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Independent healthcare researchers have proven chiropractic often is more effective than physical therapy; so why are insurers ignoring the obvious truth?

Independent healthcare researchers have proven chiropractic often is more effective than physical therapy; so why are insurers ignoring the obvious truth? At a recent conference of the North American Spine Society, a colleague of mine was sitting at a table with an insurance company medical director.   She told him she likes chiropractic care personally, but her company prefers PTs to deliver care for spine patient enrollees. Many of the studies show that chiropractic care can cost up to two 2/3 less while having fewer reoccurrences of most back, neck, and other musculoskeletal conditions.   These studies were in well-respected journals.  Even Read More »