Spinal Conditions and the AlterG

Dr. Andrew Goodman is a Cum Laude graduate from Parker College of Chiropractic licensed to practice in the state of Texas.  Upon graduating from Richardson High School, Dr. Goodman attended the University of Texas at Austin. It was during this time that Dr. Goodman chose to pursue a career in chiropractic medicine.  Dr. Goodman is a practicing Chiropractor at Spring Valley Chiropractic that will be contributing patient stories from time to time and the progression they have when using AlterG therapy as part of their visit. Continue reading “Spinal Conditions and the AlterG”

Leveraging Technology to Improve Neurologic Patients Lives

17 year old Jackie has not been able to walk at all in the last 4 years.  With the help of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and AlterG, walking is fun again! Now she has the ability to use her leg muscles with the differential air pressure technology in the AlterG. Continue reading “Leveraging Technology to Improve Neurologic Patients Lives”

Weight Loss Wednesdays: Jenn’s Road to Recovery While Losing Weight

We are so lucky to have so much interest in this blog!  I would like to introduce Jennifer Lucas from Spring Valley Chiropractic.  Jenn is an avid AlterG fan, utilizing the machine in a relatively new way: Weight Loss!  Jenn will be posting each Wednesday, which we have titled: “Weight Loss Wednesdays” to share her journey with you as she travels down the road to reach her goal weight with the help of the AlterG.  Here is Jenn’s first post! Continue reading “Weight Loss Wednesdays: Jenn’s Road to Recovery While Losing Weight”

AlterG Is Out Of This World!

Figuratively and literally!  AlterG was graciously mentioned in this year’s NASA SpinOff book.  This book features innovative technologies from NASA’s space and aeronautics program that transfer the benefits of NASA technology to many sectors of our society.  If you didn’t know already, AlterG’s “differential air pressure” technology was originally developed by NASA scientists to help astronauts exercise in space. Here is the article on the evolution of the technology from a tool for astronaut training in space, to a tool for rehabilitation and athletic training on Earth. Continue reading “AlterG Is Out Of This World!”