Dr. Cheney

Dr. John Cheney is the owner and chiropractor at Source Chiropractic and Wellness in Draper, Utah. He has earned not one but two postgraduate trainings in upper cervical chiropractic.

He received the Magna Cum Laude honor when he graduated from Life Chiropractic College West. In the same year, he finished his first postgraduate training program in Knee Chest Upper Cervical Specific (KCUCS) through the coaching project of Dr. Shawn Dill, a specialist in the upper cervical chiropractic field.

Three years later, he also accomplished his second postgraduate (KCUCS) course through the Tic Institute and expert Dr. BJ Kale. Dr. Cheney has done several chiropractic outreach programs in El Salvador and Nicaragua. He adjusted about hundreds of people who were looking for relief through chiropractic care.

At present, Dr. Cheney serves the people of Draper and surrounding areas through upper cervical chiropractic.

Visit Dr. Cheney's practice website

Technique/s: Upper Cervical Care, Knee Chest Upper Cervical Specific

Blogs by Dr. Cheney

How Do You Fix Vertigo with BPPV?

BPPV, short for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo, accounts for most of the recorded vertigo cases. Patients who have BPPV often experience intense vertigo episodes when changing the head's orientation or position. This means that even the smallest movements, such as rolling on the side of the bed, can cause a brief but very uncomfortable spinning sensation.  To help you understand the condition and find effective vertigo relief, let’s check out what BPPV stands for: Benign – Your condition isn’t deadly or harmful.  Paroxysmal – This refers to sudden and brief spasms or attacks.  Positional – Unlike other vertigo types, BPPV [...]

Neck Pain Due to Whiplash Isn’t Surprising

One of the most frequently asked questions about whiplash is whether it brings on neck pain. Does whiplash cause neck pain? The answer is pretty obvious—YES, it can cause neck pain. It shouldn’t come as a surprise. After all, whiplash is a neck injury that stems from a forceful, rapid back-and-forth jerking of the neck. Possible Causes of Whiplash Whiplash often happens to people who had a major vehicular accident. However, it can also result from any events that cause the neck muscles to extend beyond the limit of range of motion. Several unfortunate incidents can cause whiplash injury such [...]

By |October 18th, 2020|Categories: Neck Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Neck Pain Due to Whiplash Isn’t Surprising

Symptoms of Late Stage Meniere’s Disease

  Meniere’s disease is a condition that causes vertigo, ringing in the ears, and hearing loss. The problem originates from the inner ear, and not the brain like what was previously thought. The medical community is still not entirely sure how this disease begins. However, there are many theories over the last several years.    Possible Root Causes of Meniere’s Disease According to theories, these are some of the likely causes of Meniere’s disease:  Circulation problems Viral infections Autoimmune reactions Allergies Migraines Possible genetic link   These are all considered as possible causes. On the other hand, two leading theories [...]

Taking Care of Your Migraines: What Works Best

Migraines cause extreme pounding and a throbbing headache. They regularly affect only one side of the head, accompanied by sensitivity to light and sound, nausea, and vomiting. Migraine pain can last for a few hours or even a few days. Migraineurs often describe the pain as debilitating. Some people experience migraines with aura. An aura is a type of warning signal that appears about an hour before the actual migraine attack. It can come in the form of blind spots, flashing lights, or tingling sensation on one side of the face or in the leg or arm. 4 Stages of [...]

By |June 21st, 2020|Categories: Migraines / Headaches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Taking Care of Your Migraines: What Works Best

When Fibromyalgia Interrupts Your Sleep: 10 Things to Do

Getting a good night’s sleep is a real struggle for people who have fibromyalgia. Proper rest and sleep are elusive companions for them. Tossing and turning each night are inevitable as they have a hard time sleeping. The difficulty in staying asleep is due to body pain, which increases sleep deprivation and intensifies the pain even more. People with fibromyalgia regularly experience these sleep disorders: Insomnia Restless leg syndrome Sleep apnea Unfortunately, these sleep disorders hinder people from achieving restful and deep sleep. Why do these things happen to people with fibromyalgia? A glitch in the regular pattern of brain [...]

By |April 19th, 2020|Categories: Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on When Fibromyalgia Interrupts Your Sleep: 10 Things to Do

Can Neck Pain and Nausea Be Related Symptoms?

Neck pain and nausea are two symptoms that appear to go hand in hand when it comes to a number of illnesses. What are some conditions that may lead to both neck pain and nausea? We will look at a few types. Then we will address a natural way to get relief for what may be the underlying cause of your symptoms. Read on to learn more!  Conditions That Present with Neck Pain and Nausea  There are actually so many different conditions that present with both of these symptoms, there is no way to discuss them all. Instead, we will [...]

By |February 16th, 2020|Categories: Neck Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Can Neck Pain and Nausea Be Related Symptoms?

The Most Important Explanation of Meniere’s Disease You’ll Ever Read

When it comes to vestibular disorders, Meniere’s disease may not be incredibly common (about 1 in 500 people), but it certainly is one of the more recognizable issues that affect the ear and can lead to severe bouts of vertigo. We’re going to provide you with the most essential information about this health condition, especially when it comes to finding natural relief.  The Difference Between Meniere’s Disease and Endolymphatic Hydrops  Let’s begin by clearing up one of the most glaring misconceptions about this condition. You need to understand the difference between Meniere’s disease and endolymphatic hydrops because many people, even [...]

By |December 15th, 2019|Categories: Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Most Important Explanation of Meniere’s Disease You’ll Ever Read

Migraines Vs. Sinus Headaches – How to Tell Them Apart

Are one of the millions of people who seem to get sinus headaches all the time, perhaps even a few times per week? If you have never read an article comparing the symptoms of migraines vs. sinus headaches, you may be in for a shock. It turns out that a lot of people confuse the two! In fact, there was one study that showed 86% of people who thought they were having sinus headaches were actually getting migraines. Could the same be true for you? In order to clear the air, were going to begin by considering some of the [...]

By |October 20th, 2019|Categories: Migraines / Headaches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Migraines Vs. Sinus Headaches – How to Tell Them Apart

Top Fibro Fog Causes and Coping Methods

The pain of fibromyalgia can be debilitating enough, but for many people living with this chronic health ailment, the fibro fog may be even more challenging to cope with. What is fibro fog? What causes this series of symptoms to occur for fibromyalgia patients? Is there any way to deal with fibro fog naturally? We will address the answers to these questions for you.  What Is Fibro Fog? Fibro fog is a series of cognitive symptoms that are usually called brain fog. The term is just slightly altered to show that the brain fog is due to fibromyalgia. These cognitive [...]

By |August 18th, 2019|Categories: Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Top Fibro Fog Causes and Coping Methods

Putting Neck Pain to Bed: Sleep Tips for Less Painful Mornings

For some people, neck pain has become a normal part of waking up and getting through the day.  Neck issues can range from dull discomfort to debilitating pain that affects things that many of us take for granted – working at the computer, driving a car, exercising, and having a thriving social life.  The neck is a complicated structure, which makes it prone to getting stiff, sore, and uncomfortable. If you wake up with a stiff, painful neck, then check out the tips below to see if they can give you some needed relief. Why is My Neck Vulnerable to [...]

By |June 16th, 2019|Categories: Neck Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Putting Neck Pain to Bed: Sleep Tips for Less Painful Mornings
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