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Better Health Alaska has been providing chiropractic massage therapy to patients and families around Juneau, Alaska since 1998.

Our massage therapists work directly with our Juneau chiropractic doctors daily, sharing information about your condition and progress – so rest assured you’re getting the most effective massage therapy, trigger point therapy, acupressure, and myofascial release therapy where you need it!

Physician-supervised massage therapy is often preferable to standard ‘spa-type massage therapy’ because it can be covered by insurance, therefore, providing deeper, more clinical levels of therapy consistent with a doctor’s prescription for your condition.

Better Health Juneau

2201 Dunn Street, #2, Juneau, Alaska 99801

Phone: 907-796-3333

Open Hours: 9AM to 7PM

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT AND RECEIVE

FREE 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!

Massage Therapy in Juneau

Searching for local physician-supervised Juneau massage therapy?

Better Health Alaska has a clinic location on Dunn St. across from Frontier Suites. Avail our massage therapy for as low as $10 to $15 with insurance.

Come see our massage therapist, chiropractic physician, and physical therapist in Juneau conveniently under one roof. Call for same-day appointments and see why we’re known for clinical massage therapy, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, and much more.

The Alaska Back Pain Protocol (ABPP)

A proven proprietary protocol that combines non-surgical disc decompression, chiropractic care, physical rehabilitation therapy, and massage therapy to get rid of your back pain for good.

Meet Our Team

Known Statewide. Individually Focused.

Dr. Brent Wells

Better Health Chiropractic & Physical Rehab with his amazing wife Coni 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.

Anna S.

Lead Clinical Trainer

Ashley

Patient Care Coordinator

Chelsea E.

Lead Patient Care Coordinator

Sara

Massage Therapist

David T.

Lead Clinical Trainer

Terrance

Massage Therapist

Traci

Patient Care Coordinator

Daniel

Massage Therapist

Why Choose Us?

We always put our patients first. We make you feel at home with friendly staff members, amazing doctors, and multiple treatment options. For effective pain relief and convenience, visit your premier Alaska chiropractor today.

Get-a-Ride Promise

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

10-Minute Promise

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

First-Visit Promise

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

Same-Day Promise

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

Experience
You Can Trust

21,790

Patients Served

192,272

Visits Performed

64,926

Conditions Treated

3

Locations

917

Reviews

Experience
You Can Trust

21,790

Patients Served

64,926

Conditions Treated

917

Reviews

192,272

Visits Performed

3

Locations

13,000+

Low Back Pain Cases

6,000+

Sciatica Cases

15,000+

Disc Pain Cases

9,000+

Neck Pain Cases

4,000+

Whiplash Cases

9,000+

ABPP* Cases
The Alaska Back Pain Protocol

13,000+

Low Back Pain Cases

6,000+

Sciatica Cases

15,000+

Disc Pain Cases

9,000+

Neck Pain Cases

4,000+

Whiplash Cases

9,000+

ABPP* Cases
The Alaska Back Pain Protocol

Our Reviews

Over the last 20 years, our 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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Our Reviews

Get stronger. Walk farther. Sit longer. Work harder. Play longer. Have more fun. Less days on the couch.

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Insurance Coverage – We Accept Hundreds!

We work with almost every private insurance company, including the most common ones listed.

Both Auto and Workers’ Compensation are typically covered 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.

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Questions about your insurance?

If you have private health insurance, let us check your insurance for you!

Most people pay just $25 to $40 per visit.

Some copays are as little as $0.

All our fees cover chiropractic care, massage, AND physical therapy modalities- most even on the same visit.

Covered by Aetna? Aetna covers almost half of our patients. Our Aetna patient’s co-pays and insurance coverage are similar to in-network Blue Cross coverage.

Have Medicare? Medicare Part B plans now cover many chiropractic modalities.

Because of current insurance changes, we provide many services for free if your insurance doesn’t cover them.

If your care doesn’t seem affordable, talk to your doctor. We’ll get you the care you need at a price you can afford.

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT AND RECEIVE

FREE 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!

What our patients say about us

Frequently Asked Questions about
Chiropractors:

What Is Chiropractic Massage Therapy?

Truth be told, this is an incredibly hard question to answer simply because there are so many different disciplines of massage therapy around the world, from the U.S. of course, throughout Asia, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and so on. It used to be very segmented and separated from mainstream medicine, but now is being incorporated into a large variety of western treatment programs.

So they’re two separate approaches, massage therapy and chiropractic massage, but in modern medicine, they blend together more and more. Better Health Chiropractic & Physical Rehab incorporates chiropractic massage therapy with elements of general chiropractic care or spinal decompression and physical rehabilitation for many of our patients. But, here’s the basic difference:

  • Massage Therapy: Limited in scope, focused on treating muscular issues to relieve tension, restore flexibility, and improve comfort.
  • Chiropractic Care: Very broad scope. Can be used to help treat a huge variety of medical conditions that involve the spine and how it relates to the central nervous system.
What Is a Chiropractic Massage Therapist?

Okay, another huge difference between a chiropractor and a massage therapist has to do with schooling. To get started as a massage therapist, you need a few hundred hours (varies by jurisdiction) of training. To become a primary care chiropractor, you need to attain doctorhood, meaning a four-year undergraduate degree and successfully completing a four-year doctorate of chiropractic program. So, when you receive a chiropractic massage, it’s more medically minded than from a massage therapist.

When you visit multidisciplinary clinics, it means that your massage can incorporate chiropractic adjustments, rehab therapy methods, or perhaps even the DRS System to help address low back pain.

What Is the Difference Between Chiropractic Massage & Massage Therapy?

Here’s another simple way of differentiating between the two modalities. A massage is something you go to a spa to receive. A chiropractic massage is something you visit a chiropractic clinic for, i.e. it’s clinical. While massage therapy can really loosen muscles and get rid of knots, and help release built-up toxins in soft tissue, a chiropractic massage can incorporate spinal decompression techniques and apply force to the spine to relieve tension, realign vertebrae, treat herniated disks, address low back pain, etc.

When Do You Need a Chiropractic Massage or Massage Therapy?

There’s no universal answer to this question, other than when it’s prescribed by a health provider or you reach a point in your life where “it’s time.” Both are not only options for treatment, but prevention as well. It’s very common to get a good deep massage after a chiropractic adjustment, or when you’ve lost some mobility or flexibility, been injured, are just getting older, or are experiencing musculoskeletal pain.

What Are the Different Chiropractic Massage Techniques?

Again, a chiropractic massage will incorporate elements of massage therapy – gliding, kneading the muscles, hand-pressure, skin rolling, etc. – with chiropractic medicine to address deeper neuromusculoskeletal issues – spinal/joint manipulation, physical movements or exercises, traction and spinal decompression, patient education, and so on.

What Are the Benefits of a Chiropractic Massage?

Well, simply combine the commonly accepted and widely experienced benefits of massage therapy with chiropractic care. At Better Health Chiropractic & Physical Rehab it’s about improving quality of life, making our patients healthier, helping them get back to work or into their physical hobbies through physical rehabilitation therapy, relieving pain, restoring proper spinal alignment, addressing serious musculoskeletal issues, and much more.

Which Health Conditions Does Chiropractic Massage Therapy Treat?

Another great question, but honestly, you don’t want us to drop a massive word-bomb on you and list them all out. There’s a ton, especially when you combine everything involving both disciplines. The real question is, what’s your condition, or what’s a loved one dealing with that has you interested? If you’re curious whether or not we might be able to help, feel free to contact us or check out our Conditions page to dig a bit deeper into the issue.

What Are the Different Types of Equipment Involved?

If we’re talking about a massage, then there’s the chiropractic massage table, a special chiropractic massage chair, assorted chiropractic tools like the DRX9000 spinal decompression machine, and other little tools of the trade that are used to target certain muscle areas, joints, or discs. If you stop by any of our clinics, we’d be happy to show you around and let you see the technology we use. You can meet our chiropractors and massage therapists as well!

Is It Effective?

Would humans have been enjoying massages (especially athletes and very physical lifestylers) since before written history if it didn’t work? Yes, there are plenty of skeptics. No, the tenants of massage therapy haven’t been officially accepted by mainstream medicine yet. However, they have been incorporated into more and more conventional treatment programs throughout the Western World (as has been so in the East for many thousands of years).

Is It Safe? Any Side Effects?

As long as you’re receiving care from a certified/licensed/educated/experienced provider, yes, both massage therapy and chiropractic massage therapy, along with chiropractic care, are safe for all ages. There are side effects, but they are typically very minimal and easily treatable, for example, muscle soreness, joint soreness, tiredness as a result of toxic release (remember to drink plenty of water!) and so forth. You’ll receive a thorough assessment, x-ray, and physical examination before treatment from any reputable provider.

Can I Have a Massage after a Chiropractic Adjustment?

Absolutely! It’s quite common actually. Oftentimes after an adjustment people experience some soreness, feel tired from toxic release (toxins being released from affected spinal areas), and so on. A nice soothing massage that accentuates the adjustment and helps loosen muscles around the joints/discs is amplifying.

How Can I Schedule for a Chiropractic Adjustment/Care Appointment?

So glad you asked! Our chiropractic care, massage therapy, and rehabilitation therapy centers are easy and conveniently placed around Alaska. Below we’ll break down how to get started with us into three simple options:

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT AND RECEIVE

FREE 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!

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