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The Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA) represents more than 9,000 licensed Doctors of Chiropractic and 10 provincial associations as the national voice for the chiropractic profession in Canada. Approximately four and a half million Canadians use the services of a chiropractor each year. The CCA advocates on behalf of members and their patients to advance the quality and accessibility of chiropractic care in Canada and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the healthcare system. Currently, the CCA has a Chiropractic Research Chair in every major university across the country. For more information on the CCA or for a referral to a doctor of chiropractic, please visit

The Canadian Chiropractic Association’s communications team can be reached for all media inquiries. To schedule an interview with a chiropractor, discuss story ideas or photo opportunities, or for more information on a specific topic or issue, please contact:

Ronda Parkes
Chief Brand Officer
416-585-7902/1-877-222-9303 ext. 242

186 Spadina Ave, Suite 6
Toronto, ON
M5T 3B2

Quick Facts

  • Approximately 4.5 million Canadians visit a chiropractor each year
  • The CCA has over 7,800 members who are licensed doctors of chiropractic
  • There are approximately 9,000 licensed doctors of chiropractic practicing in Canada
  • Chiropractors receive 4,200 hours of training in core competencies of musculoskeletal conditions
  • There are two accredited Chiropractic Colleges in Canada, including the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, ON, and the other is the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR) in Trois-Rivières, Québec

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