Toggle Recoil: Review of Principles and Practice w/ R. Bhogal (Dec 8, 6hrs)

Join Dr. Bhogal, Life West Chair of Technique, in an update on the essentials of toggle recoil. Includes 6 hrs Category A Adjusting (mandatory) hours. 2-8pm


Ramneek Bhogal, DC
Ramneek Bhogal, DC, Technique Chair, Life West


December 8, 2018 - 2:00 pm


December 8, 2018 - 8:00 pm


Life Chiropractic College West, 25001 Industrial Blvd., Hayward, CA 94545   View map

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B.J. Palmer spent countless hours engaged in the mastery of his great love, HIO. The “Hole In One” technique, also known as Toggle Recoil remains a mainstay in the realm of upper cervical chiropractic. As a standalone technique it provides the practitioner with a classic set of tools with which to address complex patient presentations. For many, Toggle Recoil is also a foundational stepping stone into learning other upper cervical techniques. In either case, it requires significant attention to detail from line analysis, instrumentation, postural assessment, and delivery of an adjustment with precision and intent.

Toggle Recoil is a timeless technique that has been respectfully ushered into modern day with an ongoing regard for the necessary attention to details. This 6-hour weekend will review critical aspects of the analysis and discipline needed for Toggle Recoil care. Attendees with walk away with a renewed excitement for the power of that one perfect adjustment.

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate and visualize the mechanical movement of the articulations of the upper cervical complex with an emphasis on C1.
  • Translate infrared thermographic scans and to correctly time the upper cervical adjustment.
  • Review and refine adjusting protocols with C1 and C2.
  • Discuss cases and integrate principles and practice of Toggle Recoil.

6 hours unless otherwise indicated.

State CE Available/Approval #
California APPROVED 6 Category A mandatory hours
Colorado No application required*
Connecticut No application required*
Delaware No application required*
District of Columbia No application required**
Georgia No application required*
Idaho No application required*
Illinois No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Indiana No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Iowa No application required*
Maryland No application required*
Massachusetts No application required*
Michigan No application required*
Montana No application required*
Nebraska No application required*
New Mexico No application required*
Ohio No application required*
Oregon No application required*
Rhode Island No application required*
South Carolina No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Utah No application required*
Vermont No application required*
Virginia No application required*
Washington No application required*
Wyoming No application required*

*Some State boards do not require an application when a program is sponsored by a college accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE), which is an accreditor of Life Chiropractic College West.

Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE STATE OF MISSOURI: Approval of this course is not acknowledgment or ruling by the Board that the methods taught in this course are recognized and approved by the Board as the appropriate practice of chiropractic as defined in Section 331.010, RSMo.

Hour Topic
  1. Introduction of technique and brief history
  2. Technique methods and theory
  3. Applicable research supporting the technique
  1. C1 and C2 setups based on listings
  2. Speeder board drills
    1. Depth
    2. Torque
  1. Static Palpation
  2. Drills and Titronics
  1. Reading and establishing pattern with Paraspinal Thermography
  2. Instrumentation neurology
  1. Posterior arch augmentations
  2. Pediatric applications
  1. Live set-ups and drills
  2. Case discussion
  3. Open forum; cases from the field