Dr. Ben Fluegge

Dr. Fluegge is committed to helping families in the community experience improved health and vitality. He educates patients on prevention of injury in the workplace and at home, and how to maintain peak performance in all facets of life. Dr. Fluegge received his Doctor of Chiropractic from Cleveland Chiropractic and a B.S. degree in Biology from Creighton University. The techniques he utilizes include: Diversified, SOT, Graston Technique, Kinesio Taping, Spinal Decompression and also performs physio therapy and rehabilitation. Dr. Fluegge welcomes patients with chronic low back pain, headaches, neck and shoulder pain, and those concerned with improving their over-all health.Dr. Fluegge is one of the owners of Raintree Chiropractic in Lee's Summit, MO. A native of Iowa, he enjoys camping, hiking, and exploring nature. Dr. Fluegge is a loving husband and father of two.

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  • Medical Management And Drug Therapy At Raintree Medical & Chiropractic Center

    At Raintree Medical & Chiropractic Center, our healthcare professionals areprimary care providers who take a holistic approach to your family's health care, so you get the best total solutions for your health care needs from a practice that gets to know you and your specific case. Whether you're dealing with musculoskeletal injuries, a disease that requires ongoing treatment...

  • Primary Care For The Entire Family At Raintree Medical & Chiropractic Center

    Raintree Medical and Chiropractic Center offers complete care for the entire family. If you're looking for aprimary care provider in Lees Summit, you'll find one-stop convenience for everything from routine care to specialist care, along with comprehensive diagnostics, testing, and treatment at Raintree Medical, and personalized care for every member of your family.

  • Raintree Medical & Chiropractic Center Offers Comprehensive Women’s Health Care

    At Raintree Medical & Chiropractic Center, ourprimary care providers offer health care solutions for the entire family, including women's health care issues. For routine care, acute care for a specific condition, prenatal care, or contraception, our health care professionals have the expertise and resources needed to keep you healthy and well throughout every phase of your...

  • How To Properly Treat A Bad Back

    Back pain is a fact of life for many Americans. Sufferers are often so incapacitated that they even miss work or school as a result. Having frequent pain, particularly in the lower back, can be so demoralizing that it can lead you to even think you have a "bad back."

    While some people have spinal issues as a result of degeneration, disease or accident that might...

  • Diagnosing And Treating Septic Arthritis And Infectious Bursitis

    When either joints or bursae, the fluid-filled sacs that rest between bones and tendons, become inflamed and painful from a viral, bacterial or fungal infection, as a result of painful conditions that can make movement difficult and require antibiotics to remove the infection. When you suspect you have either septic arthritis or infectious bursitis, it is important that you...

  • Management Of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations & Acute Bronchitis

    COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a disease that affects over 329,000,000 people worldwide or about 5% of the population. As of 2013, it resulted in more than 2.9 million deaths and the numbers are expected to increase, especially in the developing world.

    The disease can be compounded by emphysema, which causes destruction of lung tissue, and chronic...

  • Treatment And Management Of Acute Otitis Media

    Ear infections are common childhood ailments, but can be serious enough to lead to hearing loss. The diseases of the middle ear, known as otitis media, result from bacterial or viral causes, and are often obvious to parents because the child becomes irritable, may spike a fever, and may complain of ear pain; they may tell you verbally or by pulling on their ear.

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Assessment And Management

    Often associated with returning war veterans, posttraumatic stress disorder or PTSD also results from surviving other life-threatening events such as sexual violence, physical abuse, serious accidents, terrorist attacks, or natural disasters. While anyone who undergoes these circumstances may later experience anger, confusion and fear, some victims have lifelong anxiety and...

  • Assessment And Treatment Of Conjunctivitis

    Pinkeye, or conjunctivitis, is an inflammation of the eye that can be highly infectious. While noninfectious forms can be caused by allergies, chemical irritations, and underlying illnesses in the body, the more serious variation results from virus or bacteria. Some problems that appear to be pinkeye may respond to treatment at home, but it is important to know when to call...

  • Cosmetic Procedures: Approaches and Pitfalls

    As you age, should you get cosmetic procedures that appear to turn back time? If you have a feature you want to improve, what cosmetic procedures can most effectively help you? While the answer to these questions is highly personal, there are several things to keep in mind.
    Why Cosmetic Procedures?

    Both men and women choose procedures to make the skin firmer...