Chiropractors diagnose and treat disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system with manipulation and other techniques, and provide holistic health care.
Chiropractors perform some or all of the following duties:
Take patient's case history, conduct examination, observe patient and perform Xrays and other tests to diagnose patient's condition;
Diagnose neuromuscular-skeletal disorders of the spinal column, pelvis, extremities and associated tissues;
Treat health disorders in a natural manner through adjustments or articular manipulations and complementary treatments such as electrotherapy, nutrition, light and massage with special attention given to the spine;
Advise patients on corrective exercises, posture, lifestyle and nutrition;
Refer patients for medical care when appropriate.
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