Conditions We Care For

Dr. Swanson specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis and care of nervous system and musculoskeletal disorders. Dr. Swanson cares for a wide variety of conditions ranging from golf injuries and car accidents to post surgical patients and those with headaches, neck pain, back pain and sports injuries. We have successfully cared for patients ranging from newborns to the elderly, from athletes to the sedentary. For a more extensive list of common terms, please see below.

Dr. Swanson has extensive experience and postgraduate training in the areas of athletic and occupational injuries. Dr. Swanson is also well trained in the areas of diagnosis, care, and documentation of automobile collisions. He is currently receiving his training with the world renowned Dr. Arthur Croft, from the Spine Research Institute of San Diego.

The following is just a partial list of the conditions that we commonly care for:

Common Terms:

Pinched Nerves
Disc Injuries
Sciatica (Pain down back of leg)
Tennis/Golfer’s Elbow
Knee Pain
Neck Pain
Low Back Pain
Post-Surgical Pains
Overuse Injury
Ankle Pain
Shoulder Pain
Carpal Tunnel
Whiplash/Personal Injury

Medical Diagnoses:

Spine Conditions:
Cervicogenic Headaches
Cervical Radiculopathy
Disc Bulges/Herniations (Neck & Low Back)
Spinal Stenosis
Facet Syndrome
Discogenic Lowback Pain
Sacroiliac Dysfunction
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Anisomelia (Short Leg)
Degenerative Joint Disease (Arthritis)
Costochondritis/Rib Joint Pain
Mechanical Spine Pain
Spinal Instability
Sport Medicine/Sports Injury:
Rotator Cuff Tendonopathy
Medial/Lateral Epiconylitis
Plantar Fasciitis
Achilles Tendonopathy
Patellofemoral Pain
Ankle Sprains
Post Surgical Meniscal Lesions/Tears
Ligamentous Injuries
Joint Hypomobility
Bursitis (Shoulder, Hip, Knee, etc.)
Work Related Injury:
Various Repetitive Stress Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
General Strain/Sprain Syndromes
Cumulative Trauma Disorders
Neck/Back Injuries
Motor Vehicle/Personal Injury:
Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration

(i.e. Whiplash, CAD)
Delayed Onset Headaches

Any questions you may have concerning these conditions or other conditions not listed, please contact Dr. Swanson.  E-mail and phone calls are welcome.