- The chiropractic health care discipline is concerned with the relationship between structure and function of the nerves, muscles, and joints or the neuromusculo-skeletal system.
- The primary tool is chiropractic manipulation.
- Other treatment such as exercise and physical therapy are employed.
- Chiropractors are concerned with the cause and treatment of existing symptoms and the prevention of future disorders.
Chiropractic treatments are incredibly safe - actually, they're one of the safest kinds of health care available. The doctors have studied extensively to fully understand the body's systems. The chiropractic-training program is comparable to the program of study for medical doctors. According to the American Chiropractic Association, more than 30 million people visited doctors of chiropractic last year for a variety of conditions, and more and more medical doctors are referring their patients to doctors of chiropractic.