Can a Chiropractor Treat my Hip, Knee or Shoulder Problem?
Chiropractic is a 5 year full-time University degree.
At some universities it is a double degree.
Chiropractic is a well rounded course, available at universities in many countries world-wide.
Chiropractors graduate in the diagnosis and management of the spine and musculoskeletal system.
This includes management of injuries and conditions of the extremeties.
Treatment can include:
adjustments or mobilisations of the joints,
soft tissue massage,
dry needling (acupuncture),
therapeutic modalities (such as ice, heat, etc),
activity modification, and
supportive measures such as taping or bracing.