Sample Chiropractor Job Description

Job Description

At [PracticeX], we believe that treating a person’s physical body requires an understanding and awareness of their mental, emotional, and social lives as well. We are seeking a chiropractor who shares our view, and is eager to help rebalance the bodies and lives of our patients. The ideal candidate will be willing and eager to collaborate with physical therapists to provide integrated patient care and treat the root cause of conditions, rather than just the symptoms. As a team, you will work together to deliver a comprehensive plan and ongoing care specifically designed for each patient.

Objectives of this Role

  • Cultivate client-patient retention and actively grow our practice by focusing on addressing patient health and performance
  • Work closely with physical therapists and patients to treat a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, as well as treating those who do not have symptoms, in order to prevent future issues and optimize long-term wellness
  • Consult with patients by reviewing health and medical histories, questioning, observing, examining, and reviewing x-rays, as indicated
  • Communicate effectively with both patients and staff

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Evaluate patients’ neuromusculoskeletal systems and spines using chiropractic diagnosis to determine neuromusculoskeletal and spine-related conditions
  • Arrange and analyze diagnostic x-rays in order to locate the source difficulties and rule out fracture or disease
  • Perform manual adjustments to the spine, or other articulations of the body, in order to correct the musculoskeletal system
  • Educate patients about the quality-of-life benefits of routine chiropractic care with a recommended course of treatment
  • Maintain accurate and timely patient records using computer software and copious notes

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in biology or related field
  • Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from an accredited chiropractic college
  • Passing scores for Parts I,II,III and IV from NCB
  • Valid license in [STATE]
  • Must be fully eligible for malpractice insurance in applicable state
  • 2 years of experience as a chiropractor

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional certifications
  • Strong team-management capabilities