Meet Drs. Derek and Andrea Barrett
Dr. Derek Barrett, D.C. received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Physiology from Kansas State University. His passion for understanding the human body combined with his love and calling to help people, propelled him to further his education post undergraduate school. Upon witnessing, learning and experiencing several accounts of true healing, he began to understand that the body could in fact heal itself from above down and inside out. This lead him to pursue a career in the chiropractic profession. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Cleveland University Kansas City where he graduated with Cum Laude honors and met his wife Dr. Andrea Odbert. Dr. Derek has post-graduate training in several areas of alternative care, including specialty training in Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care.
Dr. Andrea Barrett, D.C. earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Sioux Falls where she attained a full ride scholarship for volleyball. She continued her education at Cleveland University Kansas City where she graduated with a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and fell in love with the principle of chiropractic. Dr. Andrea has always had a fire and dedication for hard work, not only in the sports arena and health field, but in all aspects of life. She has a special place in her heart for working with people of all ages and backgrounds and loves giving them their best chance at a healthy life. She also has post-graduate specialty training in Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care. Both Drs. Derek and Andrea Barrett are passionate about offering hope to those who have tried everything with little to no success.
Our mission at Barrett Chiropractic is to love, inspire and enhance the health and well-being of our community and surrounding area through neurologically based chiropractic care. Our team utilizes the most up-to-date scientific technology and instrumentation to provide you with the highest quality care possible.
We aim to monitor and maintain the most optimal level of human function, specifically at the upper cervical or brainstem level of the nervous system. This highly important region plays a key role in coordinating the body’s automatic functions such as breathing, heart rate, blood pressure, digestion and much more.
We focus on removing interference in the nervous system through specific chiropractic adjustments, giving you the best opportunity to restore, heal and function as optimally as possible. It is our goal to play an integral role in the health of our community and to create a friendly and professional atmosphere that you can rely on!
Doctor Barrett actually takes a personal interest in his patients and is sincere in helping them. Best chiropractic care ever!
Dr. Andrea has helped me tremendously with my chronic neck, shoulder, back pain. The corrections she does have provided relief from my fibromyalgia and given me hope for continued healing.
Schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment at Barrett Chiropractic
This New Patient Special includes a medical assessment and one SoftWave treatment session. Clinics performing SoftWave therapy are independently owned and operated, and set their own pricing for a full SoftWave treatment plan which can range from 6 to 12 sessions. By submitting your phone number, you’re consenting to receive text message updates from SoftWave.
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What results should I expect from SoftWave Therapy?
If you are a candidate for treatment, SoftWave therapy can provide both immediate and long-lasting results. After one SoftWave session, patients typically experience a 20-50% reduction in pain and improvement in mobility, lasting from a few hours to several days. Some patients require multiple sessions before experiencing improvement.
To determine if SoftWave is a suitable treatment for you, schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment, where you will receive one SoftWave treatment session, and the provider will assess whether further treatment is appropriate.
Unlike pain medications and injections, SoftWave treatment seeks to activate the body’s natural healing process at the cellular level to deliver genuine and long-lasting results.
What is the SoftWave treatment process like?
SoftWave is a fast and convenient non-invasive procedure that usually lasts 10-15 minutes, with no downtime required for recovery. First, ultrasound gel is applied, then the SoftWave device is gently placed to deliver shock waves to the injured area. Most patients feel a gentle tapping or pulsing sensation, while some patients may experience mild pain or discomfort. The use of anesthesia or numbing agents is not necessary. Effective communication with the provider during treatment can help identify treatment hotspots and track progress.
Where can I go to get SoftWave therapy?
SoftWave therapy is performed by licensed clinicians at doctors’ offices, chiropractic and physical therapy clinics, and medical centers across the United States. Click to find a SoftWave provider in your area.
Who is a candidate for treatment?
SoftWave is a viable treatment for most individuals experiencing one of the conditions listed here. To determine if SoftWave is a suitable treatment for you, schedule a $69 New Patient Appointment, where you will receive one SoftWave treatment session and the provider can assess your condition. If you experience slight pain or discomfort during the session, it may actually be an indication that the injured area will benefit from additional sessions.
Is SoftWave therapy safe with prescription medication?
SoftWave therapy can be safely combined with prescription medication in most cases.
Is SoftWave therapy safe after surgery?
SoftWave therapy is generally safe after surgery, depending on the type of surgery performed. In fact, it is commonly used to accelerate healing and post-surgical rehabilitation. Some doctors even use SoftWave in the operating room immediately after surgery, to activate the body’s healing process.
Is SoftWave safe with metal in your body?
SoftWave therapy is safe for patients with metal in their body, such as pins, plates, or joint replacements.
Is SoftWave safe with a blood pressure condition?
Yes, Softwave is generally safe for patients with blood pressure conditions, like high or low blood pressure.
Who is NOT a candidate for SoftWave therapy?
SoftWave therapy is not suitable for individuals who are pregnant, have a pacemaker, or have cancer. At your first appointment, the provider can further discuss any conditions that would impact your ability to receive therapy.
Does SoftWave therapy have side effects?
Side effects from SoftWave therapy are minimal and non-restrictive. SoftWave does not cause bruising or swelling, although some patients may experience slight redness and soreness that typically subsides within one to two days. While recovery downtime is not usually needed, we recommend avoiding high-impact movements or exercise for the first 24-48 hours.
What conditions and injuries are treated by SoftWave therapy?
SoftWave therapy treats an array of conditions, injuries and symptoms, including:
- Joint and muscle pain like knee, shoulder, and lower back pain
- Overuse injuries like plantar fasciitis, achilles tendinitis, and jumpers knee
- Orthopedic conditions like carpal tunnel, meniscus tears, and soft tissue injuries
- Ulcers, wounds, burns
- Post-surgical healing
This list grows each year as new applications are discovered for this breakthrough technology.