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"Dr. Patricia Rupert has been treating patients as a Wholistic Healthcare Physician for over 20 years. She integrates her extensive wholistic medical training to connect the dots for patients by formulating treatment plans that utilize natural healing methods with minimal side effects. She stays on top of the latest research regarding proper exercise protocols, nutrition, vitamin and herbal therapy and internal and external environmental stressors. Dr. Rupert's dual medical licensing and multi-disciplinary training, allows her to offer her patients unique and substantial treatment sessions."
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"Dr. Patricia Rupert has been treating patients as a Wholistic Healthcare Physician for over 20 years. She integrates her extensive wholistic medical training to connect the dots for patients by formulating treatment plans that utilize natural healing methods with minimal side effects. She stays on top of the latest research regarding proper exercise protocols, nutrition, vitamin and herbal therapy and internal and external environmental stressors. Dr. Rupert's dual medical licensing and multi-disciplinary training, allows her to offer her patients unique and substantial treatment sessions."

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Chiropractic in 33487 - is it right for me?
33487 Chiropractors specialize in the interactions between our nerves, muscles and skeleton and their effects on our general health. They diagnose problems and use manual therapy, including joint adjustment and manipulation, to prevent and treat them.

Many people who seek 33487 chiropractic care do so for help with back pain, especially lower back pain, neck pain and headache. Spinal adjustment in 33487 or chiropractic adjustment is the most common method of treatment--it refers to the manual adjustment by the chiropractor of the three-joint complex at the base of your spine with sufficient force to create a sensation of 'release', increasing the joint's range and reducing pain.

A treatment plan may involve one or more manual adjustments. Many chiropractors in 33487 also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise or rehabilitation into the treatment plan.
How is a Chiropractor licensed?
The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in 33487 must complete four academic years at a school accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education, as well as a one-year internship at an outpatient clinic owned and run by a chiropractic college. They are tested and certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and licensed by the state in which they practice. To maintain licensure in most states, practitioners must complete a certain number of continuing education hours annually.

There are several schools of chiropractic adjustment techniques, although most chiropractors mix techniques from several schools. Some Applied Kinesiologists in 33487 are qualified as Chiropractors.