• Total cost of care per year: For low back pain, chiropractic physician care increases total annual per patient spending by $75 compared to medical physician care. (This estimate did not include analysis of prescription drug costs, a factor that is likely to have increased overall cost of medical physician services.)
• For neck pain, chiropractic physician care reduces total annual per patient spending by $302 compared to medical physician care.
ChiroCarolina a local chiropractic clinic in Charlotte North Carolina, together with its doctors are very happy with the results of the research. For them, these facts only underline the importance of why chiropractic care must be incorporated to healthcare treatment plans for patients suffering from chronic muskuloskeletal problems. For more information about ChiroCarolina and their services please visit: http://chirocarolinacharlotte.com.