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Our Purpose:

To bring about and maintain the fullest expression of health to all those we touch.

Our Mission:

To care from the heart with compassion, intent, certainty and mastery. To formulate individual treatment programs to meet the specific needs and goals of each of our patients. To teach the principles of chiropractic and better health to all those we come in contact with.

Dr. Michael J. O'Connor  (droconnor@communitychiropractic.com)

Dr. O'ConnorDr. Michael O'Connor has been license in MA since 1989 and established his private practice in Springfield in 1990. After growing his practice in Springfield he expanded, opening a second office in Westfield in 1995.

He takes great pride in keeping current with the ever changing treatment opportunities in the Chiropractic Profession. He has advanced certification as a Chiropractic Sports Physician and is certified in ergonomic training as a Backsafe/Sittingsafe Instructor.

Dr. O'Connor remains active in the community doing outside lectures for local colleges, community groups and organizations. He has been active in athletics throughout his life and has worked as a team physician for both UMass Women's Rugby and Springfield Men's Rugby for more than a decade. He has worked with a number of youth athletic teams through the years including hockey, lacrosse, soccer and swimming to name a few.

Dr O'Connor continues to be committed to his patients in the communities he serves. He gives his time and talent daily to those in need of his services. He shares his expertise and positive energy with each of his patients and those with whom he comes in contact.

He attends quarterly conferences nationwide to continue his education in areas such as neurology, pediatrics, and extremity adjusting. Dr. O'Connor continues to be an advocate for Chiropractic Care and welcomes the opportunity to consult with and guide new and pre-existing patients.


As a patient since 1990 Karen is fondly known as our "jack of all trades" Karen has been a team member since 1997. As our business manager her watchful eyes oversee both offices. She specializes in personal injury management, 2K coordination of benefits, Dominguez vs. Liberty Mutual and IME cutoffs. As Captain of our Chiropractic crew she navigates us through patient care, insurance billing and collections each day.

Karen and her husband Jim live in Westfield with their two sons Ryan and Nathan. Karen and Jim can always be found supporting and cheering on their sons in the many local and sometimes not so local sporting events. Karen consistently gives back to her community by volunteering and coaching. She finds her balance when she and her family can relax in the backyard with a tasty barbecue or lounge in their hot tub.


The Ol' faithful of Community Chiropractic Care, Rose has been part of the team since 1995. Rose oversees the day to day activities in our Westfield office. With her wise old owl wisdom she educates all of our patients about their chiropractic care. She is a large part of the success of our how efficient our Westfield office operates. Leading the way to "live a little better" Rose enjoys sharing her vast experience with all of our patients.

Rose resides in Feeding Hills and takes great pride in her 3 nephews Nick, Joe and Sam. Although always smiling, you will see a sparkle in her eye when you ask about her family. She loves crafting and spending her time outside.

Madeline or "Maddy"

Madeline is our bi-lingual Buddy! Maddy has been part of the Community Chiropractic team since 1998. As a patient since 1995 Maddy has an extensive knowledge of the benefits of chiropractic care. As Karen's "First Mate" she can also be found in both of our locations. Maddy's affair with chiropractic only grew when she saw first hand the benefits that chiropractic care had on children. The changes that she saw in our "smaller" patients has impacted her life in such a way that is always educating Moms and Dads on the improvements she has seen.

When not working Maddy loves the "good life". She relaxes when traveling and enjoying a day at the SPA! . She is great mom who is actively involved with her entire family.

Westfield Office

420 Union Street
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 568-5530

Springfield Office

1387 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 732-1201