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Our mission at Lexington Spinal Care is to adjust, educate and encourage our patient families as they pursue health and wellness from a natural approach.

Lexington Spinal Care is a family wellness clinic offering Chiropractic care, Massage Therapy, Nutrition and Weight Loss programs to the residents of Lexington, South Carolina, and surrounding areas; our patient base includes newborns to seniors. We strive to provide families in our community with an opportunity to have a greater understanding of their health care options, and to make informed decisions about their best course of action. Our treatment plans address a patient's pain relief, rehabilitation, and wellness, with an emphasis on corrective care and degenerative prevention. Chiropractic treatment techniques include Diversified, Thompson Drop, Chiropractic BioPhysics, Pettibon, Gonstead, Toggle, Arthrostim and manual adjustments. Available physiological therapeutics include ultrasound, distraction and mechanical traction, trigger point therapy, electric muscle stimulation and decompression. Licensed massage therapists offer deep tissue massage as well as cupping and Raindrop techniques. ChiroThin coached weight loss programs are offered on-site and remotely, and Contour Light LED body contouring is available as well.


  • Dr. Edward S. Carpenter, DC

    Dr. Carpenter graduated cum laude from Life University in 1999. Prior to obtaining his doctorate degree from chiropractic school, he attended Francis Marion College in Florence, South Carolina. Dr. Carpenter has been practicing in Lexington for over 20 years and has been in his current location for almost 20! Since he began practicing chiropractic, Dr. Carpenter has continuously progressed his education, taking many educational technique and treatment courses, ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced chiropractic care available.
    Dr. Carpenter resides in Gilbert with his wife, Julie, and their three dogs. Their two grown children occasionally make the trek home, especially if they hear their dad is in charge of cooking dinner. An avid craftsman and outdoorsman, Dr. Carpenter enjoys fishing and boating, and has built a flat-bottomed Carolina Dory in his garage. He has taken his handmade boat to the Keys for fishing and is currently learning about navigating the Great Loop as his next planned adventure.

  • Julie Carpenter, CA

    Julie, co-owner and office manager for Lexington Spinal Care, is a certified Lifestyle Coach, and heads our ChiroThin and Contour Light weight loss and nutrition programs. She loves and lives the chiropractic philosophy, and happily shares her knowledge and support with patients. If you asked Julie what her favorite part of her job is, she would tell you that it is educating the patient and helping them become accountable for their own healthy decisions. When she is not working in the office, Julie is an avid reader, and enjoys crafting, fishing and boating on Lake Murray. She lives in Gilbert with her husband and three dogs.

  • Angela Toth, CA

    Angela is our Front Desk Assistant, coordinating patient scheduling and flow, dealing with insurance and patient billing, and assisting patients with all sorts of questions for over 5 years. She loves working with all our patients and getting them on the road to wellness. Originally from Kansas, Angela moved to South Carolina over 10 years ago with her husband who recently retired from the military after 20 years, and two sons. Angela and her family were patients of Lexington Spinal Care for 2 years before she joined our team. She is the first to boast her two boys are healthy and drug free despite all the rough activities they participate in due to their commitment to receiving regular Chiropractic adjustments and care.

  • Trevor Black, CA

    Trevor is currently working in our office as a Technical C.A. while completing his undergraduate studies in preparation for attending Sherman Chiropractic College (Fall 2020). Excited and ready to start the next phase of his own chiropractic path, Trevor is also getting married in the spring of 2021. Originally from Barnwell, he and his fiancé Katy divide their time between Lexington (Gilbert) and Spartanburg and enjoy hunting, fishing, and boating on the Beaufort, SC coast.

  • Johnny Rivera, Jr
    LMT SC 12094

    Originally from New York, Johnny moved to South Carolina one year ago with his daughter (who is his world). After finding his passion for fitness during his time serving in the USMC he decided to become certified as a personal trainer in 2016. In 2019, he became a licensed massage therapist to expand his scope of practice. Johnny’s primary passion as a massage therapist is helping people; whether it be relieving stress or helping alleviate areas of pain. He is constantly increasing his opportunity to assist his clients, most recently completing certification for Cupping technique.

  • Stephanie Martin
    RT (R), CA

    Stephanie is our x-ray technician, assisting Dr. Carpenter with patient evaluations. A graduate of Greenville Technical College, Stephanie moved from the upstate in 2005. A Carolina girl through and through, she currently resides in Irmo with her husband and their two children. She is an avid Gamecock fan and in her free time she enjoys cooking new recipes, going to the gym and playing with her two dogs, Sadie and Ellie.

  • Michaela Glidden,
    CA

    Michaela comes from Maine and relocated to SC four years ago with her family. As a Therapy CA, Michaela assists patients with all physiological therapeutics, administering EMS, ultrasound, and decompression, as well as monitoring traction therapies and Pettibon vibration. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones, shopping, reading, and being a crazy cat lady! She loves living in the country with her giant dog and four cats. At LSC, she enjoys helping everyone get healthy and feel their best.

  • Belinda Haney,
    LMT SC 11616

    Bio coming soon!

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Our Location

524 Columbia Ave. | Lexington SC, 29072

Office Hours

Find Out When We Are Open

Monday:

7:30 am - 12:00 pm

2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:

2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am - 12:00 pm

2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am - 12:00 pm

2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed