What Type of Education Do Chiropractic Doctors Get?

Today's Doctor of Chiropractic is well educated.The science of chiropractic required a special emphasis on anatomy, physiology, pathology, neurology, biomechanics, X-ray, spinal adjusting techniques, and related subjects. This demanding curriculum prepares chiropractic doctors to locate the Vertebral Subluxation Complex and help correct the resulting nervous system dysfunction.To graduate with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree, each candidate passes the demanding National Board Examination. Then, doctors apply to a governmental or professional licensing board and pass still more difficult tests before being granted the privilege to practice.A chiropractic education never ends. Your chiropractic doctor completes postgraduate instruction for license renewal and to stay current on the latest scientific research.