Chiropractors treat patients with health problems of the neuromusculoskeletal system, which includes nerves, bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. They use spinal adjustments and manipulation, and other techniques to manage patients’ health concerns, such as back and neck pain.
- Education Requirements: Doctorate in Chiropractic
- Soft Skills: Decision making skills, detail oriented and dexterity
- Average Annual Salary: $67,500
- 3 in state schools: University of Western States (Portland, OR), Sage School of Massage (Bend, OR), Everest Institute (Tigard, OR)
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