Meet Dr. Jacks and Staff
Dr. Dean Jacks, D.C.
Dr. Jacks has practiced in Okaloosa County since 1996 with the mission of helping our community reach their God-given health potential, naturally, without use of drugs or surgery. Dr. Jacks opened Core Chiropractic Center of Niceville in April of 2015 to continue to provide an exceptional chiropractic experience to as many people as possible.
Dr. Jacks grew up in central Florida in the small town of Crystal River. Dr. Jacks graduated from the University of Florida (Class of 1991) and Life University (Class of 1995) in Marietta, Georgia with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree. After graduation Dr. Jacks and his wife Shelley relocated to the Emerald Coast to build a practice and serve the community. Since 1996, Dr. Jacks has made his home in Niceville with his wife and two daughters.
Dr. Jacks' mission in practice is to help families reach their God-given health potential without the use of drugs or surgery. This mission includes vitality, longevity, and optimal expression of life utilizing modern corrective chiropractic care and techniques. Dr. Jacks is committed to educating patients and the community on different components of health to include the four Core Essentials: Alignment, Movement, Nutrition and Purification. "The biggest commitment I can make to my patients and the community is the guarantee that you will be treated just like my family- with compassion, love and a true commitment to their health."
Meet the Staff
Shelley joined our office in March of 2015 and serves as our Practice Manager and Chiropractic Assistant. Shelley has over 25 years of professional experience in office and facilities management as well as corporate event planning. Shelley likes to spend her free time with her family and two Havanese fur babies Tebow & Fisher. Other interests include boating, deep sea fishing, traveling and shopping. She has one daughter who attends high school at Niceville HS and another daughter in college at the University of Florida.
Sarah joined our office team as a Radiologic Tech in 2020. She has worked in the medical field for 2 years and enjoys being a part of diagnosing patients to help them achieve a healthier lifestyle. Sarah was born and raised in Niceville and recently moved back to the area after her studies in Panama City. In her off time, Sarah enjoys multiple outdoor activities such as mountain biking, paddleboarding, and the beach. She is also a big football fan and loves gathering with her family to watch FSU play. Go Noles!
Betsy joined our team in 2018 as a Chiropractic Assistant but has been a patient of Dr. Jacks and Core Chiropractic since 2017. Betsy has 17 years of experience in several fields to include Teaching, Event Planning, Marketing and Non-Profits. Betsy loves meeting people and enjoys helping our patients meet their personal health goals. Born in Fort Walton Beach, Betsy now resides with her family in Niceville and enjoys spending time with family, water skiing, boating, golf, interior decorating, and all things Alabama football!