What is Palmer Method?

Category: Physical Therapy


Generic name: Chiropractic Therapy

Dr. D. D. Palmer was the founder of chiropractic. With his son, Dr. B.J. Palmer - often referred to as the developer of chiropractic for his life long research in the field - started the first chiropractic college in the world, Palmer School of Chiropractic.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Car accident 1 2
General health 1 0
Neck pain 1 0
Pain 1 2
Pain in upper back 1 0
Shoulder injury 1 2

Show all 7 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Palmer Method

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Palmer Method

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped going to Palmer Method


Stopped going to Palmer Method

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Palmer Method.