What is Chiropractic?

Developed in the United States of America (USA) more than a century ago, Chiropractic is the branch of health science concerned with problems of the spine and how these affect general health.

Chiropractors look after the spine and joints in the same way that dentists take care of the teeth.

Chiropractic is now the third most important and popular health profession worldwide regulated, reconized and well integrated.

Chiropractic education requires a university degree of 5 to 7 years depending on where you study. A doctor of Chiropractic has scientific knowledge comparable to those of traditional medicine.

Chiropractic should not be confused with massage, quiromassage nor quiropraxie, which does not require advanced degree-level training. In Spain, the title "Quiropráxia" or "Quiroprático" is very often used by massage therapists who have just completed weekend workshops as training. 

Chiropractic treatment room
Chiropractic treatment table

Taking care of your back, body and nervous system through chiropractic involves a much healthier life and optimal health.

Interviews, Articles ... Alain Chiappinelli, doctor of Chiropractic, and the Chiropractic Centres in Sitges and Barcelona in the Press.
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What is the difference between Chiropractic and massage?

Chiropractic: Chiropractors are specialists in disorders of the spine and the effects of these disorders on the nervous system and general health. As experts in the area of spinal health, they are able to establish a chiropractic diagnosis which allows them to make better decisions regarding appropriate treatment of their patients. Chiropractors are highly skilled health professionals, completing up to...