Dr. Laurence Badgley

General Practice
Honolulu, HI
52 years experience male

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Natural Rx

Honolulu, HI

Address

7 Waterfront Plaza, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 400, Honolulu, HI
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Saturday: Closed
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Berkeley, CA

About

Bio

I am interested in the Diagnosis and Natural Therapy treatments of Chronic Low Back Pain, Fibromyalgia, Migraine, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Temporal Mandibular Disorder (TMD), Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS), Sciatica, Chronic Pelvic Pain, Interstitial Cystitis (IC), "Endometriosis", and other Chronic Pain Disorders. In 2007, I attended the 6th Interdisciplinary Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain in Barcelona to present my study of pelvic girdle disorders.  At this meeting, I met Dr. Andry Vleeming and studied his discoveries about sacroiliac joint function and disorder. I also met Dr. Vert Mooney, Professor Emeritus of Orthopedics, University of California at San Diego and studied his sacroiliac joint investigations.  The work of these men and my own clinical observations have shown me that the sacroiliac joint has a normal range of motion, and is susceptible to injury more readily than was taught in medical school. Modern methods enable doctors to prove that this joint is unstable and a pain generator.  An unstable sacroiliac joint causes the overlying body tower to lean to one side, which imposes significant mechanical stress on muscles, tendons, ligaments, and fascia of the upper body tower; leading to evolution of several Chronic Pain Disorders.  An unrecognized mechanical force parameter is body weight motivated by the ambient gravitational field. My theories and practices can be reviewed on-line in Practical Pain Management, September 2009 issue, "Sacroiliac Joint Disorder", and within my e-Book, Pain Syndromes; free at Quora.com.

Specialties
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General Practice

Holistic Medicine

Integrative Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
IBS: 30's male w. chronic gastric & intestinal symptoms must consider Gastropaeresis & Irritable Bowel Syndrome & pursue Gastroenterology consu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Hypermobility : ? Re: ills associated with/potentiating Fibromyalgia. Hypermobility (see Beighton Criteria) common association; in about 15% females; potentiates join ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Radial Radiculopathy: 31 yo fem has pain radiating from neck, shoulder, arm & to thumb has radial nerve impingement, which might be at level of cervical spine or brachi ... Read More

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May 26, 2013
A wealth of knowledge and a very dedicated physician. Extremely articulate, to the point answers and able to think outside the box in the pursuit of helping his patients.
Mar 19, 2013
Great answers! Caring. What else can you ask for ?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Hi, I've been diagnosed with joint hypermobility syndrome and fybromyalgia by seperate doctors but nobody ever told me about the link betwwen the two . This really make...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much for your reply! For the most part the pain went away (always does after a week or so) but I will still go check the hip checked out. Again, thank you f...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for the very detailed info. I have had pots for 5 yrs now and things are just getting worse w/ each new diagnoses of a new medical issue I have. It's very hard...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Yale University School of Medicine, CT
Graduated 1968MD

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EndoCannabinoid Universitas
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