USA - Orange County,
2664 Newport Blvd.,
COSTA MESA, CA 92627
1 949 631 5226

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SPORTS MEDICINE

SPINAL CARE

ACUPUNCTURE

SPINAL

DECOMPRESSION 

SPORTS INJURY 

MANAGEMENT

SOFT TISSUE 

THERAPY

TRAINING & 

CONDITIONING

PILATES 

BRAIN TRAINING

our mission:

To care for and nurture the human spirit – one person, one patient at a time. Here are the principles of how we live that every day...

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Welcome to the Website of Costa Mesa's own South West Health Professional Center. Our center is staffed by sports medicine chiropractors, acupuncturists, sports acupuncturists, a rolfer, massage therapists, a Pilates instructor and a team of personal trainers. South West Health Professional Center is a multi-disciplinary sports medicine team created to help you navigate the healthcare system. We are a collection of professionals that share a common goal: Improve the quality of life of our patients. That may mean being able to climb stairs without your knees hurting, adding two more miles per hour to your fastball, or swimming your fastest time in the butterfly. Whatever your health care goals are, know that the doctors and therapists of South West Health are your partners in your quest.

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Hours:

SPORTS MEDICINE

949.631.5226

Mon-Thurs: 8:00a-06:00p

Friday:       7:00a-4:00p

Saturday:   8:00a-12:00p

Sunday:     By Appt.

FITNESS CENTER

949.631.4656

Mon-Fri:     6:00a-7:00p

Saturday: 7:00 a-12:00p

Sunday: By Appt.

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Sports Chiropractor

What is a sports chiropractor? First and foremost it is someone who has done postgraduate training beyond standard chiropractic school. There are different ways to obtain training as a sports chiropractor, but the premiere way is through the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians. (ACBSP) There are two certifications obtainable through the ACBSP, a CCSP (Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®) and a DACBSP (Diplomate American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians®)

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Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder historically is a very difficult condition to treat and can take months to even a year to resolve. The problem is that it is misunderstood. Classically it is assumed that adhesions build up in the capsule causing the shoulder to eventually "freeze up." Dr. Zappala has had great success treating this condition as a neuromuscular disconnect between the cervical spine and the shoulder.

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Plantar Faciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a frustrating condition and can be the result of improper movement patterns that actually originate in the hips and pelvis.

Many patients self diagnose themselves and start stretching their feet, rolling them on frozen water bottles, etc. The fascia that is on the underside of your foot actually spirals around your entire leg and connects to the fascia in your lower back.

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Herniated Disc

 

Spinal disc injuries can be devastating and force you to make major lifestyle changes. Many people assume that disc injuries have to be treated with surgery, but there are many non-surgical options. The most important thing is be sure you have the correct diagnosis.

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