When Will I Start Feeling Better?

WHEN WILL I START FEELING BETTER? I hate to sound like a broken record, but it really varies from patient to patient.  Each person’s pain tolerance, medical history and body are different.  Remember a couple questions ago when I mentioned endorphins?  Following an adjustment your body will release these “pain killing” hormones into your blood […]

Do I Need X-Rays?

DO I NEED X-RAYS? At The Joint…the Chiropractic Place, we do not do x-rays on the first visit and a majority of our patients will never need x-rays.  Our chiropractors are highly trained and can find misalignments in your spine without the use of imaging.  However there are certain circumstances where an x-ray would be […]

Do Chiropractors Go To Medical School?

DO CHIROPRACTORS GO TO MEDICAL SCHOOL? Not a medical school per se, but you do need to go to an accredited chiropractic college (after getting your undergraduate degree) in order to be licensed anywhere in the U.S. or Canada.  Following an undergraduate degree, Chiropractic College lasts 3 or 4 years, depending on which school you […]