The Joint Corp. Appoints Steven Knauf as Senior Director of Chiropractic Operations for Arizona

PHOENIX, Oct. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ:JYNT) announced today that Steven Knauf, D.C. has been appointed Senior Director of Chiropractic Operations. In his new position, Dr. Knauf will oversee management, quality assurance and ongoing training for chiropractors of The Joint in Arizona. Dr. Knauf will focus on ensuring consistent delivery of high quality chiropractic care and developing professional relationships with both local chiropractors and patients.

Steven Knauf, Senior Director of Chiropractic Operations for Arizona, The Joint Corp.

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Dr. Knauf has practiced chiropractic since 2011 after completing his chiropractic prerequisites at the University of Minnesota and both his BS in human biology and his Doctorate of Chiropractic at Northwestern Health Sciences University. Dr. Knauf had studied pre-dental before switching to pre-chiropractic after his recovery from an elbow injury that, after several failed attempts using other approaches, was successfully treated through regular, ongoing chiropractic care.

"I attribute my good health and well-being to getting weekly adjustments to ensure my body is operating at its maximum potential," said Dr. Knauf. "I am passionate about providing quality, affordable chiropractic care to the people of Arizona so they, too, can feel the benefits of regular chiropractic care."

The Joint Corp. is one of the fastest-growing operators and franchisors in healthcare. The company is reinventing chiropractic care through a consumer-friendly model that removes many of the traditional obstacles to healthcare. For example, appointments are not necessary and consumers receive quality care without insurance hassles. Patients can choose from several plans, including a monthly plan that includes up to four visits at a cost sometimes lower than the patient's average insurance co-payment for a single visit. Patients can receive treatment at any of The Joint's nationwide locations near their home, while traveling for work or on vacation. Appointments are not required, and all clinics have extended and weekend hours.

About The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ:JYNT)

The Joint Chiropractic is reinventing chiropractic care by making quality alternative healthcare affordable for patients seeking pain relief and ongoing wellness. Our membership plans eliminate the need for insurance, and our no-appointment policy, convenient hours and locations make care more accessible. The Joint performs more than two million spinal adjustments a year across 275+ clinics nationwide. For more information, visit, follow us on Twitter and find us on Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn.

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Source:The Joint Corp.