Author Archives: Dr. Jim Neilson

Muscle Response Testing AKA Applied Kinesiology

In Applied Kinesiology and muscle response testing we test many muscles to check the integrity of the muscular system and skeletal system of the body.  Even though I have been a student of Applied Kinesiology and muscle testing for over 20 years now, I still continue to marvel at how valuable a tool it is. […]

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Intro to “NIS” Neurological Integration System

Practitioners all over the world have used the Neurological Integration System for the past 20 years. It has been used to treat acute pain and chronic illness at the cellular level addressing the cause, instead of just the symptom. “The approach is safe, non-invasive, non-manipulative, so it is therefore suitable for the newborn baby through […]

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Chiropractic Tools: Deep Muscle Stimulator (DMS)

The Deep Muscle Stimulator (DMS) is one of the instruments I use to increase circulation, reduce pain, and break up muscular scar tissue. I usually use a fluffy towel between you and the DMS because it is a strong and effective instrument. Utilizing this tool helps release muscle spasms, increase blood and lymphatic flow, and […]

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Should children see a chiropractor?

Similar to requiring regular dental check-ups, children require regular spinal check-ups as well, to insure the development of healthy spines. Many significant spinal problems can have their origin in the accidents of a normal, active childhood and even in the process of childbirth itself. There have been a number of studies linking a healthy spine […]

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Using Applied Kinesiology

At Balance Chiropractic PC, we provide treatment, coaching support, and high quality organic whole-food supplementation for the whole family. Each individual who visits my office is unique, meaning that the same technique cannot always be applied to everyone. As a result, I try to determine the best approach for each individual and make the correction […]

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Reaching your exercise goals

Exercising is so important to have on a daily basis, because it gives you energy, reduces the risk of certain diseases- such as cardiovascular disease and hypertension, allows you to loose excess weight, and makes you feel better overall. By writing down smaller, more attainable goals and setting a time frame as to when you […]

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Chiropractic Tools: Kinesiology Tape

One of the tools I use as a Chiropractor is Kinesiology Tape. Taping is a great tool for sports injuries, because it helps support the area without restricting your movement. Kinesiology Tape is lightweight and comfortable to wear, usually lasting 3-5 days, aiding in relieving pressure. Wrapping an injured area helps circulation to the joints, […]

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Providing chiropractic care

Providing Chiropractic Care In Bend, Oregon. Over 15 years ago, when I first opened my office here in Bend, my goal was to provide chiropractic care that I myself would want and appreciate. I strive at all times to be the chiropractor I would feel comfortable sending my friends and family to.  I utilize an […]

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Is Chiropractic safe?

Are you looking for safe and natural solutions to improve your health? We would love to assist you in starting your path to wellness. Chiropractic has an excellent safety record. It is the result of a conservative and natural approach to health that avoids invasive procedures or drugs with side effects. Chiropractic is a natural […]

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Neurokinetic Therapy NKT

Hey everybody!  I am studying a new kinesiology based technique known as NKT, Neuro Kinetic Therapy.  NKT is the work of David Weinstock.  Here is a video for you to check out! I am extremely excited with the results I am getting using the NKT approach.  Ask me about NKT on your next visit.   […]

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