Chiropractor Thomas Prebeck D.C.

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Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center

Chiropractic Durham NC Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture CenterWelcome to Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center located in Durham. Chiropractic is one of the most amazing healthcare professions, but very few people understand what it's all about. This article is here to help you gain a basic understanding of how our Durham chiropractors can help you and your family.

Chiropractor Durham NC

Chiropractic care is the practice of using spinal alignment to alleviate a wide variety of physical ailments, including muscle strain, neck pain, chronic back pain, and more. This is accomplished by adjusting the position of the spinal column to its proper shape, providing a non-invasive solution for pain relief.

How Can Chiropractic Care Help You?

Many people dismiss chiropractic as being something only for back pain, but chiropractic treatment can be used to treat a wide variety of physical issues, such as migraines and headaches, chronic pain, carpal tunnel, pain due to injury or muscle strain, and much more.

The History of Chiropractic Care

The word “Chiropractic” is derived from the Greek words “cheir” (hand) and “praktos” (done) combined to mean “done by hand.” It was chosen by the developer of chiropractic care, Daniel David Palmer. In 1895, D.D. Palmer performed a chiropractic adjustment on a partially deaf janitor, Harvey Lillard, who later reported that his hearing had improved due to the change.

D.D. Palmer opened the first chiropractic school two years later, and in the century since, chiropractic professionals have used spinal adjustments to help people prevent and cope with back pain, carpal tunnel, muscle strain, headaches and migraines, and a variety of other physical ailments. Millions of people benefit from the work of Dr. Palmer today.

What Kind of Training Does a Chiropractor Have?

Chiropractic doctors go through a minimum of four years of schooling at a chiropractic college, generally preceded by an undergraduate degree in the basic sciences or several years of experience in a prior relevant health care field.

Students of chiropractic care must spend a minimum of at least 4,200 hours with their teacher, and a minimum of 1,000 hours of fully supervised clinical training with an instructor as they learn the appropriate diagnosis and treatment techniques to help heal your body and restore it to its natural, fully functioning state.

At Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center our chiropractic team is ready to meet with you to discuss your needs. We will help to design a program that is right for you. We look forward to meeting you.

Monday8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday2:30pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 6:00pm
Thursday8:00am - 12:00pm
2:30pm - 6:00pm
Friday9:00am - 12:00pm
Chiropractic Durham NC Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center

Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center
5322 Highgate Drive #145
Durham, NC 27713
(919) 544-9355

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Durham Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center is rated 5 out of 5 based on 47 reviews from around the Web.
Great service and compassionate care! This was my first chiropractic experience and it has been very helpful.
Dr. Prebeck was extremely caring, helpful, and skilled. I have been to many chiropractors in the past and this has been my best experience so far. I can't...
I have been struggling for a while with my back and feeling older and older with each passing day. After just a few short visits, I am feeling much younger...
Dr Prebeck is an amazingly skilled and knowledgable chiropractor. He "fixed" me after another chiropractors negligence. I have been a patient here for 4...
The service and expertise is exceptional. The personal attention lets you know there is genuine concern for helping improve your health.
I have L4-5 disc protrusion causing severe low back pain and right leg radiculopathy. Immediately after one session my radiculopathy had gone away and pain...
I enjoyed my visit and liked the staff!
Simply the best. Immediate relief after a painful lower back injury. Highly recommend.
Great experience! My lower back feels the best it has felt in months, thank you!
The last four years for me have been filled with more questions than answers. Unidentifiable disease that ate a lot of my right ear's cartalidge and ended up...
I have been very impressed and pleased with my interaction with Dr Prebeck and his office. Previously in the past (20 yr history), I had used a neurosurgeon...
My experience has been nothing but great, I would recommend Durham chiropractic & acupuncture center to anyone!
Thanks for getting me "fixed up" after the minor whiplash.
Dr. Prebeck is a very caring healthcare provider. His office is always willing to add my own at very short notice in order to help me to feel better. I have...
Dr. Prebeck has helped me with my tailbone injuries for the past 2 years now. With his help, I have definitely come a long way. Everyone at Durham...
Dr. Prebeck is concerned about the whole patient and understanding all aspects of a patient's life that could impact care. He is flexible with payment...
A warm, friendly man with a great touch and talent for what he does. Been seeing him as patient for nearly 20 years.
In the 13+ years I've been seeing Dr. Prebeck he has always been patient & compassionate with all my frustrating issues. He is kind, funny & a good...
Dr. Prebeck is an excellent chiropractor and consummate health professional, as well as a wonderful human being. I have a physically stressful job, an active...
Dr. Prebeck truly saved my life. He was able to rid me of all medications, completely stop all pain in the back, legs, knees, arms, shoulders and neck. He is...
I've been using them for 2 years now for both acupuncture and chiropractic care. I absolutely love them. There always accommodating for my work schedule and...
Dr. Prebeck is fantastic! Appointments are very easy to create and scheduled in a very efficient fashion. I have never had to wait more than 5-10 minutes and...
Dr. Prebeck has kept me going for more than two decades. Anytime I have any issue, I'm always confident I'll be fully mobile again with his help. He has...
Dr. Prebeck is an exceptional chiropractic doctor, who genuinely understands body systems, is dedicated to helping his patients, and is one of the nicest...
Dr. Prebeck and Nancy have been great! His treatment recommendations have been well thought out and beneficial. I have seen immediate improvement after my...
I can't say enough about Dr. Prebeck. I started seeing him over 10 years ago, after I had already had back surgery for a huge disc rupture. When I started...
Dr. Prebeck is fantastic! Highly recommend his practice should you need any chiropractic services.
Love Dr. Prebeck! I've been going for years, he keeps me functioning and pain-free
Dr. Prebeck is an amazing practitioner. My wife started going to him initially for pain related to scoliosis. His adjustments helped to control her back pain...
I can count on my body being healthy, agile and pain free on a regular basis because of the expertise of Dr. Prebeck. It is the wisest health choice I have...
Dr Prebeck set the bar very high! By far, the best Dr I've seen....very helpful and knowledgeable.
Dr. Prebeck has been helping me deal with severe and chronic back & pelvic issues for over 4 years now. He was the first medical professional to diagnose...
My whole family loves this doctor!! He has worked on my grandma for yrs and he is great and very patient!!!
This is the most rewarding regular doctor visit that I have. I could hardly sit, stand, or sleep just a few years ago. I figured it was back surgery for me,...
Dr. Prebeck has been very helpful, professional, practical, down-to-earth and upbeat about what chiropractic can do in general and what his special training...
Came to this office on an expired social media deal and they still took me. Good people. Dr. Tom worked on some weekend warrior issues using acupuncture....
Dr. Prebeck is not only an amazing doctor but one of the most caring people I know. After years of visits, my entire family feels like part of his family....
I have periodic back pain, and Dr. Prebeck has been fantastic in adjusting and providing suggestions for overall back health. My son runs distance and when...
I've been going to Durham Chiropractic Center for years and Dr. Prebeck is not only one of the most helpful and caring doctors I've ever had, but he has...
I've been seeing Dr. Prebeck for almost 9 years for back and neck pain. He relieves my pain when I need it, and keeps me in shape to prevent pain during the...
I started seeing Dr Prebeck about 5 years ago. He helps me each and every time I see him and helps me maintain a pain free and agile life. He is very...
I've been going to Durham Chiropractic Center for years and Dr. Prebeck is not only one of the most helpful and caring doctors I've ever had, but he has...
I started seeing Dr. Prebeck in 2008. Always having back problems I can say he has been a huge help to me. In 2011 I was very ill & numerous doctor...
This was my first visit to a chiropractor. I felt Dr. Prebeck's office was very friendly and informative. They made me feel welcomed. My back is much better...


“Doctor is truly amazing! Love his bedside manner and genuine concern for your well-being. He rocks!”

- Contonna P.

“I am really feeling a difference after just 2 visits. After being in pain for so long, I am totally excited to have a process that is working and working so quickly to bring me relief.”

- Kina M.

“I felt so much better after my FIRST appointment. I look forward to seeing him for continued care.”

- Dana R.

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5322 Highgate Drive #145

Durham, NC 27713