Active Release Technique(ART) Full Body ( includes Spine, Lower and Upper Extremity) and Long Nerve Entrapment
International Certified Sports Practitioner
Primary Spine Practitioner (PSP)

Dr. James R Painter Jr

Dr. James Painter Jr has been a provider at Highlands Chiropractic since June of 2011. Dr. Painter attended Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2008. Dr. Painter became interested in Chiropractic through treatments received for sports injuries at a young age and throughout his collegiate career. This also led Dr. Painter to pursue additional education and training in sports injuries and was certified as an International Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (ICCSP) in 2015.  Dr. Painter was also certified as Primary Spine Practitioner (PSP) from the University of Pittsburgh in 2020.

Prior to Chiropractic school, Dr. Painter studied at St. Francis University for his undergraduate degree, where he played four years of football for the Red Flash, and graduated in 2005. He is a native of St. Benedict, Pa and attended Cambria Heights.

Dr. Painter currently lives in Richland, Pa. He enjoys spending his time with his wife Megan, his children Jameson, Colin, and daughter Bailey along with their dog Tucker. He enjoys sports, with his favorite teams being from Pittsburgh and wearing Black and Gold.