Advanced Rated Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique (AMCT)

Re-certified every year at the advanced level Dr. DeGrazia uses an instrument along with an extensive protocol in order to assess and adjust the spine and extremities. Activator is one of the most researched techniques in our profession. It has been shown to treat the spine as well as the musculature. Activator is a low force adjusting technique making it safe as well as effective.

Muscle Work

Soft techniques such as myofascial release, trigger point therapy and transverse friction massage are used to reduce muscle hypertonicity (tightness) and pain thereby complementing and enhancing the chiropractic adjusting.

Therapies

Class 4 Cold LASER Therapy: designed to reduce acute and chronic pain and inflammation at the cellular level, LASER therapy is on the cutting edge of therapeutic modalities.
Electric muscle stimulation:
Ultrasound
Ice/Heat
Spinal Rehabilitation: tailor to your needs, spinal rehabilitation and core exercises are designed to strengthen and stabilize weak areas of the body.

Diversified/Manual Adjusting

Catered to every patient this “hands on” style of adjusting is what most people think of when they think of a chiropractic adjustment. Flexion/Distraction:

This technique utilizes a table that helps to stretch the low back and spine thereby providing relief to those who suffer from acute or chronic low back pain, spinal stenosis or herniated disc conditions.

Nutrition

Everyone has nutritional needs or nutritional concerns related to their health. Dr. DeGrazia will help guide you through the labyrinth of nutrition by helping you eat well and making nutritional supplement recommendations when necessary. Utilizing nutritional supplements can be an important part of maintaining optimum health and wellness. Dr. DeGrazia offers the following supplement lines: Ortho Molecular Products, Biotics Research, Nordic Naturals and Greens First.

  • Re-certified every year at the advanced level, Dr. DeGrazia, Dr. Conley and Dr. Brink use an instrument along with an extensive protocol in order to assess and adjust the spine and extremities. Activator is one of the most researched techniques in our profession. It has been shown to treat the spine as well as the musculature. Activator is a low force adjusting technique making it safe as well as effective.

  • Soft techniques such as myofascial release, trigger point therapy and transverse friction massage are used to reduce muscle hypertonicity (tightness) and pain thereby complementing and enhancing the chiropractic adjusting.

  • Class 4 Cold LASER Therapy: designed to reduce acute and chronic pain and inflammation at the cellular level, LASER therapy is on the cutting edge of therapeutic modalities.
    Electric muscle stimulation
    Ultrasound
    Spinal Rehabilitation: tailored to your needs, spinal rehabilitation and core exercises are designed to strengthen and stabilize weak areas of the body.
    Kinesio Taping: a taping technique designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process, provide support to muscles and joints, all while not sacrificing any movement.

  • Customized for every patient this “hands on” style of adjusting is what most people think of when they think of a chiropractic adjustment.

     

  • This technique utilizes a table that helps to stretch the low back and spine thereby providing relief to those who suffer from acute or chronic low back pain, spinal stenosis or herniated disc conditions.

  • Everyone has nutritional needs or nutritional concerns related to their health. Dr. DeGrazia will help guide you through the labyrinth of nutrition by offering diet advice and making nutritional supplement recommendations when necessary. Utilizing nutritional supplements can be an important part of maintaining optimum health and wellness. Dr. DeGrazia offers the following supplement lines: Ortho Molecular Products, Biotics Research, Nordic Naturals and Greens First.

    Dr. Conley and Dr. Brink also provide nutrition expertise and diet advice.