Dr. L Joy Smith-Jones is a native of Georgetown, SC. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of South Carolina prior to attending Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida. The doctor of Chiropractic degree requires over 4,400 hours of classroom instructional, as well as clinical experience. The purpose of the Doctor of Chiropractic degree is to provide the doctor with a core of knowledge in the basic and clinical sciences and related health subjects sufficient to perform the professional obligations of a primary care physician. Dr. Joy is also a certified medical examiner who is qualified in completing federal DOT and non DOT physicals as well as drug and alcohol testing.When Dr. Joy is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and watching Gamecock and Steeler football!