Chiropractic is a health care profession focusing on disorders of the musculoskeletal and nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health.  Chiropractic care is used most often to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints, including but not limited to: back pain, neck pain in the joints of the arms or legs and headaches.  Doctors of Chiropractics practice a drug-free, hands-on approach to health care that includes patient examination, diagnosis and treatment.  Chiropractors have broad diagnostic skills and are also trained to recommend therapeutic and rehabilitative exercises, as well as to provide nutritional, dietary and lifestyle counseling.