This topic comes up very often. The best way to provide answers to this is to explain what each one specialisses inChriopractor
A chiropractor is a health care professional focused on the diagnosis and treatment neuromuscular disorders, with an emphasis on treatment through manual adjustment and/or manipulation of the spine.
Most chiropractors seek to reduce pain and improve the functionality of patients as well as to educate them on how they can account for their own health via exercise, ergonomics and other therapies to treat back pain.
What is a chiropractor?Chiropractor DiagnosisChiropratic services beyond adjustmentsChirporactic VideosSpinal Specialist
A spine specialist is a health professional who focuses mainly on treating spine conditions. Common specialists include chiropractors, physiatrists, physical therapists, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, pain management physicians, anesthesiologists, and many rheumatologists and neurologists. Selection of the most appropriate type of health professional—or team of professionals—largely depends on the nature, severity, and duration of a patient’s symptoms.
Follow that above link and you will then have links to endless amount of articles dealing with all types of spinal specialists.
Ron DiLauro Spine-Health System Administrator I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences