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(904) 743-2222
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Author: Dr. Long Van

therabands

Therabands for Muscle Strength and Pain Relief

For the best results to relieve a person from back, muscle and joint pain, a patient must be active in the healing process. This not only means seeking chiropractic care but in many cases by including and following through on certain exercises prescribed by the caregiver. Often, the use of therabands can be very effective…
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sciatica

Sciatica

Oh, the pain of it all. Sciatica, sciatica, a pain by any other name. . . Sciatica gets its name from the fact that the pain you feel radiates through the sciatic nerve. It can shoot through your hips, buttocks and down your leg. It can be debilitating. Sciatica is a major disease problem not…
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pain in the neck

Pain in the Neck

Pain in the neck is a common medical condition that comes from numerous illnesses and injuries from accidents. Fortunately, most of the time it can be cured immediately. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians in 2008. He has experience in helping the human body function properly through…
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nerve compression carpal tunnel syndrome

Understanding Nerve Compression

Having nerve conditions such as nerve compression can alter our entire body function. It is important that we educate ourselves on these conditions in order to understand why it is necessary to seek immediate remedy before it gets worse. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians in 2008.…
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reflex test

Understanding the Reflex Test

When people go for check-ups, doctors usually use a tool to see how patients’ reflexes respond to that tool. This is called the reflex test. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians in 2008. He has experience in helping the human body function properly through the natural approach,…
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self-diagnosing

The Dangers of Self-Diagnosing

In today’s world, internet access is easily accessible so much so that self-diagnosing has become a common, if maybe a life-threatening practice. You just type in a symptom and websites pop up showing various diagnoses, and one chooses the one that best describes their situation. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute…
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Medical Imaging Tools

Types of Medical Imaging

One of the things patients may undergo is have some kind of “imaging” done on their bodies. These imaging tools help doctors scrutinize details of the ailing part of the body that are not visible to the naked eye, and pinpoint very specific areas of disease and treatment. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the…
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sprains and strains most common workplace injury

Sprain or Strain?

Sprain or strain? We all have heard our friends and family or ourselves say at one time or another, “I strained my leg,” or “I sprained my ankle.” Here are tips on how to tell if it’s a sprain or a strain, and what to do if you have one or the other. Dr. Long…
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Different Types Disc Injuries

Types of Disc Injuries

There are several types of disc injuries, including degenerative disc disease, thinning disc, disc bulging, and disc herniation, which includes protrusion and extrusion. We shall explain the differences among these types of disc injuries later. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians in 2008. He has experience in…
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Spine Anatomy

Knowing Your Spine Anatomy

Knowing your spine anatomy helps you understand how chiropractic works, especially when you hear your spine “crack,” while being adjusted. Dr. Long VanLong Van, D.C. joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians in 2008. He has experience in helping the human body function properly through the natural approach, and enjoys reading up on…
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Dr. Allamm Morales, M.D.
Neurologist

Dr. Allamm Morales has over 15 years experience in personal injury and a wide range of neurological disorders. He has privilege, and provides patient care in local Baptist hospitals.

He was Chief Resident at the Neurology Residency Program of the University of South Florida, and worked at the Florida Hospital of New Smyrna, and St. Luke Hospital in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He also served many years with the Florida Neurology Institute, Inc.

Dr. Morales is a Diplomate of the American Board of Vascular Neurology, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Morales studied in Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL, had residency at the Caibarien General Hospital, Cuba, and obtained the MD degree at the Superior Institute of Medical Science in Cuba.

Fiaz Jaleel, M.D.
Physical Medicine & Rehab, Pain Management

“Life is short and precious. As a Physiatrist and Pain Physician my goal for my patients is to reduce their pain and suffering, enhance form, improve function and ultimately promote the best quality of life for that individual.”

Dr. Fiaz Jaleel graduated from the University of The West Indies in 1987. He completed a two year internship at Port of Spain General Hospital in Trinidad and Tobago. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, IL and went on to do a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis , MO. In 2007, Dr. Jaleel joined the team at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians as Medical Director. He is currently Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as Pain Medicine via the American Board of Pain Medicine.

In Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Jaleel held positions as an Intern, House officer, and District Medical Officer. He has also practiced in Illinois, Missouri, South Dakota and Central and North Florida.

While practicing in Trinidad , Dr. Jaleel also worked in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Pediatrics, Neonatology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics, Emergency Medicine and Community Medicine.

Dr. Jaleel has encountered many diseases, disorders and clinical situations related to multiple aspects of trauma including penetrating and non-penetrating injuries, motor vehicular accidents and concomitant injuries including intra-abdominal injuries, closed head injuries, fractures and burns.

When not treating his patients, Dr. Jaleel enjoys travelling, reading and spending time with friends and family.

Dr. Jaleel has the following affiliations:
Diplomate, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Diplomate, American Board of Pain Medicine
Fellow, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Member, American Academy of Pain Medicine
Member, Florida Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Member, Florida Academy of Pain Medicine
Member, Florida Medical Association

Deric L. D’Agostino, D.C.
Chiropractic Physician

“The health of a body is in direct proportion to the health of its nervous system. The nervous system controls every cell, tissue and organ in your body, tap into that and “miracles” will most certainly happen!”

Dr. Deric D’Agostino attended the Logan College of Chiropractic and has been helping patients at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians for the past nine years. Around here we call him “Dr. D.”

Dr. D’Agostino specializes in Koren Specific Technique and in the treatment of injuries resulting from motor vehicle accidents. He is a master of his craft and firmly believes that chiropractic treatment can not only help the body but also the mind. His sense of humor and the personal attention that he provides really puts patients at ease.

Dr. D’Agostino genuinely listens to the patient while working very hard to erase their pain-inducing symptoms. He is always seeking out continuing education and new methodology to add to his care repertoire.

When he is not helping patients find relief, Dr. D’Agostino enjoys training for sprint triathlons, gardening, as well as being an awesome father and husband. You will most likely find him at our Arlington location dawning a huge smile while drinking his homemade juice.

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