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David BarrettDr. David Barrett

Pain and Wellness Group of Lexington, KY is the brainchild of Dr. David Barrett. Pain and Wellness group provides a full-service clinic for patients interested in improving their health. We offer a variety of services including: spinal screenings, massage therapy, nutritional counseling, lifestyle advice, corrective exercises, non-narcotic pain management (large joint injections, trigger point injections etc.) and chiropractic care.

Dr. David Barrett has treated thousands of patients in his over 10 years experience. He graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a safety degree and went on to work for Toyota in Georgetown, Kentucky. It was here he discovered his passion for Chiropractic. Dr. Barrett graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2004. He worked as an associate for five years before opening his own clinic in 2008. In an effort to move closer to family, Dr. Barrett relocated to Lexington, Kentucky in 2014. Dr. Barrett, his wife Sarah and their children live in the Lexington area. We look forward to serving you, your family and friends through chiropractic care!


Michael Growse

Dr. Michael Growse

Dr. Michael Growse graduated from the University of Western Ontario Medical School, Canada, in 1974.

After completing his required internships, he became a partner at a Medical Center in Tillsonburg, Ontario. He was also appointed Chief of Staff for three years.

He relocated to Kentucky where he practiced General Medicine in Versailles, Frankfort and Lexington.

From 1998 to 2012, Dr. Growse was employed as a medical officer with the Bureau of Prisons at the Federal Medical Center in Lexington. He was appointed Clinical Director in 2000. He retired from the BOP in 2012.

In October 2015, Dr. Growse began working with Pain & Wellness Group. He is in the office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, treating patients with knee, shoulder, back and hip pain and so much more!

ElizabethElizabeth Pruitt, APRN

Elizabeth, or Lizzie as she is known to patients and staff, graduated with her bachelor degree in Biochemistry in 2012 and went on to complete her nursing degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the Ohio State University in 2016. She relocated to Kentucky to work at the University of Kentucky as a nurse in the Emergency Department. She joined Pain & Wellness Group in 2017 to aid in wellness promotion and treat our patients with knee, shoulder, and joint pain.