Blog Archive

When Are Your Headaches Cause for Concern? Jan 7th, 2021

Headaches are never fun, but if you experience severe headaches, you may worry that you have an underlying health condition. The headache experts at Peak Physical Medicine in Visalia, California, have the expertise you need with diagnosing and treating different types of headache pain.  Our skilled providers also want you...

Migraines Are Making Me Miserable Dec 2nd, 2020

Are migraines making your life miserable? You aren’t alone. Over one billion people worldwide suffer from migraines, including about 40 million women, men, and children in the United States.  Whether you get migraines frequently or once in a while, there’s no doubt that the pain and discomfort can debilitate you...

How Chiropractic Care Helps with Arthritis Nov 9th, 2020

Are you one of the 55 million Americans living with arthritis? If so, you understand firsthand the inflammation, pain, and stiffness the condition brings. These symptoms impact your ability to carry out daily activities and hinder your mobility.    To combat the swelling and pain, many people turn to pain medications...

Should I Try Botox or Fillers? Oct 1st, 2020

Did you know that although Botox® and dermal fillers both reduce noticeable signs of aging, they work in different ways? Botox diminishes the appearance of wrinkles while fillers replace lost volume and stimulate collagen production.  When used together, these two popular treatments take years off your face. Even better? Neither...

Could I Benefit from IV Therapy? Sep 16th, 2020

With millions of Americans and people worldwide affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s especially important to stay healthy and infection-free this flu and cold season. Washing your hands frequently, getting plenty of sleep, and eating a healthy diet can help. But did you know there’s something else you can do...

Revitalize Summer Skin With a Laser Treatment Aug 18th, 2020

There’s no doubt that California summers are sunny and warm! However, after spending more time outdoors in the summer months, your skin can be left looking dry, spotted, and wrinkled — even as summer fades into fall. In fact, over 80% of the signs of aging are caused by the...

Are You at Risk for Sciatica? Jul 26th, 2020

Have you experienced shooting pain that runs from your lower back into your leg? Is this pain more noticeable after you spend time sitting or standing? The root cause could be sciatica. Even if you haven’t experienced the pain of sciatica yet, you could be at risk of developing this...

Understanding the Healing Power of Stem Cells Jun 23rd, 2020

Are you sick of swallowing pills or getting repeat injections for your chronic condition or injury? Does the idea of surgery or other more invasive treatments make you cringe? At Peak Physical Medicine in Visalia, California, we have good news for sufferers of chronic bone, muscle, and soft tissue problems,...

Get Back to Better Living With Functional Medicine May 20th, 2020

Are you struggling to feel well and healthy — especially if you have multiple, seemingly unrelated symptoms? Functional medicine may be a way to get back to better living faster. This integrated approach to health care is one of the best ways to foster wellness and prevent and treat disease. ...

How Spinal Decompression Can Alleviate Chronic Back and Neck Pain Apr 27th, 2020

If you suffer from chronic back or neck pain, you’ aren’t alone. The bad news? About 80% of people report at least one episode of back pain and up to two-thirds deal with irritating neck pain. The good news? Thanks to Peak Physical Medicine and nonsurgical spinal decompression, you don’t...

Ditch the Drugs: Learn About Our Natural Headache and Migraine Remedies Mar 25th, 2020

Are you tired of popping pain pills to try to deal with headache or migraine pain? At Peak Physical Medicine in Visalia, California, we have good news. You don’t have to take medication to say goodbye to headaches and migraines! Our care team specializes in finding effective solutions to your...

Repair Sun Damage and Other Skin Imperfections with Laser Therapy Feb 19th, 2020

The good news? Here in California, we’re fortunate to enjoy many days of beautiful sunshine. The not-so-good news? Over time, that time in the sun shows up on our skin. Although sun damage and other skin imperfections, like uneven pigmentation, aren’t dangerous, they can make you feel embarrassed or self-conscious. ...

Improve Your Posture and Improve Your Health Jan 30th, 2020

If you’re like most people, you haven’t spent much time thinking about your posture since you were little and nagged to stand or sit up straight. The fact is, most of us are tied to our desks for most of the day and don’t give posture a second thought until...

Boost Your Immunity This Cold Season With IV Therapy Dec 6th, 2019

Having a cold can make you miserable, and makes it difficult to get through your day. A cold is the most common reason that adults miss work and children miss school. It can keep you coughing and sniffling for 7 to 10 days, and sometimes you have to spend much...

Microneedling with PRP: The Reason It’s Among the Hottest Facial Rejuvenation Treatments Nov 8th, 2019

Whether you’re looking to diminish enlarged pores, banish sun damage, or say goodbye to fine lines and wrinkles, all-natural microneedling with PRP is just what the doctor ordered. At Peak Physical Medicine in Visalia, CA, we specialize in holistic and regenerative therapies, including facial rejuvenation with the dynamic combo of...

Regenerative Medicine Therapies Could Be the Solution to Your Chronic Back Pain Oct 1st, 2019

Americans are no strangers to chronic back pain — 80% of the population experiences lower back pain at some point in their lives, and about one in five struggle with the pain on an ongoing basis. As the medical world scrambles to provide relief, usually through pain management or interventional...