April 29, 2018

Are Chiropractors Real Doctors?

Of course, chiropractors are real doctors! Chiropractors do not hold medical degrees. As such, they are not medical doctors, nor can they advise on or prescribe medication. Those practices are generally out of the chiropractic scope of practice. However, chiropractors are real doctors who must graduate accredited chiropractic schools with a Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree. Chiropractic colleges and universities often employ a quarter or trimester system with classes that go year-round for 4 years. The curricula of chiropractic schools are very comparable to Medical schools as illustrated in research indexed in PubMed of the National Institutes of Health. “Considerable […]