A Chiropractor’s Education in Fayetteville AR

a chiropractors education background

I bet you didn’t realize that your local Fayetteville AR chiropractor can read the same x-rays as your local medical doctor. I also bet you didn’t know that chiropractors have the same and sometimes more schooling than your family physician. You probably didn’t realize that your neighborhood chiropractor can treat many of the same conditions as your family physician, but does it without medication or surgery.


Education of a Chiropractor in Fayetteville AR

The educational requirements for chiropractors today are primarily focused on the sciences. The typical student enrolling has an undergraduate focus similar to that of a pre-medical undergraduate student.

Students in Chiropractic College have four to five years of a rigorous program, which includes classes that continue to follow a similar path to those of a medical student, such as Neuroanatomy, Embryology, Spinal Anatomy, Biochemistry, Gender Disorders, Visceral Disorders, and much more. Chiropractic students also takes several radiology, diagnosis, and technique classes. Since chiropractors do not prescribe medications or perform surgeries, they spend their time expanding their knowledge about how the body works, nutrition, rehabilitation, diagnosis, and x-ray.


It goes without saying that today’s chiropractors are more than just people that adjust. Your doctor of chiropractic is here to help you with more conditions than you realize. Call our team at Family Chiropractic Center in Fayetteville AR today.

OFFICE HOURS


Monday
8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 5:45pm


Tuesday
8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 5:45pm


Wednesday
8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 5:45pm


Thursday
8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 5:45pm


Friday
Closed


Saturday & Sunday
Closed

Family Chiropractic Center

114 S College Ave Suite A
Fayetteville, AR 72701

(479) 442-0676