Kenneth Garvey is the Chiropractic Doctor for Maloney Chiropractic Clinic in Phoenix Arizona. He was born in Seattle Washington and grew up in the small town of Prosser Washington. He was involved in boy scouts, enjoyed the outdoors, and received his eagle scout award. Kenneth has always been involved in sports and was an honorable mention as a defensive end for his football team that finished 5th in the state. He was also a starter for his high school basketball team that finished 8th in the state. Dr. Garvey also worked outside in the agriculture community during the summers. Realizing this was hard labor he eventually worked for the Washington State Research and Extension Center inspecting nurseries and certifying health and diseased trees. To earn money for his mission he spent time driving potato and onion trucks for 15 hours a day.
Dr. Garvey is fluent in Spanish and served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Spain for 2 years. Dr. Garvey went to Ricks Junior College before transferring to Brigham Young University and received a bachelor’s degree in science in 1995. He studied physical education with an emphasis on Physical Therapy. He then went on to get a doctorate degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic West in 1998. He began working with a clinic that focused on work injuries. He opened an office in Redwood City California as an associate doctor. He then moved to Merced California where he worked for a workers compensation and personal injury clinic. He opened his own clinic in May of 2002 in Merced CA and became well known for dealing with work injuries. He referred patients for MRIs, nerve testing and saw many serious work injury cases. He referred patients to many Orthopedic Surgeons, Neurologists, pain management clinics, and Physical Therapists. He managed the worker’s compensation case and eventually wrote final disability examinations for patients. He became a Qualified Medical Examiner for the state of California.
In his free time, Dr. Garvey enjoys lifting weights, swimming, playing basketball, and all sports activities. He loves hiking with his 6 kids and is exploring the great state of Arizona with a new interest in Photography. He travels the west with his wife who is a landscape photographer and she takes pictures of many elopements, engagements, and maternity shoots in landscape settings. He is her best assistant and captures her performing her landscape photography with many clients. He and his wife enjoy the beautiful world God created and explore it together.
Degrees | Certifications
Doctor of Chiropractic
Palmer College of Chiropractic West
Brigham Young University