Scoliosis Research

ScoliSMART™ Exercises

Research on scoliosis shows wearing a specialized long-lever orthosis system, patients saw their Cobb angles and thoracic rotation decrease.
Scoliosis Research

ScoliSMART™ Activity Suit

Outcome observations in patients using a ScoliSMART™ Activity Suit: A retrospective chart review after one-year follow-up.
Scoliosis Research

ScoliSMART™ BootCamp

Results of chiropractic scoliosis rehabilitation treatment at two years post-skeletal maturity in identical female twins.
Scoliosis Research

9 Year Follow-up

This study reports on 3 patients who sought non-bracing, exercise-based chiropractic rehabilitation for their scoliosis.
Scoliosis Research

Chiropractic & Osteopathy

Reflex control of the spine and posture: a review of the literature from a chiropractic perspective.
Scoliosis Research

Kyphosis & Scoliosis

To address the relationship between cervical kyphosis and idiopathic scoliosis in 46 scoliosis patients.
Scoliosis Research

Integrative Treatment

Using Chiropractic and Conventional Techniques for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Outcomes in Four Patients.
Scoliosis Research

Cobb's Angle

Discussion on why Cobb's angle should not be the Gold Standard for radiographic evaluation of scoliosis.
Scoliosis Research

Neurotransmitter Patterns

Studied of patients to observe and analyze any patterns of imbalance in neurotransmitter status in patients with AIS.
Scoliosis Research

Four-Year Follow-up

Report on the care of a 14 year old female patient with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis over four years.
Scoliosis Research

Original Research

Improving Forward Head Posture with Chiropractic Care, Anterior Head Weighting and Whole Body Vibration.
Spinal manipulation

Spinal Manipulation

Combined with anterior headweighting for the correction of forward head posture and cervical hypolordosis.
3 year follow-up

Scoliosis 3 Year Follow-up

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis treatment using the Pettibon corrective procedures: a case report.
Scoliosis Research

Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Treatment

Possible benefits of using Pettibon corrective procedures to reduce the curvature associated with idiopathic scoliosis.
Scoliosis Research

Adult Scoliosis Patients

A 24-month retrospective analysis of adult scoliosis patients receiving chiropractic rehabilitation.
Scoliosis Research

Degenerative Scoliosis

Management of a 59-year-old female patient with adult degenerative scoliosis using manipulation under anesthesia.
Bite line deviation

Bite Line Deviation

Impact of inconsistent bite line positioning during pre and post lateral cervical radiographic examinations.
Scoliosis Research

Musculoskeletal Disorders

Combining spinal manipulation, positional traction, and neuromuscular reeducation in the treatment of idiopathic scoliosis.
Head weighting

Head Weighting

Scoliosis treatment using spinal manipulation and the Pettibon Weighting System™: a summary of 3 atypical presentations.
Scoliosis Research

Under Anesthesia

In our follow up, all 14 patients reported statistically significant outcomes on both the QVAS and the FRI.
External head weighting

External Head Weighting

A patient is fitted with a headweight device on the anterior aspect of the head, activating the muscle stretch reflex immediately.
Scoliosis Research

Long-Term Scoliosis Rehabilitation

Short term treatments may create plastic deformation forces that may be detrimental to long term outcomes.
Scoliosis Research

Cobb Angle Outcomes for Adults

Only 5% of all cases did not receive a therapeutic benefit at the conclusion of treatment.
Traction chair

Scoliosis Traction Chair

Clinical evaluation of the ability of a proprietary scoliosis traction chair to de-rotate the spine.
Urinary bone resorption

Urinary Bone Resorption

Bone mineral density is very often compromised in patients with scoliosis.
Adult post-fusion

Adult Post-Fusion

Radiographic, Pain, and Functional Outcomes in Adult Scoliosis Activity Suit.
Scoliosis Research

End-of-growth and skeletal maturity results

Evaluate the radiographic outcomes obtained in a sample of patients treated with a chiropractic scoliosis-specific exercise program for patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

Need more information about the ScoliSMART Approach?

Life-changing results without surgery or bracing
Comprehensive & personalized solutions
Experts dedicated to scoliosis treatment
Cutting-edge, innovative scoliosis treatment approach

Meet the ScoliSMART Doctors

Click the images below to get more information about the ScoliSMART Doctors.

Dr. Clayton J Stitzel

Dr. Clayton J. Stitzel

PENNSYLVANIA
Dr. Mark Morningstar

Dr. Mark Morningstar

MICHIGAN
Dr. Brian T Dovorany

Dr. Brian T. Dovorany

WISCONSIN
Dr. Aatif Siddiqui

Dr. Aatif Siddiqui

NEW YORK