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1101 Standiford Avenue A-6

Modesto, CA 95350 US


Welcome to Welch Chiropractic
Your Modesto Chiropractor

For more information or to schedule an appointment with our Modesto chiropractor, call 209-522-0822 today!

Drs. Mark and Marla Welch are chiropractors serving Modesto and the surrounding area. They and the rest of the team at Welch Chiropractic are committed to providing chiropractic solutions to address your unique needs, whether you are experiencing back pain, neck pain, headaches, or even muscular tightness and tension. Even if you're looking to improve your overall health, our chiropractors can help you attain your everyday wellness goals! Visit our testimonials page to find out what our patients are saying about Drs. Mark, Marla and staff and our chiropractic care plans.

At your first visit to Welch Chiropractic, Drs. Mark and/or Marla will explain how chiropractic care works and give you a full evaluation to see if our chiropractic solutions are a good fit to address your health needs. If there is a good fit, we can customize a plan of chiropractic care for your condition and health goals.

Dr. Mark Welch | Dr. Marla Welch Modesto Chiropractor | Welch Chiropractic | 209-522-0822

1101 Standiford Avenue A-6 Modesto, CA 95350

Meet the Chiropractors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Marla Welch

    Dr. Marla graduated summa cum laude from Cleveland Chiropractic College Los Angeles in 1982. She has been in private practice with her husband Dr. Mark, at Welch Chiropractic since 1991.

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  • Dr. Mark Welch

    Dr. Mark started out as a roofer after graduating from high school, a trade he had learned from his father. Fortunately it was a job and a skill he could use to put his wife through Chiropractic College!!! While his wife was still in Chiropractic College he was in a bad motorcycle accident.

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Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Dr. Welch is knowledgeable and thorough. Office is clean, comfortable and inviting. The wait is short because his system is organized. He uses current technology for treatment. In all, my 1st visit was textbook and can be used as a training model for other chiropractor offices to follow."
  • "Dr. Mark and his staff are very professional, and he will fix the problem with out snapping my neck. Would highly recommend him"
    BW submitted 12/1/16
  • "Great experience, as usual. They always take good care of me."
    LK submitted 10/22/16

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