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|Office Locations||Phone: (919) 467-2895|
|1125 Kildaire Farm Rd. Ste. 101||Fax: (919) 467-8707|
|Cary NC 27511||Directions to Dr. Armstrong|
Dr Richard Armstrong has twenty five years of experience serving the triangle through Chiropractic care. He has twice been recognized as the North Carolina Chiropractor of the year and is a former president of the North Carolina Chiropractic Association. He is the co-founder of Chiropractic Partners and has been nationally recognized for exceptional low back pain care. He is a certified chiropractic sports physician and a trusted wellness advisor, believing that the human body has the capacity to heal itself given the opportunity and appropriate natural treatment. Dr. Armstrong utilizes cutting edge NASA technology called the ProAdjuster www.proadjusterlifestyle.com so that he may offer the most precise health analysis of the nervous system and effective, noninvasive chiropractic treatment.
An all-state football player and top wrestler growing up, Dr. Armstrong understands your frustration when injuries keep you from doing the things you love in life. This inspired him to earn his doctor of chiropractic degree from the prestigious National College of Chiropractic.
Dr. Armstrong is a Yale Fellow, published author, speaker, and consultant. Through an effective combination of his personal treatment style and the ProAdjuster technology, he has provided relief and rehabilitation to thousands of patients, young and old, weekend warriors, collegiate, and professional athletes.
If you are looking for a Chiropractor that offers precise spinal analysis and painless yet effective chiropractic care, call Dr. Armstrong today and experience a happier, healthier, drug-free life.
Academics and Involvement
DC: National College of Chiropractic
Certifications: ProAdjuster (ProAdjuster University); Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (Logan College of Chiropractic); Cox Technique for treatment of discogenic and nondiscogenic conditions (National College of Chiropractic); Active Release Technique (New York Chiropractic College); Whiplash Injuries Masters Certification Program (Spine Research Institute of San Diego); Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Continuing Education: Active Release Technique; Lumbar and Cervical Discogenic and Nondiscogenic Conditions, Whiplash Injuries, Extremity Orthopedics, Orthopedic Radiology, Physical Impairment Rating, ProAdjuster Technology
Awards: Two-time Doctor of the Year, NCCA; National Recognition by NCQA for superior low back pain care; Governor Nomination for NC Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractor for PGA Nike Tour, Cary; Carolina Classic Golf Tournament,Cary; Best Chiropractor in the Triangle, Spectator Magazine; President's Award, Chiropractic Partners
Professional Appointments: Malpractice record review and expert testimony for National Chiropractic Mutual Insurance Company; Advisory Council, North Carolina Industrial Commission; Physician Consultant Panel, Medcost; Consultant, Carolina Center for Clinical Information, Division of Medical Review of NC; Co-Chair, Compliance & Quality Improvement, Health Network Solutions; NC State School Health Advisory Committee, Governor’s appointment; Independent Medical Examiner, GENEX and Ulster County Self Insurance; Chiropractor for PGA Nike Tour, Cary; Carolina Classic Golf Tournament, Cary
Armstrong R., Phelan S. NC Worker’s Compensation Manual for the North Carolina Chiropractic Association, 2000. Phelan S., Armstrong R.C., Knox D.G., et al. “An Evaluation of Medical and Chiropractic Provider Utilization and Costs: Treating Injured Workers in North Carolina.” Journal of Manipulative Physiological Therapeutics. Contributor, Comparison of the Management Costs for Complicated and Uncomplicated Low Back Pain Among Different Provider Types: Doctors of Chiropractic, Medical Doctors, and Physical Therapists. The North Carolina State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees, 2000 – 2009. Technical Report. Eric Hurwitz, DC, PhD (Editor), University of Hawaii, December 2011
Community Involvement: YMCA of the USA Board of Trustees, Cary Family YMCA- Past Chairman, Board of Trustees; Cary Central Rotary, past Board of Trustees
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Allergy and Sinus
Insomnia and other sleep disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Active Release Technique
Personalized Exercise Program
Appropriate referrals when necessary