Skip to main content


Chiropractic Associations and Organizations

Dr. McGinnis is one of only 3 Chiropractors in SC certified to perform the Cox Technic. Cox® Technic is non-surgical, doctor-controlled, hands-on spinal manipulation performed with the patient lying on The Cox® Table, our proprietary, specially designed chiropractic instrument. The goal of Cox® Technic is to help the spinal pain patient go from "pain" to "no pain" as quickly as possible following the "rule of 50%" which governs the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management. Learn more.

The Back Doctors Podcast - Listen to Dr. John McGinnis shares a story of an 82 year old lady with severe arthritis who is able to return to her normal activities, including cooking Easter dinner. Listen today.

Dr. McGinnis is a Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology Graduate through The Spine Research Institute of San Diego is committed to providing research and education in the area of spinal health and injury prevention. We are especially concerned about cervical spine injuries that result from whiplash trauma.

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) is the largest professional chiropractic organization in the United States. ACA attracts the most principled and accomplished chiropractors, who understand that it takes more to be called an ACA chiropractor. We are leading our profession in the most constructive and far-reaching ways -- by working hand in hand with other health care professionals, by lobbying for pro-chiropractic legislation and policies, by supporting meaningful research and by using that research to inform our treatment practices. Dr. McGinnis is a proud member of ACA.

The National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE), including the International Board of Chiropractic Examiners (IBCE), is the international testing agency for the chiropractic profession. The NBCE develops, administers and scores standardized exams that assess knowledge, higher-level cognitive abilities and problem-solving in various basic science and clinical science subjects. Dr. McGinnis proudly serves as a Board Member for the NBCE.

The SC Board of Chiropractic Examiners licenses and regulates Chiropractors and the practice of chiropractic in the state of South Carolina. Dr. McGinnis is proud to serve the State in this way.

The SCCA Hall of Fame recognizes those doctors who have lifetime achievements in Chiropractic and those who have helped to make everyone’s practice in South Carolina possible. This award is the highest honor bestowed by the SCCA. Dr. EJ McGinnis, Dr. John McGinnis' father was inducted into the SCCA Hall of Fame in 2005. Dr. John McGinnis is proud to be a second genernation Chiropractor.

The International College of Chiropractic, Inc., which was formed in 1938 to promote the philosophy, science and art of chiropractic and to promote the teaching and the study of chiropractic. The ICCI is a non profit organization that encourages a high code of ethics among practitioners, researchers, educators and others in the chiropractic profession. Dr. McGinnis is a proud member of the ICC.

» Association of Chiropractic Colleges
» Congress of Chiropractic State Associations
» Council on Chiropractic Education
» Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards

» World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC)