A local male altered his profession from chemistry to chiropractic after having a life-changing adjustment.
Chris Rynd graduated from Coffee County Central High School before going to Tennessee Tech University where he earned a degree in Chemistry. Throughout his time at TTU Rynd had the ability to get a grant to conduct field research on shamanic medication in Peru for four months, studying a plant called Cat's Claw.
Rynd graduated in 2012 and began a profession at Vi-Jon in Smyrna. He operated in the research and development department for about five years where he helped established formulas and quality scalability for a range of products including aerosol sprays, hand sanitizers, laundry and dish cleaning agents and so on.
He was about two years into his career when he began returning to the health club to be active once again as he started to get sick every once in a while.
“I matured skateboarding and utilized to compete a lot so I was pretty active,” Rynd said.
Rynd stated he was doing cross hatches in the fitness center when he got injured.
“I heard a pop and it literally dropped me to my knees,” Rynd stated.
Soon afterwards Rynd was experiencing one-sided headaches and was tearing out of one eye for 18 days straight while experiencing “10 out of 10” pain.
Rynd stated he went to his medical care to be informed he was looking at spine surgical treatment on his C1/C2 vertebrae, which is based around the skull and the brain stem. Rynd wasn't happy with the idea of getting surgery on his spinal column while he was 26.
“That was a little earth shaking and I was most likely a little young to be cut on with spine surgical treatment.”
Rynd said he pressed far from the concept of surgery and relied on muscle relaxers and discomfort medicine but nothing was working. He said he missed out on a lot work he was losing money so he lastly sought out a chiropractor and stated after one modification he was all much better.
“All my signs went away, no tearing out of one eye or my '10 out of 10′ pain,” Rynd said. “It actually conserved me from surgery.”
Rynd mentioned, with routine chiropractic care, he hasn't been ill in over 5 years because his first adjustment.
With the life altering adjustment, Rynd connected to his good friend Dr. Rick Longie and informed him he was thinking of altering professions and going to chiropractic school. He said Dr. Longie connected to the president of Sherman College of Chiropractic to speak with Rynd and to have him go to the campus.
Rynd stated he invested the next 3 years conserving up his cash while continuing to work for Vi-Jon. After saving up adequate money to pay tuition, he went to Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, Florida in 2017 and graduated this year.
He said while in school he was surprised to discover how a little adjustment can assist someone with persistent discomfort tremendously.
“I did not anticipate the human mind to understand the body,” Rynd said. “I never understood so much stuff played an important role to the nerve system, where any small adjustments can make a huge distinction to the entire body.”
Rynd worked for a chiropractic office in Murfreesboro before getting his license in March. Regrettably, due to the COVID-19 pandemic his graduation event was cancelled. He did receive his diploma together with his cap and gown prior to being able to go house.
Rynd now operates at Family Chiropractic Complex in Tullahoma and stated they've been following guidelines and safety procedures like other medical offices. Rynd said company is back to typical but he was fretted in the start, especially for other small companies that do not have the exact same resources as corporations.
“That's what I like about small businesses trigger that's part of a neighborhood and not a corporation that believes individuals are essential. Individuals appreciate that here more than in the larger cities,” Rynd stated.
Rynd stated he's seen clients get better after they've pertained to see him and encourages anybody struggling with persistent pain to see them as it helped him out.
“It's incredible how it changed my life and I wish to give individuals hope that they do not need to live in persistent pain all the time or take a tablet all the time for chronic discomfort,” Rynd stated.
Family Chiropractic Complex lies at 111 Marbury Crossing and is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Anyone interested to make a visit can call 931-455-0408.