Chiropractic is a primary care profession therefore patients do not need a referral to see a chiropractor. It is a non-invasive, hands-on therapy of musculoskeletal system. Doctors of Chiropractic get minimum 7 years of university-level education. Chiropractors provide diagnosis, treatment as well as preventive care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, joints and nervous system. After initial assessment chiropractors develop a comprehensive treatment plan, which may consist of manual therapy, therapeutic exercises and other treatment modalities (laser therapy, electrotherapy, shockwave therapy etc.). Here are some conditions chiropractic care can help with:
Cost: Initial assessment/treatment is $90, subsequent visit is $65.