Dr. Wayne Bennett
After graduating with honors from Palmer College
of Chiropractic-West in
1992, Dr. Bennett returned to his home town to create the Bennett
in Prescott . In 2005 he was named “ Arizona Chiropractor of the Year”
Arizona Association of Chiropractic.
Specially trained as a holistic physician, Dr.
Bennett enjoys the role of
“playing quarterback” for the multi-disciplinary team of health care
professionals at the Bennett Clinic. His treatment plans often embrace
“treatment team” approach, combining physical therapy, spinal
massage, etc. to meet the needs of the individual patient. In addition
degree as a Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Bennett has attained
diplomate status from the American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists,
American Board of Chiropractic Consultants, and the American Board of
Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. He is one of only 3
physicians in the state of Arizona to have attained all three of these
Skilled in multiple chiropractic techniques, Dr.
Bennett selects the
approach and discipline to create the most appropriate treatment plan
patient. As a Palmer graduate he uses “Palmer technique” combined with
other chiropractic techniques.
Giving Back to the Community
years, Dr. Bennett has served on over 20 boards of directors, major
and committees. A few of these positions include: Chairman of the Board
Directors of the Prescott YMCA, Board of Directors of the Prescott
Club, Charter Member: Prescott Open Trails Association, church council
etc. He volunteers his time routinely to assist in community health
such as the Lions Health Fair. Professional Leadership Dr. Bennett was
President of the Arizona Association of Chiropractic in 2005/2006. He
served as the Arizona Delegate to the American Chiropractic
Association. He has
held every office on the board of directors of the Yavapai County
Association. He has been active for many years in chiropractic
legislative issues locally, at our state capitol and in Washington, DC.
been elected to, and has served on, national committees charged with
planning for the chiropractic profession and developing chiropractic
“best practices”. Dr. Bennett uses his extensive experience in
consulting, expert witness testimony, etc. to teach continuing
courses for other doctors of chiropractic. Dr. Bennett is currently a
the American Chiropractic Association, the Arizona Association of
the Yavapai County Chiropractic Association, the Academy of
Orthopedists and the American College of Chiropractic Consultants
After graduating from Palmer College of Chiropractic-West in 2002, Dr.
returned to his home town to become part of the Bennett Clinic team.
Along with the other doctors at the Bennett
Clinic, one of Dr. Nash’s key
skills is his ability to assess each patient’s individual needs and
a unique treatment plan for that patient that often coordinates the
care with our team of healthcare professionals, including physical
decompression therapy, massage therapy, etc. along with chiropractic
Dr. Nash is proficient in a number of various
techniques and treats each
patient using the approach that he feels is best for them. Being a
graduate he uses “Palmer technique”, as well as spinal decompression
techniques, instrument adjusting (using the “Activator” instrument),
technique and others.
To achieve the best results for his patients Dr.
Nash also includes other
treatment disciplines, including physical therapy, spinal decompression
massage, in his treatment plans. While one patient may receive the best
with the application of moist heat and a light massage prior to the
chiropractic adjustment another may do best with a complete postural
exercise program under the supervision of a professional Physical
here in our clinic.
Continuing Education Ongoing “lifetime learning”
is critical in today’s
changing healthcare world. Dr. Nash keeps his clinical skills sharp
routine continuing professional education. Active himself in sports
childhood, Dr. Nash especially enjoys treating and supporting athletes.
a father and husband, he is keenly interested in sharing the
lifestyle” of maintaining health through good nutrition,
appropriate chiropractic care.
Giving Back to the Community
Dr. Nash has served on the boards of directors of
the Prescott Access
Channel and the Prescott Kiwanis Foundation. He volunteers his time
to assist in community health projects such as the Lions Health Fair.
Dr. Nash is a member of the
Arizona Association of Chiropractic and the Yavapai County Chiropractic
Association. He is the past-president of the Yavapai County
Andrew Hicks, DC is a third-generation Arizonan
who received his B.S. in
Exercise Science at Northern Arizona University. He decided
to pursue a
career in chiropractic after working in hospital pathology in both
and Phoenix. After receiving his Doctorate in Chiropractic in
Hicks and wife Amy returned home to Arizona. Hicks settled in
Valley to establish his private practice, where he has become known for
applying his extensive knowledge in anatomy and physiology to develop
treatment plans for his patients. He was also recently certified in
Decompression Therapy (SDT).
part of the Bennett Clinic team of physicians, Dr.
Hicks’ experience in creating and coordinating treatment plans that are
tailored to each patient’s needs ensures the best and most rapid
results for his patients. Patients
Dr. Hicks’ care benefit not just from multiple chiropractic technique
but also from a variety of other professional healthcare services,
Spinal Decompression Therapy, massage
therapy, physical therapy, multi-disciplinary treatment for
the knee, diet and nutrition counseling, etc.
The Bennett Clinic is
pleased to welcome the newest member
of our holistic physician team, Dr. Dorian Parent.
Dr. Parent graduated cum
Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1994. He began practice in a small
northern Michigan and within a short amount of time opened a second
for the convenience of his patients. Dr. Parent has actively
successful efforts to update antiquated legislation in the State of
resulting in empowering Doctors of Chiropractic to practice more
in that state.
During his years of
practice in Michigan Dr. Parent enjoyed
strong professional relationships with the healthcare community and has
embraced a patient-centered, integrated approach to care for many years. This holistic,
to care is what attracted Dr. Parent to the Bennett Clinic when he and
wife, Linda, a Registered Nurse, decided to move to the Prescott Valley
The doctor has two
children who are involved in the pursuit
of higher education. Both have been exchange student benefactors of
International and have traveled extensively.
Dr. Parent will be
providing a full spectrum of chiropractic
services, including sports medicine, pediatric and geriatric care, etc.
as coordinating patient care from Bennett Clinic's team of providers
includes physical therapy, spinal decompression therapy, treatment for
osteoarthritis, massage therapy and more.
Parent is a Medicare provider and is accepting new