About Athens Chiropractic Healthcare


Working Together

Dr. Joel Groft’s vision and mission for Athens Chiropractic Healthcare is to provide the Athens area community with a conservative health care option.

Athens ChiropracticeWe focus not only on the patient’s health care problems, but on how the patient and doctor can work together to help the patient reach their health care goals and live a life of general well being.

Athens Chiropractic Healthcare is a general family practice that combines spinal manipulation with muscular therapy, rehabilitation and preventative methods.  We work closely with the patient to ensure continued growth towards a healthy lifestyle.

Common Sport Related or  Non-spinal Injuries

Additionally, we often treat sport-related injuries and/or extremity injuries.

Common non-spinal injuries that are successfully treated include, but are not limited to:

  • Rotator cuff strains
  • Shoulder Bursitis
  • Plantar Facetious
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Mild tears in the Hamstring
  • Carpal tunnel syndromes
  • Shoulder impingement syndrome
  • Wrist sprains
  • Rib injuries
  • Knee sprains
  • Ankle sprains
  • Muscle pulls
  • Elbow injuries (little leaguer’s, golfer’s and tennis elbow)

Athens Chiropractic Health Philosophy

Chronic back pain or neck pain does not generally occur overnight, unless caused by an injury or accident. And — it generally is not resolved overnight either. Gentle, persuasive treatment is the key to long-term recovery and relief.

Chiropractic care, by nature, is non-invasive and drug-free. Yet it IS a science that relies on manipulating the subtle intricacies and interactions of the nervous system with the physiological framework of your body.

Chiropractic care is the art of identifying the root cause of the pain and molding the outcome.

Chiropractic care takes time.

Dr. Groft

Dr Groft is a scientist, an educator and a fitness enthusiast who believes in chiropractic healthcare. He cares about the well-being of his patients and innately understands the science of back and neck pain relief and long-term recovery.

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