Education of a Ankeny Chiropractor

Education of a Chiropractor

Many people wonder how much schooling a chiropractor had to endure in order to open their own practice. Not too many years ago, people did not believe that chiropractic truly worked. Those times have passed and people now trust in chiropractors to help them heal. However, the education that they must go through is still relatively unknown. The facts are that the chiropractors in Ankeny at Bountiful Life Chiropractic Center  have had immense schooling that allows them to safely solve many medical conditions in Ankeny.

Extensive Educational Requirements

Becoming a chiropractor is no simple task. Most take four years of undergraduate schooling where they receive a bachelor's degree in a science or health. This includes classes like psychology, physics, inorganic and organic chemistry, biology, and hours of lab work for each class.

Getting accepted to a chiropractic college is a difficult process as well, but if one manages to do it further challenges lay ahead. There will be four or five additional years of schooling where there is a great deal of hands on learning that ensure students know how to perform the chiropractic techniques properly. Chiropractors can not be afford to be wrong when planning a treatment with a patient or when adjusting their spine, so the training is rigorous and specific.

The entire curriculum for chiropractors at Bountiful Life Chiropractic Center is at least 4,200 hours of classroom, clinic,and laboratory work. The U.S Department of Education has been approving courses for over 25 years. These professionals are required to assess a health condition, plan a specific treatment and give accurate advice, all while being able to refer patients to another health professional when necessary.

Hopefully you have just learned a lot about a chiropractor you know. If you have any other questions please contact Bountiful Life Chiropractic Center in Ankeny.

OFFICE HOURS


Monday
6:00am - 6:00pm


Tuesday
9:00am - 6:00pm


Wednesday
6:00am - 6:00pm


Thursday
9:00am - 6:00pm


Friday
6:00am - 5:00pm


Saturday
Closed

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Tuesday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


Wednesday
6:00am - 12:00pm


Thursday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
6:00am - 9:00am


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Monday
6:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm


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Wednesday
6:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm


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Friday
6:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm


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Tuesday
9:00am - 6:00pm


Wednesday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


Thursday
9:00am - 6:00pm


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Tuesday
9:00am - 3:00pm


Wednesday
9:00am - 3:00pm


Thursday
12:00pm - 6:00pm


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Tuesday
1:00pm - 7:00pm


Wednesday
1:00pm - 5:00pm


Thursday
2:00pm - 8:00pm


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Saturday
9:00am - 5:00pm*
*One Saturday per month, inquire at the desk for updates

Bountiful Life Chiropractic Center
1310 SW State Street Suite B
Ankeny, IA 50023
(515) 965-8280