Techniques

TECHNIQUES

We use a number of highly-effective adjusting approaches to help improve spinal bio-mechanics. The approach we use is based on our clinical judgement and years of experience.

The primary adjusting techniques we use include:

Gonstead

An evaluation and adjusting protocol developed by Dr. Clarence Gonstead. This technique utilizes X-rays and a heat sensing instrument in order to locate subluxations in the spine. read more»

Diversified

The most common adjusting style used by chiropractors; Diversified technique utilizes X-rays as well as motion palpation in order to locate malpositions and hypomobilities in the spine. read more»

Thompson

A technique developed by Dr. J. Clay Thompson, this technique utilizes a protocol of checking the patient’s leg lengths. read more»

Activator Methods®

The most popular “low force” chiropractic technique developed by Dr. Arlan Fuhr. This technique relies on a very specific protocol of checking leg lengths while the patient does specific movements. read more»