About Heavin Chiropractic


Kent Heavin has been helping people for over 30 years.  Born and raised in Seymour Indiana, Kent attended Indiana University for his undergraduate degree and the Palmer College of Chiropractics for his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree.  Kent has worked primarily in Indianapolis for his 33 years as a chiropractor.  While attending Indiana University, between basketball games, we developed an interest in natural approaches to healing and medical care, this interest lead him to chiropractics.


Dawn-Picture with Baby Patient

Dawn Bender has worked in office operations for 25 years. Five of those years as a Chiropractic Assistant.  Dawn is originally from the Chicago Land area while she then moved to Indianapolis in 1996 and attended IUPUI.   She enjoys caring for all patients, checking patients in and out, assisting in patient therapy, and handling all insurance.  As the Office Manager, she is very knowledgeable to the practice and is always there to answer any questions you may have.   While not at the practice, she enjoys spending time with her husband, 11 year old daughter and their dog Tigger, who really does bounce!  Being a Cancer survivor, she has much empathy for all patients and people in general.


Sheila Heavin is a licensed massage therapist graduated from Kaplan University in 2004 with a massage therapy degree.  With over 10 years of experience in the health and fitness field, her passion is to help others stay healthy and active through physical activity and injury prevention.