Chiropractic v. Surgery for Treating Sports Injuries

Sports injuries can cause major setbacks to your training regiment, not to mention the mental struggle that comes with inactivity. No matter if you are training for a career in sports or just an amateur, we understand the need for a speedy recovery. Sports injuries often occur in casual players who may not have such…

Can Chiropractic Treat Sports Injuries?

Sports injuries can be a major setback in your athletic training. They leave you chomping at the bit to get back in the game. Chiropractic is a great way to treat your sports injuries without a long recovery period. Your intervertebral discs are located between bones in your spine, and they work as shock absorbers…

What role does chiropractic play in athletic training?

Many athletes use chiropractic in conjunction with their athletic training. It can help the healing process after an injury and prevent future injuries. Professional athletes rely on chiropractic treatment to get an edge up on the competition. When you are competing at a high level, every slight advantage counts. Below we briefly explain benefits athletes…

Capriccio Boutique

Capriccio Boutique is a women’s clothing boutique located in the heart of the Squirrel Hill shopping district. Their goal is to serve a diverse customer base with everything from timeless fashions to edgier options in dresses, skirts, jackets, sweaters, jeans, jewelry and accessories. Capriccio is dedicated to providing the latest trends and highest quality fabrics…

Featured Patient Businesses

At Galioto Chiropractic Clinic we see patients from all walks of life. Some of our patients are entrepreneurs, and we love their drive! In order to support them, we decided to feature patient businesses and showcase their hard work! Below are a few businesses owned by our patients! CrossFit Mayview Our patient Ron Del Duca…

CrossFit Mayview

CrossFit was born in 2000, quickly taking the fitness world by storm. Much more than traditional workouts and very different from other sports, CrossFit can be defined as constantly varied functional movements performed at a relatively high intensity. The idea is to coach people of all abilities and help them improve their overall physical well…

Health Tips for a Healthy Spine

Healthy Tips for a Healthy Spine The following tips can help you take better care of your spine: Make sure you have a firm mattress that keeps the spine aligned and supports the spine’s natural curve. The best sleeping positions are on your back or side. When standing for extended periods, rest one foot on…

What are subluxations?

The ABCs of Subluxations Vertebral subluxations: displacements of the spinal bones (vertebrae) that can cause stress to your spinal cord and nervous system.  Subluxations may be caused by poor sleeping habits, poor posture, strenuous exercise, injuries, auto accidents, sports, slips or falls, and in some cases, the birthing process itself. Chiropractic adjustments are very helpful…

A Brief History of Chiropractic

A Brief History Of Chiropractic The first recorded chiropractic adjustment was performed on September 18, 1895, by Dr. Daniel David Palmer, a Canadian-born teacher, and healer. Dr. Palmer was, at the time, studying the cause and effect of diseases.  His patient was Harvey Lillard, a janitor working in the same building as Dr. Palmer in…

Chiroflow Water-based Pillow

Chiroflow Waterbase Pillow This pillow has earned a superior reputation in the health care community for its innovation and clinically proven results. Clinical sleep trials at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and at Logan College of Chiropractic showed that the Chiroflow pillow is preferred over other cervical pillows and that it improves the quality of…