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Practice Name

Durham Chiropractic Center

Primary Location
1802 Martin Luther King, Jr. Pkwy. #107
Durham, NC 27707
Phone: (919) 401-5061
Fax: 919-401-8253

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Tuesday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Wednesday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Thursday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Friday8:30am - 12:00 pmClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
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Dr. Rick Essman

Dr. Rick A. Essman, D.C.

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Rick Essman is a 1990 Graduate of Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon.  Dr. Essman also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Alternative Energy Sources from Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village, Nevada.

Dr. Essman has taken many hours of postgraduate instruction in Chiropractic Spinal Care, Extremity Adjusting for Sports Recovery, Nutrition, and Chiropractic Neurology and Muscle Testing.  Adjunctive additional trainings and certifications are Conscious Language Instructor with Mastery Systems, the Therapeutic use of Essential Oils, and Dr. Rick has a fondness for the study of Epigenetics.

Nutritional deficiency and Chronic degenerative changes have become common in our modern world.  Our diet no longer resembles what our genetic coding was designed to utilize,(See Epigenetics).  The modern stress lifestyle, with the nutritional deficiencies, refined foods, chemical stressors, and biomechanics/postural stressors, contribute 
significantly to the degenerative changes in our lives.

Our techniques of utilizing traditional Chiropractic care with multiple modern tools of Chiropractic and Functional Neurology combined with nutritional analysis provide valuable support towards activating and sustaining your healthful life.

In his spare time, Dr. Rick visits the waterways of the ocean, bays, and lakes of our nation to race sailboats, and mountain bike the trails adjacent.

Lectures and or presentations Dr. Rick can offer are,

“Ergonomics for the Workplace and How your Posture Affects your Health”

“How to have Healthy Blood Sugar Metabolism in a World Full of Carbs and Treats”

“How do I get on the Anti-Aging Train?”

“The Posture of a True American and How it Relates to Your Health”

 “Is Your Diet Causing Inflammation and Pain?”

“Why do my Feet Hurt and Can Orthotics Help?”

 “Why are Whole Food Nutrition Supplements Better?”

If you have any questions about this brand of care, or would like to learn more about chiropractic, functional chiropractic neurology, or nutritional therapies, please contact us at Durham Chiropractic Center.  Please call us at (919) 401-5061 today!

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Services We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide. Make An Appointment We will do our best to accommodate your busy schedule. Schedule an appointment today! Online Forms Our patient forms are available online so they can be completed in the convenience of your own home or office.

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Tuesday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Wednesday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Thursday8:30am - 11:30 am2pm - 6pm
Friday8:30am - 12:00 pmClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Day Morning Afternoon
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8:30am - 11:30 am 8:30am - 11:30 am 8:30am - 11:30 am 8:30am - 11:30 am 8:30am - 12:00 pm Closed Closed
2pm - 6pm 2pm - 6pm 2pm - 6pm 2pm - 6pm Closed

Meet Dr. Essman For 25 years, Dr. Essman has served the NC communites of Asheville, Wilmington, and the Triangle as a holistic chiropractic physician. Read More

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