The name of the chiropractor profession comes from a hybrid of the Latin word “hand” (manus) and the Greek “treatment” (therapeia), i.e. it is “the person treating with the hands”. The chiropractor treats diseases and disorders of the spine, musculoskeletal system and internal organs using only his hands. Also at present time in the treatment is actively used hardware methods.
Chiropractor toronto most often work in medical institutions – hospitals, private clinics, etc. Sometimes they can work in cosmetology centres. They may also be licensed and practice privately.
When exactly the chiropractor’s profession appeared it is difficult to say: “bostopravas” existed more than one thousand years ago, and if you look at oriental methods, you can see that it is not just massage, but treatment of the spine and joints.
Officially, this kind of medicine began to form at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, when the first schools of “chiropractic” were opened in the West, and in 1958 in Europe, the International Federation of Manual Therapy. In the USSR, chiropractic therapy acquired real forms in the 1980s, and its official status – in 1988.