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 2262 specialists practicing Chiropractic in Missouri with an overall average rating of 4.7 stars. There are 56 hospitals in Missouri with affiliated Chiropractic specialists, including Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital, Centerpoint Medical Center and Mercy Hospital Springfield.