Chiropractic + Massage
…Backs on Burnside’s unique approach to wellness

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Schedule a new patient appointment for either chiropractic care, massage or a combination of both.

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Backs on Burnside
2303 East Burnside
Portland, Oregon 97214

Clinic Hours

Monday through Friday: 8:30am – 6:00pm
Saturdays: 9:00am – 2:00pm

The Diagnosis of Chronic Pain

The link between physical and emotional painWe all bring different histories to present time. ‘Our body keeps score,’ as Dr. Bessel Van der Kolk  says in his book on trauma. The medical model teaches us that pain and suffering are a result of disease or...

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The Importance of Vitamin D

Portland's winter months are fast approaching. With the winter season comes shorter daylight hours and overcast skies that offer minimal sunshine. Decreased sunlight can have a larger ripple effect on us than we realize. Darker days may affect our mood (Seasonal...

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The Benefits of Belly Breathing

Take a deep breath in through your nose and breathe out through your mouth. When was the last time you thought about breathing? Perhaps in your last yoga or Pilates class? Maybe during physical therapy? Or maybe even…never? It’s an automatic thing after all. Breathing...

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…named one of Portland’s Best
Chiropractic Offices 4 years in a row!

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