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BETTER HEALTH CHIROPRACTIC ANCHORAGE

Freedom from pain with our
Top-Rated Anchorage Chiropractor

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8840 Old Seward Hwy, Suite E,
Anchorage, AK 99515

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Monday – Friday: 9AM – 7PM

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Better Health Chiropractic Anchorage has helped free more than 15,000 Alaskans from pain since 1998. Our four clinics are open until 7 PM. Let us help you alleviate your pain in the back, neck, shoulder, or sciatic nerve. We’ll find your pain and then develop a treatment plan specifically for your health needs.

Dr. Brent Wells and his team use a holistic approach to wellness that combines multiple treatments so you get the best results possible. Join us today for advanced chiropractic care, physical rehabilitation, spinal manipulation, and massage therapy.

Our Chiropractic Services

Whether you visit our chiropractors in Anchorage or Juneau, you’ll find that we are prepared to design a cutting-edge treatment program for you that incorporates elements of chiropractic care, chiropractic massage therapy, and physical rehabilitation. Click any section below to learn more about our specific chiropractic treatments.

The Alaska Back Pain Protocol

The Alaska Back Pain Protocol

The Alaska Back Pain Protocol offers a unique strategy for treating low back pain for long-term results. Chiropractic care, physical rehabilitation therapy, and massage therapy are combined to increase the effectiveness of each procedure at Better Health Chiropractic Anchorage.

Chiropractic Care and Adjustment

Chiropractic Care

Our chiropractic care services focus on correcting misalignments, relieving pressure from the vertebrae in the spine and neck, and reducing pain and inflammation. Chiropractic adjustments use gentle force to improve the flow of nutrients in the body.

Physical Rehabilitation

Physical Rehabilitation

Physical rehabilitation focuses on restoring strength, flexibility, and mobility to the affected joints and muscles. Strength building exercises and stretches are coupled with at-home and in-office therapies to help your body heal.

Physical Therapy Modalities

Physical Therapy Modalities

Our physical therapy modalities are chosen based on the needs of each patient. Ultrasounds, electric currents, and specialized traction techniques might be utilized for the best results. Our technicians are fully equipped and trained with the best therapy treatments and equipment.

Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy

Our chiropractic massage therapy service focuses on correcting misalignments, relieving pressure from vertebrae, and reducing pain and inflammation. Massage therapy at our clinic uses deep massage techniques to help the muscles and joints heal.

Spinal Decompression

Spinal decompression focuses on getting rid of back pain by gently stretching the spine. Our therapists are skilled in creating the best results without causing pain to you. This is a great way to heal your spine if you tend to sit often during the day, such as with an office job.

DRS System & Low Back Pain Treatment

DRS System & Low Back Pain Treatment

Our DRS System uses a combination of treatments to heal back pain for good. Dr. Brent Wells uses this method to alleviate back and neck pain that is caused by compression.

Our Anchorage Chiropractors

Our chiropractic doctors at Better Health Chiropractic Anchorage are attentive and highly trained. We’re here because we care about you!

We employ top-level doctors to provide you with the greatest level of care. We take the time to help individual clients reduce their pain, improve conditioning, and increase their overall health and wellness.

Providing effective holistic care of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems is the goal of our chiropractic physicians. If you are looking for a trusted chiropractor, be sure to stop by and see Dr. Brent Wells.

Dr. Brent Wells - Anchorage Chiropractor

Dr. Brent Wells

Dr. Brent Wells, D.C. founded Better Health Chiropractic & Physical Rehab with his amazing wife Coni in Anchorage in 1998. He received his B.S. from the University of Nevada (where they met), and his doctorate from the Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon. When he isn’t with his family, building his ongoing professional education, or helping folks at the clinic, he’s either doing something community-centered or playing blues/rock guitar.

Dr. Aaron Dechant - Anchorage Chiropractor

Dr. Aaron DeChant

Early in life, Dr. Aaron M. DeChant D.C. began observing how chiropractic benefited the lives of other people in his immediate family and beyond. As a result, he started working in his uncle’s chiropractic office. From this, he chose to pursue a career in the field of chiropractic. He earned his B.S. and doctorate of chiropractic from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. DeChant appreciates utilizing a conservative approach to chiropractic care and employs a wide vision perspective for each of his clients.

Meet the Team

Allison M.

Lead Patient Care Coordinator

Anna S.

Therapy Aide

Rosalie J.

Lead Massage Therapist

Stephanie S.

Billing Manager

Chelsea E.

Lead Patient Care Coordinator

Joshua B.

Massage Therapist

Randy T.

Therapy Aide

Nolan

Therapy Aide

Visit Meet Better Health Chiropractic Anchorage’s Team page and get to know more about us.

Directions

Our Anchorage clinic is located east of the Walmart Supercenter, just south of the Dimond Center across 88th Ave. off Old Seward Hwy. We share a building with BTY Dental and Play It Again Sports. We also have a clinic in North/East Anchorage!

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FREE One-Hour Massage Certificate

That’s right! Receive a certificate for a free one-hour massage with our highly-trained and licensed massage therapists for use after your first appointment. Use it yourself, or give it to a friend.

Why Choose Us?

Our Anchorage chiropractors welcome clients with friendly staff members, amazing doctors, and multiple treatment options. Convenience and pain relief!

First-Visit Promise

First Visit Promise ensures you will be 100% satisfied with your care or you will be refunded!

10-Minute Promise

10-Minute Promise means you will be seen in a timely fashion or else your appointment is free!

Get-A-Ride Promise

Get-a-Ride Promise ensures you will get to and from your appointment without any cost to you.

Same-Day Promise

Same-Day Promise guarantees you will be seen on the same day you call for an appointment.

Happy Patients

72,801

Conditions Treated

19,463

Patients Served

206,458

Visits Performed

4

Locations

917

Reviews

Better Health Chiropractic & Physical Rehab began its voyage in Anchorage in 1998.

We have encountered a wide range of pain conditions (lower back pain, arthritis, neck pain, whiplash, disc problems, headache or migraine pain, and various injuries to the body) at each of our chiropractic clinics.

We often see construction workers, seniors, government and state workers, miners, and school teachers and their families at our chiropractic clinics.

CONDITIONS OUR CHIROPRACTORS TREAT

We welcome clients with friendly staff members, amazing doctors, and multiple treatment options. Convenience and pain relief!

Arthritis
Back Pain
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel
Syndrome
Disc Problems
Fibromyalgia
Headaches/Migraines
Neck Pain
Pinched Nerves
Sciatica
Scoliosis
Shoulder Pain
Spondylosis
Sprains & Strains
Stenosis
Subluxations
Tendonitis
Whiplash

Our Chiropractor Anchorage’s Reviews

Over the last 20 years, our chiropractic clinic has been privileged to touch the lives of many thousands of families in Anchorage, Alaska. To see what kinds of impacts we’ve made, feel free to browse our 200+ patient reviews and testimonials.

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INSURANCE COVERAGE- WE ACCEPT HUNDREDS!

We work with almost all insurance companies, including the most common ones listed for Private Insurance, Worker’s Compensation Insurance and Auto Insurance. Auto & Worker’s Compensation are usually covered at 100%! Our list may not include yours. If you don’t see your insurance company, please use our Contact Us page, click the button below to have us check your coverage for you, or call
877-346-5255.

Preferred provider for:

Premera Blue Cross Federal Employee Blue Cross
department of veterans affair medicare

Other Common Insurances Accepted:

AETNA cigna united healthcare anthem nea alaska alaska care ebms moda ak electrical ufwc meritain medicare

Questions about your insurance?

People always ask if chiropractors take insurance. Let us check your insurance for you!

Some co-pays can be as little as $25 per visit, and even $0 in some cases.

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Schedule an Appointment, Receive a One-Hour Massage Certificate!

That’s right! Receive a certificate for a free one-hour massage with one of our highly-trained, professional, and licensed massage therapists for use after your first appointment. You can use it yourself, or give it to one of your family or friends for them to use!

Frequently Asked Questions about Chiropractors:

To get your spine fully checked for subluxations, and get the appropriate spinal adjustments. Should you go to a chiropractor? Yes, especially if you have back or neck pain or if you have been involved in an accident.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-resources/why-should-i-see-a-chiropractor/

Regular chiropractic treatments help to slow degenerative conditions in the spine. As the center of movement for the body, the spine deserves gentle, regular care for the purpose of retaining health throughout the body. The number of benefits that may be encountered becomes endless.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-resources/benefits-of-chiropractic-care/

A chiropractor deals with spinal misalignments through spinal manipulation and other procedures. Chiropractic treatments for back pain are the most, sort for forms of chiropractic care.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/what-does-chiropractic-for-back-pain-involve/

Sometimes we hear a ‘crack’ as the joint releases gas that was formed during the process of creating synovial fluid. The sound that we hear is the result of a change in pressure within the joint being treated as gas exits the joint.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/what-does-joint-cracking-mean-in-chiropractic-adjustments/

Training to become a doctor of chiropractic (DC) usually takes approximately 7 to 8 years; 4 undergraduate and about 3 to 5 at a chiropractic institution…

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/what-education-certifications-licenses-should-a-chiropractor-have/

Physical therapy has a record of extensive benefit for a wide range of conditions, whereas chiropractic care addresses the health and function of the spinal column. Physical therapy and chiropractic interventions are possibly very compatible with integrative treatment for musculoskeletal conditions.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/difference-chiropractic-care-vs-physical-therapy/

Every state in the United States has a chiropractic practice act that sets forth a definition of chiropractic care and establishes the parameters for the scope of chiropractic practice within that state.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/scope-of-practice-of-chiropractors/

Yes, most definitely! Misconceptions do exist that chiropractic care is risky for pregnant women. However, chiropractors are trained how to use careful practice with pregnancy patients.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/visiting-chiropractor-during-pregnancy-safe/

At its core chiropractic is designed to work with the body to bring natural healing. As we have seen, pain is often a way for the body to tell a person that something needs attention. Chiropractic works to alleviate the body’s need to send communication because it works to eliminate the underlying condition.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/does-chiropractic-work/

Chiropractic can be minimized or even eliminate back pain. It is not uncommon for clients to notice a significant difference within the first treatment. Continued pain relief is then gained as care progress, further removing the cause of lower back pain for patients.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/what-does-chiropractor-do-for-lower-back-pain/

A chiropractor is an expert in the care of your bones, muscles, and nerves that constitute about 60% of the body. This particular doctor will help you without the need of drugs or invasive surgery to help you with neuromuscular problems.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-resources/what-do-chiropractors-do/

Carpal tunnel pain is affecting more people every year. Getting rid of carpal tunnel pain can be difficult, especially at night. Discover the best ways you can avoid this painful condition & what you can do to get rid of a carpal tunnel without surgery.

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You don’t have to live with back pain. Discover effective secrets for stopping back pain immediately.

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If you want to be pain-free and find out how you can not only be rid of low back pain but prevent future disc problems, we have the answer for you. Discover how you can be free from back pain!

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Find out the type of headache you have so you can learn all the ways that you can kick that pain to the curb once and for all. Discover more about how to get rid of your headache here.

https://betterhealthalaska.com/chiropractor-anchorage/11-secrets-getting-rid-headaches/

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