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Chiropractic. What can it treat?

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Chiropractic Education and Training

A Doctor of Chiropractic has spent four years at an accredited chiropractic institution, receiving more than 4,200 hours of specialized clinical training.

The chiropractic curriculum includes studies in anatomy, pathology, biomechanics, chiropractic principles, diagnosis and adjustment techniques.

As primary care practitioners, chiropractors can develop and carry out a comprehensive treatment / management plan, recommend therapeutic exercise and other non-invasive therapies, and provide nutritional, dietary and lifestyle counselling.

Chiropractors are one of only five classes of health care professionals in Ontario that are able to use the title Doctor, with its accompanying rights and obligations

Chiropractic. What can it Treat?

Chiropractors treat disorders of the musculo-skeletal system (MSK) which includes joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments etc. and the nerves which innervate these structures. This includes more than just neck and back pain. Chiropractic care includes the management and treatment of many disorders such as:

carpel tunnel syndrome

vertigo

plantar fasciitis

sprains/strains

headaches/migraines

muscle imbalances/weaknesses

concussions (must be certified)

TMJ/Jaw pain

arthritis pain

pre-surgical physical therapies (prehab)

post-surgical rehabilitation

golfer’s/tennis elbow

runners knee

shin splints

AND MUCH MUCH MUCH MORE!

If you or anyone you know suffers from one of the above ailments, do not hesitate to contact us at

drnauth-ali@fitclinic.ca or visit www.fitclinic.ca  to see how we can help.


Posted on January 26th, 2015 [active lifestyle, Activity, Chiropractic, Clinic, Cycling, Exercise, Fitness, Golf, Health and Wellness, Injury, Pain, Running, Sports]
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