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Chiropractor in Lawrence, KS

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At The Chiropractic Experience, we stand out from the competition by offering a unique blend of wellness-certified chiropractic care and a deep commitment to our patients’ well-being. Dr. Mark Howarter, D.C., our passionate and dedicated practitioner, brings his extensive experience not only as a chiropractor but also as a minister, adding a special touch to our practice.

What truly sets us apart is Dr. Howarter’s unwavering certainty in the benefits of chiropractic care, driven by his firsthand experiences of helping people regain their health and vitality. He doesn’t just administer adjustments; he walks alongside his patients, offering prayers, empathy, and support during their healing journeys.

We believe that you are the expert on your body, and we consider your feedback integral to your healing process. Your voice matters to us, and every appointment is an opportunity for open communication in a relaxed, unhurried environment. Feel free to ask questions, share your concerns, and let us explain our approach to your care. We’re not just here to treat symptoms; we’re here to empower you to take control of your health.

Our Practice

Our practice is also proud to cater to families, including the little ones. We offer advanced equipment, such as the Insight Equipment, which includes neural scans, digital X-rays (a rarity among chiropractors), and a super feet scanner for custom orthotics. These tools allow us to comprehensively assess your nervous system’s health and provide personalized recommendations to enhance your well-being.

At The Chiropractic Experience, we’re not just here to treat symptoms; we’re here to empower you to take control of your health. Join us, and together, we’ll achieve your wellness goals.

Why Choose Us?

When it comes to choosing a chiropractic partner for your wellness journey, The Chiropractic Experience stands out for a multitude of reasons:

What to Expect

Learn what you can expect in your first few visits at The Chiropractic Experience.

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The initial examination includes consultation, neurological assessment with Insight Technology, digital footprint analysis, all necessary x-rays, and first adjustment.

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Specific spinal adjustment performed by a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic (may also include additional stretches and/or soft tissue care).

Dr. Mark Howarter - Chiropractor in Lawrence, KS

Dr. Mark Howarter

Director, Chiropractor

With years of practice and a dedication to staying at the forefront of chiropractic advancements, Dr. Howarter has honed his skills to provide you with the highest quality care. His compassionate approach to patient care is deeply rooted in his background in ministry and pastoral leadership. He’s not just a practitioner; he’s here to support you emotionally and spiritually as well. As an active member of the Lawrence community, he is committed to improving the well-being of its residents. He understands the unique needs of the community and tailors his care accordingly.

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Our Chiropractic Services

At The Chiropractic Experience, we offer a variety of chiropractic services tailored to meet your individual needs. Whether you’re dealing with back pain, neck pain, or require more specialized care such as pregnancy chiropractic or pediatric chiropractic, our skilled team has you covered.

We prioritize holistic health and wellness care by providing spinal adjustments, joint mobilization, and muscle therapy that promote your body’s natural healing process.

We embrace a natural treatment approach for managing pain and improving mobility. Our services include everything from injury rehabilitation to preventive maintenance aimed at keeping your family healthy.

Each session is designed to deliver not only immediate relief but also long-term well-being through consistent physical therapy and spinal restoration techniques. Let us help you maintain an active lifestyle free from discomfort with our comprehensive range of chiropractic care options in Lawrence, KS.


Experience the benefits of chiropractic adjustments tailored to your specific needs. Dr. Mark Howarter, D.C., uses advanced techniques to restore spinal alignment, alleviate pain, and enhance your body’s natural healing abilities.
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Wellness is a family affair. We welcome patients of all ages, from infants to seniors, and offer family-focused care to help your entire household achieve and maintain optimal health.
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AdvancedDiagnostic Technology

Our state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, including neural scans and digital X-rays, enable us to pinpoint the root causes of your health issues accurately. This precise diagnosis guides our treatment plans.
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Experience improved posture, comfort, and balance with custom orthotics. Our super feet scanner ensures that your orthotics are tailored to your unique foot structure and needs.
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Benefit from the expertise of Dr. Mark Howarter, D.C., who is a leader in the use of Flexion Distraction techniques. This gentle and effective approach helps with disc-related issues, lower back pain, and more.
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Achieve lasting wellness by making informed lifestyle choices. Our team provides guidance on nutrition, exercise, and ergonomic improvements, empowering you to take control of your health.
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Conditions We Treat

Expanding on the services we offer, we address a wide variety of conditions that impact your quality of life. Our chiropractic adjustments are effective for relieving back pain, managing neck stiffness, and mitigating the discomfort associated with migraines and tension headaches.

We recognize that each individual’s condition is unique, which is why our x-ray assessment plays a crucial role in developing personalized treatment plans.

Our comprehensive approach to health care extends to aiding patients with sciatica symptoms, such as leg pain or numbness, by focusing on spine alignment and nerve function. In addition to these common ailments, we also specialize in injury rehabilitation for those recovering from accidents or sports injuries.

Trust us to be your partner in aligning your body’s structure with a lifestyle of wellness—without relying solely on medications or invasive procedures.

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Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care offers pain relief, improved mobility, better posture, and overall wellness. These natural treatment options can make a significant difference in your quality of life.

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Pain Relief

We get how pain can throw a wrench into your everyday routine, and our goal is to ease that discomfort without meds or surgery. If you’re dealing with constant back pain or enduring ongoing aches, we’ve got tried-and-true chiropractic methods ready to go after the root of your agony.

Our technique? It’s all about the hands-on work and keeping things non-invasive to get your body’s balance back on track and take the pressure off your nerves.

Lots of folks coming through our doors notice their pain dialing down big time after just a couple of visits. We zero in on getting that spine straightened out—when it’s lined up right; it eases up on both nerves and muscles, which can mean quick relief for you.

We’re here to boost how good you feel day-to-day by tackling the pesky pain that’s been cramping your style. But hey, we don’t stop at just killing the pain; we want to ramp up how well you move too so you can kick into high gear with whatever activities light your fire.

Improved Mobility

You can achieve improved mobility through chiropractic care, which targets musculoskeletal issues causing stiffness or limited movement. By providing adjustments and targeted therapies, proper alignment and function can be restored, allowing for freer movement and an overall better quality of life.

This enhanced mobility enables easier engagement in daily activities.

Chiropractic adjustments offer a natural and holistic approach to addressing the root cause of mobility issues, leading to improved movement and flexibility. Whether it’s back pain or joint discomfort you’re experiencing, chiropractic services aim to enhance your body’s ability to move comfortably and efficiently.

Better Posture

Improving posture is essential for spinal health and overall well-being. Good posture helps disperse the force of gravity throughout the body, reducing stress on muscles and joints.

It also supports better breathing and digestion, while enhancing a confident appearance.

Our tailored chiropractic adjustments can correct misalignments in the spine to enhance posture. This personalized care aims to alleviate discomfort associated with poor posture and improve overall physical function.

Overall Wellness

Improving posture has a significant impact on overall wellness. Maintaining proper alignment reduces stress on muscles and joints and supports a healthy spine, alleviating pain and enhancing the body’s ability to function optimally.

Prioritizing good posture promotes better circulation, leading to improved energy levels and mental clarity. Proper alignment can positively influence digestion and contribute to a more positive outlook.

These holistic benefits underscore the vital role that posture plays in achieving overall wellness.

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Physical therapy ended last week but, the pain, though minimal, was still in couple spots. So, Mark fixed my discomfort with a few decompression stretches, and focused pressure. Walked out better than I walked in, as usual. Thank you!

Marcus F.

Dr.Mark has been a blessing to me/for me for 10+ years and I highly recommend his service. Dr. Mark, I look upon him as the THE GRAND CHIROPRACTOR OF EMPATHY, He really cares for people's issues in adjustments with using the Gift God has called him to do.

Ada H.

Dr. Mark is helping me fix many years of self destruction and always makes a priority to repair anything I have done to myself since my last visit.

Bridgette M.

Dr. Mark is amazing!! Have received chiropractic treatments for ten years in another state and was very uneasy about a different chiropractor. He has treated my problems more aggressively and I have achieved a much higher level of progress!!! I have been amazed and so very grateful!!! I highly recommend him and his assistant Michell!!!

Sondra D.

I arrived back from vacation with vertigo. Mark had me right as rain in minutes. I honestly don't know what I would do without him. He's the only only person to ever stop my migraines and now this. Thank you Dr. Mark!

Jenn E.

Chiropractor in Lawrence, KS - The Chiropractic Experience Clinic

Why Choose Our Practice

We offer personalized care tailored to each individual’s specific needs. Our dedicated team takes the time to understand your concerns and develop a customized treatment plan that addresses your unique situation.

Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with advanced technology, ensuring you receive the highest quality of care.

Our commitment to ongoing education means we stay abreast of the latest developments in chiropractic care, employing innovative techniques backed by scientific research. We prioritize patient satisfaction and strive to create a welcoming environment where you can feel at ease while receiving top-notch treatment for your back pain relief and overall wellness needs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What types of payment methods do you accept?

At The Chiropractic Experience, we accept most major forms of payment including cash, major credit cards, and checks. If you want to know whether or not we take a specific payment form, please contact us, and we’ll be more than happy to go over it with you!

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Do you accept appointments? Do you accept walk-ins?

We recognize that there are instances when you may not be able to book an appointment.

In such instances, you are welcome to see us without an appointment.

Appointments are always encouraged and will be given priority over walk-ins, but we recognize the value of this alternative for persons with hectic schedules.

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What are your hours of operation?

Mon-Thursday: 9AM–1PM, 3PM–6PM
Fri, Sat, Sunday: Closed

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