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Would a chiropractor be able to diagnose back/neck disease?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Not likely: Chiropractors interpret all backs as having disease. Your visit is proof that there is a problem and they will find one for sure. Chiropractors offer a deep, sometimes satisfying massage, but no diagnosis and certainly no cure. See your regular doctor if you have a problem.

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