Types of Soft Tissue Injury

There are two types of soft tissue injuries to the joint: Traumatic Injury: Traumatic injury to the joint occurs as a result of a sudden impact or accident. The soft tissue around the joint that holds the joint in proper position is stretched and torn. Usually this

CrossFit Sports Injuries in Midtown East, NY

CrossFit forces you to push your body to extremes, and with extreme sports comes an elevated risk of injury. At least, that is what research is saying. A study published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research found that out of 132 people who participated in

How Spinal Manipulation Changed Hormones

After a spinal manipulation the levels of cortisol, neurotensin, and oxytocin rise. The manipulation can cause a definite increases in these neurotransmitters and hormones. You’re getting more than just a better range of motion when you get a spinal manipulation. You’re getting positive effects on the entire

Functional and Kinetic Treatment with Rehabilitation.

Dr. Valente is certified in FAKTR, it was developed to help speed recovery from chronic musculoskeletal pain syndromes and has also been shown to work extremely well on acute musculoskeletal & myofascial conditions. This technique uses instrument assisted soft tissue and manual therapies, combine with Kinesio taping

Benefits of Sports Chiropractic Care

We provide effective relief of sports injuries to help you get back in the game as quickly & safely as possible. Whether you’ve got shaky knees, a bad hip, or carpal tunnel, chiropractic can effectively ease joint pain & dysfunction. Chiropractic restores the health & mobility of

The Key to Correct Posture.

Many of us go through each day typing on a computer, bending or lifting items, gardening, taking care of our children and playing sports. If not done properly, these activities can cause pain or injury which may become chronic if left untreated. “Back pain is pervasive in


Subluxation are a combination of changes occurring at the same time. 5 Components of a Subluxation : Bone: When a vertebrae is out of position and not moving properly which can cause degeneration. Nerve: The malfunction of the nerve which control the muscles. Muscle: Muscles hold vertebrae


Sinus trouble, Allergies, and Earaches can all be greatly relieved by a chiropractic adjustment to your second cervical vertebrae. Stop suffering, call for you visit today!


Are you always tired? Have headaches? Problem with high blood-pressure? Do you realize that this could all stem from a misalignment of your first cervical vertebrae! Come in and get checked today and see how chiropractic can improve your life!


ConnecTX has welcomed Dr. Valente. Dr. Valente is now one of the growing number of Chiropractors committed to providing the most advanced instrument-assisted soft-tissue mobilization (IASTM) treatment available. As he has have successfully completed Module 1, only two more till he is fully certified.