Dr. David Hastings, D.C.
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. David Hastings is incredibly knowledgeable about the human body. He has dedicated his professional life to implementing best practices. He is a Doctor of Chiropractic. He upholds a high level of professionalism, yet is personable with his patients. He has been in private practice for the past 25 years, and has a true passion for his profession. He gains the greatest satisfaction with each patient, as they begin to improve and move through the stages of healing. Through patient care, patients recover from pain, discomfort and misalignment and find treatments to be a path to a better way of living.
Patients who come see Dr. Hastings may have acute or chronic conditions. Acute symptoms come on suddenly, while chronic conditions have been endured for quite some time. Being able to participate in his patients' health care is truly satisfying to Dr. Hastings, as he is able to observe patients show improvement. Patients begin to decrease in their pain and discomfort levels, and show such improvement with their mobility and function. One of his goal is to help patients increase their activity level and ultimately improves the quality of their lives.
He has a Mission Statement, which is openly displayed within his practice and in his office:
"I exist for the improvement of the quality of my life and the lives of others. I am committed to and receive the greatest satisfaction helping others attain and maintain optimal health through the science, art, and philosophy of Chiropractic."
Dr. David Hastings studied at Palmer College of Chiropractic West and graduated in 1996 from this well-respected, prestigious institute. During his educational study and internships, he earned the Clinical Excellence Award, and was nominated by his peers for the Student Colleague Award. He was also elected as Class President during his course of study. He successfully passed 15 National Board Chiropractic Examinations, and has been licensed by the State of California and the State of Texas.
Dr. David Hastings earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University, Chico in 1991. He studied exercise physiology and physical education. His interest in the power of the human body and health has been a natural interest to him. Dr. Hastings has been an athlete all his life, and has played almost every sport. He competed in Soccer and Track & Field/ Cross Country throughout his college years. He continues to be faithful in his own fitness and well-being.
Dr. Hastings consistently strives to improve and updates his knowledge in the field of Chiropractic. He has completed extensive post-graduate studies emphasizing the treatment and rehabilitation of whiplash injuries, spinal decompression therapy, headaches, neck and back pain. He has focused his interest in learning and implementing plans that involve exercise, whole food nutrition, and nutritional cleansing.
Dr. Hastings has been happily married to his wonderful wife, Alma, for 26 years. They met 30 years ago while completing their undergraduate degrees. Their educational studies continued with Dr. Hastings earning his doctorate degree in Chiropractic, and his wife, Alma, earning a Masters of Science Degree in Counseling. They established their careers before starting their family, and years later were blessed with their lovely children. They have two amazing daughters, Amanda (20) and Olivia (17). Amanda lives in College Station pursuing her college degree at Texas A&M University, as well as in the process of completing real estate courses. Olivia is a senior at Champion High School. She continues to be actively involved with FCCLA, a national organization bringing commuities and schools together. Olivia has been VP of Finance, and for her senior school year Olivia has been selected to be President of the local organization at Champion High School. Dr. Hastings is actively involved in all their activities since their youth, and is very supportive of them and their commitments to their extra curricular activiies. His oldest daughter, Amanda, was formerly involved with 4 years of high school and 6 years of club Volleyball, and participated in two years of Varsity Track. Olivia has particiapted and enjoys dance and art. Her new found interest is interior design and will be looking at colleges in the upcoming months. Our family continually desires and actively pursues our Lord. It is a blessing to witness their spiritual growth and journey. As all parents, David and Alma are extremely proud of their daughters who pursue and achieve high academia, and still make time to help others and enjoy social circles. Dr. Hastings and Alma treasure time with family and friends. In the office, you will also see both of them enjoying their practice, and taking great care of the patients they serve. Dr. Hastings would be honored to assist you in your journey to health.
Dr. Hastings and his family moved to Boerne, Texas in November 2006, and since then they have fallen in love with the Hill Country. Boerne is a growing town, yet the family finds great pleasure in the tranquil environment outside of the San Antonio area. Boerne is a wonderful town, and they enjoy the small town atmosphere. People of Boerne, and the surrounding areas, are great people. The family enjoys being involved within the community, attending church and attending local schools sports, activities and functions.