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What do you think of optimal chiropractic treatment with the activator appliance for soft tissue injury following an rta 5 yrs ago?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Not much

Chiropractic "treatment" is a form of exaggerated massage designed to keep you coming back for steady income.
There is little in chiropractic practice or theory which can be considered to have as a goal - cure. If you have a persistent problem you should see your orthopedic physician for a true understanding.

In brief: Not much

Chiropractic "treatment" is a form of exaggerated massage designed to keep you coming back for steady income.
There is little in chiropractic practice or theory which can be considered to have as a goal - cure. If you have a persistent problem you should see your orthopedic physician for a true understanding.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Cyma Khalily
So very true! Lots of money and referrals by attorneys!
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Questionable

The use of the 'activator' device has been adopted by many chiropractors as an alternative to hands-on manipulation.
It has more short-comings than benefits. Traditional chiropractors that use spinal manipulation have been shown to provide lasting relief patients with back pain. You will need to shop around to find one that is right for you.

In brief: Questionable

The use of the 'activator' device has been adopted by many chiropractors as an alternative to hands-on manipulation.
It has more short-comings than benefits. Traditional chiropractors that use spinal manipulation have been shown to provide lasting relief patients with back pain. You will need to shop around to find one that is right for you.
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
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