Clinic Director & Treating Doctor
Dr. Nicholas Ferez graduated from Parker College of Chiropractic in 1995. Within a year, he was named the NCCA’s ‘New Doctor of the Year’ for excellence in patient care. Since then, he’s continued to provide his patients with the highest level of care by expanding his education and staying involved with top professional organizations.
Dr. Ferez is certified by both the National and North Carolina Boards of Chiropractic Examiners. He’s a board-certified fellow of the Acupuncture Society of America and a graduate of the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. This last distinction makes him uniquely qualified to treat victims of whiplash and other auto accident-related injuries.
With his combined expertise in advanced chiropractic care and acupuncture, Dr. Ferez can relieve the toughest pain, including both acute and chronic headaches, neck and arm pain, and low back and hip pain. In many cases, his care may help eliminate the need for surgery. In addition, Dr. Ferez has a special focus in the nonsurgical treatment of foot and leg pain and injuries.
DC: Parker College of Chiropractic
Certifications: Board-Certified: North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractic Pediatrics, American Academy of Chiropractic Pediatrics Graduate: The Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Whiplash Injury
Additional degrees and academic awards: MS: Rensellaer Polytechnic Institute BS: Boston University; Diplomate: National Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Fellow: Acupuncture Society of America
Member of: American Chiropractic Association, iNC, International Chiropractic Association, World Chiropractic Association, North Carolina Chiropractic Association (President, Eastern District 2000-01), North Carolina Ergonomic Resource Center
Awards: Board-Eligible: Recognized Chiropractic Rehabilitation Doctor; New Doctor of the Year, 1996, North Carolina Chiropractic Association; Spectator Magazine: Best Chiropractor in the Triangle; President’s Award: Chiropractic Partners
Publications: Contributing Healthcare Journalist: Clayton News Star, Cleveland Plus Newspaper, Total Connection Newspaper
Board-Certified: North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners, North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractic Pediatrics, American Academy of Chiropractic Pediatrics Graduate: The Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Whiplash Injury
Doctor Ferez first discovered Chiropractic as a high school student athlete. Through injuries from playing baseball, soccer, basketball, and skiing he sought out Chiropractic care and got great results. He also discovered that he had scoliosis which is a lateral curvature of the spine.
It was then that he decided to continue his Chiropractic care for not only pain relief but for optimal health and function.
As time passed and Dr. Nick embarked on careers in the restaurant and hospitality fields, corporate world, and real estate industries his passion always seemed to lead him back to Chiropractic.
Remember the old commercial where the guy said “I liked it so much I bought the company”? Well, Dr. Ferez enjoyed Chiropractic so much that he decided to pursue it as a profession and share it with everyone else. So if you’re looking for someone dedicated to his craft and passionate about healing, you have found your chiropractor
Dr. Nick opened his office first in downtown Clayton before locating on Hwy 70. With 26 years of treating patients in town, Dr. Ferez remains an integral part of the Clayton community and has worked very hard to help those who live and work here, just like him.