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Joy Dunwoodie, D.C.


Doctorate of Chiropractic
Palmer College of Chiropractic
Valedictorian 1989

Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
Palmer College of Chiropractic, 2009


After graduation, Dr. Joy Dunwoodie founded her own chiropractic practice; through Chiropractic, she changed the lives of people in her community for 25 years. She brings her tested real-world experiences to Life University as an Adjunct Faculty for Chiropractic Sciences in the College of Chiropractic. Dr. Dunwoodie is committed to help provide future chiropractors with the education, skills and values needed for personal and professional success.

In addition to becoming a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician in 2009, Dr. Dunwoodie earned her Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Instructor designation in 2010. This unique, specialized training in fitness, injury prevention and treatment, and enhancing sport performance is an additional tool with which she treats patients and educates students.

Courses Taught

  • Full Spine Technique 1, 2, & 3
  • Motion Palpation 1 & 2
  • Thompson Technique
  • X-Ray Line-Drawing Analysis