Dr. Patrick J. DeFrancesco earned his Bachelor’s of Science Degree from the University of Miami and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Doctorate of Chiropractic Degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic. He has been married to his beautiful wife, Katherine, for 25 years. They have two children, Joseph and Giana.
Dr. DeFrancesco has been in practice for over 20 years and has over 8,000 active patients who travel from all over the Northeast, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York to receive his care. Patients include people of all ages and from all walks of life. Professional and collegiate athletes, police officers, builders and construction workers who rely on healthy bodies for their livelihood benefit from his chiropractic care. It’s just as important for those who want to maintain a healthy and pain-free lifestyle.
Dr. DeFrancesco is an active member in the International Chiropractic Association, The Connecticut Chiropractic Council, The Connecticut Chiropractic Association, The Glastonbury Rotary Club, The Glastonbury Chamber of Commerce and he serves on the board for the Glastonbury Wellness Committee.
He enjoys volunteering his time to help benefit local charities. He also donates his services twice a year to assist the homeless and battered women shelters.
Philosophy about Healing
Dr. DeFrancesco is a dedicated Doctor of Chiropractic, as evidenced by the completion of several hundred hours of continuing education seminars and numerous achievement awards over the years. Dr. DeFrancesco takes a comprehensive look at the "whole" person, not just his or her aches and pains. He helps his patients understand how their bodies work and shows them how to establish pain free existence. Chiropractors are not healers - they are catalysts for the innate healing powers within each and every individual.
Dr. DeFrancesco is fully insured and board certified by the Connecticut State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.