What to Expect at Your First Visit

Please plan approximately 60 minutes for your initial visit.


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After you complete the initial registration process, we will begin to discuss your health concerns and past medical history.

Physical Examination

A physical exam will be completed, which has two primary components: (1) neurological and orthopedic examinations to determine a clinical diagnosis and. (2) assessment of your posture, muscle function, flexibility and spinal joint function. If diagnostic imaging is indicated, you will be referred to a local facility for the study.

Treatment Planning

The details of your diagnosis will be presented and discussed. Depending upon each patient's preference, we will communicate the details of the examination and treatment plan.


Treatments in our office may include stretches, exercises, therapy modalities (electrical muscle stimulation, TENS, ultrasound), soft tissue relaxation techniques and spinal manipulation/adjustments.

Dr. Copelan, a native of Rock Springs Wyoming, graduated with honors from the University of Wyoming in 2002 and was a Cum Laude graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2006. His areas of practice include general chiropractic as well as spinal cord and sports related injuries.

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