Vestibular

Good Balance is Key

Good Balance is Key

Each year, one in three adults over the age of 65 fall at least once! (1) Good balance is the key to remaining independent and injury free during our retirement years. Check out this article where we cover: What makes up our balance systemWhy bad balance isn’t...
Vertigo: Determining the Cause

Vertigo: Determining the Cause

Vertigo is a common complaint or “diagnosis” given to people who experience dizziness, room spinning, or feelings of imbalance. However, vertigo is not a diagnosis (disease or a condition), it is simply a SYMPTOM. Dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance are often associated...
Why Am I Dizzy?

Why Am I Dizzy?

Dizziness is an umbrella term that often varies between patients. The nature of dizziness requires interpretation. Simply labeling yourself as dizzy provides little diagnostic information. Often, we correlate dizziness to the vestibular system. Medical jargon aside,...