BY: ISACC ISBELL
A Chiropractor is a person that has specialized in the neuromusculoskeletal system which basically means the back muscles,back nerves,the spine and joints. THe only tools used for the job are your hands.
Before you can get your degree you have to at least spend a thousand hours working behind a professional Chiropractor and watch them and see how they perform and see how they treat their patients and how to deal with different kinds of pain.
There are different areas that Chiropractors deal with in back pain. Chiropractors spend Seven years in college in the U.S. to get their degree then they can get their license any time after they get their degree and actually work on peoples backs legally.
Fact: Chiropractors realign your spine and loosen tension in your back or joints relieving you of pain and stress. Responsibilities of a Chiropractor are Not hurting the patient, Work on the area that hurts most on the patient and make sure they did there best to their ability to heal the patient.
Chiropractic is one of the many jobs I want to follow and be when I grow up, I think it is very interesting that you get meet different people and ask how you can help them fix their back,joints and nerves. Resources from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiropractor