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Our 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:

Dr. Davis adjusting techniques

Dr. Davis performing a gentle adjustment.


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»

Cox Flexion-Distraction

We use a special table so we can traction your spine, opening up the spacing between spinal vertebrae and relieving pressure to spinal. read more»


Receptor tonus technique uses direct compression to reduce or remove myofacial trigger points. The doctor will locate and correct these points which bombard the nervous system and give rise to subluxations due to the hypermyotonia they produce.

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

Give our St. Peters chiropractic office a call to schedule an appointment today!

Davis Chiropractic | (636) 936-1100