Chiropractic: The treatment of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, including pain in the neck, back, pelvis, tendons, ligaments, etc. Chiropractic physicians are considered part of the established mainstream medical provider team. Wellness chiropractic physicians incorporate chiropractic treatment into complex medical care, working as your primary care doctor and specialists. They perform soft-tissue therapies, prescribe corrective exercises, and safely manipulate the spine or joints to help you potentially avoid surgery and medication. Chiropractor’s use a “hands on” approach to relieve chronic pain from old injuries or for acute pain from new injuries.