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About Dr. Gongaware

-Dr. Gongaware is post doctorate certified as a Primary Spine Practitioner (PSP) by the University of Pittsburgh.  Dr. Gongaware helped develop this certification program while serving as an Adjunct Professor and Clinical Research Associate for the Department of Physical Therapy.  Primary spine-care is defined as, “care provided by practitioners specifically trained-for and skilled-in comprehensive first contact and continuing care for persons with any undiagnosed sign, symptom or health concern involving the spine”.  The Primary Spine Practitioner (PSP) is specifically trained to diagnose and manage the majority of patients with spine related disorders (SRDs), or, refer the minority of those patients that may require special tests and more invasive procedures, such as MRIs or surgical consults.  Additionally, as a PSP, Dr. Gongaware functions as the best resource for traditional Primary Care Providers (PCPs) to refer patients that present to their office with SRDs.  For more information regarding the Primary Spine Practitioner, please click on the following links (http://www.psp.pitt.edu/).

About Chiropractic

Have you been looking for a chiropractor in the Gibsonia area? Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, the chiropractic care offered at Primary Spine Care in Gibsonia emphasizes the importance of improving your health to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people prefer to be healthy and avoid illness; chiropractic care can help these people achieve their health and wellness goals. For those patients who may already be in pain, chiropractic care offers a unique way to provide pain relief for many conditions, including back pain, neck pain and more! Pain relief and prevention are two of the reasons that chiropractic has become so popular, both here in Gibsonia and around the world!

People around the world are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health without requiring invasive treatments such as surgery. Please visit Primary Spine Care to meet Dr. Gongaware and his staff of chiropractic and wellness care professionals dedicated to helping you achieve your objectives. We offer a free consultation on your first visit to answer any questions you may have prior to proceeding with an examination. At Primary Spine Care, we will personally tailor a program specifically targeted to your needs! 

Whether you have been suffering from Headache, Neck Pain, Back Pain or any other spine or joint-related pain, don't wait to begin your road to recovery! Primary Spine Care can assist with your rediscovery of health and wellness. Chiropractic care may offer a new sense of balance and wellness that you have never before experienced. If you want to start living every day pain free, call us at 724-443-8444 to schedule an appointment for your free consultation!

Dr. Kris D Gongaware, DC
Clinic Director
Dr. Anthony Talorico, DC
Consulting Associate

Primary Spine Care
5499 William Flynn Highway
Gibsonia, PA   15044

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