Educational Requirements 

 

Education The educational requirements for chiropractors are similar to that of medical doctors. In general, chiropractors must complete four years of undergraduate study from one of the nation's 17 accredited chiropractic colleges. During the first two years of study, students receive classroom and

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Benefits of Chiropractic Care 

 

One of the main causes of pain and disease in the human body can be traced to improper alignment of the vertebrae in your spinal column. This is called a subluxation. Through carefully applied pressure, massage, and manual manipulation of the vertebrae and joints, pressure and irritation on the nerves

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History of Chiropractic 

 

For centuries scientists, physicians, and even philosophers have long believed that the body's spinal cord is at the root of many ailments that have nothing to do with back or neck pain. But the birth of the chiropractic profession was not to occur until the late-19th century September 18, 1895,

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The Chiropractic Profession 

 

The word chiropractic comes from the Greek words, "chiro," meaning hand, and "practic," meaning practice, or treatment. Thus, "treatment by hand" is an appropriate definition since chiropractors typically use their hands to manipulate different parts of the body in an effort to promote healing and wellness. A

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Common Myths 

 

In spite of its long recognition by the medical community and the government as a safe, proven, and effective treatment, many people today still have misconceptions about chiropractic care. Daniel David Palmer, who is known as the father of chiropractic, bore the brunt of criticism for creating this

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Chiropractors and Chiropractic Care: An Overview 

 

Chiropractors diagnose and treat a broad range of physical conditions in patients with muscular, nervous, and skeletal problems, especially the spine. Chiropractors make use of conventional diagnostic tests, such as X-rays, MRIs, and lab work, as well as specific procedures that involve manipulation

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Chiropractic Principles 

 

When all of your body's inter-related systems including your musculoskeletal, nervous and vascular systems are in balance and functioning properly, your body possesses a remarkable knack for healing itself. This state is called homeostasis. Stress, accidents, sports injuries, even overexertion,

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Our Location

2 Storer Street Suite 401 Lafayette Center Kennebunk Maine 04043

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Couture Chiropractic Center

Monday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

7:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed