Chiropractic Orthopedists are doctors of chiropractic who
have completed extensive post-doctoral or graduate level education in
non-surgical orthopedics. Chiropractic Orthopedists must pass a written and
clinical specialty examination to become board certified. Upon successful
completion, diplomatic status is granted by the American Board of Chiropractic
Chiropractic Orthopedics are specialists who understand
normal body functions and diseases related to:
joints, capsules, discs, muscles, ligaments and tendons
neurological components, organ systems and contiguous tissues of the above
They perfect skills relative to preserving good health
and, when a person is unwell, use skills of investigation, historical review,
physical detection, correlative diagnosis development and complete management to
treat disorders within the bounds of their practice.
Edward E. Hutter, DC, DABCO
Board Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist
Helping patients feel better and return to their normal, active lives is Dr. Edward Hutter’s primary concern and goal. He uses his chiropractic orthopedic skills and extensive knowledge of health, fitness and wellness to help patients perform their everyday tasks in comfort, enjoy their physical activities and pastimes, and function better than before they first experienced pain. Considerate, warm and professional, he makes his well-attended patients feel relaxed and supported.
Dr. Hutter graduated in 1984 from the University of Bridgeport with B.S. Degrees in Biology and Human Biology. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine (D.C.) degree from the National College of Chiropractic and successfully passed his national board exams in 1988. After completing his 12-month internship, Dr. Hutter continued to perfect his technique and expand his knowledge with clinical experience before opening his Mystic, Connecticut practice in 1990.
Board Certified in Orthopedics, Dr. Hutter is one of only several chiropractors in Connecticut trained in Cox/Flexion-Distraction Technique for closed disc reduction, an effective non-surgical treatment for lumbar disc injuries.