The founder of medical science Hippocrates back in the 5th century BC. NS. reasonably believed that spinal therapy, along with surgery and drug treatment, is the basis of any medical practice.
How to become a chiropractor specialist?
Manual therapy as a direction of medicine can be attributed to the most ancient medical practices. In ancient times, turning to a chiropractor was the next step after self-massage and stroking. However, the effectiveness of manual treatment was gradually forgotten, especially with the intensive development of modern pharmacology and surgery, as a result in Europe, only in the 20th century, against the background of the revival of ancient practices, the interest in manual therapy as a real and high-quality care for patients began to intensify.
Hand healing is based on in-depth knowledge
In order to come to the aid of the patient and at the same time not harm him, the chiropractor must deeply study not only the traditional methods of medical influence, but also the very physical nature of the processes taking place in the patient's body.
The extremely delicate interaction of externally unrelated changes in the state of muscles, ligaments, joints, spine and internal organs allow the specialist to create serious prerequisites for the body itself to begin to counteract the disease and heal on its own, without the help of traditional medicines.
Where to learn manual therapy?
A serious approach to the study of the problem and training of specialists in chiropractors both in the United States and in Europe came at the beginning of the 20th century with the creation of special educational institutions where future specialists acquired the necessary knowledge.
From the middle of the 20th century, a reasonable interaction of traditional medicine and manual practices begins. They began to complement each other and actively cooperate.
By the end of the 20th century, several serious schools of manual therapy also emerged in Russia, one of which is represented by the Kislovodsk Medical College. The specialists and teachers of this educational institution have developed their own unique highly effective methods of treating not only joints, but also internal organs using manual therapy methods.
Manual therapy, at present, is practically the only really effective method of treating such a common disease as osteochondrosis.