Chiropractic Treatment Techniques

Chiropractic Treatment Techniques

There is a wide variation of techniques used by different chiropractors. Chiropractors focus on dysfunctions that can result from irregularities spinal structure or movement. They rely heavily on hands-on procedures to determine structural and functional problems, and they use manipulation to promote normal bodily function correcting or preventing these structural deviations. The principal procedure used by many chiropractors is a form of manipulation known as adjustment that refers to a variety of manual mechanical interventions. There are about 55 adjustments in a chiropractor's repertoire. Some of them are:

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">Manipulation is movement of short amplitude and high velocity that moves the joint beyond where patient's muscles could move the joint by themselves but short of ligament rupture.

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">Mobilization is movement administered by the clinician within physiologic joint space in order to increase overall range of motion

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">There are hundreds of ways or techniques to adjust the spine. Each Chiropractic becomes highly skilled in a variety of adjustment procedures that are most suitable for your age, body type and condition. Some of the most common chiropractic techniques used today are:

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">Go stead Technique – detailed analysis of spinal X-rays is used to determine correct adjustments to be administered

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">Activator – detects and corrects dysfunction using a small tool which delivers a light and measured force to correct misalignments. It is used to gently and painlessly move the vertebrate

http://bioenergyasia.com/templates/ja_wistery/images/bullet-list.gif) 20px 5px no-repeat;">Bio-Energetic Synchronization Technique - A non- force technique using subtle, yet precise pressure applied by hand to remove blocked nerve energy, eliminate physiological interference and balance sensory signals to the central nervous system.