Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Woodlake Square! As your local Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston 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. James Zuniga, DC
Texas Chiropractic College
At a young age, Dr. James Zuniga displayed many of the fine qualities that encompass his character such as passion, love, dedication, hard work, and perseverance. Having grown up in a family of professionals, his dad a medical doctorand his mom a psychologist, Dr. Zuniga knew that one of the most humble service professions he could strive to serve in was in health care. Always striving to reach new levels of success, Dr. Zuniga graduated near the top of his class at every level of his education. As an alumnus of Klein Forest High School in Houston, Texas, Dr. Zuniga attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, where he obtained his B.S. in Biology and Chemistry. Thereafter, Dr. Zuniga further expanded his education by obtaining his Doctorate at Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) in Pasadena, Texas. Dr. Zuniga has served his community through various programs he was selected for at TCC such as: El Centro de Corazon Eastwood Clinic, Rice Athletic Department, UH-Clear Lake Health Clinic, and The Bridge Over troubled waters battered women shelter. Dr. Zuniga has prior experience in serving his community as a former firefighter. Now at The Joint Woodlake, Dr. Zuniga continues his community involvement through humble servitude always looking to go the extra step for his patients also serving them as a fluent Spanish speaker. During his leisure time, Dr. Zuniga enjoys running marathons, playing the saxophone and drums, sky diving, kayaking, fishing, and staying active with his family. “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” Michelangelo
Dr. Walter Cook, D.C.
Texas Chiropractic College
Years Practicing: 30
A Houston area native and devoted father, Doctor Walter Cook D.C. is a proud Texan and feels privileged to serve as your chiropractor of choice. Doctor Cook was introduced to chiropractic by a fellow church member in a quite casual way, as this soon to be chiropractic peer felt Walter had all the attributes necessary to help those in need of chiropractic care.
After touring several chiropractic offices and seeing the holistic, non-invasive methods in leveraging the body’s natural abilities to heal, recover and remain optimally functional, Doctor Cook shared the belief of his friend and chose to pursue a career in chiropractic. He then went on to attain his required sciences degree and eventually graduate from Texas Chiropractic College in December of 1986.
His successes and abilities caught special attention during this time as he was selected to partake in additional training and education through the motion palpation institute where he acquired more advanced techniques in spinal and extremity manipulation order to be proficient in his chosen profession. Call and schedule an appointment to see Doctor Cook at either the Woodlake Square or Memorial at Kirkwood clinic today.