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The Joint Chiropractic - Colorado Springs

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The Joint Chiropractic - Colorado Springs, Colorado

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Colorado Springs! As your Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs 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 - Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs 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. James Ploutz, DC joined The Joint Chiropractic of Colorado Springs in May 2018 and has been assigned to the Colorado Springs clinic since he started. He prefers to go by Dr. Jim. Dr. Jim graduated from Broome Community College with a Liberal arts degree in 1991. Shortly after he attended New York College of Chiropractic and graduated in 1995 with his doctorate degree.

The thing Dr. Jim loves best about Chiropractic is the natural and safe health care he can provide without the use of drugs. He also loves having a profound impact on the health of his patients.

Dr. Jim worked as a Chiropractor in his home town of Binghamton NY. He has twenty-three years as a Chiropractor.

Dr. Jim is a big time outdoorsman and enjoys, hunting, fishing, ATVs, outdoor sports and exploring this beautiful state of Colorado.

Dr. Jim has one son who he loves to spend time with.

As a teenager Dr. Jim simply could not understand the idea of how ingesting man-made chemicals could lead to a greater expression of life. He found chiropractic to make so much more sense when it came to the concept of health. The body is self-healing and self-regulating the neurological system is the master system in charge of that self-healing and self-regulating anything that interferes with the nervous system affects the body's ability to self-regulate and self-heal. Subluxations interfere with the nervous system and therefore must be removed by the chiropractor in order to achieve the greatest expression of health.

Dr. Jim loves the simplicity of the philosophy of The Joint – focusing on the most powerful thing we can do for a patient which is the adjustment and creating an avenue for more people to be able to benefit from chiropractic care at an affordable cost.

Dr. Jim says you will always find his refrigerator stocked with food, preferably venison or elk since he is a hunter.

Dr. Ploutz loves and played baseball with aspirations of going pro. Understandably if he had to an opportunity to have dinner with any four people he admired two of them would be baseball players they would be Pete Rose and Cal Ripkin. As a Chiropractor he would also invite Dr. Patrick Gentempo D.C. as a guest and last but not least President Teddy Roosevelt.

The coolest thing ever that Dr. Jim has done is become a father “it's the coolest thing ever because the older I get the more I turn into my own father (and that's awesome).”

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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.
$79.00 / Month
Additional visits just $10
Cost per visit less than $20
49% 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 $34
14% savings vs. single visit rate
10 Visits
Cost per visit less than $29
25% savings vs. single visit rate
20 Visits
Cost per visit less than $24
39% 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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