Feb 1

LUMBAR SPINE ORTHOPEDIC TESTING

Dr. Jeff Mollins, Brooklyn’s premier accident specialist, has been diagnosing, treating, and documenting injuries sustained by individuals involved in accidents (automobile, work, construction, and slip and falls) for close to thirty years. When Dr. Mollins evaluates an individual involved in an accident, he initially takes a concise history which typically includes the mechanism of the […]

Jan 15

What is a Pinched Nerve?

If you’re experiencing pain, numbness, or another uncomfortable feeling in your neck or back, you may have a pinched nerve. Pinched nerves can leave you feeling uncomfortable or in pain throughout the day. However, with the proper treatments, you can reduce pressure and feel more comfortable. Let’s take a look at what a pinched nerve […]

Jan 1

Elbow Pain

As an expert in the diagnosis, treatment, and documentation of injuries sustained by patients involved in accidents (construction accidents, automobile accidents, work accidents, or slip and falls), Dr. Mollins often treats elbow pain. Whether it is an acute injury due to trauma, or a chronic injury resulting from overuse, elbow pain can be extremely disabling […]

Dec 28

Desk Jobs and Musculoskeletal Injuries

We’ve all seen the myriad of news articles on how sitting all day at a desk can be for your general health, but it’s also about how you sit when you sit. Though there are countless types of ergonomic office equipment – chairs, desks, keyboard pads – and office furniture out there, many companies may not […]

Dec 1

When do I need to see an Orthopedist?

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins has been practicing in the downtown Brooklyn area for close to 30 years. As an expert in the diagnosis, treatment, and documentation of injuries sustained by accident victims (auto accidents, work accidents, construction accidents, slip and falls, etc), Dr. Mollins is well aware of the importance of working with qualified referred […]

Nov 21

What Do I Do If Conservative Chiropractic Treatment is Unsuccessful?

If you’ve been injured on the job, chiropractic care can help you restore your spine and get back to work. However, there are some situations where chiropractic treatment alone isn’t enough. If you aren’t responding to conservative treatment, it may be a sign that your injury needs a bit more care. Depending on the location […]

Nov 1

Sitting Too Long at Work Can Damage Your Back

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins, Brooklyn’s premier accident specialist, is well aware that people are sitting longer hours at work than ever before. They say “sitting is the new smoking”. In a way this is true, because excessive sitting can be detrimental to your health, especially your back, causing many dire health conditions. If your back […]

Oct 13

How Does a Disc Problem Differ from a Muscular Issue?

If you’re experiencing back pain, it’s usually the result of a muscular issue or disc problem. However, the two can have extremely different treatments. In order to restore your health and get you back on your feet, you need to understand the difference between a disc problem and a muscular issue. Let’s take a look […]

Oct 1

Preventing Back Pain by Maintaining Strong Core Muscles

As an expert in the diagnosis, treatment, and documentation of injuries sustained in accidents for almost 30 years, Dr. Jeff J. Mollins is well aware that no matter how careful we are, accidents simply happen and cannot totally be avoided. Dr. Mollins also knows that by maintaining strong, core muscles, an individual will be less […]

Sep 28

What Tests Are Performed to Obtain a Diagnosis?

If you’ve been injured at work, you want to get back on your feet as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, before you can get the right treatment, you need to understand the source of your injury. In order to help you find the right diagnosis, your workers’ compensation chiropractor will have you undergo a series of tests. […]