About Us

Dr. Joel Cone

Dr. Cone graduated from Texas Chiropractic College with honors in 2001. He previously received a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology. While in school he was selected for the Hospital Rotations program which included rotations in Orthopedic Surgery and Physical Therapy, Neurological Surgery, Rheumatology, and Radiology. At graduation he was selected to receive the Keeler Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in his class. After graduation he worked as an exam doctor with Chief of Neurosurgery of Christus St. Joseph Hospital, Dr. Edward Murphy. There he performed complete physicals and reviewed MRI, CT, and radiographic imaging and set patients on rehabilitative routines. He was in private practice at this time and also completed post-graduate training in Acupuncture. In 2003 he moved to Austin and opened Diagnostic Natural Medicine of Austin. He has been a professor of Anatomy and Physiology at Austin Community College since 2003. He teaches classes at the Academy of Oriental Medicine of Austin in varying subjects including Case Management, Anatomy and Physiology, and Physical Assessment. Currently Dr. Cone is working towards advanced post-graduate degrees in Nutrition and as a Chiropractic Internist. He is certified in Injectable and IV Nutritents and is a Certified DOT drawing facility. He is Advanced Practice Certified in New Mexico where he is able to offer prescription medications, trigger point injections, and other hormonal and topical medications when necessary.

Dr. Alexis Dobson

Dr. Alexis Dobson graduated from Texas Chiropractic College with honors in 2002. She was selected among her classmates for the rotations program where she was under the tutilage of Dr. Martin Lidsky at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in the Houston Medical Center. She has advanced training and certification in Acupuncture and is the co-founder of Diagnostic Natural Medicine of Austin. She is an advocate for conservative managment of female issues including natural birth control methods, natural childbirth, fortification of childrens' immune systems with natural products, and informed consent for vaccinations. She has a special interest in thermographic and MRI mammography over conventional mammography. She enjoys running, yoga, and many outdoor activities in her time off work.