Chronic pain may occur to anyone. There is not specific class to which it occurs. People who suffer from it should be concerned about the root cause. Effective treatment becomes possible only if the root cause is evident. Further, chronic pain sufferers should seek remedial treatment for their issue rather than temporary or periodic solutions.
Doctors are available for treatment of almost every kind of disease and disorder. However, a chiropractor can be more beneficial in case of chronic pain, if its cause is neuromusculoskeletal.
There are various reasons why a doctor should be second choice to chiropractor if the concern is neuromusculoskeletal chronic pain. Foremost of all is the cost. The total expense of consultation with doctors can easily reach $1000 or go above. On the other hand, chiropractors charge around $50, which 20 times smaller figure than the former one. Besides, no or minimal medication is involved in such non-traditional therapeutic treatment. On top of it, discounts are frequently offered by chiropractors. This means, the chiropractor’s fee is often the entire expense. Such small amount is spent as side or additional expense through the course of doctor’s treatment.
Effectiveness is the second reason that puts chiropractors above doctors. Several researches have established the effect of chiropractic adjustment against chronic pain. Adjustment of nerves, muscles, bones, etc. does not involve the use of any chemical either. Thus, with due patience, chronic pain sufferers can obtain real relief.