Dr. Ron McMorris and Dr. Chessa Purser are licensed Chiropractors serving the Walker, Albany, and surrounding communities. Dr. McMorris's and Dr. Purser's approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and make whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Using this unique approach, Dr. McMorris and Dr. Purser are able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.
Dr. Ron McMorris D.C., ATC
Dr. McMorris, a lifelong resident of Livingston Parish, earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Texas Chiropractic College in Pasadena, Tx in 2007. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1999. Dr. Ron graduated from Doyle High School in 1993.
After practicing for several years in Texas, Dr. McMorris could have opened his first clinic anywhere in the united states but wanted to return to his home parish to serve people from his, and surrounding, communities. Dr. McMorris opened Elite Chiropractic in Walker, LA in 2010, then opened his second clinic in Albany, LA in 2013. Both clinics are conveniently located off I-12, easily accessible to all of Livingston Parish.
Dr. McMorris is on the Board of Reagents for Texas Chiropractic College, he is a board member for the Chiropractic Association of Louisiana representing Baton Rouge and Livingston Parishes, he was recently selected to serve as the National Chiropractic Liaison for the National Athletic Trainers Association, and his proudest achievement was being selected as the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the year which recognized his community support.
When you are looking for a dedicated member of Livingston Parish, Dr. McMorris is your choice.
Dr. Chessa Purser was raised in Houston, Texas. She attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas where she was a member of the soccer team and four year Academic All-American. She earned her B.S. at Texas Tech University in Biology and Sociology. During her senior year she suffered a spinal injury that left her unable to play soccer. After her spinal injury she discovered chiropractic and natural healing then set her sights on a new dream, a doctoral degree in Chiropractic from Parker University. At Parker, she also obtained two more B.S degrees in Anatomy and Health and Wellness.
In 2019 Dr. McMorris partnered with Dr. Purser in Albany. Her ability to help Livingston Parish residents was second to none. She treated patients throughout the previous year and her results spoke for themselves. Dr. McMorris feels her dedication to patients of Livingston Parish was one that mimics a dedication found in our Parish. Dr. Chessa Purser is certified in the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM) a complete system of analysis and treatment regarding the fascial chains that run throughout the body. Dr. Chessa Purser also has specialized training in the assessment and correction of extremities through specific adjustment techniques. As a lifelong athlete, Dr. Chessa Purser has a fascination and drive for all things sports related as well as the ability of the body to naturally heal itself.