Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Southpoint! As your Durham 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.
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 - Southpoint 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 Durham is your perfect destination for pain relief and preventative care:
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.
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:
So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our Durham 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!
Dr. Alvarez grew up in Colombia, South America. He has had a passion for health care for as long as he’s been alive. He first graduated at the age of twenty from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. He worked for a little over three years as a critical care nurse in the ICU and the ER in his hometown. This kind of experience helped Dr. Alvarez become the excellent man and chiropractor that he is today. It also means that he knows how to stay calm in the tensest and most time sensitive situations possible, so you can trust him to have a steady hand and take the best care of your chiropractic needs. He won’t ever lose his cool under pressure, and you can rest assured that he’ll take the very best care of every patient he has! It all goes back to that passion for healthcare and helping others, that’s what drives any good doctor to do quality work in any field, from a chiropractor to a cardiothoracic surgeon.
Later in life, his passion for health care drove him to pursue a Doctorate in Chiropractic at Sherman College in South Carolina, where he obtained his degree as of March 2018. Dr. Alvarez says that he chose the chiropractic professional path due to its focus on promoting health rather than treating disease. The best treatment for any condition is preventing it before it can happen. While much of a chiropractor's time is spent treating problems such as back pain, shoulder pain and many other common problems, the primary focus is always improving and promoting an individual's overall health. We love being able to take a healthy person and fortify the efforts they’re making in their life. Our goal is always to use non-invasive treatments to better your health, in the end that’s the best thing you can do for yourself. Regular chiropractic evaluation and adjustment can help keep you healthy for a very long time to come! The value of living a healthy lifestyle can’t be understated or undervalued. Dr. Alvarez is all about promoting better health in any area of your life that you can. Dr. Alvarez loves living and working in the Durham Southpoint area. He also enjoys a good book, jogging on the greenway and drinking black coffee in the mornings. His favorite quote is credited to man by the name of Kahlil Gibran, “To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved but at what he aspires to.” As you can tell, Dr. Alvarez is always aspiring to make himself both a better chiropractor doctor and a better person as to him they go hand in hand.
Dr. Alvarez has become a patient favorite in our Durham NC The Joint Chiropractic location since the day he arrived. Always friendly and with an easy going smile on his face, Dr. Alvarez welcomes all types of patients to walk-in and feel the results that chiropractic treatments which can bring to so many relief, recovery, and overall wellness. If you’ve never given chiropractic care a chance and you’re just tired of feeling the same way every day, it might be time for you to give it a shot. The Joint Chiropractic in Durham NC is located near Southpoint Mall close to Target and Homegoods. Dr. Alvarez looks forward to seeing you in the Durham Joint office soon!
For Dr. Tyler Ledford, chiropractic care is a passion that was waiting for the right time to manifest. His burning desire to be a chiropractor didn't show up until age 22 when he got involved in an incident that resulted in his first adjustment. At this point, Dr. Ledford discovered chiropractic was real, and he immediately thought of how he could use it to give millions of patients a life they had always wanted. This led Tyler to pursue a career in delivering chiropractic care, and he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in 2017.
He also holds an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and physiology from Appalachian State University.
Multi-Faceted Medical Training.
Dr. Ledford’s love for learning is second to none. It was this burning desire to know more that led him to study chiropractic, but it didn't end there. He still went on to specialize his study in different areas like public health, wellness, and kinesiology.
Dr. Ledford believes in the power of knowledge and is open to know more...this makes him different from other chiropractors in Durham, NC and beyond. The good thing about Dr. Ledford’s knowledge base is his ability to detect issues in other parts of the body and its cure. Dr. Ledford can help you walk through any health problem asides chiropractic, his medical training has given him the ability to help people naturally on a daily basis.
Non-Invasive Pain Relief.
Natural/non-invasive treatment is what Dr. Ledford lives for. His medical practice focuses more in using exercise and fitness, physical therapy, nutrition, and non-surgical method for the relief and treatment of body pains.
He has been using this natural method since his chiropractic workdays in North Raleigh, Garner, and Chapel Hill. Now, he is using the same method at The Joint Chiropractic in Durham, NC.
Surgery is a NO-NO for Dr. Leford due to unforeseen consequences in the long run. "Chiropractic care can cure any minor/critical health condition"-Dr. Ledford says.
Dr. Tyler Ledford - A Key Staff Of The Joint Chiropractic
He joined The Joint chiropractic Durham, NC in 2020, and he hasn't failed in carrying out his duties diligently as one of our chiropractors. Dr. Ledford’s interest in the chiropractic field has led him to work in 3 different cities where he helps and connects with new people daily.
Dr. Tyler Ledford was born and raised in Hendersonville, North Carolina. He has a spouse Lisa, with no kids or pets yet. During his spare time, he enjoys running, hiking, traveling, playing golf, reading, spending time with his family and friends, and trying new things. He also loves coconut water and likes to make all his smoothies with it. With so many activities and opportunities in Durham, NC. he gets to hear all that's taking place in the Durham community.
Tyler also stated his interest in having a perfect dinner party with these brilliant, innovative and strong minds: George Washington, Nikola Telsa, D.D. Palmer, and Tony Robbins .
Dr. Tyler currently resides in Durham city just where his current The Joint Chiropractic office is located.
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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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