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The Joint Chiropractic

The Joint Chiropractic - Meridian

New Patient Special!

Offer valued at $39. Valid for new patients only. See clinic for chiropractor(s)' name and license info. Clinics managed and/or owned by franchisee or Prof. Corps. Restrictions may apply to Medicare eligible patients. Individual results may vary.

The Joint Chiropractic - Meridian, Idaho

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Meridian! As your Meridian 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 Meridian 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 - Meridian 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 Meridian 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 Meridian 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. Cory Hawkins, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Meridian

Dr. Cory Hawkins received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Western States Chiropractic College in 1993 and has been in private practice in Boise since that time.

Prior to his education as a chiropractor, Dr. Hawkins was certified as a Massage Therapist and worked in both the health club environment as well as with chiropractic patients. Dr. Hawkins has also been privileged to provide care to participants of the Race to Robie Creek, NCAA Track Tournament and the Los Angeles Marathon.

Believing that your body has amazing capabilities of healing itself, and that, along with chiropractic, proper nutrition plays an important role in supporting your body's health, Dr. Hawkins has done additional post-graduate studies in proper nutrition. Dr. Hawkins works with patients to provide a health care protocol individualized to meet each patient's needs.

Prior to receiving his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, Dr. Cory Hawkins had a professional career in dance. During his career he has had the opportunity to teach master dance classes around the country. He has taught dance at Elevated Dance Project. In addition to his full-time practice, Dr. Hawkins has donated his services in the past as the Company Chiropractor for Idaho Dance Theatre. He enjoys the combination of providing health care for and working with dancers.

Dr. Hawkins has been married for 32 years and is the father of three sons. He and his wife are active in the Boise community.

Dr. Shawn Allen, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Meridian

Dr. Allen graduated from Western States Chiropractic College (now known as The University of Western States) in Portland Oregon. He has had life long association with chiropractic from the time he was in high school and was treated by a chiropractor for a football injury. After high school he joined the Oregon Air National Guard as a full time guardsman. He worked there for 8 years before moving to Arizona to work at Boeing in Mesa. However, he decided that his real desire was to become a chiropractor so he and his family moved back to Oregon to complete his degree, only to return to Arizona after graduation.

Dr. Mark Colafranceschi, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Meridian

Dr. Mark Colafranceschi is a graduate from the National College of Chiropractic. He is Board Certified by both the Canadian Board Of Chiropractic Examiners and the United States Board Of Chiropractic Examiners. Dr. Colafranceschi’s additional certifications in Applied Kinesiology and Neuro-Emotional Technique was the foundation of his practice in Kansas City. He has worked with the Kansas City Chiefs professional football organization where he observed the impact that food, weight and physical trauma has on the human body. His observations guided him on his quest to create a program that will allow each of us to make choices that will enhance our personal well being.

His move West to Boise and finally the scenic mountain community of McCall, Idaho was driven by his search for and commitment to the Mind/Body Connection as the basis of true patient healing and recovery. Dr Colafranceschi’s extensive study and use of functional food, along with clinical nutrition (whole food supplements), minerals, and enzymes has provided countless patients with the lasting results they seek when other treatments fail. Dr. Colafranceschi’s additional studies Homeopathic Medicine, Herbal Medicine, Allergy and Intolerance Identification and Neutralization, Relaxation, Meditation, Yoga and Guided Imagery Techniques provides patients with a broad foundation of knowledge tools to draws from and achieve the desired results.

Dr. Colafranceschi has developed and utilizes a unique and effective twenty course education series for patient education and recovery. The degree of success for patient recovery is directly related to the patient’s commitment to accessing this series. Along with their seminar series, individual counseling with Dr. Colafranceschi on food choices, lifestyle, rest, relaxation, breathing, proper movement, supportive care, and the mental/emotional aspect of health, the mind /body connection, provides patients with lasting results as they reach their true potential is healing and wellness.

As a frequent keynote speaker, Dr. Colafranceschi’s expertise, success and unwavering commitment to nutrition and the fundamental principles of the Mind/Body Connection, is sought to educate, motivate and provide hope through his innovative approach to health care.

Dr Colafranceschi is an avid hiker, mountain bike, enjoys paddle boarding. Playing hockey, Pickle Ball, gardening and writing.

Dr. Barry Oglesbee, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Meridian

Dr. Oglesbee received his doctorate degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa, in 1995. He is an Alumni member of the Alpha chapter, on the Board of Directors the Delta Sigma Chi international chiropractic fraternity Grand Council.

Prior to his chiropractic college training, he served as active duty US Navy for 7 years as a nuclear propulsion plant operator/electrician on the submarines USS George C. Marshall, and USS Pasadena in the 1980’s, at the rank of First Class Petty Officer (E-6).

He also holds a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of the State of New York, in Albany, New York, and a Masters of Theology degree from the America Bible Institute, Olive Branch Mississippi.

He is an ordained minister. Dr. Oglesbee and his wife Gail, a 30 year veteran ER nurse, have been married for 17 years.

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.
Adult
$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

Packages

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
$189.00
Cost per visit less than $32
19% savings vs. single visit rate
10 Visits
$269.00
Cost per visit less than $27
31% savings vs. single visit rate
20 Visits
$429.00
Cost per visit less than $22
45% savings vs. single visit rate

Single Visits

$39.00
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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$ 29 * Initial Visit Includes consultation, exam & adjustment

Offer valued at $39. Valid for new patients only. See clinic for chiropractor(s)' name and license info. Clinics managed and/or owned by franchisee or Prof. Corps. Restrictions may apply to Medicare eligible patients. Individual results may vary.