click here
find a Practitioner
To get our monthly newsletter,
Sign up here
My email address
First Name
Last Name
John Lubecki, DC
Lubecki Chiropractic Office
916-966-7395
7405 Winding Way
Fair Oaks, CA 95628 United States
Successful Healing of Severe Horseback Riding Accident
A female patient suffered from a severe horseback riding accident which had occurred at the age of 15. The horse fell into a jump. When it attempted to get up one foot of the patient was caught in the stirrup. The patient was dragged a few feet until her face was slammed into a post. A subsequent diagnosis did not identify any further injury.

Shortly after the patient started to run three times a week. After a couple of weeks the patient started to experience sharp shooting pain in her left side-ribcage. The pain became worse over time. Therefore, the patient concluded that there had to be something fundamentally wrong.

She approached several MDs for further investigation of the symptoms but none of them could identify the problem. Blood tests as well as CTs had been taken several times. No explanations for the problem were found. Several anti-inflammatory drugs had been prescribed without success. Worst of all, insurances did not cover the expenses for all the measures ordered by the MDs (e.g. $1,400 per CT and $200 per visit).

Over time the pain had become really bad. The patient could not run, workout, or ride horses. In addition, sleeping had become difficult. Many times the patient woke up during the night due to the permanent pain.

Given the bad condition of the patient, a chiropractic treatment followed next. The patient saw two chiropractors for the following two years. Both practitioners charged enormous fees without any major result.

The first chiropractor diagnosed major misalignments (based on x-rays) and suggested one whole year for treatment. The patient had three treatments a week for the first four months, then two sessions a week for another four months, and finally one session a week for the remaining two months. The total treatment of about 100 adjustments and $50 per session amounted to $5,000. Her mom settled the cost with a one time upfront payment of $1,900. The chiropractor used a small device called Activator to correct the misalignments.

Given the lack of success achieved by the first chiropractor the patient started a treatment with another one. He also took x-rays base on which he suggested manual adjustments rather than using the Activator device. He sold one year of treatment for $1,800 (about 100 sessions). Many areas of the patients neck and back were manually adjusted. Unfortunately, the patient had become worse rather than better after completing the annual treatment program.

Given the miserable condition of the patient, a friend advised to see Dr. Lubecki. He explained to the patient that once the skull and atlas were adjusted the entire spine would straighten out and all misalignments would correct themselves immediately. The results confirmed his diagnosis. After Dr. Lubeckis adjustment the pain stopped right away (2008). The patient had been free of pain for the first time in years. The results have sustained ever since. The patient is riding again and enjoys life as before the accident.
Bussiness Hours: 9AM-10PM (Mo-Sun)
Phone Consulting: Yes
Fees Schedule: by arrangement
You may be interested in the discussion group of
Sign in to post a comment.
Sign in to post a private message.
chronic injury Fair Oaks CA,injuries Fair Oaks CA,injured Fair Oaks CA,spinal injury Fair Oaks CA,knee injury Fair Oaks CA,back injury Fair Oaks CA,back problems Fair Oaks CA,sporting injuries Fair Oaks CA,rotator cuff injury Fair Oaks CA,injury prevention Fair Oaks CA,shoulder injury Fair Oaks CA,acute injuries Fair Oaks CA,acute injury Fair Oaks CA,hamstring injury Fair Oaks CA,ligament injury Fair Oaks CA,shoulder injuries Fair Oaks CA,spinal injuries Fair Oaks CA,ankle injury Fair Oaks CA,back injuries Fair Oaks CA,strain injury Fair Oaks CA,tendon injury Fair Oaks CA,ankle injuries Fair Oaks CA,repetitive strain injury Fair Oaks CA,injury in sport Fair Oaks CA,whiplash symptoms Fair Oaks CA,neck injuries Fair Oaks CA,knee injuries Fair Oaks CA,cruciate ligament injury Fair Oaks CA,overuse injuries Fair Oaks CA,injury chronic Fair Oaks CA,lisgranc injury Fair Oaks CA,lower back injury Fair Oaks CA,ankle ligament injury Fair Oaks CA,coccyx injury Fair Oaks CA,injury specialists Fair Oaks CA,chronic injuries Fair Oaks CA,chronic pain definition Fair Oaks CA,definition chronic pain Fair Oaks CA,definition of chronic pain Fair Oaks CA,shoulder cuff injury Fair Oaks CA,acute and chronic injuries Fair Oaks CA,acute and chronic injury Fair Oaks CA,acute on chronic injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic spinal cord injury Fair Oaks CA,acute injury definition Fair Oaks CA,chronic brain injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic traumatic brain injury Fair Oaks CA,dealing with chronic pain Fair Oaks CA,chronic kidney injury Fair Oaks CA,acute on chronic kidney injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic constriction injury Fair Oaks CA,overuse sports injuries Fair Oaks CA,acute sports injuries Fair Oaks CA,chronic back injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic injuries in sport Fair Oaks CA,chronic injury treatment Fair Oaks CA,signs of chronic pain Fair Oaks CA,sports injuries information Fair Oaks CA,chronic sports injuries Fair Oaks CA,acute sports injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic hamstring injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic injury definition Fair Oaks CA,chronic knee injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic muscle injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic calf injury Fair Oaks CA,chronic injury 95628,injuries 95628,injured 95628,spinal injury 95628,knee injury 95628,back injury 95628,back problems 95628,sporting injuries 95628,rotator cuff injury 95628,injury prevention 95628,shoulder injury 95628,acute injuries 95628,acute injury 95628,hamstring injury 95628,ligament injury 95628,shoulder injuries 95628,spinal injuries 95628,ankle injury 95628,back injuries 95628,strain injury 95628,tendon injury 95628,ankle injuries 95628,repetitive strain injury 95628,injury in sport 95628,whiplash symptoms 95628,neck injuries 95628,knee injuries 95628,cruciate ligament injury 95628,overuse injuries 95628,injury chronic 95628,lisgranc injury 95628,lower back injury 95628,ankle ligament injury 95628,coccyx injury 95628,injury specialists 95628,chronic injuries 95628,chronic pain definition 95628,definition chronic pain 95628,definition of chronic pain 95628,shoulder cuff injury 95628,acute and chronic injuries 95628,acute and chronic injury 95628,acute on chronic injury 95628,chronic spinal cord injury 95628,acute injury definition 95628,chronic brain injury 95628,chronic traumatic brain injury 95628,dealing with chronic pain 95628,chronic kidney injury 95628,acute on chronic kidney injury 95628,chronic constriction injury 95628,overuse sports injuries 95628,acute sports injuries 95628,chronic back injury 95628,chronic injuries in sport 95628,chronic injury treatment 95628,signs of chronic pain 95628,sports injuries information 95628,chronic sports injuries 95628,acute sports injury 95628,chronic hamstring injury 95628,chronic injury definition 95628,chronic knee injury 95628,chronic muscle injury 95628,chronic calf injury 95628