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Learn More About Chiropractic

Chiropractic is widely recognized as one of the safest drug-free, non-invasive therapies available for the treatment of back pain, neck pain, joint pain of the arms or legs, headaches and other complaints. Click here to learn more

Frequently Asked Questions

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) receives many questions about chiropractic. Click here for answers.

Find a Doctor

Find a Doctor is a searchable directory of doctors of chiropractic (DC) who are members of the ACA.

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Chiropractic Education

Doctors of chiropractic undergo a rigorous and extensive course of study before they enter practice.

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Chiropractic: What to Expect

Learn what to expect on your first visit to a doctor of chiropractic, from patient history, examination and diagnosis to treatment plan.

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Back Pain Facts & Statistics

Up to 80% of people will experience back pain during their lives. Learn how to prevent back pain and how chiropractic can relieve pain without drugs or surgery.

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Chiropractic and the Opioid Epidemic

Inadequate pain management and the epidemic of opioid overuse has taken a tremendous toll on many Americans. Chiropractic offers a drug-free approach to pain management.

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