Dr Don Acton is WNC’s most experienced chiropractor having seen over 500,000 patient visits since 1979. Most of our patients have seen at least 2-3 other doctors for the same problem before coming to our office. About 10-15% have had previous spinal surgery. Dr. Acton believes his job is to find out what’s causing your problem and then show you what you need. However; YOU are always the boss and he will gladly give you what you want.

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Herniated or Bulging Discs

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Discusses Herniated Discs

October 1, 2017

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Discusses Herniated Discs Herniated disc. Slipped disc. Bulging disk. Pinched nerve. You may have heard all these terms to describe severe pain felt in the back. The fact is the worst of the bunch is the herniated disc. The discs are structures that rest comfortably between your vertebrae, like gel-filled cushions or…

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Chiropractors Help Back Pain

Why Injuries Respond to Chiropractic Care in Asheville

September 15, 2017

Why Injuries Respond to Chiropractic Care in Asheville No one ever plans to get injured, but injuries can happen at the spur of the moment and without warning. It doesn’t matter if you’re an athlete, a schoolteacher, a retired grandparent, or a young child, injuries are just part of life. Some of them are relatively…

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chiropractic care for migraines

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Discusses Different Types of Headaches

September 1, 2017

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Discusses Different Types of Headaches There are many causes of headaches, and many types, but the most common headache treated by Asheville chiropractors is called the cervicogenic headache, typically brought on by poor posture or stress. Asheville chiropractic care with gentle corrections, massage therapy, diet change, and postural advice is extremely effective…

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chiropractic care for stretching

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Describes Stretching

August 15, 2017

Asheville Chiropractic Clinic Describes Stretching Stretching and Chiropractic Treatment Asheville chiropractic treatment often includes advice on stretching and movements that can help increase blood flow. Stretching is free and can be done practically anywhere at any time. Stretching requires no special equipment, is low impact, and an important tool in your wellness regimen. Stretching keeps…

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Chiropractic Treatment for Back Pain

Asheville Chiropractic Care for Back Pain

August 1, 2017

Asheville Chiropractic Care for Back Pain Asheville chiropractic care can diagnose and treat problems that affect the nerves, muscles, bones, and joints of your body. At a basic level a chiropractor will gently adjust your spine. At a deeper level chiropractors are doing much more than just adjusting the spine. Visiting a Asheville chiropractor for…

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chiropractic care for athletes

Asheville Athletes Improve with Chiropractic Care

July 15, 2017

Asheville Athletes Improve with Chiropractic Care “Chiropractic just makes you feel so much better. When I walk out of the clinic, I feel like I’m about three inches taller and everything’s in place. And as long as I see the chiropractor, I feel like I’m one step ahead of the game”. – Tom Brady, New…

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Chiropractors can help

Chiropractors in Asheville Have Extensive Schooling

July 1, 2017

Chiropractors in Asheville Have Extensive Schooling Your Asheville chiropractor has been through an incredible amount of training. Don’t be shy to ask them where they schooled and what it was like. Chiropractors have all been through stringent and labor-intensive education so they bring you the best care possible. It’s hard to get into chiropractic school…

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chiropractic care for headaches

Chiropractor in Asheville Talks About Headaches

June 15, 2017

Chiropractor in Asheville Talks About Headaches Nine out of ten North Americans suffer from headaches. This is a problem facing far too many people today. How do you relieve that pounding headache? Pop a pill? Tough it out? There is a better way. Asheville chiropractors can help you eliminate the headache without costly (and hard…

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Auto Injury

Car Accident Tips from a Asheville Chiropractor

June 1, 2017

Car Accident Tips from a Asheville Chiropractor If you’ve ever been in a major (or minor) car accident, you know that it can be a traumatizing and life changing experience. Even accidents at low speed that cause minimal injury (or none that can be detected at the time) can be potentially harmful. An injury to…

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Back Pain Tips from a Chiropractor

Back Pain Tips from a Asheville Chiropractor

May 15, 2017

Back Pain Tips from a Asheville Chiropractor We’ve all been there – for some it’s been worse than others,  but we’ve all been there. That dull ache in the lower back. That shooting pain in the shoulders. Here are 6 tips from your Asheville chiropractor to avoid back pain: Exercise regularly and with care Regular…

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789 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC 28806

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What Our Patients Say

"Ever since I’ve been coming to get adjusted I’ve seen a real, real, real big improvement. I hardly have any pain or stiffness at all now! I would recommend him to anybody!"
George

"I had a very bad migraine headache that day, and he explained to me what he was doing for my mom and he wanted to check me out. I listened to the explanation; he knew exactly where the pain was at in my back and has now cured my migraines by 90% and I think that is excellent!"
Rita

"Doctor Acton has done wonders on my legs, my hips, my back, everywhere! He has just done a fantastic job and I’d like to praise him for it!"
Glen

Chiropractic Asheville NC Acton Family Chiropractic

Acton Family Chiropractic
789 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 258-0264

OFFICE HOURS
Monday8:00 - 1:00pm
2:00 - 6:00pm
Tuesday8:00 - 1:00pm
2:00 - 6:00pm
Wednesday8:00 - 1:00pm
2:00 - 6:00pm
Thursday8:00 - 1:00pm
2:00 - 6:00pm
FridayBy Appt.
SaturdayBy Appt.
SundayClosed