Welcome To Powell Chiropractic Center
We are pleased that you have chosen our clinic for your health care needs. It is our goal to partner with you to achieve your wellness objectives. Treatment at our clinic may include diet, nutrition, & exercise instruction, as well as physical therapy and spinal manipulation. The feedback as to how you feel you are progressing is vital to our development of your plan of care.
For this reason Dr. Wegener may suggest a series of appointments according to your condition. For optimal results, please follow this treatment plan as closely as possible. If you find that you must cancel an appointment, we ask that you reschedule that appointment within the next day or so to keep you progressing on your treatment program. Because our office is busy, you are encouraged to make your appointments in advance. This way you will reserve the times that will be most convenient for you, and they will be easier to remember.
We ask that you arrive promptly for your appointments, so that we can serve all of our patients as efficiently as possible. We realize that your time is valuable, and we will do our best to get you in to see the doctor as close to your appointment time as possible.
Payment for services is required at the time of visit unless otherwise arranged. For your convenience we offer many payment options, which included check, cash, MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards. We do not want finances to interfere with the care you need, and we will be happy to work with you regarding financial arrangements, if necessary.
Service to our patients is our top priority. If you have a complaint that you do not feel has been adequately addressed by the staff please feel free to call our customer service line at 865-556-8707. Thank you, and once again welcome to our office!
Dr. Donald Wegener
Dr. Wegener is a native of St. Louis, Missouri and he attended the University of Missouri-Columbia at which time he was accepted to Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in human anatomy from Logan University and went on to receive his Doctorate degree from Logan University in 1982 as a D.C. He has done extensive postgraduate study in chiropractic orthopedics and chiropractic neurology. He is a diplomat of the National Board of Chiropractic examiners as well as the State of Tennessee’s first diplomat of the American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedist. He received his diplomat status in 1992. He was the first Chiropractic Orthopedist in the state, there are currently two. He was granted the title of Fellow of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedist in 1995 and is the only Fellow in the State of Tennessee. He currently is board eligible by the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology and he completed his curriculum of study in neurology in 1996 with further study in 2004.
He is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and within that association is a member of the Council on diagnostic imaging as well as the Council on chiropractic orthopedics. He is a member of the Tennessee Chiropractic Association and a past president of that association serving his presidency in 1995 and 1996. He has been the chairman of the insurance Council for the Tennessee Chiropractic Association from 1993 through 2007 and is currently serving as a member of the insurance council for the state Association. He continues to work for several insurance carriers in the field of malpractice defense work serving as an expert witness.
He is currently a consultant and has worked extensively with Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee. In 2000, he wrote the utilization management guidelines for chiropractic and osteopathic manipulative medicine for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee. He has written the utilization management guidelines for Manipulation under Anesthesia for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee. He has served on many peer-review panels for various insurance carriers across the State of Tennessee. He was instrumental in writing the peer-review document for the Tennessee Chiropractic Association. He currently serves on the panel of peer-review for medical management for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee representing all of manipulative medicine across the state. He also consults for Cariten Healthcare here in the east Tennessee area and has written the utilization management guidelines for Cariten in 2003.
He was honored as the Tennessee Chiropractic Association’s chiropractor of the year in 1996. His hobbies include golfing, water skiing and bicycle riding as well as fitness training and spending time with his family doing various outdoor activities. He and his wife Cindy have two children, Travis and Tracy.
Visit Our Powell Location
POWELL CHIROPRACTIC CENTER
7311 Clinton Hwy.
Powell, TN 37849
Monday: 7am-11:45am, 2pm-5:45pm
Tuesday: 8am-11:45am, 2pm-4:45pm
Wednesday: 7am-11:45am, 2pm-5:45pm
Friday: 7am-11:45am, 2pm-5:45pm
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