Doctors of chiropractic frequently treat individuals with neuromusculoskeletal complaints, such as low back pain, leg pain (sciatica), neck pain and headaches, whiplash, sacroiliac joint pain, knee pain, shoulder pain and pain between the shoulders. Chiropractors also treat patients with osteoarthritis, scoliosis ,herniated or bulging disc, degenerative disc, carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, sprains, and strains. However, the scope of conditions that Doctors of chiropractic manage or provide care for is not limited to neuromusculoskeletal disorders. Chiropractors have the training to treat a variety of non-neuromusculoskeletal conditions such as: allergies, asthma, digestive disorders, otitis media (non-suppurative) and other disorders as new research is developed.
A variety of techniques, treatment and procedure are used to restore healing to the human body.
Chiropractic is included in Medicare, Medicaid, Federal Employees Health Care Benefits Programs, Federal Workers’ Compensation and all state workers’ compensation programs.