Blog Articles

Extracorporeal Shockwave and its Effectiveness Treating Injuries

Shockwave therapy is a multidisciplinary modality that is often used in sports medicine, physical therapy, and orthopaedics. It offers fast pain relief and restores mobility, making it an excellent option for those suffering from tendinitis/tendinosis inju
Jan 8th, 2020

3 Benefits of Spinal Decompression

Spinal decompression can benefit symptoms of both the neck and lower back by applying a gentle mechanical stretch. This helps to decrease pain and promote healing.
Sep 28th, 2022

A note from Dr. Mike

A note from Dr. Mike - Chiropractor Serving Milford, Orange, Stratford, West Haven and surrounding towns in CT
Nov 23rd, 2020

Why MD's Recommend Active Health

Comprehensive & safe treatment options, customized treatment plans, individualized home care stretches and exercises, in network with most major medical insurance plans.
Nov 1st, 2020

Trigger Finger Treatment - Shockwave & Active Release Technique

Trigger Finger is a frustrating condition that results in one or more fingers getting stuck in the closed position. Inflammation, typically from overuse (gripping, typing, mouse) narrows the space in the tendon sheath causing the tendon to get “stuck”.
Apr 4th, 2019

Crossfit and Chiropractic

Why Chiropractic and Crossfit? We recommend reasonable, short term treatment plans.  We work with orthopedic specialists if your condition needs further attention or treatment. 
Mar 21st, 2019

Lower Back Pain: When It's Time to Get Help

Lower back pain is a common affliction in adults, but when is it time to stop hoping it will get better on its own? Learn more with Dr. Michael Orefice in Milford, CT.
Dec 16th, 2018

Extracorporeal Shockwave for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a very painful condition where your heel may hurt, feel hot or swell. The pain is a result of inflammation or microscopic tears of the plantar fascia. Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy or ESWT is used at a 91% success rate for PF.
Nov 12th, 2018