back in action chiropractic and massage

back in action chiropractic and massage

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Dr Joseph Nitti, Chiropractic Physician

About Us


Experienced Knowledge


We strive to provide the Quality of Care and Services beyond your expectation.Our Chiropractic and Massage Center has become The "GO TO" Place for Pain Relief , Performance and Health in the High Country .

WE Treat YOU like Family


Our Goal is to provide 110% of our effort ,knowledge ,experience and skills to provide you with the most Effective and Personalized Program to meet your Goals . We want you Out of Pain and 'Back in Action Again "  Our Patient base is almost 100% from referring patients . We aim to please . Come on in and "Experience the difference"!


"Amazing Experience! My first visit and I can't believe how much better I feel"    - Stephanie K.

"I went to Dr. Nitti because I had poor posture and back pain from carrying my childrenAfter several sessions, my posture has already improved, the PAIN IS GONE...     - Kirsten H.

Dr. Nitti is a true healer!  He has helped my back when I couldn't even think straight due to horrible pain.  He has helped my feet when I couldn't walk.  He put me back together like magic!   - Julia H.

"Dr. Nitti is great!! I tweaked my back on the slopes and could hardly walk. I called his office and quickly realized he was closed the morning I called. I left a message and he took time out of his day off to come in and meet me. I couldn't ask for a better experience from someone who obviously loves what he does! Not only did he greatly help me, but was very friendly and courteous. I would recommend this firm to anyone in need of care. Thank you! "     - Don D.

 "When I first came to Dr. NittiI had constant pain in my low back since my Car Accident three months prior.Now after 10 visits, the pain is almost COMPLETELY GONE! "....    A.L.L

"I was involved in. n AUTO ACCIDENT being rear ended. There were no cuts, abrasions or broken bones but for the next 3 years I saw Orthopedic Surgeons,Pain Management Doctors and Physical Therapists.Some problems were addressed, however, many were not. 

Dr Nitti made such a "Dramatic "change in my life because of the care and treatment I received .My advice to all who experience pain is see Dr. Nitti . "    - Wynona T.

I became a patient of Dr. Joe Nitti after x-rays revealed degenerative arthritis and bone spurs in my neck. The orthopedist agreed a chiropractor could help manage the chronic condition with pain relief and increased mobility. As a result of the ongoing gentle treatment, techniques, and training by Dr. Nitti I am now able to easily move my neck without stiffness and pain. Life is good! I highly recommend Dr. Joe Nitti..    - Judy N.

Our Effective "RESULT based" services

Chiropractic Care - Dr Joseph Nitti, Clinic Director


 Dr. Joseph Nitti began his professional Chiropractic training at Parker Chiropractic College in Dallas ,Texas ,where he completed his Doctorate in 1997.He participated as an active member in many Special Studies,including Myofascial Therapy, Gonstead, Chiropractic BioPhysics and Exercise Rehabilitaion.

Dr Nitti's Unique training includes experience in Advanced Muscle Techniques, multiple Adjusting Techniques from gentle to higher velocity, nutrition as well as advanced rehab protocols for injuries.His training also includes Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Cupping, which he studied in Beijing,China under the guidance of Oriental Medicine Doctors from some of China's foremost hospitals. Dr. Nitti maintains a Chiropractic Certification in Acupuncture from the State of North Carolina. He uses a unique combination of Chiropractic , Musclework and Acupuncture to treat pain and injuries as well as many other Health conditions both acute and chronic.

Dr.Joe has also held licensure and practice experience in Virginia,Colorado, Florida and North Carolina.

He successfully treated patients for Auto Accidents and Work Related Injuries, Sciatic Pain, and pain of the neck , mid and low back, shoulder, knee,arm ,leg and foot pain . He has been successful in treating  many types of headaches .

His philosophy is focused on what is most effective for EACH patient.

" I have studied many different approaches to healing and pain relief.I choose what I feel is MOST Effective  formula to achieve my goal of providing my patients with the care and results they expect."  -- Dr.Joe

His Chiropractic care has surpassed the borders of the United States onto countries throughout South America , Asia and Mexico,where he introduced thousands of first time patients to the Power of Chiropractic.

Dr, Nitti has gained much recognition as the voice of "Back in Action ,Back to Health", a weekly radio show which aired for ten years .He has aided people locally and internationally through numerous fundraising efforts including the collection and distribution of toys, clothes and necessities for those living in impoverished communities of Haiti and Colombia,as well as the surrounding High Country.As part of his professional and personal dedication  to helping those in need,Dr Joe actively participates in numerous civic and charitable groups, and regularly provides Health and Wellness Education to small and large groups.

Dr Nitti ia a World traveler. From Hiking the Andes in Peru,canoeing the Amazon in Bolivia,and rappelling the waterfalls of Venezuela to Rafting the rivers of Patagonia or  Safari Camping in Africa , he continues to explore the far reaches of adventure. However ,Dr Joe 's real love is a place he calls home : Banner Elk and the High Country where he and his wife Marianella Nitti M.D. raise their 5 beautiful daughters.


Deep Tissue Massage NO "Foo Foo "Massage Here!


Our Licensed Massage Therapists

Tammy Gates and Micah Stier ,LMT  have 40 years Experience combined !

Providing the Highest quality in Therapeutic Technique and      Professionalism . 


Medical Acupuncture


Dr Joe utilizes Acupuncture, Electrical Stimulation, Guasha and Cupping Techniques to reduce pain, Stiffness, and promote wellness and healing . Acupuncture can be Effective for Pain relief,Headaches,Insomnia,

Anxiousness ,Neuropathies and other Ailment . Chinese Cupping is a" Big Hit" with our Young and Senior Athlete alike


Be part of Our "Back in Action " Family 

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Call Us 828-898-9000

Call to Schedule an Appointment- Walk ins Welcomed

Please contact us directly with any questions, comments, or scheduling inquiries you may have.

Fax any documents to (800)437-3473

Back In Action Chiropractic

141 Shawneehaw Ave, " Downtown "Banner Elk,N.C. ,28604



Monday ,Weds, Friday: 9am - 6pm

Tues 9am -1pm

Saturday: By Appointment

After Hour :HOTLINE 828-260-2025

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