The Joint Chiropractic Announces Partnerships with Two World-Renowned Doctors
Dr. Leonard John Faye and Dr. Arlan W. Fuhr will Provide Advanced Training to Doctors at The Joint Chiropractic
Scottsdale, Ariz—Dec. 15, 2016—The Joint® Chiropractic (NASDAQ: JYNT), a national operator, manager and franchisor of chiropractic clinics, has announced partnerships with two of the profession's preeminent instructors in chiropractic technique and adjusting.
“The Joint is dedicated to providing the highest level of quality care,” said Chief Chiropractic & Compliance Officer Dr. Steve Knauf. “Partnering with Dr. Leonard John Faye and Dr. Arlan W. Fuhr is truly exciting. These two gentlemen are icons of the chiropractic profession and we at The Joint are fortunate to have the opportunity to learn from them.”
Dr. Faye and Dr. Fuhr have spent decades teaching thousands of chiropractors. Dr. Faye has spent time lecturing at or serving as a faculty member of the University of Western States, National University, Life University, Logan University, Cleveland College of Chiropractic and Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. He has also lectured worldwide, providing training in the United Kingdom, Denmark, Canada, Finland, Spain, Italy, China and Australia. Dr. Faye has written chapters for three chiropractic textbooks, co-authored, “Motion Palpation and Chiropractic Technique,” and produced the DVD set entitled, “Complete Spinal and Extremity Adjusting.”
Dr. Fuhr is the co-founder and chairman of Activator Methods International. He is the co-inventor of the Activator Adjusting Instrument and the Activator Method Chiropractic Technique. Established nearly 50 years ago, the Activator Method is the world’s most widely used instrument adjusting chiropractic technique and is currently in use by 70 percent of all chiropractors. Educating chiropractors across the world on the benefits of low-force chiropractic adjustments, Dr. Fuhr continues to speak and teach worldwide as well as oversee a full slate of training seminars in the U.S. and Canada. He is credited with more than 25 peer-reviewed publications, 13 domestic patents, 47 worldwide trademarks and more than 100 copyrighted works.
“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Faye and Dr. Fuhr to The Joint community,” said The Joint’s Chief Executive Officer Peter D. Holt. “We strive for our doctors to be regarded as the premier adjusters in the chiropractic profession and we’re confident that the training Dr. Faye and Dr. Fuhr are able to provide will assist in ensuring our doctors continue to achieve the ultimate high level of excellence in both thrust and low force adjustments.”
About The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ: JYNT)
Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Joint is reinventing chiropractic by making quality care convenient and affordable for patients seeking pain relief and ongoing wellness. A no-appointment policy and convenient hours and locations make care more accessible, and affordable membership plans and packages eliminate the need for insurance. With 350+ clinics nationwide and more than 3 million patient visits annually, The Joint is an emerging growth company and key leader in the chiropractic profession. For more information, visit www.thejoint.com, or follow the brand on Twitter, Facebook, You Tube and LinkedIn.
The Joint Corp. is a franchisor of clinics and an operator of clinics in certain states. In California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon and Tennessee, The Joint and its franchisees provide management services to affiliated professional chiropractic practices.