Dr. Timothy Jameson, the owner and creator or
Musicianshealth.com is excited to announce the release of his new
book Reach For the Top!: The Musician's Guide
to Health, Wealth, and Success.
This book will be an
invaluable resource to your growth as a musician, your success in
all areas of life, and even your growth personally and spiritually!
Click here for more information.
Musician's Health is an educational web
site devoted to the understanding and the explanation of
musician's injuries, along with guidelines regarding injury
prevention, optimizing your musical performance, and for
achieving an optimum state of health.
Thank you for visiting this web page devoted
to the understanding of why musicians are susceptible to
injury, especially painful neck, shoulder, arm and hand
problems. In this web site, you will learn why injuries
develop, how to prevent them, and discover health enhancement
options available to you should you experience symptoms.
This site is also home of the
Performing Arts Network (CPAN). The CPAN is a group
of chiropractors who have an avid interest in working with
the performing arts population, and in most cases are personally
trained as musicians, dancers, and actors. The goal of the
CPAN is to bring natural, drugless healthcare to the performing
arts population with the vision of enhancing performance,
increasing vitality & creativity, eliminating drug use
(both prescription and recreational), and increasing overall
What is chiropractic? Click here
for two entertaining illustrated slide shows on the
philosophy of chiropractic.
Chiropractic Philosophy 101 provided by CPAN doctor, Dr.
The Chiropractic Performing Arts Network.
was founded by
Jameson, a Doctor of Chiropractic practicing in Castro
Valley, California, USA. This site is a labor of love that evolved over
the past 15 years. Replying to hundreds of musician's
email requests for health information has led to the information
you read on these pages. To learn more about Dr. Jameson's
chiropractic practice, please
here to visit his web site.
|The Chiropractic Performing
DOCTOR OF THE MONTH
Don Milione, D.C., D.A.C.B.O.H.
Milione is a professional musician and chiropractor, he has performed in musical
ensembles since 1966. His primary instrument is the Hammond B-3 organ and his
enjoyment of music has evolved into a collection of classic and contemporary
electronic keyboards. In the past as a full time performer, Dr. Milione was
signed to several record labels and is an experienced recording artist. While
working his way through chiropractic college, Dr. Milione rebuilt acoustic and
electronic pianos. While performing technical support for Stevie Wonder in 1980
Dr. Milione had first-hand experience with on-the-road stressors of the
professional musician and road crews. Recently Dr. Milione has had the privilege
of participating in international ensembles and performing the inspirational
music of Procol Harum in various international venues, the most recent of which
was in Wuppertal, Germany in 2013. Dr. Milione’s performance with Gary Brooker
and Dave Ball of Procol Harum were once in a lifetime experiences that he will
Dr. Milione has
been in active practice for 30 years and is a professional musician. He is a
Certified Occupational Health Consultant who specializes in ergonomics and
applied biomechanics. Did you know that repetitive cumulative trauma can cause
neck, back, and/or joint pains especially to the performing artist? In order for
the performing artist to excel in their performance, Dr. Milione identifies
these painful areas and provides effective therapy in order to decrease the
pain. He uses traditional examination protocols, such as a case history,
physical examination, diagnostic imaging, and sometimes neurodiagnostic studies
in order to correctly diagnose your painful condition.
An assessment of
the artist's performance biomechanics by Dr. Milione can also provide the basis
for an appropriate treatment plan. Dr. Milione uses natural, non-invasive
therapies such as trigger-poin therapy, physical and manipulative therapies in
order to decrease pain and restore normal joint function.
stretches and/or exercise are demonstrated and recommended to the patient. Dr.
Milione treats each patient as if they were a member of his own family. This is
made evident when patients who are in pain are seen immediately and receive
immediate therapy in oder to decrease their pain.
Recently, Dr. Milione
was certified by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration as a Certified
Medical Examiner in order to perform medical qualifying exams for our nation's
commercial drivers. Dr. Milione has an empathy for the performing artists
regarding the stessors of the profession on and off the road. He welcomes you
into his practice. Contact him at his midtown Manhattan (NYC) office:
Donald P. Milione, D.C., DACBOH CPAN
Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of
Certified Occupational Health Consultant
330 East 79th
St. Suite 1C
New York, NY 10021
here to read a wonderful testimony by famed guitarist Caleb
Quaye - who has performed for ten years with Elton John,
as well with Pete Townshend and The Who, Sir Andrew Lloyd
Weber, Hall and Oates, and many others. Caleb is a new
friend and supporter of Musicianshealth.com!
Jameson, founder of MusiciansHealth.com announces his
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