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Chiropractic Adjustment

Chiropractic Adjuctsment or spinal adjustment is the procedure taken by the chiropractor to correct the spinal vertebral subluxation The techniques were often handed down from generation to generation, the morden form of spinal manipulation techniques have characteristic biomechanical features, and are usually associated wian audible "popping" sound. Many adjustment techniques and methods have been developed through the years by chiropractors.

The International Chiropractor's Association (ICA) states that the "chiropractic adjustment is unique and singular to the chiropractic profession", and this it "is characterized by a specific thrust applied to the vertebra utilizing parts of the vertebra and contigous structures as levers to directionally correct articular malposition. Adjustment shall be differentiated from spinal manipulation in that the adjustment can only be applied to a vertebral malposition with the express intent to improve or correct the subluxation, whereas any joint, subluxated or not, may be manipulated to moblize the joint or to put the joint through its range of motion"

Benefits of Chiropractic Adjustment:  

Brain, Stress and Psychological Effects: Increased blood supply to the brain; improved concentration; reduced anxiety; reduced irrritability, depression, tiredness and clumsiness; relief from anorexia nervosa; improved memory; greater muscular relaxation; release of tissue memory; improved sleep, more energy.

Nervous System: Nerve irritation is relieved; pathological reflexes are blocked, eliminated or althered; meningeal stress is reduced; nerves receive better blood flow; better sym-pathetic and parasympathetic nerve balance; homeostasis is enhanced.

Immune System: Immune system function is enhanced; improved nerve supply to organs of immunity including spleen, tonsils, appendix and lymphoid tissue.

Neck and Head: Relief from heahache including migraine; relief from head pains, acute and chronic whiplash and post concussion syndrome; healthier discs; reduced disc pressure; disc healing from protrusion and herniation; better spinal balance; less "wear and tear" on joints and discs; TMJ syndrome relief.

Breathing and Lung Effects: Stress relieved from lungs; improvement of respiratory function, "opening" of lungs; improved breathing ability; improvement of bronchitis, allergies, sinusitus, common cold, pneumonia.

Sexual Organ Effects(Male): Improved sexual function; more energy; improved function of reproductive organs; including prostate; relief os testicular pain; correction of infertility (inability to conceive).

Cardiovascular: Greater nerve suppy to heart and coronary arteries; improved circulation; less nerve stress; normalization of blood pressure.

Digestion and Elimination: Improved digestion and elimination; improved funciton of throat, stomach and duodenum, small and large intestines, colon and anus; relief from ulcers; greater nerve supply to entire digestive tract, liver and gallbladder. Help with kidney, bladder, colon. Improved nerve supply to organs of elimination.

Eyes and Ears: Improved hearing, relief from vertigo, recovery from deafness,. Improved vision, eye function; increased vistual fields, recovery from blindness, help for cross-eye and nystagmus (wandering eye); improved nerve and blood supply to eyes and eye muscles.

Lower Back and Disc: Relief fromo acute and chironic lower back pain as well as acute and chronic whiplash; healthier discs; reduced disc pressure inclduing disc healing from protrusion and herniation. Prevention of future back surgery. Increased low back stability; hips and spine more balanced; less " wear and tear " on joint discs.

Upper Extremities: Relief from carpal tunel syndrom, should, arm and hand problems.

Lower Extremities: Hips, knees, feet more balanced; less pressure on nerves and joints, better balance, improved posture; relief from sciatica and leg pain.

Sexual Organ Effects(Female): Improved sexual funciton; more energy; imroved function of reproductive organs including ovaries, vagina and uterus. Correction of infertility (inability to conceive); improvement or amelioration or gynecological conditions such as menstrual pain, bloating and PMS; less severe morning sickness; less discomfort during pregnancy; easier childbirth and reduced labor; reduction in menopausal symptoms (depression, hot flashes, back or joint pain, irritability, headaches and/or fatigue).

Hormonal Effects: Improved thyroid function: better weight regulation. Diabetes symptoms alleviated; decreased nee for insulin.

Overall Effects on Body Structure: Less pressure on body in general; joints are aligned; weight is carried more evenly; better posture; more balance; more energy; muscles are stengthened and balanced; trigger points and hot spots are removed; increased flexibility; chemical balance is enhanced; excess free radical production is reduced.

Joints: Protection from possible reversal of arthritis; release of pressure on weight-bearing joints.

Sports Performance: Improved reaction time; increased speed, better performance, increased endurance, improved sense of body position.

Especially for Infants: Balanced symmetry of facial and cranial bones; correction of foot and hip inversion, club foot, hip dysplasia; improved ability to breastdeed. Improvement if colic, pyloric stenosis, constipation, fever. Protection from crib death. Better sleep; Conrrection of torticollis; improved neurologic development; relief from seizures; reversal of muscular dystrophy.

Especially for Children: Improved immune system for great resistance to disease; lessening and decresed severity of colds; absence ot decresed intensity of childhood diseases. Help for bed-wetting; relief from tonsillitis, fewer ear infections (and faster recovery); improved hearing; better lung and brouchial health; asthma relief. Improved IQ scores; Alleviation of attention dificit and learning disorders; decreased hyperactivity; improvement of speech disorders, autism, neuromuscular conditions, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, juvenile myasthenia gravis, muscular dystrophy, lupus erythematosis. Bone grow in better relationship to gravity.


About Dr. Lu

Dr. Lu  completed his medical education and training in China. (The Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Shandong University Medical College respectively) Over 20 years clinic and research experiences in both medical school and hospital, Dr. Lu learned both West Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine including modern medical technology, acupuncture, medicinal herbs, and specializing in neurology. After years practice and accomplishments in China, Dr. Lu was invited as a visiting  professor at the University of South Carolina, School of Medicine in 1991. After excellent achievements in research program funded by NIH and NSF, Dr. Lu decided to become a Doctor of Chiropractic in order to introduce the Traditional Chinese Medicine to the Western culture. Obtained Doctor Degree of Chiropractic from Parker College of Chiropractic, Dr. Lu became a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic and Board Permit in Acupuncture, then began his practice in Dallas Texas since then. Dr. Lu learned NAET and became a NAET Instructor in 2003 and 2014 respectively. In 2007 Dr. Lu was voted the best Acupuncturist in the City of Richardson by Living Magazine. In 2013, Dr. Lu was rated the Best Chiropractor in City of Plano. In 2014 advanced to America's Top Chiropractors specialized in Natural Medicine.


Dr. Lu Acu

Doctor of Chiropractic
Board Permit in Acupuncture
M.D. in China
Over 20 years of Clinic Experience
Member of ACA

Best Chiro 2013
Natural Medicine

America's Top Chiro

Acupuncture Care
Chiropractic Care
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