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Please note that I have retired as a chiropractor in 2010 in order to attend medical school; therefore, I offer no medical/chiropractic opinions here or anywhere on this site. Any and all of my personal opinions / information here on this website are only "layperson-opinions" that I offer as a retired chiropractor with 23 year of past experience of treating and evaluating patients, as well as thousands of hours of research.
Any opinions, clinical information and/or research information that I provide at chirogeek.com and/or within any e-mail or during any coaching sessions are strictly for EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES and are not to be construed as medical advice or a professional service; furthermore, no doctor-patient relationship has been established between me and any web-viewers and web-questioners.
Note: The information provided by me or my site or during the coaching session could NEVER replace a history and examination by a licensed health care professional(s) and is never intended to interfere with any doctor-patient relationship that you have already established elsewhere. So never disregard your doctor’s medical advice or modify his or her recommended medical / chiropractic treatment secondary to something you may have learned from me or my website or a coaching session.
Any opinions expressed are my own personal opinions and, again, are only intended to help educate the inquiree or visitor. All inquirees or visitors are strongly encouraged to do their own research, form their own conclusions and discuss these conclusions with their regular healthcare provider before acting! Any recommendations I do make should always be cleared with your primary health care provider before acting.
I have made every effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information; however, the medical knowledge base is dynamic and errors can occur. By using the information contained herein, the viewer willingly assumes all risks in connection with such use. I shall not be held responsible for errors, omissions in information herein or liable for any special, consequential, or exemplary damages resulting, in whole or in part, from any viewer(s)' use of or reliance upon, this material and have no oblication to update this site.
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