Dr. Takura Tela


Dr. Takura (TK) Tela, DC was born and raised in Zimbabwe and immigrated to the United States to pursue his education and to play rugby. He completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Life University in Marietta, Georgia in 2014. He later received a Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from the world’s first school of Chiropractic care, Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in 2019.


Dr. TK is an avid rugby player and coach, representing teams in Zimbabwe and the United States in some of the top competitions in the world.


During his most active years, Dr. TK represented Zimbabwe u19 and u20 and his team won the Junior Africa Cup in 2010 and participated in the Junior World Rugby Trophy in Tbilisi Georgia in 2011,In 2012 Dr TK started undergraduate and played collegiate rugby at Life University. This team went on to qualify for the Collegiate Rugby Championship 7s tournament  and later won the national 15 D1A Collegiate National Championship in 2013. At Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dr. TK started as a player but got promoted and served as the Head Coach of the Women’s rugby team and later, the Director of Rugby for the institution. During his tenure, the women’s team went on to win the Midwest Division 2 premiership in 2019. If he is not playing rugby Dr TK enjoys watching movies, hiking and visiting National parks.


As a chiropractor, Dr. TK is dedicated to winning the battle of health and wellness through patient therapy and education. He believes everyone can achieve their maximum wellness potential because pain is not a lifestyle. Dr. TK loves to help patients through spinal health, weight loss, or nutrition enlightenment journeys. He promises to facilitate a safe and natural approach to healthcare that will help unlock the body’s natural healing process. Patients who come to know Dr. TK also come to know his slogan, “Together, we can WIN!!!”

Certified FAKTR provider

Dr Tela is dedicated to winning the battle of health and wellness. That is his mission and a mantra he strive to live up to every day. Dr Tela believes that everyone deserves a healthy lifestyle and the ability to achieve it, his job is to help you get the results you want. Whether it is through weight loss, spinal health, or improving your nutritional intake, he is here to help you achieve your goals!


Dr. Tela's practice is built on the foundation of Chiropractic care which focuses on the spine, joints, and other parts of the body and their connections to the nervous system. The word “chiropractic” means “to be done by hand.” Dr Tela  uses adjustments to restore joint function and support the nervous system. Dr Tela help patients achieve and maintain optimal health while avoiding unnecessary drugs and surgery.


Enjoying a long and healthy life is important. Dr Tela can unlock your body’s true potential and natural healing process by working with you as a team. Enjoy a safe, natural approach to health care when you turn to Dr Tela because together, we can WIN!!!!

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