The Activator is a unique hand-held instrument that was specifically designed to give you a low-force adjustment. The Activator instrument delivers a controlled, light and fast thrust without causing undue strain to patients. Thousands of patients throughout the world enjoy safe, effective chiropractic care with the Activator Technique. The Activator Method Technique is a gentle, low-force program of chiropractic care. It was developed to improve safety and comfort for the chiropractic patient. The technique has grown to be the most widely used low force chiropractic technique in the world. The Activator technique incorporates the latest advances in orthopedic, neurological and chiropractic examinations along with a unique system of administering spinal adjustments. Patients from all walks of life can enjoy the benefits of an Activator adjustment. The Activator Technique works well for children because it is quick and easy. Even young children who may have problems keeping still typically have no problems with Activator adjustments. Many even look forward to their next visit. Elderly patients benefit as well. The unique Activator adjustment offers a more gentle and effective care approach for elderly patients who suffer from degeneration, arthritis and osteoporosis. The Impulse IQ is an adjusting instrument that has a micro-computer inside that provides the doctor with feedback about your body's response to the adjustment. The instrument is FDA registered and several years of research have gone into its development. Patients describe the treatment as a light tapping sensation to the area being treated. In most cases, the treatment is painless. Take the important first step and call your chiropractor's office and ask if they offer these exciting advanced chiropractic techniques.