Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., Trained in McKenzie Method of MDT Part A: The Lumbar Spine

Good news for patients with upper and lower back pain: Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., A.R.T., is now trained in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) Part A – the first in a four-part post-graduate series that focuses on identifying and correcting mechanical instabilities that cause pain. Part A of the McKenzie Method of MDT … Continue reading Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., Trained in McKenzie Method of MDT Part A: The Lumbar Spine

Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic Extends Clinic Hours in Preparation for Thanksgiving

Holiday Clinic Hours Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic will be closed November 24-November 27 in honor of Thanksgiving. To accommodate patients, we are offering extended clinic hours leading up to the holiday. Patients can schedule appointments with Dr. Wiechmann during the following times at 101 N. Main Street in Oakland: Monday (11/21) : 8:00 a.m. to … Continue reading Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic Extends Clinic Hours in Preparation for Thanksgiving

Pott. County Sports & Family Chiropractic Updates Clinic Hours to Better Serve Patients

Appointments Now available four days a week* in Oakland Oakland, Iowa – November 10, 2016 – To better serve patients in Oakland and the surrounding areas, Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic is expanding its clinic hours in Oakland on Thursdays. As such, Dr. Wiechmann will no longer be treating patients at the Family Health Walk-In Clinic in … Continue reading Pott. County Sports & Family Chiropractic Updates Clinic Hours to Better Serve Patients

Shoulder Pain: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

The shoulder is the body’s most mobile joint, which makes it susceptible to shoulder injuries and other conditions that can cause shoulder pain. The most common causes of shoulder injuries include chronic wear and tear (such as repetitive overhead motion) and direct impact (such as a high-impact collision or fall). While chiropractic care is often … Continue reading Shoulder Pain: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

Sports Physicals for Student Athletes: Why are they Important?

According to the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, athletic injuries account for about 20 percent of all injury-related emergency visits for kids ages six to 19. Sports physicals can uncover hidden dangers prior to the start of the season, which helps keep athletes safe on and off the field. They are typically required about one month … Continue reading Sports Physicals for Student Athletes: Why are they Important?

Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic Expands into Avoca

Oakland, Iowa – July 13, 2016 – Starting July 28, Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., A.R.T., will be practicing at the Family Health Walk-In Clinic in Avoca from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursdays. The Family Health Walk-in Clinic is located at 101 N. Elm Street and provides affordable after-hours care for families with minor health conditions. … Continue reading Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic Expands into Avoca

Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., A.R.T., Opens Pott. County Sports & Family Chiropractic

Oakland, Iowa – June 23, 2016 – Residents of Oakland, Avoca, Treynor and the surrounding areas will be pleased to learn there is a new healthcare provider in town. Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., A.R.T., recently relocated from Kansas City, Mo., to Oakland, where he is treating patients at Pottawattamie County Sports & Family Chiropractic. Located at 101 … Continue reading Nathaniel Wiechmann, D.C., A.R.T., Opens Pott. County Sports & Family Chiropractic

What is Active Release Technique (ART) and How Can it Relieve My Pain?

Active Release Technique (ART) is a soft tissue, movement-based therapy used to treat injured scar tissue and adhesions in the body. As a certified ART provider, I often encourage patients with headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shin splints, shoulder pain, plantar fasciitis, knee pain and Tennis Elbow (among other conditions) to consider ART to … Continue reading What is Active Release Technique (ART) and How Can it Relieve My Pain?