Dr. Henry Reappointed to International Medical Advisory Board on Spinal Decompression

On November 12, 2015 Greenville chiropractic physician Dr. Luke Henry was reappointed to the International Medical Advisory Board for Spinal Decompression (I.M.A.B.S.D.). This group of of medical and chiropractic physicians contribute clinical and scientific expertise towards to continued development of this noninvasive approach for disorders of the intervertebral disc. Dr. Eric Kaplan, co-chairman, and Dr. Perry Bard, board member, congratulated Dr. Henry. The I.M.A.B.S.D. works in conjunction with Parker University, a leader in chiropractic education and provider of postgraduate continuing education on nonsurgical spinal decompression therapy. Decompression is a relatively new approach and represents a technological advance over simple traction. Decompression is indicated for bulging discs, herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, facet syndrome, sciatica, low back pain and neck pain.IMG_0692

Dr. Henry has served as an instructor at Parker University’s National Decompression Certificate Program and as proctor for the examination 2014-2015. He is also the author of peer-reviewed research papers and presentations on chiropractic, low-level laser therapy and nonsurgical spinal decompression.

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Dr. Luke Henry

Dr. Luke Henry graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Computer Engineering and minor in Mathematical Science. He decided to become a chiropractic physician after chiropractic care helped him recover from an injury. Dr. Henry graduated summa cum laude, at the top of his class, from Sherman College. He has postgraduate education in Physiotherapy through New York Chiropractic College, advanced training in the care of whiplash injuries through the Spine Research Institute of San Diego, and spinal decompression at Parker University. Dr. Henry is the author of peer-reviewed research and is a reviewer for scientific journals. Dr. Henry is a member of the International Medical Advisory Board on Spinal Decompression, the International Dose-Response Society and the South Carolina Chiropractic Association. He is a postgraduate guest lecturer and has presented on low-level laser therapy, spinal decompression, compliance, and the management of difficult and unusual cases. Dr. Henry is recognized as an expert in the field of chiropractic.