141k plus ICD-10 diagnosis codes!

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The (increasingly) specific International Classification of Diseases (ICD) code set represents various injuries, medical conditions, and hospital procedures. It’s been over 35 years since ICD-9 and now transition to ICD-10 is representative of an expansion from about 14,000 to over 141,000 codes! This is hoped to improve healthcare efficiency, quality, and safety. For example, physicians now have […]

Work injuries in Washington State

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  Injured workers in Washington State have the right to choose the provide of their choice to treat their occupational injuries or illness (provided that provider is contracted with L&I to do so).  This includes licensed practitioners of medicine, osteopathic medicine and surgery, chiropractic, dentistry, podiatry, optometry and naturopathy.  Washington State workers being treated for their […]

Military Chiropractor

William Morgan

I’m not sure which of our Nation’s politicians do or do not suffer from back or neck pain or utilize chiropractic (or psychiatry for that matter).  That information would be confidential. However, when our Washington DC politicians do experience spinal pain or headaches, I’m sure that Dr. Morgan is likely one of the providers they […]

Cold Therapy

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Chronic spinal pain patients (after surgery has failed) and athletes recovering from joint therapy alike often praise the effectiveness of simple, inexpensive, home cold therapy.  This strategy gives some patients tremendous advantage and self-control over their health. Cold therapy can be an effective approach, especially for acute injuries, dental work, or surgeries which involve inflammation. […]

Non-surgical axial spinal decompression

Non-surgical spinal decompression

Non-surgical axial spinal decompression (referred to as simply ‘non-surgical spinal decompression’ in this article) is a term used to describe a relatively new treatment which involves using a comfortable computer controlled table, to follow the programming indicated by a physician, for the purpose of providing distraction, unloading, traction, or ‘decompression’ to a portion of the […]

7 Reasons to Consult With Us

Dr. Sinner Live Pain Free

7 No-Nonsense Reasons Why Patients Consult with Us… 1. Time is Valuable:  We understand that most likely you are seeking pain RELIEF so you can get out of the doctors office and back to your life as quickly as possible.  This is why we specialize in short-term care.  We won’t try to persuade you to […]