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 218 specialists practicing Chiropractic in Rhode Island with an overall average rating of 4.6 stars. There are 11 hospitals in Rhode Island with affiliated Chiropractic specialists, including Women and Infants Hospital Of Rhode Island, Newport Hospital and Baystate Noble Hospital.