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Welcome to Midwest Healthcare Center

Your Decatur Chiropractors

Call us at 217-423-1500 today.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with our Decatur chiropractors, call 217-423-1500 today!

Drs. Brian and Nancy Penwell are chiropractors serving Decatur and the surrounding area. Our chiropractors and the rest of the welcoming team at Midwest Healthcare Center are committed to providing chiropractic solutions to address your unique needs, whether you are experiencing back pain, neck pain, headaches, or even muscular tightness and tension. You may be searching for pain relief after an accident, experiencing an injury, or if you suffer from a specific condition like chronic back pain or a spinal condition. Even if you're looking to improve your overall health, our chiropractors can help you attain your everyday wellness goals! Visit our testimonials page to find out what our patients are saying about our Decatur chiropractors and our chiropractic care plans.

At your first visit to Midwest Healthcare Center, Drs. Brian and Nancy Penwell will explain how chiropractic care works and give you a full evaluation to see if our chiropractic solutions are a good fit to address your needs. If there is a good fit, we can customize a plan of chiropractic care for your condition and health goals.

If you have not been to a chiropractors before and want to find out more, please Email Us or call 217-423-1500 to receive the answers to your questions from our experienced team. We also welcome referrals, so we invite you to share our chiropractic and wellness information with your friends and loved ones.

If you would like to stay informed about the latest in chiropractic care or if you want to start receiving free articles about health and wellness news, subscribe to our bi-weekly newsletter, even if you are not a patient. We also offer a member wellness area which includes our animated exercise videos, wellness articles, and other healthcare resources. 

Drs. Brian and Nancy Penwell
Decatur Chiropractors | Midwest Healthcare Center | 217-423-1500

2 N. Country Club Rd. Suite 3
Decatur, IL 62521


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Meet The Chiropractors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Brian D. Penwell

    Dr. Brian D. Penwell is a native of the Decatur area. He graduated with honors from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Penwell studied many adjustive techniques, including low and no force techniques as well as numerous physical therapies. He specializes in reducing headache pain.

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  • Dr.
    Nancy L. Penwell

    Dr. Nancy L. Penwell is a native to the Ann Arbor, Michigan area. She graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, Missouri. She studied a variety of techniques, including low and no force technique as well as many physical therapies.

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    Concussions are becoming increasingly common, especially among school-age athletes. It has been estimated that there are up to 3.8 million sports-related concussions in the United States each year. Concussions are problematic as, by definition, a concussive injury involves some degree of trauma to the ...

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  • Ice Capades

    In the depths of winter, adults, as well as children, exert themselves to engage in enjoyable outdoor activities that will keep them warm and provide both excitement and entertainment. Cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, sledding, ice hockey, figure skating, and speed skating all have their enthusiasts. Many ...

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  • Being a Change Agent

    Being a Change Agent For most of us, change happens slowly, if at all. But as the recent holiday season fades into the distance, many of us wish to be increasingly proactive this year and take real action on the numerous New Year's resolutions that we made in regard to our health and well-being. Back ...

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  • A User's Guide to Healthy Knees

    Healthy knees require continuous motion. However, our generally sedentary lifestyles are at odds with the maintenance of robust knee joint architecture. Left motionless throughout large portions of the day, over time knee cartilage will break down and knee ligaments will become lax. These chronic changes ...

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    When Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes applied himself to a difficult case, he famously utilized his powers of deduction. Holmes assembled and examined the facts before him and employed a scientific method of analysis to arrive at a solution that took into account of all the elements of the ...

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Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I have never been to a doctor who went over everything so thoroughly and in language I could understand. He then explained everything a second time to my husband. My first visit went well and I’m looking forward to getting restored health. I had no idea how bad my condition was, just that I was in severe pain most of the time. The staff is courteous and kind. I would highly recommend."
    Jewell C.
  • "Hands down, best chiropractor around!!. Very thorough and friendly! Will never go anywhere else and would highly recommend to anyone that is looking for a chiropractor."
    Teri M.
  • "Dr. Penwell and his team are top notch. I loved my first visit!! He is very detailed and goes over everything with you. Highly recommend."
    Jenna G.


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Midwest Healthcare Center


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3:00 pm-5:30 pm


9:30 am-12:30 pm

3:00 pm-5:30 pm