Emerald Coast Chiropractic announced the addition of Destin’s newest chiropractor to their staff. Dr. Jessica Whidden joined the team in April and is accepting patients.

Dr. Jess is originally from Destin and graduated from Fort Walton Beach High School. She has a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Auburn University, and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University in Marietta, Georgia.

Dr. Jess is currently finishing up the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association (AVCA) animal chiropractic certification at Parker University in Dallas, Texas, to bring a new aspect of chiropractic care to the area's animals, both big and small.

Dr. Jess was involved in many sports throughout high school and excelled in softball at Spring Hill College. She has a love for being on the water from working many years on the docks in Destin. She currently resides in Destin with her two dogs, Nugget and Leo.

For information about the many services Dr. Jess can provide at Emerald Coast Chiropractic, visit www.destinchiropractor.com or call 654-1850.