A chiropractor specializes in correcting spinal alignment problems without drugs or surgery. Chiropractors diagnose and treat conditions, such as back and neck pain, headaches, and fibromyalgia. They provide nonsurgical and alternative back pain relief using manual spinal adjustments and other hands-on therapies. Chiropractors base their approach to treatment on the concept that the relationship between the body’s structure and nervous system affects overall health.
A chiropractor typically:
A chiropractor may also be known by the following terms: back doctor, chiropractic doctor, doctor of chiropractic, and DC.
There are 825 specialists practicing Chiropractic in Maryland with an overall average rating of 4.6 stars. There are 7 hospitals in Maryland with affiliated Chiropractic specialists, including University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health, Anne Arundel Medical Center and Carroll Hospital Center.