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Chiropractic Orthopedists are doctors of chiropractic who have completed extensive post-doctoral or graduate level education in non-surgical orthopedics, and have passed rigorous specialty Board examinations leading to Diplomate status as a chiropractic orthopedist (DACO or DABCO). Some DABCO Fellows will also use the certification FACO.  
 
Chiropractic Orthopedists are doctors of chiropractic who have completed extensive post-doctoral or graduate level education in non-surgical orthopedics, and have passed rigorous specialty Board examinations leading to Diplomate status as a chiropractic orthopedist (DACO or DABCO). Some DABCO Fellows will also use the certification FACO.  
To become Board certified, the chiropractic orthopedic specialist is required to demonstrate advanced proficiency in the evaluation and non-operative management of a wide range of injuries, conditions and disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system with particular emphasis on the spine and extremities.A certified orthopedic specialist has successfully completed an accredited training program and an evaluation, including an examination process, designed to assess the knowledge, experience, and skills of the Diplomate.  
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To become Board certified, the chiropractic orthopedic specialist is required to demonstrate advanced proficiency in the evaluation and non-operative management of a wide range of injuries, conditions and disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system with particular emphasis on the spine and extremities.A certified orthopedic specialist has successfully completed an accredited training program and an evaluation, including an examination process, designed to assess the knowledge, experience, and skills of the Diplomate.
Cite: The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists [Internet]. Mendota Heights, (MN): What is a Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist?; c2012 [updated 2014 Mar 27; cited 2014 Mar 27].[about 2 screens]. Available from: http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/whats_certified.php; also http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/academy.php
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1. The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists [Internet]. Mendota Heights, (MN): What is a Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist?; c2012 [updated 2014 Mar 27; cited 2014 Mar 27].[about 2 screens]. Available from: http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/whats_certified.php; also http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/academy.php
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Revision as of 17:44, 27 March 2014

Chiropractic Orthopedists are doctors of chiropractic who have completed extensive post-doctoral or graduate level education in non-surgical orthopedics, and have passed rigorous specialty Board examinations leading to Diplomate status as a chiropractic orthopedist (DACO or DABCO). Some DABCO Fellows will also use the certification FACO. To become Board certified, the chiropractic orthopedic specialist is required to demonstrate advanced proficiency in the evaluation and non-operative management of a wide range of injuries, conditions and disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system with particular emphasis on the spine and extremities.A certified orthopedic specialist has successfully completed an accredited training program and an evaluation, including an examination process, designed to assess the knowledge, experience, and skills of the Diplomate. 1

External Links

Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists
American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists
American College of Chiropractic Orthopedists

References

1. The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists [Internet]. Mendota Heights, (MN): What is a Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist?; c2012 [updated 2014 Mar 27; cited 2014 Mar 27].[about 2 screens]. Available from: http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/whats_certified.php; also http://www.dcorthoacademy.com/academy.php DanaS (talk) 14:42, 27 March 2014 (MST)