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Serving the Greater Austin community with locations in SW Austin, Buda, and Dripping Springs

Dr. Michael P. Henry DC - TexStar Chiropractic Doctor

Michael P. Henry DC

Dr Michael Henry is the founder and Clinical Director of TexStar Chiropractic. His mission is to help the Greater Austin community achieve a better quality of life by providing access to high quality, safe, and effective treatment options for serious musculoskeletal conditions.

Dr Henry grew up in Manchaca, TX, just south of Austin. He graduated from The University of Texas with a Bachelors in Kinesiology and from Parker University with a Doctorate in Chiropractic in 2009.

He was named the Texas Young Chiropractor of the Year in 2014, and curently serves as Vice President of the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners.

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Bao Q. Tran DC - TexStar Chiropractic Doctor

Bao Q. Tran DC

Dr. Tran is a Southeast Texas native, born and raised in Port Arthur. He is a graduate of Memorial High School and earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biology at Lamar University.

He is a 2013 graduate of Parker University in Dallas, TX. During his studies at Parker, he also earned a B.S. in Human Anatomy and a B.S. in Health and Wellness. He is certified in the Webster Technique through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, which is a low force chiropractic technique developed specifically for pregnant patients that optimizes health benefits for both mother and baby. He also focuses on the analysis and correction of disc bulges and herniations, helping patients fix their disc conditions without the use of drugs or surgery.

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Ryan T. Woods DC - TexStar Chiropractic Doctor

Ryan T. Woods DC

Dr. Woods was born and raised in Baytown, Texas. He is a graduate of Ross. S. Sterling High School and earned his Biomedical Sciences degree from Texas A&M University.

He graduated with his Doctorate of Chiropractic in December, 2014 from Texas Chiropractic College in Pasadena, Texas. While in Chiropractic College Dr. Woods was in the Omega Psi Honor Society and was a Clinical Teaching Assistant. In chiropractic college Dr. Woods was able to spend time on a medical mission trip treating rural and underserved populations in Costa Rica which he considers one of the most rewarding experiences of his life.

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Cole R. Roemer DC - TexStar Chiropractic Doctor

Cole R. Roemer DC

Dr. Cole Roemer was born in Austin and raised in the heart of the hill country, Johnson City. He graduated as valedictorian from LBJ High School and went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M. While attending A&M, he suffered several cycling injuries which led him to a local chiropractor in College Station. After seeing what a difference chiropractic care made for him as a patient, he knew he had found his calling.

He went on to attend chiropractic school at Palmer West in San Jose, California. After earning his Doctor of Chiropractic, he returned home to Austin to begin practice in 2019.

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Kim Whitehead - TexStar Patient Services Director


Kim is our Patient Services Director, in charge of helping our patients with scheduling, insurance, and any front desk services. With 10 years’ experience in medical office management, she keeps the TexStar front office running very smoothly. Kim grew up in Oklahoma City and completed her bachelor degree in Marketing at Oklahoma State University. She arrived in Austin a little over 25 years ago and has called it home ever since. After working in sales and marketing for several years, she decided she wanted to work in the health field. She really enjoys helping and supporting patient’s choices to take an active role in creating a healthy lifestyle and choosing more natural approaches to healthcare. Kim loves her job and strives to make sure that you will always hear a friendly voice when you call to book your next appointment.

Angela - TexStar New Patient Coordinator


Angela joined our Buda clinic as our New Patient Coordinator. In a nutshell, she provides outstanding service as she guides our new patients through their first phase of care and is always available to help our seasoned patients with any care or billing questions. She is a native Austinite, 7th generation Texan, and 5-year resident to the city of Buda. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, camping, photography, working on various art projects, researching her genealogy, and spending time with her fur babies. She follows a plant-based lifestyle and is also studying herbalism in her free time. As a former patient of TexStar, she is thrilled to give back to our patients to help them achieve their goals and get the best care that they need.

Kyle - TexStar’s Lead Therapy


Kyle is our Lead Therapy Tech in our Buda clinic. Kyle received his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, and his master’s degree from Texas State University, where he studied Exercise Science. Kyle has a diverse background and is joining us from the field of higher education, where he certified and trained personal trainers and group fitness instructors. He has over a decade of experience working with a diverse set of clients, from post-rehabilitation clients all the way to Division 1 football players. He spends his free time going on adventures with his wife Meghan and their golden retriever Luna. With his diverse background and his career in higher education, Kyle is excited to bring his knowledge and skillset to give our patients at TexStar the best and most complete care possible.

Brittney - TexStar’s Front Desk Coordinator


Brittany is the Front Desk Coordinator in our Southwest Austin office. Her goal is to make sure that your experience with TexStar is the best healthcare experience you have ever had. If you are a patient in our Austin office Brittany is your primary contact for any scheduling, referral, or billing questions you many have. Brittany has many years of experience in the healthcare field and is also a licensed massage therapist. She and her husband moved to Austin 8 years ago from Del Rio and they love to spend their time outdoors playing with their husky Ayda. Brittany is thrilled to be able to serve others and make patients’ lives better and healthier through her work here at TexStar Chiropractic.

Ben - TexStar’s Lead Therapy Tech


Ben is our Lead Therapy Tech in the Austin clinic. Ben received his bachelors degree in Kinesiology from St. Edwards University and is currently pursuing his masters in Exercise Science with an emphasis in Strength and Conditioning at Texas State University – San Marcos. He has over 3 years of experience developing training programs for athletes at the collegiate level and working with several local sports teams. Ben grew up just down the road in Kyle TX. He spends his free time with his lovely fiance Kianna and watching the Dallas Cowboys play Football. With his education, training, and experience, he is excited to bring his skill set to TexStar and help all of our patients achieve a healthier and happier life.

Linda - TexStar’s Financial Coordinator


Linda is TexStar’s Financial Coordinator. She is our go-to expert for any insurance or billing questions that our patients may have. She brings with her 20+ years of experience in the Chiropractic field. In her previous career as a massage therapist she was able to help people in a very hands on way. Now she does it by working with patients every day to help them get the care that they need. Linda is a Boston native that spent most of her life in California. She and her husband recently moved to Bastrop, TX with their many fur babies. Linda is excited to grow with us at TexStar Chiropractic. She enjoys supporting healthy lifestyles and natural healing.