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The Joint Chiropractic - Barton Springs

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The Joint Chiropractic - Austin, Texas

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Barton Springs! As your Austin 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 Austin 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 - Barton 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 Austin 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 Austin 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. Kristin Weikel, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Barton Springs

Dr. Kristin Weikel, licensed Chiropractor and Certified Exercise Physiologist, is passionate about spreading the truth about theinborn potential we all have inside ourselves and how, through chiropractic care, we can live to our fullest potential.

Born and raised in San Antonio, Dr. Weikel was subject to acute episodes of childhood neck pain. Having not been exposed to chiropractic care growing up, she believes “chiropractic found me”.

With her passion for fitness and her belief in the body’s ability to heal itself, Dr. Weikel specializes in gentle and effective patient-centered chiropractic care. Her areas of expertise include: traditional and low-force adjustments to the spine and extremities, neurokinetic therapy, manual and instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization, functional and kinesiotaping, scar release, sinus relief, pre/perinatal care, and pediatrics.

Dr. Samantha Ramos, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Barton Springs

Dr. Samantha Ramos was born and raised in Brownsville, Texas in the Rio Grande Valley. She attended the University of Texas at Austin and earned a Bachelors in Exercise Science. After completing internships in physical therapy and chiropractic, she decided to pursue a degree in Chiropractic. Dr. Ramos attended the University of Western States in Portland, OR where she received degrees in Doctor of Chiropractic and a Master’s in Sports Medicine. After practicing in Katy, Texas, she has returned to the Austin area.

Dr. Ramos enjoys treating patients of all walks of life! Her focus is to help others improve the quality of life and on preventative care. She is a huge advocate of rehabilitation, and firmly believes that a patient’s rehab plays a big role in their overall health, recovery and wellness.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones and her dogs. You can find her on hiking trails, paddle boarding, at the beach or stuffing her face with yummy food!

Dr. Hope McLaughlin, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Barton Springs

Dr. Hope McLoughlin is a Doctor of Chiropractic and Registered Yoga Teacher who believes strongly in the power of the human body to heal. Under the right circumstances and with the right support, including regular chiropractic care, the body will function optimally just as it was designed to.

Dr. Hope studied Accounting at Trinity University in San Antonio, TX before graduating with highest academic honors from Life Chiropractic College West as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 2020. While in graduate school, she was involved in the school newspaper and held leadership positions with a number of on-campus clubs including Bio-Geometric Integration (BGI). BGI is a radical “tonal” approach that understands why the body holds onto tension patterns and how to release this tension while creating ease and receptivity in the body.

The yoga philosophy and physical asana practices, along with regular chiropractic care, have supported Dr. Hope’s healing journey and embodiment of her fullest radiance, which she hopes you’ll experience on her adjusting table. Find her teaching and taking yoga classes in the Austin area!

When she’s not serving patients at The Joint or practicing yoga (Kundalini, Hatha, and Vinyasa primarily), then Dr. Hope likes to spend as much time in the outdoors as she can. Give her a wave if you see her enjoying Texas’ plentiful sunshine at Zilker park!

Dr. Claudia Zavala, D.C. is a Chiropractor at Barton Springs

Dr. Claudia Zavala is a Texas native born and raised in Corpus Christi, TX. She attended Texas A&M Corpus Christi where she earned a bachelors in Athletic Training. Dr. Zavala saw how chiropractic care amplified the athletes health and performance which sparked her interest in a chiropractic career.

Dr. Zavala believes the body is capable of being a resilient machine when given the proper care. She believes the best thing about chiropractic is how holistic and natural the care is, that compliments the body's already amazing healing abilities. She loves educating patients on proper body mechanics, ergonomics, muscular imbalances and nutrition. She has a passion for athletics and loves helping patients stay active.

Outside of the office you can catch Dr. Zavala jogging at Towne Lake. She loves being outdoors, exploring hiking trails, swimming, biking and paddle boarding. She is a foodie at heart so please share all Austin's best kept secrets!

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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.
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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