Do I Need a Referral?
You do not need a referral from a medical doctor to receive chiropractic treatment. Licensed doctors of chiropractic can examine and diagnose conditions. Doctors of chiropractic also provide referrals to appropriate health care professionals.
Registered massage therapy:
You will require a referral from a medical doctor to receive health insurance coverage for massage therapy. Registered massage therapists do not examine and diagnose conditions.
You will require a referral to receive coverage for treatment by an orthotist. Please consult your health plan to determine which medical professionals can provide a referral for orthotic therapy.