Surgical Alternative-Blog


How come Grandma can “FEEL” a storm coming? Maybe the Acute or Chronic Pain!

  Do you suffer from acute or chronic pain? Maybe the weather. The next time you watch the weather forecast, notice the barometric pressure. Numbers such as 30.04 will be followed by “rising,” “falling,” or “steady.” Typically, when a low pressure front is coming, it signals not only a change […]


Stay Fit from Surgical Alternative

Stay Fit, 5 simple ways during the Holiday Season

Stay fit, it’s that time of year again. Seems everywhere we look, there is food. From cookies, pies, cakes,turkey, ham and countless sides, it’s no wonder why the average person gains 2-5 pounds during the holiday season. Here’s a few stay fit tips that have been successful with our family and friends. 5 Stay […]


A New lease on Life-Pain Free

At Surgical Alternative our use of cranial structural bodywork has proven to be an effective treatment for many painful conditions. We love to share client stories that may help others that suffer from a similar painful condition and here is one of those examples. A client came in suffering from […]


“Avoid surgery. Eradicate Pain.”

Avoid surgery.  Eradicate pain. by Mike Matthew special to The Laker Peggy Boyd, owner of Surgical Alternative, has found a way to end pain without costly and traumatic surgical procedures.  “My work goes far beyond massage therapy,” says Peggy.  “A better term for my work would be structural therapy.” She […]