The Joint Chiropractic

The Joint Chiropractic - McDowell Mountain Ranch

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The Joint Chiropractic - Scottsdale, Arizona

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - McDowell Mountain Ranch! As your Scottsdale 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 Scottsdale 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 - McDowell Mountain Ranch 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 Scottsdale 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 Scottsdale 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. Tom Nienstedt, D.C. is a Chiropractor at McDowell Mountain Ranch

Dr. Nienstedt was born in Phoenix and raised in Spokane and Seattle, Washington. He returned with his family to Arizona in 2003, moving to Chandler in order to be closer to family.

He met his wife, Nancy, while at Brigham Young University and they were married in 1992. Each of his four children was born in different states, Christian in Utah, Olivia in Oregon, Kathryn in Washington, and Isabelle in Arizona. They are definitely happy to be settled here in beautiful Arizona.

Dr. Nienstedt graduated with a bachelors of science degree from Brigham Young University in 1997 and went on to Chiropractic School at the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon. He graduated in 2001. Over the past sixteen years of clinical practice, he has also become certified to perform acupuncture by the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture and has earned a masters degree in human nutrition from the University of Bridgeport. In addition, he has also been a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

His personal interests include spending quality time with family, exercise, reading, exploring various cultural cuisines and keeping up with the current literature on health, fitness, and weight loss.

Dr. Tanya Averill, D.C. is a Chiropractor at McDowell Mountain Ranch

“Dr. Tanya” as she is affectionately called by her patients is a board certified chiropractor and licensed in the state of Arizona. Her interest in healing without dependency on drugs or surgery led her to study chiropractic and other types of natural health care. She graduated in 1999 with her doctorate of chiropractic and bachelor of science degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN.

Dr. Tanya has a personal reason why she became a chiropractor. She was a Saskatchewan Provincial Gymnastics champion and had many chronic injuries. She had a great Chiropractor that she saw on a regular basis to enhance her performance and treat her many injuries. She found a huge benefit to being adjusted and realized this was her life passion – to help others as her chiropractor had helped her.

For manipulating joints, she uses Diversified Adjusting, Activator, and mobilization techniques, as well as myofascial release techniques and trigger point therapy.

Dr. Tanya considers herself very blessed. She has had great experience and has had the pleasure of working on professional and olympic athletes. She loves her career and it shows.

Dr. Ali Hatem, D.C. is a Chiropractor at McDowell Mountain Ranch

Dr. Ali Hatem was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. He made his way out west in 2012 where he studied and graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in San Jose, California in 2015. Currently living and practicing in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Dr. Ali Hatem encompasses an effective and dependable approach to diversified treatment. His concentration is on getting patients feeling their very best. He has experience working with athletes and non-athletes alike, ranging from babies to elderly. "It is a gift when patients give us the opportunity to positively change their lives on a daily basis," Dr. Hatem states.

Some of his personal interests include sports, cars, working out, and continually understanding the value of how important each individual is.

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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. ConsumerReports.org; July 2011.

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