Dr. Myriam Marte-Velez is a Chiropractor practicing in Rochester, New York. Dr. Marte-Velez 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. Marte-Velez seeks to reduce pain and discomfort through manipulation and adjustment of the spine.
Education and Training
Bachelors Degree at Interamerican University of Puerto Rico
DC at New York Chiropractic College
Dr. Myriam E. Marte-Velez DC's Expert Contributions
Chiropractic will definitely help your kid. Most of the times we need to have some radiographs of his spine to see if his mychbus affected. We also can work together with an occupational therapy. But most important we need to get a full history of your pregnancy and his birth and more. With the history and an extensive evaluation, corrective care chiropractors could design a care plan to help your son. Chiropractic care, good nutrition and OT and a good compliance with the care plan could benefit your son. READ MORE
For men with spina bífida, bladder function is inseparable from sexual function. Some of the same nerves that control urinary function also are important in sexual function. The lower the level of the SB lesion, the more likely that there will be normal nerve function and therefore, normal sexual function. Higher level lesions may be associated with sexual dysfunction, and may require medical advice or support. Half of the men with lesion lower then L5 can procreate without any medical help. If you are having difficulties, your husband should get checked by an urologist to evaluate his bladder. READ MORE
Hi! Low back pain could be associated to many different causes. After a proper physical, musculoskeletal evaluation, we can find out the root of your concern. The pain you are concerned about could be related to your past surgery. A proper and complete evaluation would be the next step. READ MORE
Hi! Chiropractic care would benefit any person from newborns to elders. Free consultation is available through different practices and some places offers simple spine radiographs. Some practices, do a low fee for that first consultation. You need to understand that one free consultation/evaluation does not guarantee a spinal manipulation. READ MORE
Scoliosis can't be prevented, but early detection and treatment can keep it from getting worse. A good chiropractic evaluation and radiographs are the best way to detect scoliosis. Most of the times, when schools do their scoliosis check-ups, it only gets detected when it is obvious. Also, proper posture and the right use of backpacks are important. READ MORE
Your question is a little vague. You are talking about back pain after an accident. If your pain is on your neck, the pain you are experiencing could be related, but also could be just muscular. A proper and more extensive evaluation would be necessary to get to the root of your concern. You should call your doctor/chiropractor and get re-evaluated and get neck radiographs. A proper medical history would give more precise information. READ MORE
This shooting pain down the leg while standing or walking for long periods of time could be sciatic pain. A proper chiropractic evaluation could help you to find the root of your problem. READ MORE
Yes. Chiropractic can help you with muscle pain. Chiropractic specialized in musculoskeletal conditions. The muscles pain happens because the joints are subluxated, most of the times. This when the position of a vertebra is out of alignment. READ MORE
No, chiropractic will not hurt you. Chiropractic visits will benefit you greatly. The chiropractor would go through your medical history and get the specific details of your surgery to be able to provide you the best care. Chiropractic adjustments will be performed on specific segments of your dorsal spine. READ MORE
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- What Is a Lower Back Pain with Sciatica?
Lower back pain is a common problem experienced by most people at some point during their lifetime. There are several causes for lower back pain with sciatica, and the intensity of pain can range from dull to quite severe. Men and women are equally affected by this condition. Most cases of back pain...
- Scapula and Winged Scapula: Anatomy, Function, Injuries, and Defects
Anatomy of the ScapulaThe scapula is a triangular flat bone, which is also known as the shoulder blade. It lies in the upper back between the second and eighth rib. It connects the upper limb to the trunk and articulates with the humerus or upper arm bone. The articulation takes place at the...
- What are the Signs and Symptoms of Back Pain?
Back pain is a common problem and research has shown that at least 80% of all adults in America experience back pain on a daily basis. Though it can cause great discomfort and pain, most cases are usually not serious and can easily be fixed. According to experts, back pain occurs when the muscles,...
- Scoliosis Pain: Treatment, Management, and Exercises
Scoliosis is a serious condition that often occurs more in females than in males. The condition itself can be hard to diagnose at the start, which is why the healthcare professional will subject the patient to several tests, including asking them to touch their toes as well as to find out if their...
- Chiropractic Care for Arthritis
Chiropractic has been successful and effective in managing the symptoms of arthritis. With regular treatment, pain is decreased and the need for medications is reduced or won't be needed. Chiropractic care can also restore lost range of motion and flexibility, increase muscle strength and improve...
- What Is Back Pain: Get The Facts
Every now and then, you hear people complaining about constant back pain. According to statistics, about 80% of Americans will suffer from back pain at one point of their life.Back pain can be caused by many things, but it is most commonly triggered by incorrect sitting or standing positions, not...
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