We have a true passion for wellness.
Dr. Shepherd and his office staff work to make sure every patient is treated individually in a welcoming, friendly environment; we believe in helping each patient find the easiest path to wellness and happiness.
Dr. Dean C. Shepherd, D.C.
Dr. Dean C. Shepherd is a native Dallasite and after graduating from Thomas Jefferson High School he attended Sam Houston State University with a major in Pre Med. He then graduated with honors from Parker College of Chiropractic, Dallas, Texas in 1986 and joined Shepherd Chiropractic Offices established by his father, Dr. Irv Shepherd.
Dr. Shepherd's grandfather and grandmother, Dr. I.A. Shepherd and Christine Shepherd were among the pioneers of chiropractic. In 1988 Dr. Dean took over his father's practice.
Today Dr. Shepherd's focus continues to be implementing the purest form of true chiropractic methods to assist the body in re-balancing and healing from within. He is certified in using Bio Energy Synchronization Technique (BEST), Applied Kinesiology, Activator, Brimhall Percussor Technique, New-Stim Bio Kinetics (BK), Contact Reflex Analysis (CRA), CranioBiotic Technique, and Bio Cranial Systems.
Another foundation in Dr. Shepherd's philosophies is proper nutrition which assist the body in healing. He utilizes Standard Process Whole Food Supplement to balance body chemistry and promote cellular healing. SafeCareRx Homeopathic medicines may also be prescribed by the doctor for healing and pain relief.
Dr. Shepherd and his wife Stacy were married in 2008 and currently reside in Plano.
Jennifer Jenkins, Office Manager
Jennifer studied Communication Studies with a concentration in Corporate Communications and History at the University of Texas. After graduating 2013 and several internships, she joined Allstate as a member of the Corporate Relationships Department. There, she learned all about how to create successful relationships with clients and coworkers. In 2017, Jennifer joined the Shepherd Chiropractic team as Office Manager due to her great attention to detail and warm reception with patients.
Jennifer lives in Lewisville and enjoys long hikes, jogging, reading fiction, and healthy eating. She is also a certified yoga instructor and teaches at The Yoga Factory, our wellness partner.