Welcome to Howard County Chiropractic!
Howard County’s Premier Conservative Care and Sports Injury Facility
Chiropractic Sports Physician
Is a doctor that treats conditions of the entire musculoskeletal system. These specialized healthcare professionals undergo additional schooling above and beyond that of a typical chiropractor. Learn more »
We offer various types of massage therapy in order to meet all of our patient’s individual needs. These affordable treatment sessions are available six days a week and can be scheduled for as little as 15 minutes or as long as 60 minutes. Learn more »
We offer a vast array of Chinese Medicine modalities including acupuncture, acupressure, cupping, herbs, and massage. These affordable sessions are available throughout the week and are often covered by insurance companies. Learn more »
Soft Tissue Treatment
We specialize in various soft tissue techniques including Cold Laser Therapy, Graston Technique™, Kinesio® Taping, Active Release Techniques™ (A.T.R.) and Massage Therapy. Learn more »
Comprehensive physical therapy is provided on-site for the treatment of various musculoskeletal conditions. Learn more »
We address all conditions comprehensively and often recommend Nutritional Supplements for pain reduction, inflammation control and muscle relaxation. Learn more »
As part of our comprehensive care program, we are now offering the Graston® Technique. The Graston® Technique has been effective in treating many soft-tissue dysfunctions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, cervical neck pain, fibromyalgia, lower back pain, joint sprain, muscle strain, painful scars and more.Learn more »
The Kinesio Taping® Method is a rehabilitative taping technique that is designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process while providing support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting the body’s range of motion. Dr. Russel Antico is a certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner and has had a great deal of success with adding this modality to his treatment arsenal.Read more »
Active Release Techniques (ART)
ART is a patented, state of the art soft tissue system/movement based massage technique that treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves. Headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shin splints, shoulder pain, sciatica, plantar fasciitis, knee problems, and tennis elbow are just a few of the many conditions that can be resolved quickly and permanently with ART.Read more »
Most people assume that when they ask me what conditions I treat the most, the answer will be neck and/or lower back pain. Although that was likely true about five years ago, I have to say that these days, shoulder injuries rank right up there at the top of the list.
I am often asked, “Why is it that some acupuncturists say that I won’t feel the needles, but you tell me I will?” First, let me clarify my stance on needles with an anecdote from my training. When I was doing my rounds with established doctors in the Portland area, I found myself working for […]
Thinking back to a typical work day 50-60 years ago (not that I was there, but I can imagine), it was quite common (and appropriate) to hear someone say, “I just want to sit down and relax” after an 8-hour day of whatever “work” was. Funny, you don’t hear that much these days!