Cox Flexion Distraction and My Family’s Trip to Florida

I am David A. Johnson, DC, PT, DPT and I am one of the luckiest men on earth. This last spring break I got the opportunity to take my wife and my two girls to Florida as a result of my attendance of a...

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North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation´┐Żs Efforts to Train Interns

At North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation we are committed to teaching young clinicians the best evidenced based approach to conservative spine and musculoskeletal care. I am Dr. David A. J...

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2012 APTA Combined Sectionals Meeting

I am Dr. David A. Johnson and I am licensed as both a chiropractic physician and as a physical therapist in Illinois. I am the owner and Director of Clinics at North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabili...

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Chiropractic Physicians as Orthopedic Specialists

Chiropractic Physicians as Orthopedic Specialists I am Dr. David A. Johnson and I am licensed as both a chiropractic physician and a physical therapist in Illinois. I have been boa...

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February is Patient Appreciation Month!

February is Patient Appreciation Month! February is patient appreciation month at North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation. This is the month that we sh...

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Dr. Johnson’s story of how North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation came to be

I graduated with honors from the Logan College of Chiropractic in December of 1987 with both a bachelors of science and my doctor of chiropractic degrees. I was 24 years old and was ready to take on t...

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Happy Holidays from all of us at North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation

In this holiday season it is important that we reflect back on the year we have had. I am Dr. David A. Johnson and I am the Director of Clinics at North Shore Spinal & Sports Rehabilitation. I bel...

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2011 Spine Research Institute of San Diego Scientific Conference

I recently had the opportunity to attend the 2011 Spine Research Institute of San Diego Scientific Conference put on by Dr. Arthur Croft in San Diego. As a chiropractic physician I have attended th...

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Mechanical lower back pain

My name is Dr. David A. Johnson and I am both a chiropractic physician and a doctor of physical therapy. I have been practicing for over twenty years after starting my practice in Lake Forest, Illi...

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Why Dr. Johnson went back to Physical Therapy School

I have been asked by a lot of people why I went back to physical therapy school when I was 42 after practicing successfully as a chiropra...

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July 7, 2020

Rotator Cuff Tear

You’re a high end North Shore women’s league tennis player. In a tournament final you find your opponent is a younger, aggressive player....
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June 7, 2020

Rehabilitation of Rotator Cuff Impingement Disorders

Does your upper arm hurt when you raise your hand over head? Does it pinch and sting when you move your shoulder in certain directions? Is it difficu...
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May 21, 2020

Rehabilitating Trochanteric Bursitis

I remember a Highland Park golfer who came to me saying, “My left hip is killing me when I follow through on my swing.” After examining h...
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