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A 56-year-old female asked:

Is chiropractor a sport doctor?

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Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
No: Chiropractors work on symptoms related to the back and spine. Sports medicine physicians receive further in depth training in sports medicine.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
No: Some advertise themselves as helping with sport related problems. They cannot deal with most of the types of injuries suffered in sports,. See an orthopediist or physiatrist first.

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