Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Arboretum-Austin! As your local Austin 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 Austin 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 Austin 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. Donald Daniels, D.C.
National University of Health Sciences
Dr. Donald Daniels decided to become a chiropractor early in his life always preferring a natural approach to health. He had undergraduate work in the Chicago area before earning his Bachelors of Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic from National college of Health Sciences out of Lombard Illinois. He has also gone on to take graduate courses in Kinesiology lumbar disc problems posture and acute injury. Dr. Daniels has taken and passed state Licensing in Illinois California Indiana Texas and Louisiana. He has trained chiropractors and opened offices in Massachusetts, Illinois, Indiana, Tennessee, Texas, Alabama, and Maryland. Dr. Daniels is now excited to be practicing at The Joint Arboretum with Dr. Le, Dr. Maddalena and Dr. Renee in a patient friendly atmosphere with convenient hours.
Dr Thomas Kolenda
Dr. Kolenda has been serving the Austin community for over fifteen years. He raises and cares for his young daughter here. In the past few years, he has completed Austin’s Motorola Marathon and participates in 5Ks & 10K races as well as sprint triathlons. In addition to running, his hobbies include: cycling; dancing; and singing with two-time regional champions, the Austin Chord Rangers.
Dr. Chris Barras, D.C.
Years Practicing: 20
Dr. Barras decided to become a chiropractor after receiving “tremendous results as a chiropractic patient.” He completed his undergraduate degree at Lamar University in Beaumont, TX and received his doctorate in chiropractic medicine from Parker Chiropractic College in Dallas, TX. Dr. Barras has been practicing since 1996 and has worked for and with many other chiropractors. He has had a private practice in Austin for many years but enjoys working with The Joint because he can continue to focus on patient care without the hassle of third party payers. His hobbies include fishing, music, electronics, and preventive health.
Dr. Ed Fisher, D.C.
Cleveland Chiropractic College - Los Angeles
Years Practicing: 29
Dr. Ed Fisher, born in Stockton, California, attended Arizona State University on an athletic scholarship where he played football for the Sun Devils as well as coaching the freshman football team. Upon his graduation in 1972, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Health and Education, Dr. Fisher played ten years with the Houston Oilers professional football team, was a member of the every yard Earl Campbell achieved. Dr. Fisher first became involved with Chiropractic study during the football off seasons and, in 1987, graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles.
Upon successful completion of the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part One, in 1988, and the Arizona State Licensure and Physical Therapy and Traction License, Dr. Fisher entered the practice of Chiropractic. Dr. Fisher has worked with teams consisting of multi-specialty doctors including family physicians, physical therapists, pain management physicians, and message therapists. Dr. Fisher has a strong background in athletics and sports injuries.
Dr. Fisher has also successfully completed the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part Two, in 1990, and the Special Purposes Examination for Chiropractic and the Texas Board of Chiropractic Exam in 2014. He also holds Chiropractic Licenses in Arizona and Colorado. Dr. Fisher is continually updating his knowledge and expertise in Chiropractic care by attending educational seminars related to the various aspects of Chiropractic care.