Knowing that you are ready for an associate chiropractor is based on more than the number of patients you see. It’s based upon your capacity. If as the owner of your practice, you find yourself anchored to the adjusting table to care for patients without being able to devote the time you need to grow and market your practice, or manage and train your staff, you may have reached maximum volume. An associate can also make it easier for you to achieve the work-life balance that is necessary to sustain a successful chiropractic career for the long term. This white paper reviews the best places to find great associate, associate agreements and compensation as well as the Associate Paradox.