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Becoming a Chiropractor in Mississippi - MS

How to Become a Chiropractor in Mississippi

Thirty-one percent of Mississippi's population is underserved when it comes to healthcare. This means that this state is ready for more providers and healthcare options than ever before. Becoming a chiropractor in Mississippi brings with it the opportunity to provide an alternative means of care to those who need it most.


Whether you're interested in an urban center like Jacksonville or are drawn to the coastal areas like Biloxi and Pascagoula, you can get ready for a career as a chiropractor in Mississippi by following some of the ideas below:

  • Visit a well-respected chiropractor in your area to gain an understanding of how chiropractic work helps heal the body
  • Ask if you can follow that chiropractor for a few days to learn how they interact with their patients and manage their office
  • Obtain your Bachelor of Science degree
  • Finish your formal chiropractic training to earn your Doctor of Chiropractic (DC)
  • Complete the exam set by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and your state's licensing board in order to be granted the appropriate license to begin practicing
  • Keep up with your continuing education credits every year to maintain your license

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