I was rear-ended about three and a half years ago and the driver was going at a decent speed. I was in a funny position when impact happened, and the accident left my neck and mid back in significant pain.
After suffering some injuries in a car accident that left me with chronic back and neck pain, even though nothing showed up on MRIs or X-rays to cause it, I spent a lot of time going from doctor to doctor trying to get relief.
In March 2012, I was walking around downtown Los Angeles and suddenly felt as if someone had stabbed me in the lower back. The pain was severe, but quick.
A tragic car accident left him in chronic pain, along with a host of neuromuscular dysfunctions throughout his body. In his search for a return to health, he eventually visited an orthopaedic group who knew about Jennifer's services and referred him to her. Hear Mike’s story…
As a seasoned business executive serving in a demanding position requiring long meetings and extensive international travel (and doing so for nearly four decades), I can attest to the resilience and adaptability of the human body.
After being T-boned by a Marta bus in January of 2008, my body became a host for pain that engulfed me from head to toe, literally; all without a broken bone or scratch.
"As a practicing podiatrist for almost 40 years I thought I was thoroughly knowledgeable about all forms of rehab for treating injury or disability. That changed six months ago when I had a chance encounter with Jennifer Novak at my health club.
"I had been struggling with a pain in my right hip area for two weeks and nothing that I did (stretching, heat, cold, relaxing) seemed to help. I turned to a 20 year friend for a solution. I met Jennifer (I call her Coach) when she was my 5:30 am, exercise instructor in 1988. As long as I've known her, she has always been drawn to understanding body mechanics and then how she could use that knowledge to help others. I decided to trust her once again to help my problem.