About the Doctors

The Leading Providers of Chiropractic Care in Connecticut!


Dr. Patrick J. DeFrancesco


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Dr. Patrick DeFrancesco has been setting the highest standards in chiropractic for over 25 years. He earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Miami. He continued his education at Palmer College of Chiropractic and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Doctorate of Chiropractic Degree.

Dr. DeFrancesco opened his practice in 1992 with a primary goal to educate the citizens of Glastonbury and surrounding communities about the value and benefits of chiropractic care. He has focused his life and practice on the importance of healthy living. “A healthy spine and nervous system, proper exercise combined with an appropriate diet leads to a healthy, happy and well- adjusted life.”
Dr. DeFrancesco is passionate about continuing education and being current in the latest chiropractic advances.

Dr. DeFrancesco enjoys volunteering his time to help benefit local charities such as the annual ” Toys for Care” event to collect holiday gifts for WTIC’s Gary Craig’s, We Are The Children Party. He is an active member of the International Chiropractic Association, The Connecticut Chiropractic Association, The Connecticut Chiropractic Council,The Glastonbury Chamber of Commerce. He has served on the board for the Glastonbury Wellness Committee and was a 20 year member of the Glastonbury Rotary Club.

He lives in Glastonbury with his wife Katherine and two children Joseph and Giana.

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. Heather K. Woodbury


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Dr. Heather K. Woodbury, a Mystic CT. native, earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from the University of Connecticut. She graduated cum laude from the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic and is now in her 17th year of practice. Dr. Woodbury decided to pursue a career in chiropractic after chiropractic care alleviated headaches that had plagued her for years. As a lifelong athlete, she has also developed an interest in fitness and nutrition and enjoys teaching her patients the benefits of both.