Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Tucson Northwest! As your local Tucson chiropractor, we invite you to join the millions of Americans who have not only found relief from back pain, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare.
How We Can Help
Whether you are familiar with chiropractic care or this is your first time, you can expect your visit to The Joint to be new and different from any healthcare experience you’ve had before. Perhaps even life-changing.
Here is a quick and easy way to see what makes The Joint Chiropractic the perfect destination:
- Conveniently Located
- Open Nights & Weekends
- No Appointment required
- No Insurance Hassles / Requirements
- Affordable Personalized Care Plans
Care at The Joint offers you and your family a quality, affordable, convenient and accessible healthcare solution. Chiropractic assists in eliminating and relieving the days of shoulder, neck and back pain as well as many other “symptoms” you may be experiencing. So whatever your ailments may be, visit our Tucson chiropractic office, because your overall health is our business. And remember, you never need an appointment to visit The Joint so stop in when it is convenient for you. See you soon!?
Did You Know?
Routine care can provide management and relief for the following:
- Back Pain
- Neck Pain
- Migraine and Tension Headaches
- Shoulder and Elbow Pain
- Knee, Foot and Ankle Pain
- Leg Pain (Sciatica)
- Chronic Injuries
- And More!
Chiropractic may also help:
- Improve Nervous System Function
- Relieve Prenatal Discomfort
- Increase Vitality and Improve Quality of Life
- Provide Preventative Care
- Improve Overall Health and Wellness for both Children and Adults
Friendly Tips for Your Visit
How to get the most out of your Tucson chiropractic visit:
- Wear loose fitting and comfortable clothes.
- Write down a list of your problem areas (lower back pain, any sports injury, stiffness, etc.)
- Include any accidents that you may have been in (car accidents, falls, sports accidents, etc.)
- Include any persistent problems (sleep difficulty, headaches, neck pain, soreness, etc.)
- Include any health conditions and any surgeries you have had.
- In other words, tell your chiropractor about all of your health conditions so that he can help you best.
Meet The Doctors
Dr. Joseph Andris, D.C.
Logan University, College of Chiropractic
Years Practicing: 19
Dr. Andris graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO in 1997. He has been in private practice for 16 years first in Ohio and Michigan and, for the past 8 years in Arizona prior to joining The Joint. He has enjoyed adjusting many families over the years and educating people about how Chiropractic can help them to live healthier and happier lives.
Dr. Andris grew up in Ohio and has loved living in Northwest Tucson for the last 8 years with his wife Mecha.
Dr. Valerie Tolen, D.C.
Cleveland Chiropractic College - Kansas City
Years Practicing: 4
Dr. Valerie Tolen graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College in 2012, where she received awards for service and outstanding achievement in research and scholarship. She is well versed in many techniques, (Gonstead, Graston, Flexion/Distraction, Thompson, Prenatal, Pediatric, and animals) and is Activator Advanced Proficiency rated.
Dr. Valerie enlisted in the Air Force at 17 years old and has had the good fortune to have traveled and lived all over the world always working in the medical field. She is a holistic practitioner that knows the many benefits of manual medicine for overall health. She and her husband are recent transplants to Tucson, AZ, from Colorado and Kansas.
Dr. Brooke Skowronski, D.C.
Logan University, College of Chiropractic
Dr. Brooke Skowronski earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic and Masters of Science in Sports Science and Rehabilitation from Logan University in St. Louis, Missouri in 2016. She also completed a bachelors of Human Biology from Logan University making the Dean's list during multiple trimesters. She came to Logan University with an Associate of Science from Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield, Illinois where she was born and raised. Growing up between Chicago and St. Louis is a tough decision for a baseball enthusiast but she is proud to tell you how much of a die hard Cub fan she is. Go Cubbies!
In addition to sports, Dr. Brooke has always been focused on good health and wellness as she religiously works out and loves to cook healthy. She believes that allowing people to live their lives to the fullest potential is what drew her to Chiropractic many years ago. She enjoys all aspects of family practice especially the treatment of children, athletes and pregnant women. Adjusting techniques she has studied and practiced include: Diversified, Thompson drop, Cox flexion distraction and Active Release technique (ART). She earned here ART certification in Santa Clara, CA in 2015.
After graduation, Dr. Skowronski moved to the Tucson area to begin her career and live closer to her grandparents. She enjoys spending time outdoors and lounging around the home with her dog Wrigley (named after the Cubs Wrigley Field, of course).