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Alumnus Tim Simansky, DC, DACBSP, CSCS, and Chiropractic for Athletes

Doctor of Chiropractic students are trained in anatomy, physiology, and treating pain associated with exercise injury and overexertion, which leads many to pursue specialized careers working with athletes. Those who do often receive training in biomechanics, strength training and conditioning, and treating athletes with an array of musculoskeletal injuries. Such was the case with Dr…. Read more »

Chiropractic Resources

As the field of chiropractic grows, so does the pool of excellent resources Doctor of Chiropractic students and professionals can utilize to remain up-to-date with current research, case studies, best practices, and study tools. We asked faculty and students at New York Chiropractic College some of their favorites, organized below by web and print: Online… Read more »

NYCC Student Journal: A Fall Trimester Recap

  Fall trimesters at NYCC always fly by, and yet so much has happened this year. We started off this trimester with one of the largest events hosted by the school for students, alumni, faculty and staff: Homecoming. This year, we celebrated the 25th anniversary of our campus in the beautiful Finger Lakes. As a… Read more »

Careers in Chiropractic Specialization Spotlight: Pediatrics

In most healthcare professions, special considerations must be made in regards to children. In chiropractic, this is no different. Chiropractors may specialize in the area of pediatrics to best understand the special considerations that children need when it comes to chiropractic care. Dr. Jeana L. Voorhies, D.C., is a chiropractic instructor at New York Chiropractic… Read more »

How do you become a chiropractor?

According to the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Practice Analysis of Chiropractic 2015, “Government inquiries, as well as independent investigations by medical practitioners, have affirmed that today’s chiropractic training is [equivalent to] medical training in all pre-clinical subjects.” A Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree is one of only three doctorate-level healthcare professions that require more than… Read more »

A bright future for careers in chiropractic

Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) students at New York Chiropractic College and schools across the country prepare for an optimistic future in chiropractic. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the projected change in employment from 2014 to 2024 for Doctors of Chiropractic is 17 percent — a significantly faster growth rate than the 7 percent… Read more »

What is Chiropractic?

Thirty million Americans visit a chiropractor every year, but not everybody knows the extent of their education and the considerable scientific evidence that demonstrates the safety and effectiveness of their conservative, hands-on approach to healthcare. According to the American Chiropractic Association, chiropractic is a healthcare profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and… Read more »