About Us

Established in 1916, 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.


TCA's purpose, 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


The TCA supports, protects and advances doctors of chiropractic in the state of Texas. We serve the chiropractic profession with a never-ending spirit of dedication and commitment by expanding public access to chiropractic care.


To be the premier organization in the state of Texas for the protection and advancement of the chiropractic profession.


Commitment      Of service to doctors of chiropractic 
Health                 Promote healthy living in Texas 
Integrity              Committed service to all chiropractors equally 
Respect               To one another without prejudice 
Optimism            Maintain a positive and optimistic attitude with every obstacle we encounter