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The Joint Chiropractic - Tempe Marketplace

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The Joint Chiropractic - Tempe, Arizona

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Tempe Marketplace! As your Tempe 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 Tempe 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 - Tempe Marketplace 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 Tempe 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 Tempe 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. Peter Hughes, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Tempe Marketplace

Dr. Peter Hughes, D.C. was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. Dr. Hughes has an extensive background in athletic therapy, rehabilitation and personal training services. In fact, he is the former Captain of the Canadian National Rugby Team and played in two world tournaments. He also played as a member of the Life University Hockey Team when they won the ACHA Championship for three consecutive years.

From his experiences on and off the field, Dr. Hughes found the best relief for his aches and pains in chiropractic care. Dr. Hughes holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education along with a Master of Science Degree in Exercise and Sports Science. In 1999 he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Marietta, GA in 1999. He has also earned a Diploma of Sports Injury Management from Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario, Canada and has been awarded a Strength and Conditioning Certificate by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). As a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), Peter is also a member of the National Athletic Trainer's Association (NATA).

He combines an extensive education with a vast amount of practical experience and expertise in providing a unique biomechanical approach to chiropractic. With his knowledge in adjusting patients of all ages, Dr. Hughes has become accustomed to tailoring his adjustments to the individual and their ailments and symptoms. Dr. Hughes is able to treat sports injuries, pregnant women, infants, those suffering from migraines, neck pain, lower back pain, sciatica pain and several others.

Dr. Gerard Hefferon, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Tempe Marketplace

Dr. Gerard Hefferon joined The Joint Chiropractic’s team of local healthcare providers in 2022 when he began serving Tempe area residents doing the work he finds so rewarding.

“The thing I love most about being in the chiropractic field is seeing the look on patients’ faces when they realize they can be better and don’t have to hurt for the rest of their lives,” he says.

“Giving people a natural alternative to improve and enhance their lifestyle is extremely gratifying.”

Dr. Gerard, as he is known to his patients, was raised in Northern Ireland and in his spare time enjoys the gym, martial arts, reading, and writing.

He attended Anglo European College of Chiropractic, where he received his doctorate, and worked previously in the UK, including London, Derry, Norwich.

“I was first introduced to chiropractic after a car crash and was surprised to find out the education that went into it,” he says. “I enjoyed the natural and non-invasive nature of it.”

In Case You Didn’t Know

Dr. Gerard makes a point of keeping butter from grass-fed cows stocked in his refrigerator: “It brings great flavor to everything.”

If he could bring together any four people from history for the dinner party of his dreams, the doctor would send invitations to philosopher Johann von Goethe,quantum physicist John Wheeler, cosmologist Ervin Laszlo, and martial arts legend Bruce Lee. “This group would represent a variety of opinions on the nature of life and consciousness, and being our best selves.”

Dr. Gerard does volunteer work at a home for children with Downs syndrome representing all the local high schools. “I have never seen happier and more appreciative kids,” he says.

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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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