Dr. Scott Hansen is the principal NUCCA doctor at Precision Spinal Care in Laguna Hills, CA. He has been offering compassionate and personalized care to Laguna Hills and its neighboring communities since 2014. Dr. Hansen majored in Biology at the Cleveland Chiropractic College, where he earned magna cum laude honor. After finishing his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, he practiced in Coral Springs, Florida. Years later, he set up his own practice in California. His experience with chiropractic and the NUCCA method began long before he became a practitioner. When he was young, he sustained a back injury while playing hockey and received chiropractic care. As a result, he was adjusted back to health, and his incredible experience was a deciding factor in his choice of a career. In addition, the NUCCA method of chiropractic was a life-changer for him because it has helped him recover from migraines, hypertension, and allergies during his young adult years. Visit Dr. Scott Hansen’s practice website.

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Sciatica Pain Is Real – Here’s How You Can Cope

Sciatica brings an unpleasant sensation that starts from your lower back and radiates to your buttocks, back thigh, calf, and sometimes your feet. If you’re among the thousands of patients who have it, you’re likely also seeking doctors or other healthcare professionals who know how to get rid of sciatica altogether.  Sciatica is a lower back condition that is painful and uncomfortable. Usually, it happens when you have a ruptured or herniated disk, a bone spur, or spinal stenosis. Your sciatic nerve endures pressure when any of these three takes place. Once the sciatic nerve gets compressed, inflammation, pain, and [...]

4 Kinds of Primary Headache and How to Manage Them

Headache is a common condition that agonizes many people more than one can count in a lifetime. It’s also the main reason why people seek a chiropractor for migraines. Sadly, few people know much about it, even if it’s a common problem. On top of that, only a handful of patients understand what specific type of headache they have.  In most cases, people suffering from headaches only know a couple of things. One of which is that headaches are painful and debilitating. Another would be that headaches can occur with other symptoms like neck pain and fatigue. To prevent headaches [...]

By |April 24th, 2022|Categories: Migraines / Headaches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 4 Kinds of Primary Headache and How to Manage Them

Top 5 Things That Can Trigger a TMJ Flare-up

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders are among the leading causes of pain and discomfort in many Americans. Chances are, you came across this blog post because you also have TMJD and hope to understand how the condition works and what you can do to find sustainable TMJ pain relief. Let’s help you improve your TMJD care plan by discussing a bit more about the symptoms and the four identified triggers.    Why TMJD Hurts  TMJ disorders afflict about 10 million Americans. It develops from an irritated or damaged TMJ – the hinge-like connection between the lower and upper jawbones. Notably, most [...]

By |March 27th, 2022|Categories: TMJ / Jaw Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Top 5 Things That Can Trigger a TMJ Flare-up

Acoustic Neuroma: A Lesser-Known Condition That Brings Vertigo

Acoustic neuroma affects around 2000 to 3000 Americans each year. While it generally doesn’t threaten one’s life, it can cause crippling vertigo attacks that can affect a person's daily activities like commuting to work and attending to chores. Thankfully, simple remedies like an atlas bone adjustment can curb the severity of the symptoms and manage day-to-day activities with greater ease. Learn more about how you can cope better with acoustic neuroma-related vertigo attacks as we take a deep dive into the discussion below.    Acoustic Neuroma and Vertigo Attacks Doctors explain that an acoustic neuroma is a benign tumor that [...]

Dealing with Upper Neck Pain By Understanding Its Triggers

Have you ever tried waking up early in the morning only to realize that you have severe upper neck pain? Well, you’re not alone! Thousands of Americans can relate to your situation. Some even go through the same horror every morning because of persisting health conditions.   While chronic neck pain is not a life-threatening problem, it can cause a long list of issues ranging from decreased productivity to a sour mood. Surely, you don’t want to experience such inconveniences and hope to end the symptom by targeting its root cause. Join us in investigating the common causes or triggers of [...]

By |February 13th, 2022|Categories: Neck Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Dealing with Upper Neck Pain By Understanding Its Triggers

Getting Rid of Fibromyalgia and Anxiety Problems

Fibromyalgia often triggers mental health concerns like anxiety because most patients dread the symptoms that come with the disease. The flare-ups also tend to occur without warning, leaving people vulnerable and in pain at work or while doing activities like driving or preparing for family gatherings.  Fortunately, healthcare innovations today like fibromyalgia chiropractic provide hope to suffering people. Such remedies come in handy in addressing physical symptoms like widespread body pain and the mental impacts of the condition like panic and anxiety attacks.   Anxiety and Fibromyalgia Are a Nightmare for Many Patients Anxiety and fibromyalgia share one distinct similarity: [...]

By |December 26th, 2021|Categories: Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Getting Rid of Fibromyalgia and Anxiety Problems

Is it Hip Pain or Back Pain? Let’s Locate the Pain

Shooting pain in the lower part of your body can be a little hard to trace. It’s because the pain can either be coming from the hips or the lower back. Either way, you can take Advil for back pain and hip pain relief. But if you want to correct and fix the problem, your physician must identify where the pain is coming from. This blog will trace the root of your pain—the hip or back?   How to Tell If You Have a Hip Pain Identifying the cause of your lower body pain is vital to finding the right [...]

Why You Have Headaches When You Bend Over

You bend over to reach the keys you dropped on the floor. Suddenly, an agonizing headache sets in, leaving you in shock and significant discomfort. Naturally, this makes you wonder what happened. Is it something serious? Do you need to call a doctor or a chiropractor for migraines? If this isn’t a recurring issue, then you don’t need to seek immediate care. However, if it happens every time you pick something up or bend your back and lower your head, you must narrow down its possible root cause.   Headaches: A Common Source of Pain and Discomfort The World Health [...]

By |October 24th, 2021|Categories: Migraines / Headaches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Why You Have Headaches When You Bend Over

Do These to Wipe Out TMJ Ear Pain

Was there a time when you thought your TMJ ear pain was just a simple ear infection? Everything seemed fine, and you did not see it as something worth an ounce of worry. So, you ignored it, and you continued to live your life. However, things quickly spiraled down as your ear pain progressed. You noticed that the pain began to radiate to your jaw. In the end, it became severe that simple acts of chewing and talking required too much effort.  You don’t have to retake this path. We encourage you to read this blog until the end. After [...]

By |September 26th, 2021|Categories: TMJ / Jaw Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Do These to Wipe Out TMJ Ear Pain

Vertigo After a Head Injury: What Should You Do?

Experiencing frequent vertigo after a head injury can be worrisome and might give you the impression that there is something life-threatening going on. So, how severe is this symptom? Does it call for emergency assistance, or do you only need help from professionals like a chiropractor for vertigo and receive atlas bone adjustment? Join us as we investigate vertigo episodes triggered by head trauma or injury.   Post-Traumatic Vertigo – How It Develops Head trauma due to traumatic brain injuries, concussions, or whiplash is among the leading causes of vertigo in the younger population. Statistics note that while spinning sensations [...]

By |August 22nd, 2021|Categories: Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Vertigo After a Head Injury: What Should You Do?
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