Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique (AMCT) is also one of the most scientifically researched chiropractic techniques in Chiropractic today. Activator Methods has published clinical and scientific peer-reviewed papers beyond that of most chiropractic analytical treatment procedure with more than 105 abstracts and manuscripts.
These important abstracts and manuscripts continue to be a valuable tool to support the practitioner's treatment of problems of the spine, Research comes with the support of the National Institute of Chiropractic Research and the National Institutes of Health.
Federal Government Approval
Because of Activator Methods solid research and science, Medicare recognizes the Activator Instrument as an "approved device"... an important advantage if using Medicare to cover your chiropractic care.
World Class Recognition
With such a strong research background, Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique(AMCT) is held in high regard throughout the chiropractic profession. Noting it's value, many chiropractic colleges have begun to teach the Activator Method as part of their curriculum.
Medical authorities such as Andrew Weil, M.D., a world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative medicine likewise recognizes Activator's strong position as a technique leader in chiropractic today and has this to say about the Activator Method on his website;
"The Activator Method has undergone clinical trials that demonstrate its efficacy. I have found low-force treatments like this one to be reliable and safe, and I recommend them in my clinical practice. I find the Activator method particularly useful for pediatric and geriatric patients."
Andrew Weil, MD