After 38 years of operating at New Ulm Chiropractic, Dr. Steve Hawkins finally got an opportunity to deal with one of his boys. Steve has 3 children, Daniel, Scott and Andrew, all of whom are chiropractics physician.
From a young age Dr. Hawkins was sharing his enthusiasm for chiropractic medication and it filtered down to the next generation. it was just a matter of time prior to things fell into proper positioning and one of his kids joined him at the clinic on South Broadway.
“I constantly hoped one boy would return,” Steven Hawkins said. “All of my kids matured with my philosophy.”
Daniel said from a young age he was considering being a chiropractic practitioner. It was always at the top of his list. At first, he went to school for dentistry however said it never felt right. Chiropractic medicine seems to have a draw for the Hawkins household.
Daniel worked as a chiropractic doctor in the Twin Cities for the last five years. He thought about opening a practice in there but wanted to go back to New Ulm and keep the household company going. His dad has been operating at the clinic for nearly four decades. Daniel sees the center personnel and the clients as extended family.
“They helped raise me,” he said.
For Daniel, the appeal of chiropractic being familiar with people and help them with their problems.
“We get to see numerous individuals and after that see them get healthy,” Daniel said. He approximated on a typical day they could see 80 people and provide info.
His father agreed it was a strong perk. “We correct the issue, however then we preserve it,” Steven stated. “You see clients and they are healthy, but they want to stay healthy.”
Chiropractic medicine has grown in popularity as patients start to see the advantages of constant care. By keeping the nerve system operating, the body as a whole works much better.
After 2 months of working together, Steve and Daniel feel they are terrific coworkers and the clinic is also doing better as a whole.
“It's been fun,” Daniel stated. “We're an excellent balance. I've lowered brand-new methods from the Twin Cities and I am discovering a lot from his years of experience.”
“I believe we match each other,” Steven stated. “Daniel is a personable person. He has actually substituted me in the past. Clients seem to like and value the plan.”
Daniel was the very first of Hawkins young boy to go back to the New Ulm Chiropractic, however he might not be the last. Steve and Daniel both believe Scott or Andy might return to work at the family center at some point if the stars and spines line up.