Meet the Doctor

Welcome to Baker Family Chiropractic, the office of Dr. James Baker.

With over 42 years in the wellness business, Dr. Baker is committed to your health and overall well-being, employing a holistic approach to your condition. His philosophy of work involves assessing the cause of your concern and then crafting a customized plan of care which may include intervention and recommendations for lifestyle change which can result in return to normal function.

A passionate advocate against opioid use, Dr. Baker is dedicated to the health of Polk County, North Carolina and is actively engaged in reversing the local and national trends of this destructive epidemic. He encourages chiropractic as a first course of care and believes that medication should be employed only as a last resort.

Dr. Baker earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Chico and his doctorate degree in Chiropractic from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO. He is also certified in Applied Kinesiology.

During his career, Dr. Baker has led in many roles, ranging from 20 plus years as a high school athletic chiropractor and the only chiropractor for North Carolina State University and College of the Siskiyous, to chiropractor of choice to celebrities and first round draft choices.

Baker Family Chiropractic stands ready to help you achieve the health condition you need to live your life to the fullest. Make the choice today to take advantage of a free initial consult and get back to doing the things you love.


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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 am-12:00 pm

2:00 pm-5:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm


8:00 am-11:00 am

12:00 pm-5:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm

2:00 pm-5:00 pm


8:00 am-11:00 am






Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "He's the best, I've been under his care ever since I was two years old. I'm 20 now and I can honestly say he's helped me throughout my life. Great environment as well they really make you feel comfortable. Finally Dr. Baker inspired me to pursue a Doctorate in Chiropractics. I strongly recommend any athlete of any age should see him."
    Pierce C.
  • "I am feeling awesome after my chiropractic visit and massage! Thank you to Dr. Baker and Rhonda Giles for getting this pregnant lady out of pain!"
    Belinda L.
  • "If you're in need of a chiropractor I highly recommend Dr.Clay!"
    Erika A.