Arlan Fuhr, DC
Arlan W. Fuhr, DC, Founder and Chairman of Activator Methods International, 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, used by more than 70 percent of all chiropractors. Endorsed throughout the chiropractic field, the Activator Method is currently taught in nearly every college in the United States, abroad and in professional seminars.
Activator has been the subject of more than 150 peer-reviewed papers and 23 clinical trials. Dr. Fuhr holds 13 domestic patents, 47 worldwide trademarks and more than 100 copyrighted works.
Dr. Fuhr is part of an esteemed group of healthcare and business professionals noted for their outstanding contributions to the international advancement of chiropractic. In 2000 Dr. Fuhr became a member of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine. He has been recognized by the World Federation of Chiropractic with its prestigious Honour Award and a World Health Organization delegate, representing the World Federation of Chiropractic in 2012.
A native of Minnesota, Dr. Arlan W. Fuhr received his chiropractic training at Logan University. He is married to Activator CEO Judi Fuhr and resides in Chandler, Arizona.Back