Texas Spine Clinic specializes in the treatment of non-surgical disorders of the spine and musculoskeletal system.
Our clinic emphasizes the latest in treatment techniques and technology to ensure the highest level of patient care. We take pride in providing South Texas with the some of the best options for treatment available in healthcare today from treating debilitating lower back pain to minor aches and pains. Just remember, IF YOU’RE IN PAIN, WE CAN HELP! We look forward to helping you make a full recovery back to health.

Our clinic emphasizes the latest in treatment techniques and technology to ensure the highest level of patient care.

Back pain? We can help.

Kevin S. Barton, D.C.

Kevin S. Barton
Kevin Barton, D.C., is a graduate of Texas Chiropractic College in Pasadena, TX. He graduated with a Doctoral degree in Chiropractic as well as a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology. Dr. Barton is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and the Texas Chiropractic Association.

Dr. Barton was first introduced to chiropractic as a teenager after suffering from a severe episode of lower back pain. Impressed with the treatment he received and also from the experience of his older brother who was in chiropractic school, he decided to make a career helping others.

In 2006, Dr. Barton founded Texas Spine Clinic, which strives to be known as the premier back pain and injury clinic in South Texas. Throughout his career, he has been acknowledged for his compassion and commitment to finding a treatment solution when traditional approaches have failed. He actively seeks that solution by utilizing the latest medical technology, the most up-to-date research and a multi-specialty approach. Throughout the years, Texas Spine Clinic has developed into a center offering science-based chiropractic, therapy and medicine. With Chiropractors, Board Certified Physicians specializing in Pain Management and Nurse Practitioners, Texas Spine Clinic is able to treat a more diverse range of conditions and manage more serious injuries. We believe you deserve a life free from pain.

His personal interests include aviation and fitness. Dr. Barton holds an Airline Transport Pilot’s License and also has a Single Engine and Multi Engine Commercial Pilot’s License. He is a Flight Instructor for Single and Multi-Engine aircraft as well as an Instrument Instructor. Dr. Barton’s flying passion includes owning and operating WWII aircraft. He is a member of Warbirds of America, Experimental Aircraft Association and Aircraft Owner’s and Pilot’s Association. He has accumulated more than 4000 flight hours in more than 30 different aircraft including the King Air, TBM, Conquest, Meridian, Mooney, SuperCub, Stearman, T6 Texas, DC-3, Lancair, Cirrus and the Cessna 310.

Dr. Barton and his wife Tessa are the proud parents of two sons, Preston and Jackson, and their daughter Kaitlyn. As a family, they enjoy traveling and snow skiing. All of their kids attend San Antonio Christian School.

Joshua C. Huffman, D.C.

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Dr. Huffman earned his Bachelor degree in Human Biology and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Texas Chiropractic College in Pasadena, TX. He completed his internship at Moody Health Center in Pasadena, TX with a rotation at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston, TX. He has advanced training in myofascial release technique is certified as a designated doctor for the State of Texas.

Dr. Huffman joined the Texas Spine Clinic team in 2008 and has a passion for getting patient’s well. He is a native of Texas and was born and raised in Matagorda County. Dr. Huffman enjoys hunting, fishing, kayaking and hiking with his wife, Kendra and their two children, Titus and Alley.

Lisa D. Persyn, M.D.

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Dr. Persyn earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, both with Honors from the University of Texas, Austin and her Doctor of Medicine degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She did her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. She is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Persyn enjoys spending her summers at the lake and her winters on the slopes with her husband Todd and their two sons, Austin and Aidan. She loves to read and always appreciates a good book recommendation!

Meredith R. Diaz, RN, MSN, ACNP-BC

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Meredith Diaz earned a BA in Art History from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN in 2009. She then graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN with a Master of Science in Nursing in 2012. She is a Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with experience in neurology, emergency medicine, and occupational medicine, and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

Meredith is passionate about running and shooting, and holds certifications as a Range Safety Officer and Basic Pistol Instructor. She and her husband Richard enjoy spending time together at home with their two Ocicats, Rosalie and Isobel.

You don’t have to deal with your pain alone.
Just contact Texas Spine Clinic to schedule and appointment with one of our skilled chiropractors.