Whatever Dr. Barnard does, he is firm, positive and enthusiastic in his approach. Dr. Barnard attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles where, in 1987, he received a B.S. degree in Human Biology. While a student Philip was employed at Southwest Physical Therapy as a Technician. He then graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College in 1991 where he received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Philip was very active in Delta Tau Alpha Honor Society where he held the position of Treasurer.
After working as an associate for another chiropractor in Bullhead City from 1992-1994 Philip decided to start his private practice. In 1994 he founded Barnard Chiropractic. Dr. Barnard constantly strives to improve and update his knowledge in the field of chiropractic. He has completed extensive postgraduate study emphasizing the treatment and rehabilitation of whiplash injuries, headaches, neck and back pain. A firm believer in the basic worth of every individual and the incredible healing power of the body, Dr. Philip Barnard is a true doctor for the people. In addition, Dr. Barnard is dedicated to not only helping his patients get well as quickly as possible, but also, helping them to stay well for a lifetime.
We are dedicated to getting sick people well and keeping them that way. One of the newest additions to our treatment options is massage therapy. Used hand in hand with chiropractic services, massage therapy can be not only physically beneficial, but aid in the recovery and maintenance of each patients spinal health. Our Massage Therapist firmly believes that therapeutic touch can help everyone. Medical research supports the health benefits of massage for conditions such as pain, stress, muscle fatigue, carpal tunnel, and many more by increasing blood flow, reducing pain spasms, and promoting tissue regeneration.
Therapy Modality is a valuable tool of chiropractic care. Barnard Chiropractic’s therapy department is operated by our Registered Chiropractic Assistant, Blanca Payne. Blanca has over 10 years of experience in the medical field, mostly working in a chiropractic office, and has been with us since 2012. Along with her experience, Blanca holds certifications as a Chiropractic Assistant, Nursing Assistant and Phlebotomist. When asked about her career choice she said, “I enjoy coming every morning to Barnard Chiropractic. I get to see all the happy faces in the office and my therapy patients!”