The Joint Chiropractic

The Joint Chiropractic - Desert Ridge

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The Joint Chiropractic - Phoenix, Arizona

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Desert Ridge! As your Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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 - Desert Ridge 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 Phoenix 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
  • Chronic Injuries
  • And More!

So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our Phoenix 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. Damian Clarke, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Desert Ridge

Dr. Clarke grew up in Alberta, Canada where he attended Mount Royal College. From an early age he had a strong interest in health, exercise and a desire to help others to achieve a better quality of life. Dr. Clarke graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic (East) in 2001 and soon began practicing in first Phoenix and then Tucson, AZ. After several years of chiropractic practice in Arizona, Dr. Clarke moved to Colorado where he began working for The Joint Chiropractic.

"I love the concept of the Joint. A place where a person, at their convenience can receive great Chiropractic care and not feel the hit to their pocket book."

After several cold winters and shoveling snow he and his wife returned to the warmth of the valley. He brings to the Desert Ridge/Legacy Village location, his years of experience and wide range of Chiropractic techniques.

Greetings! I'm Dr. Josh, a seasoned chiropractor with a passion for transforming lives through exceptional care. With over 15 years of experience in the field, I've had the privilege of bringing relief and joy to countless individuals seeking freedom from pain. Originally from the "Go Big Red" state of Nebraska, I've made it my mission to provide the highest quality of health care to the wonderful people of Desert Ridge in Phoenix.

I obtained my chiropractic degree from the prestigious Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, TX. This invaluable education equipped me with a comprehensive understanding of the human body and the art of healing. I embarked on a journey that would shape my approach to chiropractic care and enable me to deliver outstanding results.

Prior to working at The Joint, I owned and operated a private practice where I integrated a range of medical services for over a decade. This period of my career marked a turning point—an exciting evolution driven by a burning desire to elevate the level of care I provided. Through countless hours of dedication, trial and error, and a deep commitment to my patients' well-being, I developed a system and approach that consistently delivers quality care, rapid relief, and adaptable treatment plans.

What truly fuels my passion for chiropractic care is the joy of helping others break free from their pain. There is no greater reward than witnessing the transformative impact of my treatments on the lives of my patients. I am fully dedicated to ensuring that you receive nothing less than the highest standard of care, tailored to your unique needs and goals.

When you choose me as your chiropractor, you can expect an unwavering commitment to your well-being. I am a compassionate listener, ready to hear your concerns and understand your specific challenges. Your journey to optimal health and vitality is a partnership, and I am here to guide you every step of the way.

Within my approach, you'll discover an environment built on trust, respect, and genuine care. Together, we will create a personalized treatment plan that not only provides relief but also empowers you to embrace long-lasting change. As your progress unfolds, I will adapt and refine your treatment, ensuring that it aligns with your evolving needs and goals.

Your health and happiness matter to me, and I'm honored to be a part of your wellness journey. Experience the transformative power of chiropractic care with me, Dr. Josh. I'm on a mission to rescue backs from the clutches of discomfort, one spine at a time. Consider me the superhero of the skeletal system, here to save the world from bad posture and aching backs. With my mighty adjustments, I'm combating the evil forces of misalignment and restoring balance to the universe, one "crack" at a time!

Dr. Benjamin J. Howey is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic with a Masters degree in Sports Medicine who graduated with honors from the University of Western States.

Dr. Howey was a sprinter in high school and continued his athletics as a nationally qualified powerlifter, competing regularly. He has worked with numerous high school and college sports medicine departments, and provided care at semi-professional and professional events including AVP's largest outdoor beach volleyball tournament.

Dr. Howey practices as a sports chiropractic physician with a diversified and comprehensive treatment approach working with athletes and non-athletes. Dr. Howey is passionate about injury prevention, active rehabilitation, and sports performance enhancement. When not at work, Dr. Howey spends his time with his wife and daughter exploring and adventuring around the country or at the gym, his happy place.

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This clinic is owned and operated by MAC Health Group, LLC
Did You Know?

93% of patients who saw a chiropractor in the past year for neck or back pain say their chiropractor listened to them and provided convenient access to care. 1

1 Gallup-Palmer College. Managing Neck and Back Pain in America. Palmer.edu; 2018.

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