NASHVILLE – AUGUST 30, 2021 – Wicker Smith partner, John Floyd, Jr., presented at the Southern Chiropractic Conference hosted by the Tennessee Chiropractic Association on “Cervical Manipulation and Strokes: An Update.” The presentation focused on defense strategies for the chiropractic physician facing a scenario where a patient has undergone a stroke and is claiming that the chiropractor’s treatment caused the stroke. It included an update on the most recent peer-reviewed medical literature as well as examples from actual lawsuits. The event took place on August 19th to the 22nd at the Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
The Tennessee Chiropractic Association (TCA) is the only statewide, non-profit membership service organization representing the chiropractic profession in Tennessee. The TCA is dedicated to assisting the Chiropractic Physician in achieving, maintaining, and delivering the highest standard of healthcare to the people of Tennessee. The TCA provides leadership, advocacy and resources that promote professional excellence and quality patient care. Since the beginning of the 21st century, building on a storied past, the TCA has experienced dynamic growth.