About Hart Family Chiropractic

Dr. Darren Hart is an Atascadero chiropractor who founded Hart Family Chiropractic in 1994 with the goal of promoting total mind-body health for central coast residents. Today, Hart Family Chiropractic offers natural, non-invasive chiropractic care for all ages in the Atascadero area.


Along with quality chiropractic care, Hart Family Chiropractic actively promotes the principles of healthy living and wellness. We look forward to helping you with your questions dealing with nutrition, exercise, sleep, mental health, and lifestyle habits, and we work with you to discover choices and habits that will improve the health of you and your family.


We believe that the human body does not require prescription medications to treat its ailments. The body is a powerful and dynamic organism, and chiropractic care combined with exercise and good nutrition can free the body to realize it’s true health potential.

Our Mission

We strive to provide high quality chiropractic care in a loving, nurturing environment. Through helping patients maintain spinal alignment, we help them restore balance and increase the expression of life, health, and energy in the body. We aim to educate the people we serve, leading them to greater growth of, participation in, and responsibility for their healing. 

Meet The Team


Dr. Darren Hart, D.C.

Founder, Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Darren R. Hart was born and raised in Atascadero and received his education at Atascadero High School, Cal Poly and Palmer College of Chiropractic.


He was inspired to become a chiropractor after a lifesaving chiropractic adjustment as a young child. He has been practicing in Atascadero for over 25 years. Through his gentle healing touch. Dr. Hart enjoys giving back to others what chiropractic gave to him.



Office Manager

Yessica was born and raised in Monterey County. After exploring a career in the dental field, Yessica joined Hart Family Chiropractic in 2017 and realized chiropractic was the perfect adjustment for her. After receiving chiropractic care and educating herself in natural care, she decided to incorporate a holistic upbringing for her children. As a result, her son’s life has been transformed by chiropractic adjustments.


Yessica enjoys being part of a team that not only works well together but they also have the same goals of providing the community with the best chiropractic care leading to a natural non-medicated healing.



Chiropractic Assistant

Edid was born and raised in the Central Valley; She has recently relocated to the Central Coast after obtaining her Bachelor Degree in Business Administration Management. Edid is excited about beginning her family and continuing her career here in this beautiful area. She looks forward to using her degree to help expand chiropractic in this community.

Global Adjustments

Dr. Darren makes it a point when he travels to find opportunities to give back to the communities he visits. He does this by introducing others to the health benefits of chiropractic, and has delivered over a hundred chiropractic adjustments to adults and children alike. He loves the reactions he sees as individuals experience unobstructed nerve energy flow the first time.


For Dr. Darren, it is an honor to share the gift of chiropractic around the world. Whether at a Cambodian orphanage, a sports club in Nicaragua, or a Mexican village, Dr. Darren introduces others to life at a higher level through a fully functioning nervous system. Take a look at some of the photos from his global adjustments below!