Meet the Doctors

Dawn P. Patrick, MS DC & Dr. A. Shane Dreher are licensed Chiropractors and Nutritionist serving the James Island and surrounding Charleston Community.

Drs. Patrick & Dreher have been freeing people from pain and degenerative changes for over a combined 32 years and they are committed to promoting optimal health and wellness to their patients.

We employ a "whole person approach" to health and wellness. This approach means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and make the appropriate interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Using this unique approach, we are able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health. This approach will utilize Chiropractic adjustments, Physical Therapy techniques, Disc decompression, Massage Therapy, Tool Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, Functional Exercises, Postural re-education and Nutritional consults and support.

  • Dr Dawn Patrick

    Dr Dawn Patrick has been practicing chiropractic since 2002; She has a Masters degree in Nutrition and degenerative diseases.  She has helped patients with: digestive issues, allergies, chronic infections, hormone imbalances, menopause, Low 'T', adrenal health, fertility issues, and much more. She is passionate about educating her patients on the limitless healing capabilities of whole food nutrition and dietary changes.

  • Dr A. Shane Dreher

    Dr A. Shane Dreher as been practicing chiropractic since 1996. He relocated to Charleston in 2012 where he is widely known for his focus on Decompression and the treatment of herniated discs as well as degenerative spinal conditions.  Dr. Dreher is not only experienced but clinically skilled in dealing with the neuro-musculo-skeletal system, is well versed in spinal trauma and rehabilitation, and has a thorough understanding of personal injury and worker's compensation cases. 

    Dr. Dreher is board certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and has worked in  a wide variety of clinics throughout the United States and is currently licensed in 3 states.

    Dr. Dreher has also helped advance the Chiropractic profession with the development and patenting of several orthopedic devices.

    Let our advanced education and training help you to restore your health. 

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm


By Appointment




Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Dr. Shane is my hero! He has helped eliminate the pain in my back and helping me get my neck back to normal. He cares, talks to me in plain English with amazing analogies to help me understand my condition. He is amazing and he gets results!"
    Dawn S
  • "Great doctor and knows and understands how to correct what is wrong. I have been going to Dr. Dreher for over 1 year and I would recommend this practice to anyone!"
    Andrea B