Tag: Atlas Orthogonal


Feb

04

2007

What is an Atlas Orthogonist?

The ATLAS ORTHOGONIST (or thog’ ah nist) is a doctor in the field of Chiropractic, with training in the structure, function and bio-mechanics of the upper cervical spine. The structural balance of the human body is maintained by the precise interaction of the muscles which, under control of the nervous system, permit the skeletal framework to move and flex in a relatively unrestricted manner. Much...

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Feb

04

2007

Correcting Subluxations – the Atlas Orthogonists Key to Renewed Health

If the spinal vertebrae are misaligned in such a way as to bring pressure and irritation to the nerves which travel through their openings . . . a condition exists, which is referred to as “subluxation”. Since these nerves serve all parts of the body, providing a vital pathway to and from the brain, any subluxation that hinders or disrupts their function endangers the well-being...

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Feb

04

2007

The Education of an Atlas Orthogonist

The Atlas Orthogonist is a fully accredited, licensed Doctor of Chiropractic. He or she has undergone a minimum of three to four years of undergraduate studies, followed by four or more years of intense training in such subjects as: Anatomy, Physiology, Radiology and many others. Upon successful completion of these studies, they are then qualified to receive their Doctor of Chiropractic degree. The Atlas Orthogonist concentrates...

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Feb

04

2007

Atlas Orthogonal Details

Children of all ages should have a chiropractic examination, and those needing chiropractic care should be X-rayed and adjusted. All children over age 3 need a controlled exercise and fitness program. In the Atlas Orthogonal program, the patient must have three pre-cervical X-rays immediately before the first adjustment in the cervical area. With typical subluxations, two post X-rays are necessary immediately following the adjustment. When...

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Feb

04

2007

The Atlas Orthogonal Radiographs

We use the latest technology (high frequency computed radiography – AKA Digitial X-Ray) to ensure the least amount of exposure, the most accurate images and we take every precaution necessary (lead gowns and lead filters). Our radiographic equipment is a special “C-arm” from Italy, that maintains alignment tolerances with high precision.¬† We utilize special head/neck alignment pads to ensure that you are perfectly aligned to...

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