Dr. Geoff Besso DC, DCCJP is the founder and owner of Besso Clinic of Chiropractic in Stow, Ohio. He is a proud member of the Upper Cervical Council of the International Chiropractic Association (ICA) and the Society of Chiropractic Orthospinology.
He finished his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Besso is accredited in the Orthospinology Procedure, making him one of the very few Ohio state doctors specializing in gentle upper cervical chiropractic method.
Dr. Besso received a Diplomate in Chiropractic Craniocervical Junction Procedures (DCCJP). Less than 20 chiropractors in the whole world have earned this accreditation from the International Chiropractic Association.
His life mission is to help his patients live their lives to the fullest through specific chiropractic care. He practices Upper Cervical Care and Orthospinology.
Silent migraine or migraine aura without a headache is among the fascinating disorders of patients seeking atlas bone adjustments. That's because, unlike other sub-types of headaches, silent migraines don't cause significant head pain or discomfort. Instead, it triggers a series of debilitating symptoms that prevent an affected individual's overall wellness. According to reports, up to 3 to 5 percent of migraineurs experience silent migraines. And sadly, most of these individuals don't know that they have the problem until they begin seeking help from a doctor, head specialist, or chiropractor. Clueless about their health complaint, these people fail to manage their [...]
Arthritis or joint inflammation refers to a group of diseases that affect various joints in your body. It is one of the most common health conditions worldwide that often affects people over 40 years old and can be debilitating if left unattended. With the disease affecting joints in the body, typical daily movements and motions like walking, running, writing, or standing becomes extra challenging. Despite mainly affecting the shoulders, hands, knees, hips, and feet, it can also cause severe upper neck pain. Sadly, not many people know that arthritis can cause an achy neck. As a result, neck pain relief [...]
Thousands of women key in the search engines query “what is vertigo?”. Studies attribute this trend to how vertigo affects women. Notably, irrespective of age and overall body condition, women tend to experience worse vertigo attacks than men. Have you ever wondered why this happens? How can women cope better with constant bouts of spinning sensations? Discover more about how vertigo episodes affect women as you read on. What is Vertigo and How Does it Affect Women? Vertigo or spinning sensation is a common consequence of a faulty vestibular system. However, it can sometimes stem from many health conditions, [...]
Coughing is a common health complaint among various age groups. It’s a reflex action of the respiratory system to get rid of foreign objects that travel into the nose and down to the throat. When you’re down with the flu, you will likely cough more often than usual. Unfortunately, besides throat irritation and abdominal muscle pain, coughing can also cause other problems such as headaches or migraines. But why do some people get a headache when coughing? How are headaches and coughing connected, and what can you do to cope besides visiting a chiropractor for migraines and headaches? Learn more [...]
Sitting in one position all day could result in upper neck pain. It could get so sharp and burning that it impacts your routine significantly. This type of painful flare-up may stem from muscle strain or a subluxation (misalignment) between two cervical vertebrae. Luckily, you don't have to suffer from this forever! You can minimize your pain and give your neck some rest using the tips that we will provide in this blog. We'll also introduce you to upper cervical chiropractic care and how it can get down to the root of your problem. Steps to Remove Upper Neck [...]
Waking up with ear congestion can be an awful experience. It’s uncomfortable and frustrating, and it can affect your entire day. It might also be worrying, especially if you’re unsure why you experience such a symptom or when it occurs with other symptoms such as vertigo. Every ENT doctor or upper cervical chiropractor for vertigo may hear some patients complain about spinning sensations with ear fullness or congestion. These often come from those with Meniere’s disease, an inner ear problem caused by abnormal accumulation of fluids in the ear. Ear Congestion – A Known Symptom of Meniere’s Disease Indeed, [...]
Due to the pandemic, millions of employees have to work from home. While this has provided more flexibility to workers, it has also become a significant source of health issues such as back pains. If you are among the many people working remotely, you are likely familiar with backaches too. Most of the time, this arises from atlas subluxation, a condition where the uppermost neck bones get misaligned. Because of the atlas or C1 bone's movability, it can quickly shift its position even with minimal force. So, for example, if you frequently maintain a poor posture while sitting during your [...]
If you have been dealing with an intense throbbing or pounding headache with other neurological symptoms, you may have a migraine. The chances are high when the symptoms make you suffer for long hours or days. If it’s true you have migraines, you are not alone. Migraines are a fairly common health concern that affects millions of people in the US. In fact, the Migraine Research Foundation revealed that nearly 1 out of 4 households in the country include a member who suffers from migraines. Migraines are more common among women, but men can suffer from it just the same. [...]
Have you experienced being dizzy before? What is it like? A lot of people felt dizzy at least once or for a short while. At least 40% of adults aged 40 have been diagnosed with an illness with dizziness as its main symptom. Dizziness is a feeling of losing your balance. Also, you may feel lightheadedness, and may even feel as if you are going to faint. It is the number one cause of fainting. Dizziness by itself is not a sign of a severe condition. However, it is an excellent idea to pay attention to it. Be vigilant in [...]
Fibromyalgia is a chronic health condition that generates severe pain in the muscles and causes tender points all over the body. A person dealing with fibromyalgia pain often experiences disability and reduced quality of life. In general, fibromyalgia can be a life-long condition, but it is not a deadly disease. However, its complications include an increased risk of higher death rates due to suicide attempts and severe physical injuries. A 2010 study discovered that the risk of death due to suicide was ten times higher in those with fibromyalgia compared to the general community. Degrees of depression in fibromyalgia patients [...]