Welcome to Crucible Chiropractic, Richardson TX

Meet the Doctors - Crucible Chiropractic




                                    DR. MATT CHALMERS

Dr. Matt Chalmers has been a chiropractor in the Frisco area for nearly 10 years now. Dr. Chalmers is quickly approaching his 700th patient treated with herniated discs and holds a success rate in the upper 80% of patients not needing surgery. He holds certifications in Clinical Chiropractic Neurology, “CCCN”, as a Chiropractic Sports Practitioner,”CCSP”, Spinal decompression, and teaches regularly on these subjects. Dr. Chalmers was featured in the book “How the Chiropractor Saved My Life” By Dr. Deborah Bain MD. He has been voted Best in Collin County and holds multiple awards for treatment.

Dr. Matt Chalmers loves Chiropractic and the enjoyment and satisfaction of being a Chiropractor.  Dr. Chalmers has lived in Frisco TX for a number of years now and has enjoyed watching Frisco and the surrounding communities of Plano, The Colony and Little Elm grow.  Whether you enjoy Chiropractic on a regular schedule or need a new Chiropractor and are in Frisco, Plano, The Colony or Little Elm.  Dr. Chalmers Would love to be of service to you and your family.

Dr. Matt Chalmers received his degree of Doctor of Chiropractic from Parker Chiropractic College here in Dallas. Shortly after graduation he started postgraduate work in the field of Neurology and is now a Certified Clinical Chiropractic Neurologist. Dr Chalmers also received certification in Spinal Decompression, for the management of disc pain, making him one of only a handful of doctors in the Dallas Metroplex to have such a certification. Dr. Chalmers has been an athlete all his life and really enjoys working with athletes and their families. Nutrition is a very large part of a healthy lifestyle and as such Crucible Chiropractic offers a wide range of dietary counseling from weight loss to weight gain. Crucible Chiropractic also offers a large variety of nutritional supplements to help improve the overall wellness of the whole family. If you ever have any questions feel free to call at 214-276-6700 for a free consultation.

                                    DR. Kelly byrne

Dr. Kelly Byrne DC, Pediatric Specialist, has always been very passionate about working with children. Dr. Kelly received her BA in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Colorado and her degree of Doctor of Chiropractic from Parker University here in Dallas. During the last year of Chiropractic school, she went through the 14 months pediatric certification as well as doing an internship under a pediatric/pregnancy Chiropractor in Colorado. Dr. Kelly has a range of techniques to treat things such as torticollis, colic, flat head, issues with breastfeeding, allergies, etc.

Dr. Kelly also does Chiropractic wellness checks on children to make sure their bodies are functioning at 100%. Pregnancies are another passion of Dr. Kelly’s. Chiropractic care during pregnancy is not only very important for mom but also very important for the baby as well. Chiropractic care will help mom be pain-free, allow the baby to have the space he/she needs in the womb and helps lower labor and delivery duration. Dr. Kelly would love to check you and your kids to make sure your bodies are functioning at their optimal level. Call 214-276-6700 today to make an appointment.

                                    DR. dasha ilushin

Dr. Dasha Ilushin DC, Pediatric Specialist, was first introduced to chiropractic medicine at a young age as a gymnast and competitive cheerleader. Her experience in both sports helped foster her appreciation for the potential her body held and her ability to perform at an elite level. Dr. Ilushin’s involvement in athletics allowed her to realize the impact chiropractic medicine made on her performance. Upon receiving her BA in Kinesiology from The University of North Texas, Dr. Ilushin went on to pursue her interest in chiropractic medicine at Parker University in Dallas, TX. In addition to extensive doctoral coursework, Dr. Ilushin’s passion for working with children led her to complete the 14-month chiropractic pediatric certification and receive a certification in the Webster technique. She also loves working with mothers-to-be and believes that, with the best chiropractic care, women will fulfill an easier pregnancy as well as have a decreased labor and delivery time. In her free time, Dr. Ilushin enjoys spending time with family and exercising.

                                    DR. joseph brilliant

Dr. Joseph Brilliant, D.C. specializes in myofascial tissue release and biomechanical correction through physical rehabilitation. Dr. Brilliant is very passionate about health, and fitness, and enjoys not only getting patients out of pain but improving their overall quality of life. He has developed techniques within the last 8 years of practice that allow patients to implement simple and effective lifestyle changes. Through his care, he can address a wide variety of issues such as headaches, neck and low back pain, shoulder impingements, knee pain, etc. One of his favorite perks of working with patients is watching chiropractic, and rehab becomes a springboard into a healthier and more active lifestyle for his patients.

Dr. Brilliant received his doctorate from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas in 2009. Soon after graduation, he completed post-graduate work in the areas of biomechanical correction that is incorporated in nearly all his treatment plans. His goals are not only to get you out of pain, but keep you out of pain through improvements in postural strength, and flexibility. Prior to Parker College, Dr. Brilliant received his Bachelor of Science degree in 2005 from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. There, he was a part of the strength and conditioning staff as the student coach, overseeing track and field, and women’s soccer. During his time at FSU, he was member of the FSU Rugby Team, and the Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. His first 2 years of college were spent at Yavapai College in Prescott, Arizona where he was a catcher on the men’s baseball team.

Dr. Brilliant is a native Texan who lives here in Frisco with his wife and 3 boys. When not spending time with his family, his hobbies include outdoor activities with his boys, FSU athletics, and bodybuilding. In November 2017, Dr. Brilliant took first place at the NPC National Championships in the Classic Physique division in Miami, Florida. From the win, he is now qualified as a professional in the IFBB ranks. Dr. Brilliant would love to address any and all of you and your family’s chiropractic needs. If you have any questions, you may contact Dr. Brilliant directly at drbrilliant@cruciblechiropractic.com, or call the office at 214-276-6700.