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Inclement Weather? We are OPEN!

By: Jen Goff-Hawkins

After a very mild December and January, we are finally seeing some snow in our neighborhoods this week! As beautiful as that white stuff is, treacherous road conditions can be a result. And, while our clinic will be open during periods of inclement weather, we do not want our patients to take any risks. If you feel like you cannot make it to your appointment safely, simply give us a…

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Multnomah Village Clinic Open House!

By: Jen Goff-Hawkins

We are hosting an open house party at our Multnomah Village location to celebrate the opening of our second clinic! It will be a great chance to meet the newest addition to our team, Dr. Jessi Gradin, as well as celebrate the retirement of Dr. Joyce McClure! Please join us on February 23rd from 3-6pm for pizza, wine and great company! Our Multnomah Village location address is: 7689 SW Capitol…

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Goodbye Dr. McClure!

By: Jen Goff-Hawkins

The following letter is written by Dr. Joyce McClure: Dear Friends, For 32 years it has been my honor to work with you toward our shared goals of personal wellbeing and improved functional quality of life. Some of you have been with me since your birth, others have been with me since my first days as a chiropractor in Oregon. Together we have enjoyed many laughs, shed a few tears…

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Welcoming Dr. Gradin!

By: Jen Goff-Hawkins

We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Jessi Gradin to the Hosmer Chiropractic Health team at our Multnomah Village location! Dr. Jessi Gradin is a native Pacific Northwesterner who loves sports, mountain biking with her husband Ty, playing soccer in the park and walks with their 6 year old golden retriever, Layla. A recent cum laude graduate of the University of Western states, she is enthusiastic about chiropractic practice, and particularly…

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Goodbye Dr. Brayko!

By: Jen Goff-Hawkins

It is with mixed emotions that I am writing to tell you that I will be leaving Hosmer Chiropractic Health and returning to my home state, Montana. I have been recruited by a group of seasoned doctors, entrepreneurs and investors to participate in a start-up clinic prototype. The intention behind the project is to foster the continued emergence of naturopathic medicine within an integrative setting as replicable, sustainable business model.…

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Welcome Healing Arts Clinic!

By: Dr. Seth Hosmer, DC

We would like to extend a warm welcome to patients of the Healing Arts Clinic, we are glad that you are here!  In case you have not heard the news, Dr. Joyce McClure has joined with Hosmer Chiropractic Health.  This merger was finalized in early September, and this page is here to give you some details of what to expect. Dr. McClure is keeping her regular treatment schedule at the Healing Arts…

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Please Welcome our Second Location in Multnomah Village!

By: Dr. Seth Hosmer, DC

We are thrilled to announce that Hosmer Chiropractic Health is expanding!  We are excited to join forces with Dr. Joyce McClure at The Healing Arts Clinic, located in the Multnomah Village neighborhood of SW Portland. Dr. McClure is an excellent Chiropractic physician who shares our vision of patient-centered practice, and who truly believes in the concept of “Saving Lifestyles.” Over the next few months we will be re-branding the clinic…

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Strong Community and Meaningful Relationships Greatly Improves Health

By: Dr. Krista Brayko, Naturopath

While many of us focus primarily on diet and exercise to achieve better health, science suggests that our wellbeing is also influenced by the company we keep. There are dozens of studies that have shown that people who have satisfying relationships with family, partners, friends, and their community are happier, have fewer health problems, and live longer. Social connections like these not only provide emotional reassurance, they also influence our…

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Banded Sidewinder Exercise

By: Craig Fitzpatrick

Squatters, Runners, Lungers, lend me your ears. . . And feet and knees. Your feet should not collapse in when you run, squat or lunge.  But boy oh boy, if you are a runner, there is a good chance they are. When they do collapse in, your knees tend to follow, which can lead to some nice MCL snapage and meniscus tearing.   But WAIT! THERE’S MORE! Collapsing the knees…

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KNOW YOUR RIGHTS TO MEDICAL CARE after an Auto Accident or On-the-Job Injury

By: Dr. Krista Brayko, Naturopath

If you should find yourself in the unfortunate situation of a work injury or an auto accident, you may not know your options for treatment. Many are under the false belief that they first have to hire an attorney, or perhaps dread filing a claim due to the unknown ramifications. It is our hope to eradicate some of these misconceptions and fears, and educate you on your rights and treatment…

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