About TCA

Established in 1915, the Texas Chiropractic Association (TCA) is an Austin-based statewide, nonprofit organization of doctors of chiropractic (DCs). TCA is comprised of 12 districts representing the entire state. TCA is governed by a board of directors elected by members.


The object and purpose of the Texas Chiropractic Association (TCA), as determined by the corporate charter is as follows:
    • Protect and expand chiropractic practice in the state of Texas
    • Protect and expand access to patients
    • Prevent and fight discrimination against the chiropractic profession

Core Purpose

Helping Chiropractors Help People

Core Values

TCA’s core values, as outlined in the 2014 TCA Strategic Plan:

    • Representation for all Texas chiropractors
    • Patient’s right to access chiropractic care
    • Open communication with members
    • Taking a team approach
    • Enthusiasm and passion for the profession
    • Constantly striving to be better
    • Being visionary for the future
    • Integrity