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All of the functions related to the amazing human body are controlled and coordinated by the extensive neural network. Interference or stresses in any part of the nerve system may result in health problems in a variety of areas throughout our bodies. Take a moment and explore which areas of the body are influenced by the different areas of your spine. You will be amazed at how the spine and nerve system are interrelated and connected to every aspect of our expression of health and wellness.

Welcome to Universal Treatment and Recovery Center,
your chiropractor in Elyria.

Call us today at 440-324-4488!

NOTICE: We will be closed March 23 & 30.

Elyria chiropractor Gary A. Van Skyhock, DC (a.k.a. Dr. Gary) at Universal Treatment and Recovery Center is one of the best chiropractors in the Elyria area specializing in chiropractic care and wellness. Dr. Gary is a chiropractor committed to providing pain relief for many symptoms and conditions so that you can have a higher quality of life. Don't just take our word for it though; visit our testimonials page to see what our patients have to say.

At our Elyria chiropractic office you will receive the best care through the use of modern chiropractic techniques and technology. Dr. Gary and the staff at Universal Treatment and Recovery Center have a genuine concern for your well-being and health! Call us today and we can develop a chiropractic plan specific for you.

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"The Doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease."
- Thomas Edison

Dr. Gary A. Van Skyhock
Elyria Chiropractor | Universal Treatment and Recovery Center

42553 North Ridge Road, Suite 8
Elyria, OH 44035

Meet the Chiropractor

  • Dr.
    Van Skyhock
    Dr. Van Skyhock has been freeing people from pain since 1980 in his clinic in Elyria, OH. As a Chiropractor with experience, our professionals are committed to promoting the health and well being of his patients.
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  • "Amazing! Dr. Gary and his staff do a fine job! I was in tremendous pain from an old injury when I learned about what they do there. I am much better now!"
    Tim N. (from Facebook)

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