Nathaniel Swan, DC
Dr. Swan has extensive experience in western medicine, exercise therapy, and chiropractic. He began his patient care as a Navy corpsman and was hired by Duke Medical Hospital after he left the service. There, he assisted the Neurology, Orthopedic, and Ophthalmology Surgical Departments. Dr. Swan has always been passionate about educating and fostering relationships with his patients throughout his career. He completed his nursing degree at UNC in 1979, received his degree in Exercise Physiology Lab at UCLA, was director of a spinal cord injury rehabilitation center and has since worked as a chiropractor for the past 18 years. He is certified in Cranial, Cox Flexion-Distraction, and SOT Chiropractic adjustment techniques and has advanced degrees in Atlas work.
An avid sailor most of his life, Dr. Swan has won the Snipe Class Junior National Championships in 1965 and has also raced on a world class outrigger canoe team, winning the Molokai Channel Race 4 times. He also stays active as a 3.5 level tennis player. You can find him playing on both a men’s 18+ tennis league and a mixed doubles team.