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The Joint Chiropractic - Gateway Crossing

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The Joint Chiropractic - Avondale, Arizona

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Gateway Crossing! As your Avondale chiropractor dedicated to family chiropractic and spine health, we invite you to join the millions of Americans who have not only found relief from lower back pain, sciatica pain, and migraines, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare.

How can chiropractors at The Joint Chiropractic in Avondale help you?

Whether you have seen a chiropractor in the past or are seeking a local chiropractor near you for the first time, expect your visit to The Joint Chiropractic - Gateway Crossing to be different from any healthcare experience you've had before. Perhaps even life-changing.

Here are a few reasons why The Joint Chiropractic in Avondale is your perfect destination for pain relief and preventative care:

  • Conveniently Located
  • Open Nights & Weekends
  • No Appointments Required
  • No Insurance Hassles, Requirements or Copays
  • Quality Chiropractic Care by Licensed Professionals
  • Affordable Personalized Care Plans

As you can see, chiropractic care provided by the licensed chiropractors at The Joint offers you and your family an affordable, convenient and accessible solution like no other.

How can routine chiropractic care help improve your quality of life?

Through manual manipulation of the spine delivered to the highest standards by licensed chiropractors, chiropractic care works to restore and maintain proper communication from your brain to your body by relieving what chiropractors refer to as a subluxation, or a misalignment, of the spine. Restoring proper alignment to the spine can assist with pain relief and prevention of:

  • Lower Back Pain
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Migraine and Tension Headaches
  • Shoulder Pain and Elbow Pain
  • Knee, Foot and Ankle Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Injuries
  • And More!

So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our Avondale chiropractic office today to learn more about how you could improve your overall health and well-being. And remember, you never need an appointment to visit, so stop in when it is convenient for you. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Meet The Doctors

Dr. Scot Bennick, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Gateway Crossing

Dr Scot Bennick is passionate about health and wellness. Unable to continue his mechanical engineering studies in college due to back pain and migraine headaches, "Dr Scot" regained his health (and life) with chiropractic care. While studying at Parker College, Dr Scot learned over a dozen healing modalities. He has been practicing in Sedona since 2000, Dr Scot is happy to be part of The Joint team.

Dr. Scott Griffin, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Gateway Crossing

Dr. Scott Griffin received his undergraduate degree in human anatomy and biology from the University of Southern Colorado. During this time he also received his license as a massage therapist from the Colorado Springs Academy of Therapeutic Massage before proceeding to Parker College to become a Doctor of Chiropractic in 2000.

Following graduation Dr. Griffin opened a clinic in Canon City, CO educating and treating patients with joint and soft tissue injuries. In 2004 he moved to Arizona to establish a practice within a fitness and wellness center catering to elite athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and the average weekend warrior.

Growing up as a competitive athlete mainly playing junior hockey, Dr. Griffin experienced the benefits of chiropractic care and the importance of maintaining spinal and joint health to continue competing at high level.

Dr. Griffin, recently joined the Joint in Avondale bringing a wealth of experience in helping people reach their health goals through Chiropractic. He offers a variety of techniques to include the following: Diversified, Thompson drop, Activator methods, ART, SOT, and extremity adjusting.

When not seeing patients, Dr. Griffin is relaxing on the golf course, playing in poker tournaments, or hanging with his wife, Gina, and their dog Zoey.

Dr. James Howe, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Gateway Crossing

James Howe, D.C was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona.  He graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in May of 1975.  He attended Palmer Collage of Chiropractic Iowa graduating in December of 1985.

He was in private practice in Tempe, Arizona for four years.  He then worked at various locations in the valley for the next 30 years.

Dr. Howe joined The Joint Chiropractic in August of 2020 at the Gateway Crossing location. The best part of being a chiropractor is helping people realize their best health potential.

Dr. Howe and his wife, Karen have been married for over 24 years.  They have two daughters, a son and five grandchildren. They also have a West Highland Terrier, Duffy, that is full of ‘westitude’. His hobbies include singing with his wife and playing percussion.

Dr. Stephanie Farwig, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Gateway Crossing

Stephanie Farwig, D.C. was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. She received her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in December 2016 from Lindenwood University, located in St. Charles, MO. She then continued her education at Logan University where she graduated with her Master of Science in Sport Science and Rehabilitation in December 2019 and her Doctor of Chiropractic in April 2020.

Dr. Farwig, and her husband, Dustin, decided to move to Chandler, AZ following graduation in order for her to begin her career as a chiropractor. She began working at the Joint in June 2020.

Dr. Farwig believes the best thing about being a chiropractor is being able to treat musculoskeletal issues with a more conservative approach and being able to help people get out of pain so they can get back to living their lives.

When Dr. Farwig is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their puppy, Luna.

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Wellness Plans

Receive up to 4 visits per month.
Best choice and lowest cost per visit, for patients who visit more than 2 times per month. Typically best aligned with Doctor’s Treatment Plan.
$69.00 / Month
Additional visits just $10
Cost per visit less than $18
55% savings vs. single visit rate
Youth (17 and Under)
$39.00 / Month
Additional visits just $10
Cost per visit less than $10
75% savings vs. single visit rate


Fixed number of visits. Expire after 12 months.
Unable to commit to regular visits? Packages offer flexibility for patients who expect to visit on average 2 times or less per month.
6 Visits
Cost per visit less than $32
19% savings vs. single visit rate
10 Visits
Cost per visit less than $27
31% savings vs. single visit rate
20 Visits
Cost per visit less than $22
45% savings vs. single visit rate

Single Visits

Our single visit is an affordable and flexible option.

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Did You Know?

In a recent Consumer Reports study, chiropractic outperformed prescription medication, deep-tissue massage, yoga, pilates, and over-the-counter medication therapies, in treating back pain. 1

1 Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center. Back-Pain Treatments.; July 2011.

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