The site offers visitors a host of tools, geared at enhancing public knowledge regarding the benefits and efficacy of chiropractic, such as:
- a video of president of the
Ordre, Dr. André Marie Gonthier, to introduce, and welcome, visitors to
- a video explaining the role
of the Ordre’s board with respect to the public,
- a section completely
dedicated to public safety and protection,
- a ‘Did You Know’ section with
tips for achieving optimal health and staying in shape,
- a complete description of Doctor
of Chiropractic training and education,
- a glossary of chiropractic treatment
techniques and the conditions that can be addressed with chiropractic,
- a search engine for locating
- a ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ section addressing common questions by patients, such as:
- What is chiropractic?
- Who could benefit from seeing a chiropractor?
- How to choose a chiropractor?
to expect at your first chiropractic visit?
Dr. André Marie Gonthier, Doctor of Chiropractic
and president of the Ordre, is proud to
launch this new public portal for chiropractic information.
the public at large to have access to a reference site for chiropractic, with
information that is evidence-based and complete,” says Dr. Gonthier, “and
which, furthermore, is presented in a comprehensible and user-friendly
format. In this way, the public can
enjoy navigating the site while learning about the profession.”
The site was created as a way to reflect the fact that the profession of chiropractic can offer a unique, yet solidly-established, service to Quebecers. The Ordre wished to create a site showcasing the natural and safe approach that is at the foundation of chiropractic. As well, by adhering to a basic website design, which is, at the same time, easy to navigate and very dynamic, the site promises to facilitate public discovery and learning with respect to the profession.