Who is a Chiropractic Doctor(Chiropractor)?
A Chiropractor is a primary health-care profession that specialized in the diagnosis,treatment and overall management of conditions that are due to problems with the joints,ligaments,tendons and nerves system of the body.
Treatment consists of a wide range of manipulative techniques designed to improve the function of the joints,relieving pain and muscle spasm.
The word Chiropractic comes from Greek words, "Chiro" meaning Hand, "Practice" meaning practice or treatment, thus " treatment by hand".
What does Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine(Chiropractor / D.C)mean?
Persons who examine, analyze and diagnose the human living body and its diseases by the use of any physical, thermal or manual method and use X-ray diagnosis and analysis taught in any accredited Chiropractic school.
And persons who adjust any misplaced tissue of any kind or nature, manipulate or treat the human body by manual, mechanical, electrical or natural methods.
Chiropractic Doctor does not use medicine and surgery !
A Medicine Doctor and Chiropractor has different treatment methods.
Chiropractors take no courses in surgery or pharmacology.
Instead of surgery and Pharmacology, Chiropractors take courses in Biomechanics, Engineering, Physics and the study of movement(Kinesiology) and especially manipulation also called adjusting.
Clinically, Chiropractic manipulative therapy is a system of mechanically correcting bio-mechanical to the skeletal framework of the body, for the purpose of normalizing the patient's structure, and therefore function.
Treatment consists of conservative Chiropractic care designed to remove encroachment neuropathy, restore mobility and maintain the normal structure-function interrelationship of the spinal framework.
Dr.Choi's Adjustment is...
The art of applying a precise force in a specific direction to a point that is fixated(Subluxation) and not moving properly, which may be irritating your nervous system.
This restores motion to the joint,helping it gradually return to a more normal position and motion.
The result of this safe and natural procedure is improved spinal function, improved nervous system function and improved health.