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About Us

Our team at Upper Cervical Health Centers is committed to providing the most effective health care solutions.

Dr. Ray Drury

As a second-generation upper cervical doctor, Dr. Ray Drury feels privileged to have an opportunity to serve his fellow North Carolinians. A native of Kentucky, Dr. Drury chose the Charlotte area as the perfect location to open a family practice and is proud to call Mecklenburg County home. He is one of a small but distinguished group of doctors who practice upper cervical care as their chosen area of expertise. Dr. Drury has been in private practice for over 22 years and has received numerous awards and recognition for his continued devotion to the upper cervical profession. Having developed a reputation as one of the most experienced upper cervical doctors in the world, Dr. Drury specializes in helping people who have been told there is no hope.  His ability to help the worst of the worst cases has attracted patients to his Charlotte office from all over the world.  His book, The Best-Kept Secret in Health Care, an Amazon Best-Seller in four categories, has been teaching people all over the world how to get their health and life back through upper cervical chiropractic.

Dr. Tim Hartman

After chiropractic saved him from a near life ending injury, Dr. Tim Hartman decided he had to become a chiropractor at the age of 16. A chiropractor was able to help Dr. Hartman gain his strength and ability to walk again and ultimately even play college football at Campbell University. As a recent grad from Sherman College Dr. Hartman received numerous awards included Intern of the Month, awarded the Clinical Excellence Distinction award, The BJ palmer philosophy Distinction award and the Service Distinction award. Dr. Hartman has had the privilege of serving as President of the most established chiropractic professional organization, Delta Sigma Chi. With a desire to become a master in the art of public speaking Dr. Hartman was first time back to back Toastmaster of the year in Spartanburg, SC. With his passion for attracting students to Sherman College Dr. Tim was awarded ROAR student of the year influencing close to 60 students on attending Sherman College of chiropractic including his two younger sisters. With the obsession to serve, Dr. Hartman has been on 3 mission trips to Haiti and the Dominican Republic. He is now very excited for the opportunity to help the people in Charlotte and the surrounding area.


Cynthia (Office Manager)

Cynthia joined our team in 2006 after being under Dr. Drury’s care for severe migraines.  You will hear her often giving her testimony of how Upper Cervical gave her quality of life back.  She is our office manager and is energetic and cheerful.  She loves people and so enjoys seeing lives restored to health without drugs and surgery.  




Susana (Receptionist)

Susana runs the front desk, answers the phone and greets everyone with her friendly smile.  She gives our new patients a tour of the office and takes patients to where they need to go. Being fluent in English and Spanish, she always makes the patients feel right at home.