Dr. Dolly A. Garnecki is the Founder, President, and Director of the award-winning clinic Spinal Health & Wellness. Using enhanced Pettibon System techniques in conjunction with a variety of effective adjusting and rehabilitative protocols, Dr. Garnecki is honored to be among the elite group of doctors who are capable of reducing scoliosis curvature without the use of bracing or surgery.
A board-certified chiropractic physician serving patients of all ages in northeastern Pennsylvania since 2007, and the Charlottesville area since 2008. She is an active member of the Unified Virginia Chiropractic Association, the American Chiropractic Association, the International Chiropractic Association, and the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, and the American Pregnancy Association.
A magna cum laude graduate, she earned her doctorate of chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida. She completed a preceptorship at St. Cloud Chiropractic Clinic with the Founder of CLEAR InstituteTM where she served on the Board of Advisors from 2006 to 2009.
Working with the Unified Virginia Chiropractic Association, Dr. Garnecki helped launch an initiative for chiropractic physicians to provide scoliosis screenings to 5th grade through 8th grade students across Virginia with pilot programs launched in Charlottesville and northern Virginia in 2009.
A military veteran, Dr. Garnecki proudly served as an officer in the United States Air Force for five years before pursuing a career in health care. Read about why she entered into the chiropractic profession.
A published writer in a peer-reviewed academic journal who’s been invited to teach lectures to chiropractors, physical therapists, and medical doctors on scoliosis rehabilitation protocols in Virginia, West Virginia, and Shanghai, China. A spinal expert with proven results in scoliosis treatment, she has seen patients from all over the globe–and helped them avoid scoliosis surgery.
Along with her family, Dr. Garnecki enjoys wholesome living through swimming, camping, and hiking, in the beautiful Blue Ridge. She’s the Founder and Editor of the popular healthy and intentional parenting blog for mod moms at Traveling with Baby. Also, she’s been interviewed as a subject matter expert on conditions of the spine in the book Bowling for Dummies, Experience Life! magazine, Scholastic magazine, and Charlottesville Woman Magazine.