Dr. Barbara Brown
Chiropractor & Acupuncturist
Dr. Brown's academic qualifications include Doctor of Chiropractic, graduating with honors and achieving postgraduate certification in Acupuncture from Texas Chiropractic College in Pasadena, Texas. Dr. Brown is also certified in the Graston technique, which assists in soft tissue mobilization providing effective treatment of scar tissue. During her academic studies, Dr. Brown was inducted into the Omega Psi Academic Honor Society in 2008. She was acting chief intern during her clinical rotation at Moody Health Center. While completing her education and training, Dr. Brown was honored with an internship at Rice University. During this rotation she was instrumental in treating collegiate athletes in football, track, tennis, and swimming, assisting them in achieving peak performance levels.
Prior to her endeavor at Texas Chiropractic College, Dr. Brown completed her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in 1998. Dr. Brown has extensive experience in the medical community where she was the business manager for a company specializing in durable medical equipment. She is also certified in measuring and fitting custom compression garments used to treat second and third degree burns, for patients treated at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Blocker Burn Unit. She also assisted in the application of garments for treatment of post mastectomy recovery, lymphedema and a variety of other vascular diseases. She continues to serve the community with their medical equipment needs by coordinating these needs with all cruise lines leaving the Port of Galveston.
Dr. Brown is excited to assist each and every one of you achieve better health, mobility, and movement. Decreasing joint stiffness and pain in a holistic, nonsurgical environment is proven to be beneficial and instrumental in a better quality of life and longevity. Chiropractic health is not just about the spine but also incorporates the soft tissues and other joints in the body. Dr. Brown can assist with minimizing various problems affecting the joints in the arms and legs as well as the spine. Acupuncture can be combined with chiropractic services or may stand alone as a treatment option. Dr. Brown provides acupuncture which stimulates the nervous system to release naturally occurring healing chemicals in the muscles, spinal cord and brain. The improved flow of energy associated with acupuncture increases the body's natural healing abilities including physical and emotional well-being. Dr. Brown looks forward to meeting you and joining you on the path for a healthier tomorrow.