It is written as ‘Chiropractic’ in English. Although it is expressed with different terms, the term accepted in Turkey is ‘Chiropractic’.
Chiropractic is a health profession that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of neuromuscular-skeletal system conditions and the negative effects of these conditions on general health. It focuses on manipulating and correcting (reducing) the joints that have lost their mechanical mobility without dislocation, and on manual techniques.
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Osteopathy in Turkey
It is a profession lasting up to 1500 hours and 5 years which is received by physiotherapists and physicians who completed their undergraduate education.
TIFAO (Turkish Institute For Adapted Osteopathy) which represents the biggest osteopathy school of Germany in Turkey has been producing graduates since 2008. Professionals who complete this school assume the title of osteopath.