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A Holistic Approach to Paget’s Disease

A Holistic Approach to Paget’s Disease

As September closes, we want to take one last chance to let you know about the impact of back diseases and potential treatment.  As you know, a lot of back diseases have similar symptoms, but the root cause can widely vary.  Pain is personal; characterizing and...

Back Disease Disguised

Back Disease Disguised

Picture this, you emerge, slowly from your car, bracing any nearby point of contact.  It’s evident that you can’t balance and walk as you normally would due to a bad back. As you slowly enter your office, a coworker stops to offer help.  After that you may hear any...

Cervicogenic Headaches Are A Pain In The Neck

Cervicogenic Headaches Are A Pain In The Neck

The Back Pain Clinic Belleville has dedicated this month to information about the range of spinal cord diseases and disorders, so that you can recognize when it’s time to see chiropractic help.  Today’s topic is all too common - by headache standards - and starts when...

Disease A to Z: Ankylosing Spondylitis

Disease A to Z: Ankylosing Spondylitis

We promised to cover back diseases from A to Z, so let’s start with one that’s rare, complicated and hard to pronounce.  Ankylosing Spondylitis is present in only 1% of those examined; the arthritic disease can occur at any age and is usually more common in men.  As...

Professional Care on the Field

Professional Care on the Field

Do you remember the last time you were watching your child play a sport and someone got hurt?  Depending on the sport, the child and the extent of the injury, results can vary.  A quick clip in a soccer game can send a grade schooler to the Emergency Room with a...

BACK to School Tip#3: P.E.

BACK to School Tip#3: P.E.

Kids are either in one camp, or the other.  I’m not talking about summer camp or sports camp, but more like a “faction.”  Ask any kid around the country this simple question prepare for a polarizing answer: “What’s your favorite class?” Most reply with recess; and...

BACK to School Tip#2: Training & Tryouts

BACK to School Tip#2: Training & Tryouts

Before we know it, high schools across the country are into full swing of fall sports tryouts, workouts, and practices. Although the lazy days of summer are past, students need energy to ramp up quickly to ready themselves for competitive match-ups and rivalries in...

BACK to School Tip #1: Seek Alternatives

BACK to School Tip #1: Seek Alternatives

There are a growing number of parents who are seeking alternative and natural forms of health care for their family, but there is a lot of information out there to navigate through.   In the wake of this  “Back to School” season, there’s just one more thing to add to...

“Got Water?” Jump into a Great Workout!

“Got Water?” Jump into a Great Workout!

Living near water gives access to unique opportunities for a great workout. However, many aren’t so lucky.  Water workouts give you the aerobic workouts of high-impact sports but relief on joints and muscles.  Chiropractic care aims to keep your spine healthy - from...

For Vast Chiropractic Skills, Visit Dr. Fast

For Vast Chiropractic Skills, Visit Dr. Fast

Relaxed. Mindful. Cured? These are just a few things that come to mind when we say massage therapy.  The art of healing touch has been practiced for centuries.  But the modern take on an ancient practice, has been combined with other therapies for purposes within the...

Building Towards Progress – One Way or Another

Building Towards Progress – One Way or Another

So you might say the Back Pain Clinic Belleville is “under construction” or going through the remodeling process. At the heart of holistic healing, lies the idea that when we come together for a common goal, we  produce a combined effect greater than the sum of...

Visit Dr. Fast for More Than Chiropractic

Visit Dr. Fast for More Than Chiropractic

Have you ever sought out advice from an “expert” and had a sneaking suspicion they were wrong?  Not that they were intentionally misleading, but that the advice given didn’t come from a place of expertise, but rather from a Facebook post.  Ok, so maybe this practice...

Back, Neck and Heart?

Back, Neck and Heart?

Mind, heart and soul. Sound body and mind. Back, neck and heart? Not exactly a common combination, but nonetheless, they are connected.  In this month that focuses on heart health – particularly the symptoms and  prevention of heart disease – we offer the examination...

Cancer Patients Manage Pain with Chiropractic

Cancer Patients Manage Pain with Chiropractic

Cancer patients often experience a number of side effects, caused by either the cancer or the treatment used to fight it—sometimes both. Research has shown that, in many cases, supportive therapies, like chiropractic care,  may help patients manage those side effects...

Our Location

5206 West Main St.
Belleville, IL 62226

(618) 234-5200

Our Hours

Monday – Thursday
8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

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The Back Pain Clinic, Chiropractors located in Belleville, Illinois offer the finest in chiropractic care to the towns of: Belleville, Illinois, O’fallon, Illinois, Fairview Heights, Illinois, Shiloh, Illinois, Scott Air Force Base, Waterloo, Illinois, Mascoutah, Illinois and Columbia, Illinois. We've been practicing chiropractic medicine for almost two decades! Dr. Rob Fast and our team are highly trained with a wealth of experience in spinal manipulation and patient care. We are dedicated to reducing customer discomfort in all steps of the process from the moment you walk into our office. With extensive knowledge and training in: therapeutic massage, flexion distraction, neck traction, intersegmental traction, electric muscle stimulation, ultrasound therapy, and spinal decompression, we implement a variety of techniques aimed at reducing, and eliminating back pain. We offer quality chiropractic care in St. Clair County from our office at 5206 West Main St. Belleville, IL 62226. Whether you suffer from lower back pain from exercise, stiffness and back pain, lingering neck pain from car accidents, a thrown back from exercise, or back pain from sitting too long with bad posture, the Back Pain Clinic in Belleville, IL can help. Back injury is common and often left untreated. Untreated back injuries can lead to long term back pain and costly procedures later in life. Instead of living with pain, call us at 618-234-5200 to set up an appointment and receive the chiropractic care you deserve.