Definition of chiropractic
: a system of therapy which holds that disease results from a lack of normal nerve function and which employs manipulation and specific adjustment of body structures (such as the spinal column) holds a current license to practice chiropractic in this state
chiropractorplay \-tər\ noun
Recent Examples of chiropractic from the Web
Froedtert Health said the Mequon clinic will have a special emphasis on sports medicine, orthopedics and spine care, including chiropractic, pain management, surgical consults, and physical medicine and rehabilitation.
As part of Indy's post-operative rehabilitation while he was being fostered by inmates at the Northeast Reintegration Center, Indy began holistic treatment and therapy at Dancing Paws, including chiropractic massage and water therapy.
Stephanie Boehm is a doctor at Aligned Modern Health, a new chiropractic office in Park Ridge.
We are given practical opportunities to grow, whether it’s leadership training, fitness challenges, on-site chiropractic care, healthy vending machines, Christian mentorship, etc.
Based on my health history, Dr. Ledoux required a thorough exam including spinal X-rays prior to performing any chiropractic adjustments to my spine.
Your cat may also benefit from acupuncture, chiropractic and massage therapies.
For instance, chiropractic is not appropriate for cats who have fractures, any type of cancer, or who are very old or very young.
Among projects he has been involved in are Gillerson's Grubbery, a downtown Aurora restaurant, and the new Endiro Coffee next door; Evenflow, a bar and restaurant in downtown Geneva; and The Joint, a chiropractic clinic on Orchard Road in Aurora.
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CHIROPRACTIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chiropractic for English Language Learners
: a method of treating people who are sick or in pain by pushing and moving bones in the spine and joints
Medical Definition of chiropractic
: a system of therapy which holds that disease results from a lack of normal nerve function and which employs manipulation and specific adjustment of body structures (as the spinal column)
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