Dr. Joe Symes, D.C.

Chiropractor in Lee’s Summit, MO

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License No.: 2007016856

State: Missouri

Areas of Focus:

  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Disc Bulges, Herniations and Degeneration
  • Acute and Chronic Pain;
  • Wellness and Preventative Medicine
  • Sciatica
  • Arm Numbness and Tingling
  • Whiplash and Auto Accidents
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries

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Insurances Accepted:

Blue Cross Blue Shield; Aetna; Humana; Medicare; Optum; United Healthcare; Others – Call Office for a Complementary Benefits Check

Curis Location:

Joe Symes, DC (pronounced Sims) is a chiropractic physician for Curis. Dr. Symes has years of experience treating a variety of conditions allowing him to take a whole-body approach that focuses on naturally improving his patient’s health.

Dr. Symes educates his patients and the community on the importance of a healthy lifestyle, which includes proper diet and exercise, a healthy mental state, as well as a sound skeletal system.

As a health care provider, Dr. Symes’ mission is to educate and empower as many people as possible to experience their optimal health potential. He is ardent about helping patients to cultivate healthy lifestyles by reducing pain, and to fuel enhanced health through proper nutrition, improved fitness routines, and proper postural habits. His commitment to whole-body wellness is unwavering, as is his goal to provide patients with the most effective means of natural healing.

Before opening Curis (formerly Rejuvenate) in 2008, Dr. Symes received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, Missouri, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Prior to his studies at CCC-KC, he was a student, athlete and member of Honors College at Pittsburg State University where he received a bachelor’s degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He was also a member of the Gorilla’s Basketball team.

Dr. Symes has studied numerous safe and effective adjustment and treatment techniques. These techniques allow him to serve people of all ages with a variety of conditions. He has expertise on bulging discs, chronic headaches, low back pain, fibromyalgia, neck pain, and shoulder injuries. He is also an expert on weight-loss and whole-food approach.

Dr. Symes was raised in Nevada, Missouri. Outside of the office, he enjoys time with his wife and two boys, all things sports, good food, and good jokes.


  • Doctorate of Chiropractic Summa Cum Laude; B.S. in Biology/Chemistry

Professional Associations

  • American Chiropractic Association



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