Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, Westwood Spine & Joint Center emphasizes improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people would rather be healthy and avoid illness, if they could. This is one of the main reasons for the big surge in the popularity of our chiropractic services.
For some, Westwood Spine & Joint Center will take them back to a place that is cozy and familiar, offering chiropractic care that assists in a rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the journey may offer a new sense of balance, one never before experienced.
People are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health. Please take the time to meet the doctor and our network of chiropractic and wellness care professionals dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives. To fully understand the nature of your health we recommend you join our free website membership program. As a patient at Westwood Spine & Joint Center we will personally tailor a chiropractic and wellness program specifically targeted to your needs using the least invasive yet highly-effective techniques and services.
DR. BOB WESTWOOD
Prior to becoming a doctor of chiropractic Dr. Westwood attended Waynesburg College (now Waynesburg University) where he graduated with his bachelor's degree in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training. He worked as a certified athletic trainer. Dr. Westwood did graduate level athletic training work at California University of PA. He has worked in many different settings as an athletic trainer, most notably in professional baseball. Dr. Westwood worked in the Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations.
Dr. Westwood attended New York Chiropractic College where he did clinical rotations at Monroe Community Hospital, St Josephs Neighborhood Clinic, and Veterans Hospitals. In his practice Dr. Westwood stresses the importance of rehabilitative exercise programs to fix the underlying biomechanical problems associated with pain and dysfunctional movement patterns.
Dr. Westwood has obtained certification through Professional Sports Care. This certification makes Dr Westwood a certified chiropractic provider for the PGA TOUR and TOUR.
In his spare time Dr. Westwood enjoys spending time with his wife Meghan, their twin boys and two dogs. He enjoys playing golf, watching sports and movies and cooking.
DR. TIM ALLISON