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The allopathic and the surgical treatment methodologies have side-
effects, so people try to avoid them. People always look natural
methodologies for treatment; these treatments try to establish synergy
between the human body and the nature. The demand for such type of
treatment is increasing all over the world.

Today chiropractic treatments are gaining popularity. Chiropractors
focus on wide range of factors which are considered to influence the
health of a person. Diet, environment, stress management and heredity are
some of the factors. Light, ultrasound, water, massage and heat are the
some of treatment methodologies adopted by the chiropractors.

Chiropractic is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of the
disorders which are of mechanical nature and the effect which it has on
the nervous system and the health of the people. Today people are more
interested in non-surgical and non-medicinal aspect of treatment and are
focusing on natural process of treatment. So chiropractic is gaining

The demands for chiropractors are rising; the chiropractor salaries have
increased. Today the chiropractor salaries in United States of America
are 81,500 USD per annum. The range is from USD 45,000 to USD 102,000 per
annum. The chiropractor salaries vary depending on the experience,
qualification and the place of his operation.

There are chiropractors who are self employed and are those who are
salaried. It has been found and quite surprisingly that the self-employed
ones earned more than the salaried. The chiropractor salaries definitely
depend on experience and qualification.

In the USA it is imperative to have a chiropractic license to practice;
these licenses are valid only in that state from where you have got the
license. License is provided to those who have got about two to four
years of undergraduate education and one has to do a 4 year college
course in chiropractic.

The course helps to get a Doctor of Chiropractic degree; later one needs
to attend the state and national exam. Certificate for chiropractic is
awarded in specific areas. The areas include neurology, nutrition,
industrial health, internal disorders, sports injuries, thermography,
occupational health and diagnostic imaging.

Today the insurance companies also take chiropractic into consideration.
The Chiropractors puts in about 40 hours per week and in a year they
normally see roughly 130 patients, though the number of hours of work and
number of patients per year may vary. Today those aspiring for
chiropractic do not only have the option of taking up a job in hospitals
but they can also go for teachings and research works.

Straight and mixer are the two forms of chiropractic practice which are
prevalent today. Straight is the oldest form of chiropractic principle;
it is based on the teachings of B.J. Palmer and D.D. Palmer.
Mixer chiropractor is a new concept wherein the chiropractors mix the
chiropractic principles with the other forms of medical practices. In
order to practice chiropractic it is essential to take the license.

To become a successful chiropractor one needs to have patience and good
communication skill. The numbers of chiropractors are increasing. In USA
there are 70,000 chiropractors, in Australia there are 2500 chiropractor
and in Canada there are 6500 chiropractors.

If you want to be a chiropractor then go for it; do not worry for the
money. The chiropractor salaries are increasing and the upward trend will

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