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Dr. Greg Pizzolato, D.C.

Chiropractor

Dr. Greg Pizzolato is a Chiropractor practicing in Houma, LA. Dr. Pizzolato specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating conditions associated with the neuromusculoskeletal system, while improving each patients functionality and quality of life. Conditions treated include sciatica, neck pain, and arthritis pain, among many others. Dr. Pizzolato seeks to reduce pain and discomfort through manipulation and adjustment of the spine.
22 years Experience
Dr. Greg Pizzolato, D.C.
  • Houma, LA
  • Life University
  • Accepting new patients

Can heel spurs be corrected by a chiropractor?

most chiropractors will have ultrasound units that can help relieve pain/inflammation from heel spurs

My back has become very curved and is pushing my stomach out. Do you think it can be corrected?

you need to be evaluated by a chiropractor as well as a medical doctor, need to see why it is happening so quickly, for example. are you developing a bone softening disorder that READ MORE
you need to be evaluated by a chiropractor as well as a medical doctor, need to see why it is happening so quickly, for example. are you developing a bone softening disorder that needs to be treated

Does overactive thyroid cause neck pain?

not usually thyroid related but you should be evaluated to make sure it isn't something more serious

Is yoga recommended to treat sciatica?

properly trained yoga instructors can help with stretches that can help reduce spasm causing sciatica as long as it is not a problematic disc causing the problem

Is there a treatment for degenerative disc disease?

usually with medication unless the chiropractor is able to help. I would suggest trying a chiropractor first but the meds should help if not.

My daughter sits with her back slanted. How can her posture be corrected?

teach her proper posture or visit a chiropractor and let them check to see if there is a problem that will need correcting first.

How is back soreness treated?

your bed could be too soft or just worn out. therapy and chiropractic adjustments will usually help.

Can a chiropractor help me with a pain in the back of my thigh?

yes, the chiropractor will align you and show you proper stretching techniques.

Pulling pain in back in morning. Could it be due to sleeping position?

could be from a worn out mattress. try sleeping in a different bed for a few nights to see.

After healing from a sprain, why do I still feel pressure in my ankle?

you could have some joint dysfunction secondary to the injury that caused the sprain that needs to be evaluated by a properly trained chiropractor

Can a chiropractor help me get relief from muscle pain?

Yes, a chiropractor will makes sure that improper alignment isn't responsible for the muscle spasm/pain. They will also show you proper stretches to help relieve the muscle pain/soreness READ MORE
Yes, a chiropractor will makes sure that improper alignment isn't responsible for the muscle spasm/pain. They will also show you proper stretches to help relieve the muscle pain/soreness also be sure to drink enough water daily

Can a chiropractor help in treating migraines?

Usually headaches associated with neck pain will benefit from Chiropractic adjustments

Can stress be the reason for back pain?

Yes, stress can cause pain in the back and shoulders.

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I have a back ache after my car accident. What can I do?

You should see a chiropractor in your town and have some X-rays and an evaluation performed to see what is causing the pain.

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My son suffers from ADHD. Should I bring him to a chiropractor?

Chiropractic care has been known to have success with all sorts of conditions but every patient and situation is different. I suggest you consult with your local chiropractor to READ MORE
Chiropractic care has been known to have success with all sorts of conditions but every patient and situation is different. I suggest you consult with your local chiropractor to see what their experience has yielded in the ADHD realm.

Can you suggest a treatment for the pain in my calf muscles?

That depends on lots of different factors such as, have you had an injury recently, do you have any medical conditions, have you been recently dehydrated, etc. but if just general READ MORE
That depends on lots of different factors such as, have you had an injury recently, do you have any medical conditions, have you been recently dehydrated, etc. but if just general soreness then you can hot tub soak for 20 minutes and follow with ice packs to sore areas for 10 minutes. if symptoms last more than a few days then you should seek medical attention.

Can a chiropractor help in treating foot pain?

A Chiropractor will do an evaluation to see what the cause of the foot pain is and then following eval will most likely be able to do some therapy and adjustments to help reduce READ MORE
A Chiropractor will do an evaluation to see what the cause of the foot pain is and then following eval will most likely be able to do some therapy and adjustments to help reduce and possibly relieve the pain.

I feel my posture has bent after delivery. What can I do?

You should find a chiropractor near you and get evaluated. Sounds like you need an adjustment.

Do chiropractors typically take x-rays?

Yes most Chiropractors should take or at least evaluate previously taken xrays before beginning treatment. It will let the Chiropractor have a better idea of the condition of READ MORE
Yes most Chiropractors should take or at least evaluate previously taken xrays before beginning treatment. It will let the Chiropractor have a better idea of the condition of your spine.

Can a chiropractor relieve muscle pain?

Yes, Chiropractors are trained to treat most musculoskeletal problems. We will do special stretches and various therapies to resolve your muscle problems.

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