The Joint Corp., a national operator, manager and franchisor of chiropractic clinics, has announced an update on its corporate expansion, including the opening of the 300th clinic in its system. These initiatives are in accordance with the company’s strategy to expand its brand presence nationally by developing both company-owned or -managed and franchised clinics in concentrated, targeted clusters across the country.
Year to Date (November 30th) Clinic Expansion Highlights
- Opened the 300th clinic in its system, in Santa Ana, California
- Opened 13 newly developed (greenfield) clinics in the Los Angeles, Tucson and Chicago markets and added an additional 25 company-owned or -managed clinics to date in 2015
- Opened 50 franchised clinics so far in 2015
- 300 total clinics in operation as of November 30, 2015, including 38 company-owned or -managed clinics and 262 franchised clinics
David Orwasher, chief development and strategy officer of The Joint Corp., commented, “We are proud of our growth thus far, and proud of having entered the country’s third-largest MSA, Chicago, with three managed clinics as of November 30th, 2015. We now have concentrations of company-owned or -managed clinics in Phoenix and Los Angeles, as well as Chicago, three of the largest MSAs in the country. We look forward to continuing to grow our number of clinics in focused, clustered concentrations across what is now 27 states.”
“Our strong clinic growth is supported by strong system-wide Comp Sales1 of 30 percent, as previously reported for the first nine months of 2015,” stated John B. Richards, chief executive officer of The Joint Corp. “In addition, our affiliated professional chiropractors have executed over 2.9 million adjustments so far in 2015 across 300 clinics in 27 states, confirming our mission to deliver convenient and affordable chiropractic care to all.”
The Joint is reinventing chiropractic by making quality care convenient and affordable for patients seeking pain relief and ongoing wellness. Our no-appointment policy and convenient hours and locations make care more accessible, and our affordable membership plans and packages eliminate the need for insurance. With 300 clinics nationwide and over two million patient visits annually, The Joint is an emerging growth company and key leader in the chiropractic profession.
1 Comp Sales include only the sales from clinics that have been open at least 13 full months and exclude any clinics that have closed.