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At Momentum Chiropractic, we take great pride in providing the finest chiropractic wellness care to our patients. Below is a sampling of the different chiropractic services we offer in our San Francisco office.

Learn how each Zone relates to your body and mind:

Zone 1

Glandular System

  • Increase memory, energy, sleep, and relaxation
  • Regulate immune system and hormonal system
  • Thyroid, pineal, and pituitary gland care
  • Appetite regulation
  • Zone 1

    Eliminative System

  • Strengthen lung, kidney, and bladder function
  • Regulate colon & bowel movements
  • Clear sinuses, nasal passages, and bronchial tubes
  • Eliminate bloating and bodily toxins

  • Zone 1

    Nervous System

  • Improve mood
  • Improve sleep
  • Eye and ear health
  • Balance the hormonal system
  • Increase energy, remain calm and relaxed
  • Zone 1

    Digestive System

  • Normalize weight
  • Salivary gland health / normalize sense of taste
  • Sustain healthy liver, intestines, and gall bladder
  • Digest foods that were previously agitating
  • Boost energy

  • Zone 1

    Muscular System

  • Restore proper range of motion and movement
  • Expedite muscle recovery and improve strength
  • Improve suppleness and flexibility
  • Restore center of gravity / eliminate dizziness
  • Zone 1

    Circulatory System

  • Heart health
  • Normalize blood pressure
  • Healthy blood vessels
  • Proper circulation

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    How the Zones work: 

    Dr. Fleet taught the following - "there are only six kinds of disturbances that can affect the human body. These are GLANDULAR, ELIMINATIVE, NERVOUS, DIGESTIVE, MUSCULAR, and CIRCULATORY. All diseased conditions, aches and pains, and other discomforts experienced by the body can be attributed to one or more of the above disturbances to the body’s 6 systems or Zones." 

    According to Dr. Fleet, the human brain is composed of many centers. These centers form in the embryonic stage of life and develop from the dorso-medial ectoderm of the embryo. There is a center which controls the glands of the body, a center which is associated with the organs of elimination, a center which regulates the central nervous system, and which is differentiated as an ectodermal neural plate in the dorso-medial region of the ectoderm.

    The digestive organs are regulated by a brain center. In the motor cortex of the brain we find a center which controls all of the muscles of the body, and in the caudate nuclei (both), we find the center which regulates the flow of fluids (circulation) through the body.

    Because the body may be properly classified as an ELECTRICAL MACHINE, these 6 brain centers represent the POSITIVE POLE of the body, and specific related points in the spinal cord represent the NEGATIVE POLE of the body. When there is a disturbance in any of the bodily areas, one or more of these centers are “shorted out." 

    There has been a disruption of normal function of the entire center due to the effect of emotional, physical, or chemical stress.

    The Zone doctor examines the patient to determine which of the brain centers are not in harmony with the systems they control. This is done by the Zone doctor feeling specific points on the patient’s head. These points are related to the six brain centers by nerve connections. When a brain center is not sending the proper signals to its system, all bodily material associated with that system suffers. In order to correct this, the zone doctor stimulates specific points in the spinal cord.

    There are six sets of four points in the spinal cord (negative pole) that are related to the six brain centers (positive pole). Stimulation of the proper points by the Zone doctor sends healing energy up the spinal cord to the brain centers that need balancing. The balanced brain centers then are able to send out the proper signals to the body’s systems and the body is better able to heal itself.

    INFINITY SEQUENCE

    An Aligned Spine is A Divine Spine. After 30+ years of studying the therapeutic effects of movement, through the Martial Arts, Dance, Yoga and meditation, I have developed a method that will empower and teach one to align themselves. The primary focus of this sequence is to teach one to align themselves through symmetrical and bi-lateral static positions and movements that help the left and right hemispheres of the brain balance and work in unison.

    NATURAL ENERGETICS

    What the mind focuses on, is where the vital energy of the body is lead to flow, for energy follows thought. From this central understanding, one can begin to understand the concept of energetic healing. I will help you see the potential of your self-healing by helping you to see and feel the energy/chi that flows through you.

    Read more about Natural Energetics

    TECHNOLOGY BASED ENERGETICS

    Low Level Laser Therapy (Cold Laser Therapy) enables the body to have a more rapid repair and stronger tissues once healed. Low Level Laser Therapy has been proven to provide pain relief, reduce inflammation, improve the range of motion of joints and tissues, and reduce healing times.

    Read more about Cold Laser Therapy


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    Chiropractic Care

    We provide spinal correction utilizing gentle chiropractic techniques. Never in the history of chiropractic have we been able to provide the level of help and expertise that now exists. These newer correction methods are even safer, more comfortable and more effective than ever before. As a Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Alexander Khanin has years of training and experience in spinal adjustment. 


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     Corrective Exercises

    We teach our patients special "blueprint" exercises to help strengthen and correct their own unique problem. These exercises can be performed in the comfort of your own home and can improve the effectiveness of your spinal correction. In addition to skeletal misalignment, muscles and connective tissues can be out of place or strained by improper alignment and use. Specific exercises and stretches can help your body stay in balance and in health.


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     Lifestyle Advice

    We often find it helpful to "coach" our patients on certain activities they should avoid or do differently to avoid aggravating their particular health challenge. Our goal is to help every patient achieve a fulfilling and happy lifestyle full of the activities they enjoy most. We recognize that each patient is a whole person, and helping them reach true health and wellness is a collaborate effort between our professionals and our patients.


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    Nutritional Counseling

    We provide specific recommendations on nutritional supplements and healthy food choices to enhance our patient´s return to optimal health. Do you know which supplements and vitamins are good for you? Do you know how these supplements and vitamins interact with one another? Dr. Alexander Khanin can provide a structured nutritional program based on your individual needs.


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    Spinal & Postural Screenings

    Posture and spinal screenings can reveal important health information and unlock the door to improved health and well-being. We provide screenings at area malls, community events, health fairs and places of employment. Contact us today to arrange a screening at your event or workplace.



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    Office Hours - Our Regular Schedule

    Monday:

    3:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Tuesday:

    Closed

    Wednesday:

    10:00 am-1:00 pm

    3:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Thursday:

    Closed

    Friday:

    10:00 am-1:00 pm

    3:00 pm-6:00 pm

    Saturday:

    11:00 am-3:00 pm

    Sunday:

    Closed