When I tell someone I am a chiropractor, it’s often interesting to see the person’s reaction to the news. Sometimes it’s elation (“Great! I need a chiropractor!”), sometimes it’s wide-eyed apprehension (“Chiropractors scare me”) and sometimes it’s just plain confusion (“So, that’s like a physiotherapist, right?”).
While chiropractic care has existed since 1895, many people are unaware of the training required and the scope of care.
In Canada, the chiropractic degree is a rigorous four-year postgraduate or five-year post-CEGEP program.
Chiropractors play a unique role in health care. [Read more…]