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Our 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 judgment and years of experience.

We use a number of highly-effective adjusting approaches to help improve spinal biomechanics and reduce nervous system interference.

We use a number of highly-effective adjusting approaches to help improve spinal biomechanics and reduce nervous system interference.

The primary adjusting techniques we use include:

Diversified

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

Applied Kinesiology

Testing the strength of various muscles of your body help us find structural, chemical and mental problems revealed by a weak muscle… read more»

Gonstead

Named for its developer, we conduct a thorough evaluation using full spine X-rays and a heat-sensing instrument for accurate adjustments… 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»

Flexion-Distraction

This non-force approach uses a special table so we can traction your spine, relieving pressure to compressed spinal discs and facet joints… read more»

Decompression

Our specially-equipped table will ever-so-slowly stretch your spine. And then relax it. Stretch. And relax. Excellent for disc cases. read more»

Motion Palpation

As you turn and bend we’ll apply a light pressure to the joint being tested with our fingertips to feel how well things are moving. read more»

Foot Levelers

Problems in your feet can create compensatory problems in back and neck. These custom orthotics can make a dramatic difference. read more»

Intersegmental Traction

We gently add motion to each vertebral joint to increase circulation, reduce scar tissue and enhance the effectiveness of your adjustments. read more»

Ultrasound

This high-tech deep tissue “micro-massage” helps reduce swelling, increase blood flow, decrease pain, reduce joint stiffness and stimulate cell-repair. read more»

TerraQuant Laser Therapy

TerraQuant is the only non-invasive medical device available today in the world that provides a unique combination of super pulsed laser, infrared, visible red light and magnetic field based on Quantum Therapy. read more»

Whirlpool Hydrotherapy

Our water hydrotherapy equipment is an ideal alternative to hands-on massage by allowing the user to remain clothed and dry in a private, comfortable setting.  read more»

Extremities

While many health problems can be traced to the spine, wrists, elbows, shoulders, knees other joints of the body can be helped. read more»

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

Call today to schedule your appointment.


Emilio John’s Chiropractic | (913) 894-0770

We’ve been delivering quality chiropractic care to the Greater Kansas City area since 1990.

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