Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Wescott! As your North Charleston 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 - Wescott 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 North Charleston 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 North Charleston 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!
Originally from Pennsylvania, Dr Alex Thomas attended Slippery Rock University majoring in Exercise Science and playing on the men’s rugby team, working and volunteering at an equine-assisted therapeutic recreation center. Dr Alex is also an alumnus of highly acclaimed Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC. During his time as a student and chiropractic intern at Sherman College Alex was active in giving back to his community by volunteering with the Knights of Columbus when he wasn't competing in rodeos throughout the state of SC. When he isn't busy serving patients at The Joint, Dr Alex enjoys spending his free time surfing, working out or entertaining his passion as an automotive enthusiast.
Dr. David M Smith has practiced Chiropractic for over 33 years. He graduated from Sherman College of Chiropractic in 1985. Before joining the staff at the Joint, Dr. Smith practiced in Sterling Heights, Michigan his first 8 years of practice and has practiced in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina for the past 25 years.
Dr. Smith also served as an Adjunct Professor at Virginia College for 7 years. He taught Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Pathophysiology, and Medical Law and Ethics. He is a past President of the Board of Directors for East Cooper Community Outreach in Mt. Pleasant, a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Skills for success course, and an accomplished Toastmaster.
Dr. Smith is married to his wife Melanie and has three children, 2 boys and a girl. He is a member of Seacoast Church and in his free time enjoys exercise, going to concerts and collecting old baseball cards. He is also an avid fan of all Detroit sports and Michigan Football.
Dr. David Vazquez has been practicing chiropractic since 2017. He graduated from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC and moved to the Los Angeles area to begin practicing. Dr. Vazquez opened his own practice and also worked part-time for The Joint Chiropractic clinics in Brea, Downey and South Gate clinics in the LA area. Originally from Puerto Rico, he studied music at the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico and plays drums and percussion instruments.
As a child growing up, Dr. David experienced health challenges that were not resolving with traditional medical treatments and his parents opted to try chiropractic. That became his inspiration to become a Chiropractic Physician.
"I became a Chiropractor because of you. I’m here because there are people out there who need help, who have tried everything but nothing has worked for them and now they feel hopeless. Just like I was 20 years ago when my parents tried everything to help me with no positive results. Today I can say that chiropractic changed my life and I know it can change yours! I’m here to help you, to give you hope, to remind you that you are powerful, that you are unique and that you are loved!"
Dr. Vazquez bought a house and moved to Summerville in July 2021 with his beautiful wife Evie where they live closer to family and are excited about exploring all that the Charleston area has to offer.
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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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