Our goal at Reading Disc Center is to help patients achieve optimum wellness and freedom in health through proper care.

Dr. Thomas P Canseco, D.C.

Reading PA Back Doctor Thomas CansecoDr. Canseco has been in practice and treating patients in areas of Philadelphia, Delaware, and Berks County since 2004. He specializes in bringing patients back to optimal health and wellbeing. At his facility, he treats back and neck pain, whiplash, sciatica, concussions, radiculopathy, neuropathy, and accident-related injuries.

He completed his bachelor’s in science degree with a Major in Biochemistry from SUNY Stony Brook, where he did his undergraduate thesis in Anti-bodies and Antigens molecular simulation. He realizes that all his co-workers suffered from severe back pain due to long hours sitting in a lab, and so did he. He visited a Chiropractor in Queens NY, and he was fascinated by the art and science behind this profession. He immediately changed his plans from pursuing a Ph.D. in Biochemistry to pursuing a more rewarding career as a Chiropractor.

He enrolled in New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls. He did his clinical hours at Dewey (Buffalo) NY area and volunteered treating seniors at The Salvation Army. After graduating with his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (D.C.) he relocated to Philadelphia. He started to train Brazilian Jiujitsu (BJJ) at that time, and he continues to practice it but now as an Instructor at Berks County Brazilian Jiujitsu Academy. Throughout his 20 years of being a Chiropractor and BJJ practitioner, Dr Canseco had the opportunity to treat world class grapplers (such as Jared Weiner & Jon Blank), and UFC fighters (Wilson Reis & Zu Anyanwu).

Dr Canseco is also currently part of the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (FMCSA). Through comprehensive physical examinations he determines if interstate commercial motor vehicle drivers meet the FMCAS’ physical qualification, this way ensuring safety on the roads.

Dr. Thomas Canseco approach on Chiropractic is one that utilizes traditional chiropractic techniques (Adjustments and soft tissue therapy), combined with modern scientific thought and technology (Accu-Spine Decompression), as well as modern diagnosis (MRIs) and treatment. Dr. Canseco strives to help patients get back to their functional life styles, and to avoid spine surgery whenever possible.

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