LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ:JYNT), management company for Harkins Chiropractic of So. California*, announced today that Mark Fenton, D.C. is now onboard as Director of Chiropractic Operations for Los Angeles. In this new position Dr. Fenton will be responsible for management, quality assurance and ongoing training at The Joint's Los Angeles-area clinics. Dr. Fenton will focus on ensuring the delivery of consistently high levels of quality chiropractic patient care, while also developing professional relationships with local healthcare providers and patients.
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Dr. Fenton attended Palmer College of Chiropractic—West, where he graduated with honors in 1991. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Human Anatomy and Physiology from California State University, Sacramento. After obtaining his chiropractic license in January of 1992, Dr. Fenton joined a large private practice with two other chiropractors in the San Fernando Valley, focused primarily on sports medicine and rehabilitation.
Dr. Fenton has lived in Southern California for more than 20 years. Prior to joining The Joint, he had a private practice in Studio City where his patient base came primarily from the entertainment industry. He spent most of his time treating the cast and crew of many popular television shows.
"The human body has never ceased to amaze me. I am in awe of its form and function. We are as fragile as we are resilient," said Dr. Fenton. "As a chiropractor of 23 years I have had the privilege to have a significant effect on my patients and in turn, they have had a profound effect on me. Through the manipulation of the spine and by restoring normal joint function, I have enabled my patients to have a better, more vibrant, quality of life."
Clinics of The Joint are open seven days a week, are conveniently located in retail centers, and do not require appointments or insurance. Patients can choose from several affordable plans and packages, with a significantly lower per visit cost than the average insurance co-pay.
*Harkins Chiropractic Corp. of So. California employs the doctors and owns the clinics managed by The Joint Corp.
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 and packages 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 280+ clinics nationwide. For more information, visit www.thejoint.com, follow us on Twitter @thejointchiro and find us on Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn.
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