I have literally never had a patient who lost a significant amount of weight report that their weight loss did not positively impact their back pain. Unfortunately, most people have a …Read More

  9. WHY YOUR MEDICAL DOCTOR REFERRED YOU TO DR. MITZ

    Many people who seek help from their medical providers for back pain, headaches, neck pain, and other conditions are surprised when they are referred to Integrated Physical Medicine's chiropractor Dr. Eric Mitz. Those startled patients are often operating with the misconception that chiropractors and medical professionals are still uniformly at odds with one another. Unfortunately, they are partia…Read More

  10. AVOIDING CANCER – THE LATEST RESEARCH PROVEN HABITS YOU SHOULD ADOPT NOW!

    Probably like you, I’m surrounded by cancer. Friends, family, young and old, it matters not to cancer. Why is a chiropractic office talking about cancer? Integrated Physical Medicine is about more than just back pain and rehab. It's about keeping people healthy and to do that we need to look beyond simply treating symptoms. We want to give you the information you need to help you make informed l…Read More