What is Exercise prescription?
An exercise plan designed specifically for a patient by his chiropractor or a fitness/rehabilitation specialist. It is usually related to a fitness related activity or a specific protocol that needs to be followed to insure the best outcomes. Specific sets and repetitions of specific exercise is typically given or shown to the patient.
Q: Can your chiropractic doctor prescribe you exercises?
A: Yes, your exercises are usually related to your condition.
Q: Why do chiropractors generally prescribe exercises?
A: Chiropractors usually prescribe exercises for a specific condition, for example: postural corrective exercises and shoulder strengthening exercises.