low back pain

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Near UVIC, Chiropractor Dr. Mark Smith helps students be at their best

ShareBeing a student at UVIC can be tough. Endless hours of lectures in uncomfortable, non-ergonomic seats, note-taking, all-night study sessions and deadlines, inactivity, and perhaps the worst of all- the pressure to perform while being constantly tested and scrutinized. All of these stresses can accumulate and take a toll on […]

A New Lease on Life with Chiropractic – It’s Not about your Back, it’s about your Life!

Share As we close in on the second anniversary of our clinic opening, I realize I’ve grown as a chiropractor in many ways. One of these is in becoming more attuned to the subtle changes that occur in many of the sick and desperate people who come through our doors […]

Low Back Pain? It Could be your Ankle..Ankle Pain? It Could be your Low Back! Here’s How..

Share“Dr. Mark- I’ve had low back pain for years but now for some reason my ankle hurts…by the way my GP says I have to get knee surgery because of the arthritis in it…the OTHER knee is just fine though- weird huh?” It’s actually not weird at all.  Here’s why- […]

Victoria Chiropractor Dr. Mark Smith taking video xray of a patient

The Value of Video Motion Xray of the Spine

ShareDr. Mark Smith at Progressive Chiropractic is the only Victoria chiropractor to offer video motion xray technology in an effort to identify spinal issues with as much accuracy as possible and attempt to provide the best results possible for our patients. Dr. Mark also shows and explains all video xrays […]