Interesting Facts & Statistics:

  • Chiropractic Treatment has been around for more than 100 years.

  • More than 20 million Americans will seek chiropractic care this year.

  • 80% of Americans will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives.

  • Back symptoms are the most common cause of disability for individuals
    under the age of 45.

  • 20% of all American military medical discharges are due to low back
    pain.

  • In the western world 85% of people will be disabled by back pain at
    some point in their lives.   (Spine 12(3):264-268)

  • 1992 costs associated with low back pain in the U.S. were estimated to
    be $60 billion.
                  (The Manga Report - 1993)

  • Nearly 30% of the U.S. population aged 18 and older have used
    chiropractic.
             (The Gallup Organization - 1991)

  • "Chiropractic patients were 3 times more satisfied with their care than
    patients of family practice physicians." (Western Journal of Medicine -
    1989)

  • 94% of all spinal manipulations are performed by chiropractors.
             (RAND Corporation)