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Are Chiropractors Legitimate?

We're in pain. Back pain, particularly. It's the leading cause of disability worldwide, one of the most common reasons we miss work, and an all-too-popular cause for doctor's office visits. No one knows this better than chiropractors—the healthcare professionals who specialize in musculoskeletal and nervous system disorders. You might know them as the docs who crack (or manipulate) backs. The bread and butter of their work: Adjusting the spine, moving bones or joints, or creating suction inside herniated discs to relieve neck and back pain. "We treat pain without drugs and without making holes in people. That makes us very popular," says Robert Hayden, a Georgia-based chiropractor and a past…

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 Are Chiropractors Legitimate?

“Chiropractors tend to have very high patient satisfaction rates,” Schneider says. “And from a public health perspective, we’d see a lot fewer unnecessary tests and hospitalizations and opioid prescriptions if people visited chiropractors for their back and neck pain.” has existed since 1995 as a non-profit Internet site developed by a group of chiropractic volunteers dedicated to supplying useful information to chiropractors. serves as a resource for individuals seeking a chiropractor in their area. We provide details about each chiropractor we list including their chiropractic methods and practices, their education, and contact information to their clinic.


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Receiving preventative and corrective spinal healthcare, along with proper healthcare education, can give you a longer, healthier and more active lifestyle. We at CSM would like to give everyone the opportunity to have their spinal columns and spinal nerves checked and cared for. Everyone deserves the care of Chiropractic.

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Most research on chiropractic has focused on spinal manipulation. Spinal manipulation appears to benefit some people with low-back pain and may also be helpful for headaches, neck pain, upper- and lower-extremity joint conditions, and whiplash-associated disorders.


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Chiropractic is a health care profession that treats back pain, neck pain, sciatica, joint problems, sprains, strains, osteoarthritis, herniated discs and other musculoskeletal conditions.


Chiropractic is a lot more than a chiropractor popping your back, as you'll discover in our Chiropractic Center. Chiropractors believe one of the main causes of back pain and neck pain is subluxation: that's when your vertebrae are not correctly aligned and your joints can't move as well as they should. Chiropractors treat subluxations with a combination of techniques, including applied pressure, massage, and manual manipulation of the vertebrae and joints.

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