Health First is a state of the art chiropractic center providing the most talented chiropractors in NC.
We have chiropractic offices in Greensboro, High Point, Reidsville, Asheboro and Burlington, NC and strive to provide the most effective chiropractic treatments for patients in our area.
Our practice includes the conservative treatment of disorders of the neck and back, soft tissue sprains and strains, non-surgical intervertebral disc lesions, carpal tunnel syndrome, whiplash associated disorders, fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndromes, as well as headaches and migraines.
We use the latest FDA approved equipment and technology available, and combine medicine, physical rehabilitation, chiropractic and massage to ensure fast, long lasting results for our patients.
We are committed to providing the newest and best in technological advances and techniques to achieve maximum results for our patients. Each patient will be treated like a member of our family and will receive the best of care. If we believe we can help you, we will offer to try. If we can not help you, we will refer you to the appropriate specialist.
At HealthFirst we know that you and your health concerns are unique. That is why our practice combines the unique talents of traditional medicine, physical rehabilitation, chiropractic and massage. Our multi-specialty team provides you with a non-surgical approach to your pain or injury. HealthFirst is committed to providing the highest quality of health services to help restore each patient to optimal health and well being. At HealthFirst our goal is to offer relief of pain while working to correct the cause of your condition and maintain your health, with you as an active participant. The most successful health program is devoted to both healing and restoration of complete function.
Dr. Roosevelt J. Smith DC
Dr. Roosevelt J. Smith DC is originally from New York City area where he was born and raised. Following his graduation from Don Bosco Prep High school in Ramsey, New Jersey, Dr. Smith attended Bucknell University in Lewisburg PA. Shortly following his graduation from college Dr. Smith enrolled into Life University to earn his Doctorate in Chiropractic. Upon his graduation in 2000 Dr. Smith practiced in Michigan where he was an associate doctor at Health Quest chiropractic. After a years employment Dr. Smith accepted a position to become a clinic director for a chiropractic office in Greensboro, North Carolina. This allowed to him to become a contributing member of the Greensboro community for the last eleven years.
His current office location was opened September 4, 2004 in Greensboro, North Carolina. He is married to his wonderful wife Kim, who not only supports the practice but works as the occupational therapist providing all the physical rehab in the office.
Like all the Health First Offices Dr. Smith constantly strives to provide all patients the latest and most advanced treatment methods available in chiropractic.
Dr. Clifton Mays has devoted two decades of practice to helping his patients improve their lives through the benefits of chiropractic care.
Dr. Mays is a Colorado native, where he completed his undergraduate studies and moved to Atlanta, Georgia to receive his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University.
While interning in Atlanta, Dr. Mays sought job opportunities in Northern Virginia, and in 1993 opened his first office in Fairfax, Virginia. After working a year in Fairfax, he relocated his office to nearby Chantilly, Virginia where he continued to practice until Dec. 2000. He then merged his office with a Chiropractor in Centreville, Virginia, where he practiced until Dec. 2002.
His North Carolina office, was opened Feb. 9, 2002 in High Point, North Carolina. He is married to Debi, a nurse at Moses Cone Hospital. He has a daughter, Madison and has a pair of pure bred boxers.
Since the modest beginning over a decade ago, Dr. Mays has seen thousands of people wanting to live healthier happier lives with his help and with Chiropractic. Why not find out how you can be helped? Begin a happier, healthier life today!
Dr. Dan Bennett is originally from Bradford, a small rural town in Northwestern Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Biology and a minor in Chemistry.
Dr. Bennett then relocated to Florida where he attended Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, earning his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree. While at Palmer Florida he was very active in scholastic and community events and organizations. He served on the student council organization as well as being a member of the Port Orange Lions Club.
Before joining Health First of the Triad, Dr. Bennett was practicing at a progressive clinic outside of Charlotte. His prior training and expertise brings a needed asset to the local community. Dr. Bennett enjoys working with a variety of people from infants to the elderly.
Dr. Bennett and his wife Angie, a registered nurse, relocated to the Triad area to be closer to family and to be able to enjoy all the outdoor activities that they love. The recent addition of their son Joshua, born in August 2011, has been a great joy and blessing to their family.
Dr. Christopher Hussey DC
Dr. Hussey graduated from High Point University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic with a Doctorate of Chiropractic. He has been trained in Functional Rehabilitation, Flexion / Distraction, Gonstead Technique
Dr. Hussey moved to High Point in 2001, becoming a member of HPU’s Toccatatones and Chapel Choir, as well as the High Point Theater where he was able to use his classical vocal and musical training to have a positive impact within the arts community of High Point. Dr. Hussey has been a patient of Chiropractic since his childhood with phenomenal results, and enthusiastically delivers Chiropractic care to his own patients to improve their lives!
Dr. Chris Thompson DC
Dr. Thompson is a national board certified chiropractor specializing in the non-surgical treatment of neck and back pain. Prior to relocating to Asheville, Dr. Thompson directed a private practice in Spruce Pine for 17 years. During that time he developed a comprehensive therapy program that utilized a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare. This multidisciplinary approach has proven successful in providing relief from chronic pain and acute injury while re-educating the body to achieve optimal performance. While in Spruce Pine, Dr. Thompson was in the Kiwanis for 12 years holding many positions including Club President.
Dr. Thompson served in the US Navy for four years and then matriculated to Life University to earn his degree as a Doctor of Chiropractic. Dr. Thompson completed his school internships in radiology and spinal bio-mechanics while at Life Chiropractic College. Dr. Thompson is a member of the North Carolina Chiropractic Association. He has served as President of the Western District of North Carolina Chiropractic Association as well as the Blue Ridge Chiropractic Association. Dr. Thompson specializes in helping those who suffer from neck, back, and shoulder pain to return to activity through specialized active rehabilitation techniques, as well as, traditional chiropractic care.