Chiropractor David Batton Royal Oak MI



Doctor David Batton at Chiropractic Center of Royal Oak provides superb chiropractic care with a personal touch in Royal Oak.


In our practice, we exceed our patients' expectations for great chiropractic care. Count on our team to address your issues and answer all your questions. 


Welcome to Chiropractic Center of Royal Oak, we are conveniently located at 1821 North Campbell road in Royal Oak, Michigan. We provide treatment for back pain, neck pain, sciatica, car accidents, workers compensation injuries and other spinal and natural health related issues. We have Chiropractors, personal trainers and massage therapists on staff give you the care you deserve.


You’ll know the moment you arrive that this is the place. We are here to exceed your expectations.





Our Royal Oak office provides patients with positive chiropractic experiences that will protect and maintain their lifestyle.

Chiropractic Center of Royal Oak

We are a comprehensive wellness center with professionals of different backgrounds and areas of specialization that provide care for a wide range of problems. The emphasis of treatment is on non-invasive, non-toxic modalities that address the root of the problem, not just the symptom. We invite you to surf our site and discover what it is we do to help people just like you! If you’re looking to return your body to balance, please give us a call. let us provide you with the chiropractic, massage, nutrition and fitness services that you deserve.

If you're looking for a top Royal Oak chiropractor we are here to help. It's also a bonus that most insurances are accepted. Today many people are searching for a “chiropractor near me”. We hope to be your first choice. Also, don’t forget to click on our New Patient Special. It’s a great way to test-drive our services.

understanding chiropractic care



Frequently Asked Questions About Chiropractors in Royal Oak

1. What is a chiropractor?

A primary care healthcare professional that focuses on Vertebral Subluxation correction to allow the patient's body to heal and work at its full potential.

2. What is chiropractic care?

Chiropractic care is a total healthcare approach that is focused on the analysis and correction of Vertebral Subluxation.

3. Are chiropractors doctors?

Yes, Chiropractors receive the same education as any other primary healthcare professional including MD and DO.

4. What is the History of Chiropractic Care?

Chiropractic was founded in 1895 when Dr.  Palmer adjusted Harvey Lillard and by doing so restored his lost hearing.  From this Dr. Palmer surmised that removing interference to the nerves from the brain to the body would allow the human body to do what it does best which is heal itself.

5. Does chiropractic work?

Yes, removing Vertebral Subluxations allows the body to heal itself.

6. Are chiropractors safe?

Yes, the malpractice insurance companies verify this.  The annual cost for malpractice insurance for a Chiropractor is roughly $1,500.  The annual cost for an MD / DO is roughly $15,000.

7. How many chiropractic sessions do you need?

Everyone is different, in my 34 years of practice I have found that most people will be symptom-free in 3 – 8 visits but I then suggest regular maintenance care.

8. How much does a chiropractic care cost

My normal office visit fee is $40.00.

9. Why should you choose our office?

I have been practicing for 34 years.  There is a reason it is called practice.  As a doctor, I am always learning and perfecting my diagnostic and adjusting skills. 

10. What are common chiropractic techniques?

Gonstead, Diversified, Side Posture, Toggle-Recoil, Knee Bench, Activator.

11. What other conditions can be treated by chiropractic care?

The only condition treated by Chiropractic is Vertebral Subluxation.  Removing subluxation can allow the body to relieve neck pain, back pain, leg pain and any other malady that impedes good health

12. Can I get chiropractic care during pregnancy?

Yes, during pregnancy the body produces a hormone that causes ligaments to relax.  This creates conditions for vertebral subluxations occur.  Many pregnant women experience back and/or neck pain as a result

13. How does a chiropractor help lower back pain?

By removing the Vertebral Subluxation.  When the vertebra is subluxated the body will use the muscles to try and correct this issue.  In many cases, this is what the patient feels, muscle spasm.  Correcting the subluxation allows the body to relax the muscles.

14. How does a chiropractor help neck pain?

By removing the Vertebral Subluxation.  When the vertebra is subluxated the body will use the muscles to try and correct this issue.  In many cases, this is what the patient feels, muscle spasm.  Correcting the subluxation allows the body to relax the muscles.

15. Is chiropractic treatment appropriate for children?

Yes, children have spines and taking care of them early in life will help ensure that they have fewer issues as an adult.  I have adjusted children as young as 5 days old.

16. What type of education and training do chiropractors have?

Bachelor's Degree and Doctorate Degree as well as 2 years of clinical training.

17. Why do adjustments sometimes make a popping sound?

All joint spaces have a small amount of gas in them.  When you move gas between 2 hard surfaces it can make a sound, just like snapping your fingers.

18. Are all patients adjusted the same way?

No, everyone is an individual and as such needs to be assessed and then adjusted appropriately

19. How does a chiropractor help sciatica?

By removing the Vertebral Subluxation which is often the source of the pressure on the Sciatic Nerve.

20. Will a chiropractic adjustment completely remove back pain?

If the pain is the result of spinal misalignment creating a subluxation then yes it will.