The Joint Chiropractic

The Joint Chiropractic - Des Peres

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The Joint Chiropractic - Des Peres, Missouri

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Des Peres! As your Des Peres 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 Des Peres 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 - Des Peres 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 Des Peres 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 Des Peres 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 Rhodes, D.C. is a Chiropractic at Des Peres

Dr. Rhodes has practiced Chiropractic in Illinois and Missouri for the past seventeen years. He was the team sports physician for a high school football team in Illinois and the team Chiropractor for the professional indoor soccer team in St. Louis. He brings years of knowledge and experience in spinal wellness, nutrition, sports injury treatment and prevention, and exercise. He enjoys speaking and teaching on spinal health, nutrition, and exercise. Dr. Rhodes enjoys cycling, hiking, researching health related topics, reading and playing tennis.

Dr. Robyn Klepko, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Des Peres

Dr. Robyn Klepko became part of The Joint Chiropractic team in 2017 when she became the local chiropractor for Des Peres. She received her bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Brigham Young University, and her doctorate of chiropractic from Logan University; she also earned masters degrees in nutrition and human performance.

Dr. Robyn, as she prefers to be called, is excited every day to be part of the chiropractic field. “I love that chiropractic not only gets you out of pain, but also helps you live optimally and achieve your health and fitness goals,” she says.

“The other thing I love is being around people who are positive, proactive, and care about their health.”

Dr. Robyn grew up in St. George, Utah, so it’s not surprising that she loves the outdoors the way that she does. She says she craves “anything active” and includes triathlons, running, working out at the gym, and training to compete in powerlifting among her favorite pastimes. She also teaches yoga, Pilates and spin class.

She and her husband Ryan, who is also in the chiropractic field, have a 140-pound French mastiff named Bleu.

Dr. Robyn was inspired by Thomas Edison to follow the chiropractic path. “I came across this quote when looking into chiropractic from Edison that says, ‘The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease,’” she says. “I knew at that moment that’s exactly what I’ve been looking for and what I wanted to do.”

Working at the Des Peres clinic is a real experience,” Dr. Robyn says: “I work with a real comedian, and all who meet Dr. Jim Rhodes know what I mean. It is a very positive and uplifting environment.”

In Case You Didn’t Know

Dr. Robyn says the one thing she must have on-hand in her refrigerator is fresh lemon juice. “I drink it every morning for all the health benefits,” she says.

The coolest thing Dr. Robyn has done is running across the finishing line of an Ironman triathlon. That, she says, “or stepping on stage competing in bodybuilding because of the work it took to get there and the feeling of accomplishment.

Dr. Toni M. Puzzo, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Des Peres

Dr. Toni Puzzo joined The Joint Chiropractic in 2017 and became the local chiropractor for Des Peres. A graduate of University of Evansville, she received bachelor’s degrees in biology and chemistry before getting a doctorate of chiropractic from Logan University.

A product of the St. Louis area -- she grew up in south county -- Dr. Toni considers herself a servant of the people. “I got into chiropractic to help people naturally, and it still holds true today,” she says. “I love meeting new people every day and seeing them overcome pain and other health obstacles.”

When she’s not helping others, Dr. Toni enjoys playing softball, working out and being with family and friends.

She says she pursued chiropractic after initially charting a course toward general medicine. “I got accepted into medical school,” Dr. Toni explains. “However, the more research I did into becoming a medical doctor made me believe that a healthier, more natural physician would be for me.”

She loves working at Des Peres and feels right at home. “My co-workers rock and the patients are very welcoming,” she says.

In Case You Didn’t Know

Dr. Toni says she always keeps eggs in her refrigerator because it’s one of the key ingredients on her favorite sandwich, which she has every day. “Believe it or not, my favorite sandwich is one piece of wheat toast, crunchy peanut butter, and a warm egg white,” she says. “It’s delicious.”

If Dr. Toni could have a dream dinner with anyone, it would be a night out with the girls -- and Sylvester Stallone. She would include singer Kelly Clarkson, and Olympic softball players Dr. Dot Richardson, who was captain on two gold-medal winning teams, and Jessica Mendoza, who won a gold medal and is a baseball analyst for ESPN.

It’s not surprising that Dr. Toni would invite a couple of softball players to dinner. She was invited to try out for the 2000 Olympic softball team. “It was incredible seeing and meeting so many players that I looked up to as a child,” she says.

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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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