1880 E Tangerine Rd Ste 110
Oro Valley, AZ 85755

About Us

Welcome to The Back Alley Chiropractic & Massage,
where we do our best work behind your back.

From Left: Jacob LMT, Courtney, Dr. Don, Benita RMT, Maryann

Dr. Don Shiflet is a chiropractor serving Oro Valley and it’s surrounding communities. Dr. Don and his team are dedicated to chiropractic solutions to help you reach your wellness goals. We see lives changed in the office everyday and we are committed to our patients. We want to help them create healthier, happier lives. Dr. Don is a participating Medicare provider and is contracted with most major insurance carriers. We also have

Meet our Providers

The people that make a difference at The Back Alley

Don Shiflet, DC

“Dr. Don”, as he is known in the office, is a state of Arizona licensed Chiropractic Physician with more than 20 years experience. He specializes in the non-surgical and differential diagnosis of neuromusculoskeletal disorders of the neck, back and extremities, motor vehicle accidents, and sports injuries. In 1999 he graduated from Parker University in Dallas, Texas and holds a BS degree in human anatomy. Before attending Chiropractic College Dr. Don made his living with his hands and after an on the job injury, was treated with chiropractic care and he decided that was to be his career path.
Dr. Don’s goal is to help you achieve optimum health. He takes his time to understand every patients’ concerns and tailors an experience to fit each specific need. Dr. Don genuinely enjoys getting to know each patient and their stories. Here at The Back Alley Chiropractic, you are more than just a patient, you are family.
Dr. Don is a 4th generation Arizona native who grew up in the Gila Valley. He has been married to his wife Teresa for 35 years, has two daughters and 2 grandchildren. Outside of the office he loves to be outdoors with his family camping, fishing, riding ATV’s and is also active in his church and community.

Jacob Mitchell, LMT

As an active adult and former athlete, Jacob knows the frustration of being injured and living with pain. As a former Correctional Officer for twelve years and a father of four, he also knows the importance of being able to perform daily with a body in balance. Whether you are looking for pain management or injury treatment or simply want to relax and melt away stress, Jacob has the experience and skill level to create a personally customized, therapeutic treatment. Trained locally at the Nationally Accredited Cortiva Institute (formerly the Desert Institute of Healing Arts) Jacob has well over 6,000 hours of hands on experience. Licensed by the State of Arizona and certified in over seven different modalities, Jacob is a professional you can trust to meet your therapeutic needs.

Benita Babeckis, RMT

  • Certified Master & Certified Acupressure Instructor Reflexologist with 19 years experience through NTCB.
  • Usui Reiki Master & Trainer
  • Karuna Reiki Master & Trainer
  • Angelic Healing Master & Trainer
  • NLP Trainer & Teacher
  • Massage Therapist before focusing on Reflexology
  • Has researched and studied Auras, Chakras and Eastern healing systems for over 30 years
  • Author of 15 published books on Reflexology, healing and self-improvement

Benita has made her life purpose “The study of healing.”

Experience a session with Benita for a total unique healing experience.