of Dieter Dorn has a farm and a saw mill in the Bavarian Alps. Having to work
very hard, Dieter Dorn once had lumbago, a terrible backache with shooting pains.
Not being able to do his work, he remembered this old man in the neighbouring village that could "fix" back problems. He went to see him and was healed
instantly after one treatment with the pressure of a thumb.
He was so
impressed, he went back to see the old man as he wanted to learn this method.
The old man said to him, "You
don't have to learn it, you can do this work". The old man was in his 80's,
and said he wouldn't live a lot longer and asked Dieter Dorn to carry on
with this method and his work. A few months later the old man passed away and so
Dieter Dorn was left to develop and work with what he had learned in the short
time he spent with him.
client was his wife, who had suffered from terrible migraines for several years. Her headaches were gone after his treatment, as was his lumbago after the old
man treated him.
he started treating neighbours and friends and as word of mouth spread,
more and more of all kinds of people were coming to see him, trying to find
help with their back problems. Even surgeons and orthopaedic doctors were his
clients. More and more people, me
included, got so passionate about this work, they started learning it
Dorn Method is not chiropractics; Dieter Dorn is very clear about this. Both
methods have the same target, to align the spine, and all the other joints.
Where chiropractics works with stretching and moving of the spine, with the Dorn
Method we align every single joint in an extra manoeuvre. To be able to do this
kind of work, you have to be very sensitive in feeling, and know what is going on with
work you cannot learn unless you are gifted with the necessary talent and