Chiropractic is a healthcare profession that deals with the body’s main structures: the skeleton, muscles and nerves. By making adjustments to these structures (particularly the spinal column), health can be improved. Chiropractic generally treats disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system, addressing the following:
In addition to chiropractic adjustment, chiropractors may also recommend:
Chiropractic doctors are stringently educated as healthcare providers. In fact, educational requirements for a Doctor of Chiropractic (DO) include:
Extensively utilized, an estimated 20 million Americans annually seek chiropractic care. It is widely acknowledged as a safe therapy that is drug-free and non-invasive. However, it can also be used (when indicated) in conjunction with conventional medical treatment.
Those who benefit from chiropractic care include:
At The Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders we include the use of chiropractic among our effective and non-invasive treatment options. We work closely with our experienced chiropractors to coordinate a customized program for our patients.