As a rule, chiropractor duties look quite simple:
- patient admissions and counseling;
- chiropractic procedures;
- maintenance of medical records and reporting.
Sometimes it is also necessary to carry out a medical examination to establish the patient’s disability, participate in medical consultations, prescribe etiotropic and physiotherapy, perform any administrative functions.
How to become a chiropractor
You can become a chiropractor by graduating from medical school and becoming a certified orthopedist or neurologist. Of course, one education is not enough for successful work, you need experience. For practice, you can take specialized massage courses or practice in private clinics.
It is very difficult to determine how much a chiropractor with a private practice gets. Most often, an hourly session costs from 800 to 2000 rubles. The cost depends on the level and competence of the therapist.
Revenues of specialists at medical institutions vary approximately from 15,000 to 90,000 rubles per month. The average chiropractor’s salary is around 40,000 roubles per month.