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  • Writer's pictureDr. Thomas Burge

Embracing the Wisdom of 30 Years in Chiropractic Care: A Journey Inside Out Part 2

In my three decades of practicing chiropractic care, I've encountered countless patients, each with their unique stories and challenges. One common thread I've noticed is that people often wait far too long to seek help. It's understandable; life is busy, and health concerns can easily take a backseat. However, what many fail to grasp is the fundamental truth that a belief system rooted in “if I feel well, I am well”, can lead them down the slippery slope of gradual health depletion, pain and suffering. A great number in society forget that health is primarily an inside job, not something you can find solely in external solutions like long-term medications.


Chiropractic philosophy has taught me the profound interconnectedness of our body, mind, and nervous system. It's a holistic approach that understands the importance of addressing the root cause of issues, rather than merely alleviating symptoms. I often find myself wishing patients would comprehend that health is a journey, not a destination. It's about embracing a lifestyle that nurtures the body, mind, and spirit.


Interestingly, my personal entry into the field of chiropractic was not driven by back or neck pain, nor was it due to any injury. It was a desire to enhance my swimming stroke – to move faster and smoother through the water with reduced strain on my body. This personal quest for optimal performance led me to explore the benefits of chiropractic care beyond traditional notions, transforming my perspective and ultimately shaping my professional path.


Reflecting on these insights, I urge everyone to recognize that true health emanates from within. It's a lifelong expedition of nurturing your body, understanding the importance of spinal and nervous system health, and embracing the philosophy that health is not a destination but a continuous, evolving journey. By embracing this holistic perspective, we can unlock the full potential of our well-being, allowing us to live life to the fullest.


Dr. Thomas Burge D.C., B.Sc. (Hon)


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