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Our Team Is Dedicated To Your Health

Whitehead Wellness Center in Marion, Illinois, offers chiropractic treatment, massage therapy, and sports medicine services to southern Illinois. We accommodate patients from 5 to 105 years old. When it comes to pain and discomfort, we believe in the value of your care, and make it easy to receive health care.

What sets Dr. Whitehead apart from others chiropractors in our area is his longtime proven method of “hands on”.  The actual time spent with chiropractors’ hands on the body has diminished over time due to new technologies, therapies, and methods.  Many offices depend on machines, or tools to work on and even adjust the patient. Dr. Whitehead prefers hands on manipulation.  He will personally work on any condition you have, massage the muscles, and give an adjustment when appropriate.  He wants to be able to provide personal one on one care so that we can build trust within the treatment and give the personal knowledge of what has been done and what needs to be done with every individual patient.  His main treatment methods include diversified method, flexion distraction, and neuromuscular reeducation. 

Often there is a misconception what chiropractors can treat.  Some think they are just a “back doctor”.  However chiropractic care can be helpful in many other ailments and situations.  Here at our office Dr. Whitehead treats not only neck and back, but also headaches, elbow/wrist tendonitis, knee sprain/strains, plantar fasciitis, groin strains, hips, and many other complaints.  We offer therapies alongside the doctor’s care such as electrical muscle stimulation, and ultrasound.  Muscle stimulation is a machine where pads are applied to your muscles and the electric impulses cause your muscles to contract, ultimately relieving tension/spasms/inflammation.   Afterwards your muscles feel worn out and are easier for Dr. Whitehead to work on.  The ultrasound actually penetrates about a ½ to 1 inch deep into the muscle and breaks up the inflammation from the inside out.  This helps for acute, injury pain and also works greatly after an epidural injection.   If you are unsure about any symptoms or if chiropractic can help you, please call and ask!


Dr. Whitehead Massaging Woman's Neck

Fast Appointments

We understand the stress and time that comes with searching for the perfect chiropractor.  We realize you are usually in some sort of discomfort when you decide to call a chiropractor so we do our very best to accommodate to everyone’s schedule and get them in as soon as possible.  There are a lot of insurance programs and auto accident and worker's compensation cases, and we're familiar with most options. For patients that do not qualify, we offer flexible payment programs with our low cost cash prices.  We're always happy to consult with you to find out if you are covered.

Personable Team

At our wellness center, we treat everyone like family. Expect personalized service, availability, and quality care. Our small, friendly staff is always eager to assist you. Our doctor has been serving patients at our office for more than twenty nine years. Being a small office allows us to know our patients and invest in their health.  Please feel free to call with any questions or concerns you may have and we will address them sincerely and promptly!

Complementary Products

As specialists in alternative medicine, we provide supplemental support beyond our therapeutic services for your body when it's healing. This includes a variety of products, such as braces,  traction units, pillows, orthotics, biofreeze, and vitamins for joint support. When ongoing support is needed outside of our office, we send you home fully equipped for your journey back to health.


First-Time Massage Patients Receive a Discount
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Mission Statement

Whitehead Wellness Center in Marion, Illinois, is dedicated to providing you with the personal attention and quality care you deserve. We treat all of our patients like family. Our main focus is to make sure you are comfortable, and inform you on different chiropractic services.


Contact

Thank you for your interest. Please reach out with questions or comments using the information below. We look forward to hearing from you.

Phone
(618) 997-5000 (Main Office)
(618) 997-8658 (Fax)

Address
2103 W Main Street
Marion, IL 62959

Hours of Operation
Monday: 800 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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Service Area
Marion, IL
Southern Illinois

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