Unlike conventional medicine which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, the care offered at Healing Hands emphasizes the importance of improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Given the option, most people would prefer to be healthy and avoid illness if possible, and Healing Hands can help those people achieve their health and wellness goals. For those patients who may already be in pain, Healing Hands offers a unique way to provide pain relief for many types of pain and conditions, including back pain, neck pain and more! Pain relief and pain prevention are two of the reasons that chiropractic, acupuncture, physical therapy, and sports medicine services have become so popular, both here in Greensboro and around the world.
If you have been suffering from back pain, don’t wait another second to begin your road to recovery! At Healing Hands, our chiropractic and soft tissue techniques can assist patients with the rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the chiropractic journey may offer a new sense of balance and wellness that one has never before experienced. If you want to start living every day pain free, call us at 336-361-1790 to schedule an appointment!
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 take the time to meet the chiropractor and our network of wellness care professionals dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives. As a patient at Healing Hands we will personally tailor a chiropractic and wellness program specifically targeted to your needs using the least invasive yet highly effective techniques and services.
Meet Our Providers
Dr. Damien Rodulfo
Dr. Rodulfo is a graduate of New York Chiropractic College. He received his Bachelor’s of Science in human biology from the State University of New York at Albany. While in chiropractic college, Dr. Rodulfo had a great interest in treating and rehabilitating athletes. He is currently certified in Active Release Techniques (ART, full body), SFMA, FMS, FAKTR, and Rock Tape FMT, and is a Newton and Pose certified running coach. Dr. Rodulfo is a member of the American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and the ACA Sport Council. He is the team chiropractor for the University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) and also affiliated with North Carolina A&T University .
In order to become certified as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP), Dr. Rodulfo has satisfied all educational eligibility requirements established by the ACBSP board and has demonstrated an acceptable and appropriate level of understanding and knowledge in all subject areas tested by the CCSP certification examination. All individuals certified by the ACBSP certification program must also demonstrate an ongoing professional commitment to the field of chiropractic sports medicine.
Dr. Megan Hendel
Dr. Megan Hendel is a Western New York native who graduated from D’Youville College where she received her Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine. She received her Bachelors in Health Care Studies and her Masters in Athletic Training from Daemen College located in Buffalo, New York. She has been a Certified Athletic Trainer since 2013. She has had a wide range of clinical experiences working with Division I athletes at the State University of New York at Buffalo and also professional athletes, as she spent a season with the Buffalo Bills. She also has clinic experience in a multidisciplinary practice as well as a hospital clinic. While simultaneously pursuing her Doctorate, Dr. Hendel also received her Masters in Business Administration. Dr. Hendel is a member of the American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and the National Athletic Training Association (NATA).
Rob Balkind MAc. LAc. is a Licensed Acupuncturist and owner of ABR Acupuncture in Greensboro, NC. He has over 18 years of experience working in pain management. After graduating from the Body Therapy Institute in 1996 for massage therapy, he went on to study neuromuscular therapy, and then received a multidisciplinary degree that combined athletic training and exercise sports science from Greensboro College in 2002.
Rob received his Master’s in Acupuncture from the Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in 2006 as well as a certification in Tuina (Chinese traditional massage techniques). Rob has completed the instructor training with Kinetacore continuing education company and has been an adjunct instructor teaching massage and trigger point therapy. He is certified with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, a Licensed Acupuncturist in North Carolina, and is certified in Functional Dry Needling.
Rob practices within Healing Hands Chiropractic in Greensboro NC. He co-treats with the chiropractors in his office and with physicians and physical therapists in the area.
Rob’s practice focuses on treating soft tissue dysfunction. He uses a combination of myofascial release and trigger point therapy with functional dry needling to increase mobility and to improve function.
When not working, Rob enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He also enjoys running with his dog and participating in CrossFit so that he can continue to keep up with his wife and daughter.
Rob’s website: www.abracupuncture.com
Dr. Michael Rigby, DO
Dr. Michael Rigby is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O) who holds board certifications in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. Osteopathic medical training is founded on a holistic approach to patient care rather than focusing treatment on an ailment or injury. Thorough additional intensive training on the musculoskeletal system (your muscles, bones, and joints) allows for a broader understanding of range of motion and what a muscle and bone feel like through touch. Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy (OMT), while similar to chiropractic “adjustments”, are a combination of techniques including gentle pressure, stretching, and resistance aligned to help restore range of motion, encourage overall health and optimize performance.
Dr. Rigby excelled in his undergraduate studies at Appalachian State University, achieving a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science (BEXSc), with three supporting Minors in Psychology, Biology, and Chemistry. Continuing his scholastic journey, he graduated from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2012. Dr. Rigby achieved his top choice as a Family Medicine Resident at Cone Health from 2012-2015. Cone Health Sports Medicine Fellowship (2016) allowed for additional extensive clinical hours with local high schools, collegiate athletic departments, and sports medicine rotations.
While practicing sports medicine for the past several years in the Greensboro Area, Dr. Rigby has taken care of the complete range of patients, from elite athletes, as a sideline Physician, to the weekend warriors, as a Sports Medicine Physician with LeBauer Healthcare. Whatever the population, he strives to empower patients to recover through empathy, education, and partnership.
Dr. Eoin Colleran
Dr. Eoin Colleran, a native of Galway, Ireland is dual-licensed as a PT-DPT, ATC, CSCS, with over 20-years of broad clinical experience both internationally in Ireland, England, and also here in the USA. Eoin’s dual certification as a Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer qualifies him to provide expertise in sports medicine. Eoin’s dual certification in PT ATC and background as an exercise physiologist with CSCS give him the experience to design patient-centered and sports specific strength and conditioning programs.
As a PT Eoin worked in Home Health care with the over 50’s and retired geriatric population providing home safety evals and designing and implementing home-based physical therapy programs to assist patients to recover from falls, fractures, joint replacement surgery, spine surgery, cardiovascular surgery, and conditions COPD and pneumonia. Progressing patient to safe functional independence in the home and returning to participating in community and family activities.
From rehabilitation and sports medicine for injuries to wellness, Eoin’s experience ranges from professional rugby, soccer, track and field, horse racing and show jumping athletes to NCAA D1 athletes and competitive swimmers, golfers, runners, and tennis players.
When he’s not helping his patients get back to doing the things they love, he can be found doing triathlons and around Greensboro with his wife and three children.
Eoin’s website: www.celticphysicaltherapy.com