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Avenue Chiropractic Clinic 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:

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Think of an adjustment as “tuning” a piano, adjusting each string so it produces the perfect tone.


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»

Activator Methods®

This is a system of spinal evaluation combined with a handheld adjusting instrument that delivers a consistent, low-force thrust. read more»

McKenzie technique

Disc loading technique designed to centralize pain and offer self-management strategies for recurring disc pain and sciatica.


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


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»

Myofascial Release

We’ll find tender areas where muscles and connective tissue are producing pain and restricted movement and gently release it. read more»


Toftness is a very light force technique used mostly for treating infants.

Pierce Stillwagon

Pierce Stillwagon is an analysis technique that focuses on correcting the cervical spine curvature.


Chiropractic Manipulative Reflex Technique is a soft tissue method focusing on relieving pressure and restoring function to the visceral organs. People suffering from gastric distress, chronic indigestion, bowel disorders and gallbladder attacks commonly get relief from this technique.


Sacro Occipital Technique helps normalize the relationship between the pelvis and the head, using gravity to make the necessary correction. read more»

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

Call Avenue Chiropractic Clinic today to begin care!

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