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Gaylord Chiropractor | Gaylord chiropractic care | MI | Our Techniques










1447 South Otsego Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-7000


Our 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 judgment and years of experience.

Think of an adjustment as "tuning" a piano, adjusting each string so it produces the perfect tone.  Perfect tone translates into you feeling better.  


The primary adjusting techniques we use include:


After identifying which spinal bones have lost their normal motion or position, a specific manual thrust is administered to free up “stuck” joints... read more»



Thompson Terminal Point technique is a system of analysis and a special table that reduces the amount of energy needed to adjust your spine... read more»


Applied Kinesiology

Testing the strength of various muscles of your body helps us find structural, chemical and mental problems revealed by a weak muscle.




This non-force approach uses a special table so we can traction your spine, relieving pressure to compressed spinal discs and facet joints.


Massage Therapy

Long-standing spinal problems are accompanied by ingrained muscle patterns. Muscle spasms and scar tissue are often involved. By augmenting your chiropractic care with massage therapy, these muscle and soft tissue problems can be addressed. This can help speed your recovery and enhance the retraining of your spine.

At Saks Wellness Center, we have two licensed Massage Therapists on staff and offer a wide variety of massage including; Therapeutic, Hot Stone, Relaxation and Lymphatic Drain Massage… read more»


Cold Laser Therapy

This high-tech tool produces light in the red portion of the spectrum, which has been shown to assist in the healing of soft tissues. 


Clinical Nutrition

Many people ask us what exactly nutritional therapy is.  Nutritional therapy is an important part of the wellness options offered at Saks Wellness Center, and our nutritional therapy is made up of several different elements.

Each individual is different, so our nutritional therapy is tailored specifically to you… read more»

Whole Body Vibration Training

Our facility incorporates a fitness center.  Vibration training is especially effective with balance, increasing bone density and enhancing strengh quickly and easily.


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

Our approach:  Talk with you, listen to you, evaluate and then recommend which of the therapies would benefit you the most.

Gaylord Chiropractor. Dr. Gary Saks & Dr. Lindsay Higgins provides Chiropractic, Wellness, Back Pain, Neck Pain, Chiropractic Care, back pain relief, neck pain relief to the following locations: Bellaire, MI. Bellaire, MI Chiropractor providing Chiropractic, Wellness, Back Pain, Neck Pain, Chiropractic Care in Gaylord, Bellaire, MI, Michigan.