Dr. Teresa Jackson, DC
Chiropractor | Sports Physician5304 Panola Industrial Blvd Suite E Decatur GA, 30035
Teresa Jackson, DC, is a chiropractor who diagnoses and treats patients at Total Health & Injury Specialist LLC in Decatur, GA. She established her practice in 2017 and focuses on chiropractic medicine for auto accidents, wellness care, sports injuries, neck pain, headaches, soft tissue injuries, back pain, or numbness and radiating pain. Dr. Jackson also provides chiropractic care for pediatric patients. Her professional journey spans twelve years and her areas of expertise cover techniques such as Thompson, Diversified, Activator, Soft Tissue Release, Gonstead, and Functional Movement Technique. Prior to her current endeavors, she practiced as Chiropractor at East Atlanta Injury and Wellness (2015-2017), Performance Injury Centers (2011-2014), and Advanced Health and Spine Center (2009-2011).
Education and Training
Palmer College of Chiropractic DC 2007
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Georgia Chiropractic Association
What do you attribute your success to?
- Her work ethic and consistency.
Hobbies / Sports
- Running, Weight Lifting, Body Building
Dr. Teresa Jackson, DC's Practice location
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Teresa Jackson, DC, Chiropractor with Total Health & Injury Specialist LLC
Get to know Chiropractor Dr. Teresa Jackson, who serves patients in Decatur, Georgia.
Dr. Jackson is a chiropractor who is currently serving patients at her own private practice – Total Health & Injury Specialist LLC – located in Decatur, Georgia. The practice specializes in wellness care, auto accidents, sports injuries, soft tissue injuries, neck pain, back pain, headaches, radiating pain or numbness, as well as pediatric care. Furthermore, Total Health & Injury Specialist LLC has a close working relationship with multiple, top medical specialists in the Metro Atlanta area.
Dr. Jackson is originally from Staten Island, N.Y. and now resides in Georgia. She specializes in Diversified, Thompson, Activator, Gonstead and Soft Tissue Release techniques. She also holds certification in the Functional Movement Technique.
Dr. Jackson obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Wagner College in 2004. She later went on to attend Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida, where she graduated with her Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree in 2007.
In 2008, Dr. Jackson moved to Georgia, where she practiced as an Associate Chiropractor for 3 different offices over a period of 9 years.
Dr. Jackson is a member of the Georgia Chiropractic Association (GCA). The mission of the GCA is to promote, represent, educate and protect the entire chiropractic community in Georgia and to advocate for unrestricted access to chiropractic care.
Dr. Jackson has an athletic background as well. She was a cross country/ mid-distance runner and in 2013, she obtained her pro card in the bikini category as an All Natural Bodybuilder with the Organization SNBF.
Dr. Jackson attributes her success to her work ethic and consistency. In her spare time, she enjoys running, weightlifting, and bodybuilding.
Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine mostly concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. As a chiropractor, Dr. Jackson uses spinal adjustments and other techniques to manage patients’ health concerns. She is trained and equipped to evaluate and treat potentially life-changing injuries.
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