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Our Chiropractic Techniques

We use a number of highly-effective adjusting approaches to help improve spinal biomechanics and reduce nervous system interference. The approach we use is based on our clinical judgment and years of experience.

The primary adjusting techniques we use include:

Dr. Steven Schargel will use the technique that is best for you.

Dr. Steven Schargel will use the technique that is best for you.

Gonstead

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

Diversified

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»

Palmer Package

We’re experts on a wide range of effective adjusting approaches taught at the Palmer College of Chiropractic, the birthplace of chiropractic. read more»

Pettibon

Your biggest enemy is gravity. We’ll evaluate how your spine has adapted and take pictures throughout your care to document your progress. read more»

Logan Basic

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

Cox Flexion-Distraction

We use a special table so we can traction your spine, opening up the spacing between spinal vertebrae and relieving pressure to spinal.
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Dr. Steven Schargel adjusting a patient.

Dr. Steven Schargel adjusting a patient.

Toggle Recoil

While lying on your side, we’ll use our hands to deliver a quick contact to the upper bones of your spine. Your body does the rest. read more»

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


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