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Meet The Doctors

“The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.” -Thomas Edison

Meet Dr. Joseph Wahl

Born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, Dr. Joseph D. Wahl was fascinated, even as a child, with how the human body functions.

With a Bachelor of Science from North Carolina State University, Dr. Wahl graduated from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 1990 and began his practice in Greensboro. In 1991 he moved to Southern Pines and took over the practice, Southern Pines Chiropractic.

Since then, Dr. Wahl has built Southern Pines Chiropractic into a practice that embodies the Chiropractic Triad of Health: structural, chemical and mental. He has assembled a group of six employees, including two licensed massage therapists, who offer a full range of services including Sigma Instrument Adjusting, massage therapy, nutritional and weight-loss counseling and custom orthotics.

Dr. Wahl truly cares about his patients and their well-being. His goal is to set his patients on a course that leads to a richer, better life as a result of the chiropractic experience. Dr. Wahl enjoys running and regularly participates in marathons and half-marathons.

Meet Dr. Kenneth Ring

Dr. Kenneth Ring of Southern Pines Chiropractic, utilizes Webster Technique, Craniosacral Technique (CST), and various other gentle techniques for the care of prenatal and pediatric chiropractic patients.

Dr. Kenneth Ring was born and raised in Moore County, NC and is proud to now be serving the community he grew up in.  Dr. Ring is a 2011 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO. Following graduation, he spent 6 years practicing in Charleston, SC, where his practice was focused on prenatal and pediatric chiropractic and family wellness care.

He is married to his high school sweetheart, Rebecca, and has four children: Ann-Marie (8), Greyson (6), Joel (3), & Merrick (1). Dr. Ring's love of family and light-hearted personality drove his interest in family wellness care and prompted advanced study in prenatal and pediatric chiropractic.  He is a Webster certified chiropractor and member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.

Dr. Ring takes a holistic approach for treating low back & neck pain, headaches, muscular problems, disc issues, & personal injuries and utilizes various adjusting & soft tissue techniques, as well as various therapeutic modalities to ensure optimal care and outcomes for his patients. He spent his senior year in graduate school researching digestive health and received his Internal Health Specialist certification from Logan College. This specific knowledge base gives Dr. Ring an exceptional understanding of how to support the body to maintain wellness and promote health.

Outside of Chiropractic, Dr. Ring enjoys spending time with his family doing the things they love.  Whether exploring new places, playing card games, or just enjoying the outdoors, when Dr. Ring is away from the office, he is likely to be found with his family.  In the rare occasion he finds time all to himself, he loves to spend time woodworking, hiking, or learning something new.

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