Kenneth Chillson DC USA developed his own adjusting analysis system in Germany called Intellispine, expanding to 100 offices and needs chiropractors, what’s holding the dc profession back, aberrant biomechanics and core traits needed for staff.
How getting into a profession for the wrong reasons creates a hurdle that must be overcome. The good news is, he made a mental shift and had many successful clinics and chains, semi-retired early and then moved to Germany. Why did he go from a high volume clinic to treating clients for 20 minutes per session with faster outcomes? Discover why he became a German citizen.
Dr. Chillson talks all about the practice life, professional respect with other doctors and patients, insurance model, differences of USA vs German (especially the idea of time away from work) and scope in Europe, UK and Germany specifically.
What are some of the challenges doing chiropractic abroad as well as the legality of work visas? The ratio is around 6000 dc’s to over 700 million people.
He has chosen to specialize in scoliosis and low back pain.
How a scoliosis patient not only switched Dr. Kenneth over to spending more time with patients and learning all he could from scoliosis based chiropractic techniques, but also how he created Intellispine.What was causing all these lateral spinal curves was his impetus. Hint it might have something do with the sacro-iliac joint and muscle lengths. He discovered patterns that a vast majority of people fall into so now most of his practice deals with the Muscle of musculoskeletal.
He developed, https://www.intellispinesoftware.com/ a software program to help evaluate the condition based on a functional exam and recommends the muscles to treat. It came about from years of clinical experience and experimentation but he has boiled it down to an intensive 30 step process. He isn’t shy to say he sees a lot of patients get 80% reduction of symptoms in 1 visit.Dr. Chillson is looking to create a Chain of Intellispine Clinics and actually has 3-5 clinics opening very soon. Long term goals are to have 100s if not 1000s across Europe. If you are a doctor who likes what he has to say, contact him because he needs chiropractors and he even discusses a basic payment structure… of course that could change at any time so be aware.
Learn about what 3 techniques he has combined for the specific low back treatment. He has recorded over 200 hours of training videos but also says for most of the spinal adjustments, you can do whatever technique you like best. You still have to make a diagnosis and be the doctor.
This will be a Franchise based clinic with the intent of after 3 years and the trained doctor taking over. Listen for all the details.
As a profession, are we failing to co-exist? Can we sustain if we don’t change our mantra… at least a little? Listen for his solution.
Should the TOR not proclaim the TIC so loud and prominently? Is it Subluxation or Aberrant BioMechanics? What’s the solution to the Chiropractic Poor Public Relations?
Advice for students: trust in yourself and Dr. Chillson actually gives a detailed way to keep overhead down. Plus a student loan hack that you have to hear to believe.
Staff: Tips to hire, should you do full or part time and what to look for during the interview (body language and core traits). He even gives tips on the type of personality for each role in the office.
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Dr Kenneth Chillson can also be found at https://www.chillsonspecificmethods.com/
Show notes can be found at www.adoctorsperspective.net/41 here you can also find tweetable quotes, links to things mentioned and the Travel Tip