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A branch of rehabilitative health that uses specially designed exercises and equipment to help patients regain or improve their physical abilities. Abbreviated PT. PT is appropriate for many types of patients, from infants born with musculoskeletal birth defects, to adults suffering from sciatica or the after effects of injury or surgery, to elderly poststroke patients. Read more ...
Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health. Chiropractic care is used most often to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints, including but not limited to back pain, neck pain, pain in the joints of the arms or legs, and headaches.
Doctors of Chiropractic – often referred to as chiropractors or chiropractic physicians – practice a drug-free, hands-on approach to health care that includes patient examination, diagnosis and treatment. Chiropractors have broad diagnostic skills and are also trained to recommend therapeutic and rehabilitative exercises, as well as to provide nutritional, dietary and lifestyle counseling. Read more ...
Chiropractic is reimbursed quite well by insurances in the Netherlands and worldwide. We do advise you to call us or check your insurance policy or contact the insurance company if you want to confirm what kind of reimbursement you can expect. This will differ from company to company and will depend on the insurance package you chose.
Condition is that the chiropractor must be connected with a professional body such as the DCF and that he / she registered at the Stichting Nationaal Register van Chiropractoren (SNRC). Obviously we are members of the DCF and we are also registered with the SNRC. Our chiropractor is also KNGF / BIG registered and a member of the International Chiropractors Association (ICA)
Chiropractic consulations can be paid cash or with debit card. Upon payment, the chiropractic assistant will then give you a payment receipt that you can send to your insurance company for reimbursement.