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Who treats musculoskeletal pain better a chiropractor or an osteopath?

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Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine
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In brief: It depends

If the pain is really mild, try to stay away from doctors.
They may want to do an x-ray, etc.. However, if you are on medications like statins, such pain may be indicative of a more serious problem like rhabdomyolysis. Nerve pain may be indicative of diabetes. If it's back pain, try to strengthen your muscle core. For backs and necks, i say chiropractor. For pain elsewhere, i say osteopath.

In brief: It depends

If the pain is really mild, try to stay away from doctors.
They may want to do an x-ray, etc.. However, if you are on medications like statins, such pain may be indicative of a more serious problem like rhabdomyolysis. Nerve pain may be indicative of diabetes. If it's back pain, try to strengthen your muscle core. For backs and necks, i say chiropractor. For pain elsewhere, i say osteopath.
Dr. Steven Charlap
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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management

In brief: Both

Their skill set complement one another not compete.
You can benefit greatly from both at the same time. Take one away, and it can feel like inhaling or exhaling without the other. Add massage therapy, and now you' ll feel like singing!

In brief: Both

Their skill set complement one another not compete.
You can benefit greatly from both at the same time. Take one away, and it can feel like inhaling or exhaling without the other. Add massage therapy, and now you' ll feel like singing!
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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