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Have you looked in the mirror lately?

Always tilting your head could signal a brain problem Do you find you can stay more focused and understand information better if you tilt your head to one side? Or perhaps you think you’re holding your head straight until a photographer asks you to straighten it. A persistent head tilt can be a sign of […]

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Functional Neurology Is What We Do, Baby

  Why functional neurology after a brain injury is vital If you sustain a brain injury, even a mild one, it’s important to be evaluated by a functional neurologist to prevent long term damage and symptoms. Functional neurology uses diagnostic testing that is more sensitive and thorough than normal and that customize rehabilitation based on […]

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I Whip My Neck Back and Forth (Whiplash Can Cause Dizziness)

  I know you have heard it before but it bears repeating; your brain is connected to everything. We all know it, but it’s easy to forget. The inner ear is very small but if it is not healthy it can cause major problems to your brain which affects the whole body. A simple thing […]

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Functional Neurology vs. Conventional Treatments

At SWBrainPC Functional Neurology is exactly what we utilize for treatment. This article greatly discloses multiple neurological symptoms people suffer from on a daily basis, as well as explaining in layman’s terms precisely what we use for diagnosing and treatment. We use functional neurological  exercises using your own body to rehabilitate your own brain.  No longer […]

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Success With Alzheimer’s Disease, A Multi-Modal Approach

      Alzheimer’s Disease is unfortunately becoming an epidemic amongst our aging population especially in American’s. At Southwest Brain Performance Center we are addressing this issue successfully via functional neurology and without prescription medication. Dr. Michael Pendleton has recently successfully treated an elderly man with moderate onset Alzheimer’s disease. Please enjoy this article that […]

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Dizziness…A Symptom Not A Disease

Dizziness, the feeling of the world moving around you or even rocking on a boat are all symptoms of a more serious problem, i.e. vestibular dysfunction, that you might not be aware of going inside your brain. According to the Vestibular Disorder Association “approximately 69 million Americans have experienced some form of a vestibular dysfunction”. At Southwest […]

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It’s All About Balance

At Southwest Brain Performance Center, balance is a key component to a healthy brain and something we strive to reiterate to all of our patients to incorporate into their ADL’s (activities of daily living).  Maintaining a good, anti-inflammatory diet as well as learning and implementing great balance techniques to your everyday life is imperative for […]

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