Back Anatomy

The spinal column (or vertebral column) extends from the skull to the pelvis and is made up of 33 individual bones termed vertebrae.

The Back Facts

The epidemic of back pain is enormous: It's a $44 billion industry, it's the leading workers' comp injury, it's the leading …

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Testimonials

“For years, my low back pain prevented me from doing the things I enjoyed in life. Thanks to Spinal Decompression, I can now go out to watch…

Services

At Richmond Disc Center, we are setting a new standard of excellence in treating spinal related disorders. Our commitment to the treatment o…

Bodies Of Four Minors Found In Washington

WASHINGTON (AP) – Authorities have found the bodies of four juveniles inside a southeast Washington home. U.S. Marshals Service spokesman Co…

About Us

With many years of biomechanical correction, strength, and nutritional training and education under our belt we have treated many patients w…

Virginia Earns B- In Education

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A report released Wednesday gives Virginia a B-minus in overall educational quality, ranking the state fifth in the nat…

Judge In Iverson Case Dies

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) – The Hampton Roads judge who oversaw the trial of a young Allen Iverson has died. Nelson T. Overton died on Tuesday …

Man Sentenced In Sword Attack

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – One of three men charged in a sword attack that nearly severed a teenager’s arm last year will spend two months i…

Clinton Upsets Obama In N.H.

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – In a startling upset, Hillary Rodham Clinton has won New Hampshire’s Democratic primary, defeating Barack Obama and res…

Atonement

Keira Knightly plays a wealthy British woman who is having a secret affair with the Cambridge-trained son of the family's servant…

Kaine Aims To Close Gun Show Loophole

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Governor Timothy Kaine on Tuesday proposed strengthening background checks on those who want to purchase firearms at gu…

Tech Spanks Charleston Southern

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) – A.D. Vassallo added 21 to help Virginia Tech beat Charleston Southern 79-49 last night. Vassallo added nine points ea…

Final College Football Standings

NEW YORK (AP) – LSU has become The Associated Press national champion in college football following the Tigers' 38-24 rout of Ohio State…

Allen NOT Running For Governor

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Former Governor George Allen will not be a candidate for the same office next year. He announced that today in a statem…

Joe Gibbs Resigns

Washington Redskins head coach Joe Gibbs has resigned; search for new coach commences… Read More>>

Joe Gibbs Questionable For 2008

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) – Will Joe Gibbs be back as coach of theRedskins next season? It seems not even the Hall of Famer knows for sure. Gibbs wa…