Hendersonville, NC


About Humiston Family Chiropractic

A Brief Introduction of Dr. Rick Humiston and Humiston Family Chiropractic.

Once you read over this information you'll know for certain Humiston Family Chiropractic is your best choice.

I have a sincere commitment to help people who are ready to be helped. No matter what age, EVERYONE deserves the finest in service. With this said, it is my ambition to help people who are looking to be their very best in regards to their health, fortifying a life worth living.  

I earned my Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life Chiropractic University in Marietta, Georgia in 1997. Previous to this I earned an undergraduate degree in Movement Science in 1992 from William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey.

Memberships (current and past) with International Chiropractor's Association, International Pediatric Association, Chamber of Commerce, Hendersonville and the North Carolina Chiropractic Association .

I have delivered thousands of spinal adjustments to the people of Henderson, Transylvania and Buncombe Counties with an array of modern, effective and gentle chiropractic techniques. I have also completed hundreds of hours of post graduate studies (see below) to further my knowledge and will continue to on a yearly basis.

Post Graduate Education (various topics): Upper Cervical Specific for Full Spine Chiropractors; Thompson Technique System; Blair Primary; Palpation 3000; Children and Chiropractic; Public Education and Risk Management; Examining Chiropractic Research and Techniques; Chiropractic Pediatrics: Caring for the World's Children;  Chiropractic Philosophy; Full Spine Diversified; Percussive Instrumentation;  World Chiropractic Alliance; Subluxations and Adjustments;  Philosophical and Physiological Reasons Why Women and Babies Need Chiropractic Care;  CBP- Lumbar Spinal Rehabilitation; Clinical Evaluation of Spondylolysis/Spondylolithesis;  The Brain, Consciousness and Chiropractic;  Neurology and Chiropractic Adjustment; Gonstead Technique; Full Spine Adjusting; Logan Basic; Activator Research and Basic Scan Protocols;  Chiropractic Without a Doubt; Physical Therapy 101; Worker's Compensation Update; Nutritional Neurology;  Wellness Practice Certification Module I-IV; Problem Solving Approach to the Evaluation of Neck Pain; Clinical Documentation Seminar - Charlotte, NC.; Common Patterns of Postural Abnormalities;  Chiropractic Approach to Treat Headaches; Extreme Examination Makeover; "From Health to Wellness"; Low Back Stabilization Seminar; Orthopedic and Neurology Examination Techniques.; The Dynamic Analysis, Treatment and Rehab of Movement Dysfunctions.; Knee Injuries.  Clinical Research, MRI and X-Ray Studies with Dr. Steve Troyonavich.

Public Lectures given to: VFW; First Baptist Church Hendersonville; Hendersonville Shriner's; Home Depot; Biltmore Baptist Asheville; Business network International - Hendersonville Chapter; West and North Henderson High Schools; Hillandale and Mills River Elementary; Weekday Early Education Center; Antique Car Club of America (Hendersonville), AB Tech Dental Hygienist Student Ergonomic Workshop;  Blue Ridge Community College Cosmetology Ergonomic Workshop.


More hands on knowledge to help my patients.

2016 Spring Chiropractic Conference at the beautiful Grove Park Inn. Learning and furthering my education thereby adding to my "technique toolbox". This furthers my confidence in helping the people of Henderson County and surrounding counties, who come to Humiston Family Chiropractic.