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Chiropractic Techniques

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Dr. Alan Schultz is proficient in a number of highly-effective adjusting approaches for fast results. GET STARTED TODAY!

Dr. Schultz is Proficient in the Following Methods:

GONSTEAD METHOD:

This full spine approach relies on X-rays and a heat-sensing instrument for a thorough evaluation and documented results. read more»

Adjusting Tables
Side Adjustment Tech

THOMPSON METHOD:

Thompson Terminal Point technique is a system of analysis and a special table that reduces the amount of energy needed to adjust your spine. read more»

Thompson Terminal Point table.
Patient being adjusted on a Thompson table.
Another view of the Thompson Terminal point table at Schultz Chiropractic & Acupuncture

The Thompson Terminal Point table helps reduce the amount of energy needed to make the adjustment.

COX FLEXION-DISTRACTION METHOD:

We use a special table so we can traction your spine, opening up the spacing between spinal vertebrae and relieving pressure to spinal. read more»

BIOMECHANICS METHOD:

Utilizing biophysics for comfort and outstanding results.

LOGAN METHOD:

Applying a light contact to the sacrum, relaxes the muscles and allows the “foundation of your spine” to support your body properly. read more»

DIVERSIFIED METHOD:

After identifying which vertebrae have lost their normal motion or position, a specific manual thrust is applied to free up “stuck” spinal joints. read more»

NEUROLOGIC RELIEF CENTERS TECHNIQUE (NRCT)

This is a newer chiropractic method that concentrates on the upper cervical. It could also be called Upper Cervical Technique. NRCT is non-invasive and painless. read more»

Trigger Point Therapy

Image of patient receiving Trigger Point Therapy.
By applying constant pressure with the thumbs, elbow or hand instrument, muscles relax and pain is reduced.

The doctor utilizes trigger point therapy to reduce pain and allow adjustments to hold for longer periods of time.

By applying direct pressure or stretching of the affected muscle, we can reduce muscle spasms and flush out pooled blood and accumulated toxins. read more»

If you’ve been to a chiropractor before and prefer to be adjusted in a particular way, let Dr. Alan Schultz know. We want you to relax, enjoy and fully benefit from your chiropractic care.

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