Dr. Scott Donkin

Scott Donkin, DC, DACBOH, is an internationally published author, chiropractor, lecturer, and consultant who has been in private practice in Lincoln, Nebraska for over thirty-five years.

Dr. Donkin is considered an expert on the use of the physical environment to promote balance, physical performance, safety, and longevity. He owns and operates Donkin Chiropractic, a successful Chiropractic and Progressive Rehab clinic.

He is the author of Sitting on the Job, the co-author of Peak Performance Body & Mind: How to Make Your Body Last a Lifetime, and is also the producer of a number of multimedia programs on health and wellness.

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Woman Stretching

Many People Feel That Pain, Stress and Strain Are Necessary Evils In Today’s High-Tech Society.
Such complaints can be alleviated…

“Gradual wear and tear created by an ill fitting personal environment is one of the most preventable sources of misery experienced as people age. We are committed to providing exceptional programs and products for extraordinary health and wellness in real time that will help you get to where you really want to go.”

Scott W. Donkin DC, DACBOH

  • Improving health, wellness, longevity and quality of life in real time.

  • Promoting balance, physical performance, safety and longevity.

  • Providing post-offer, post-injury and independent medical evaluations.


News and Information

Unmask Neck Pain

Is your mask hurting you? As if working from home or feeling the pressure revolving around mitigating the spread of COVID-19 isn’t enough, we now must deal with the pain of wearing masks.

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Warm Weather Woes

Chronic conditions can have flare-ups no matter the temperature outside, but the summer weather does cause our bodies to need a period of adjustment, and this can increase the painful symptoms of arthritis and other conditions.

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Making Your Home Workstation Work for You

Scores of my patients, as well as millions more are now working from home. Teachers, students, attorneys, those in the financial services and many others are trying their best to remain productive in make-shift home workstations.

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Stressful Times

There will always be times and events in our lives that cause stress, pressure, grief, and discomfort. Unfortunately, they are unavoidable. However, we can choose how we respond and what we do to help alleviate the pain caused by traumatic life events and experiences.

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COVID Clenching

A new and serious side-effect from stress caused by the pandemic has been detected by Nebraska chiropractor Dr. Scott Donkin. Neck, back and jaw pain, headaches, and insomnia have worsened significantly, and they are the direct result of excessive “clenching.”

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The Key to Fully Enjoy Living

The Art-of-Living well involves more than just art. You have to be up on the most current science and research on all aspects of wellness. It also requires regular practice, to develop and sustain the mental and physical resilience to harness your mind, body, and mood to be at your best every day of your life.

Our M3+ Mind- Movement-Mood Wellness Center efficiently integrates Diet/Nutrition, Exercise, Biomechanics, and the MindFulChoice System™ for optimal thinking – all under one roof or online, and will provide you with a customized assessment and action plan for your specific lifestyle and goals.

Our total wellness model is tailored to fit your individual needs with just the right services to reach your personal destination for a life of clarity, purpose, and joy.

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Projects and Endeavors

A few of Dr. Donkin’s ongoing projects and endeavors.

Corporate Wellness

Establishing A Corporate Wellness Culture

This program leverages Dr. Scott Donkin’s extensive experience as a practicing Chiropractor for 35 years coupled with his training and board certification in occupational health for 23 years. One of Dr. Donkin’s premises is that healthy individuals as well as healthy companies exhibit habits that are actually reliable predictors to their sustained health.

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Providing information and services related to the biomechanics of using back packs and other bags, luggage, or packages that are held, carried or worn.

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Massage For A Cause

Massage For A Cause™

Information coming soon.

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Weighted Blanket

The Ultimate Guide to Weighted Blankets™

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Mindful Use™

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Evoke Rezzilience Protocol™

Information coming soon.

Occupational Health

Occupational Health & Wellness Solutions

Dr. Donkin is board certified in Occupational Health and is uniquely qualified to effectively consult with companies and government agencies to uncover the cause of many workplace health and safety problems such as reoccurring injuries or accidents, and develop practical, innovative solutions to prevent them.

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Dr. Donkin has authored several books on the use of the physical environment to promote balance, physical performance, safety, and longevity. He also has produced a number of informational pamphlets, including Sitting Fit: A better way to make a living while sitting and Sleeping Fit: A better way to sleep and feel rested.

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Dr. Scott Donkin


Dr. Donkin regularly consults with government agencies on safety practices, with companies on ergonomic and health issues for employees, and with manufacturers of such products as office furniture, bedding, pillows, and airline seats. For more information about presentations or consulting, please call 402.488.1500.

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Dr. Donkin serves as a Global Facilitator for The Mental Wellness Society© whose mission is “. . . to identify, promote, and advance the acquisition of concepts and knowledge that can equip individuals with the means to achieve wellness in the psychological, behavioral, and interpersonal areas of their lives.”

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Let’s Work Together

Dr. Donkin is available for presentations and consultation. Would you like to discuss your requirements? Call Dr. Donkin at 402.488.1500

Best of Lincoln

Donkin Chiropractic was a finalist for
Best of Lincoln 2017
Best of Lincoln

Franchise of the Year

HealthSource™ of East Lincoln was named HealthSource™ Chiropractic 2016 Franchise of the Year

World Massage Conference

Dr. Donkin was a featured presenter at the online World Massage Conference June 4th, 2017. His presentation was entitled “Having Your Body Last a Lifetime”.
World Massage Conference

Continuing Education

Based on his qualifications, experience and reputation for delivering outstanding programs the CEU Institute has contracted with Dr. Donkin to deliver programs to professionals in a wide range of industries.
CEU Institute

Featured Products

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Dr. Scott Donkin at TEDxLincoln
Sit Smarter, Not Harder
Dr. Scott Donkin on KFOR Lincoln
PODCAST: Aging With Dignity


A few of the venues where Dr. Donkin has been a featured speaker.

I wanted to send you a thank you note for presenting at our annual Public Works and Utilities Safety Workshop. The Workshop was a total success and a highlight was your presentation on Sitting Well.

Gerardo Martinez
Safety & Training Specialist, City of Lincoln

You made a great impact on the health and well-being of our members and their workforces today! We are very thankful for your expertise and support. We look forward to working with you again.

Tonya P. Vyhlidal
WorkWell Director, Nebraska Safety Council

Thank you for taking the time to meet with students from my Emerging Leader Class…it was apparent learning was immense. Considering how busy you are, I am especially grateful for you and the valuable time you shared.

Kris L. Baach, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska

Thank you so much for your participation in FCA National Convention 2014 and being part of the largest Chiropractic CE show. We thank you for your participation as a speaker and your continual outstanding support.

Michael Chance, DC
Florida Chiropractic Association President
Call Dr. Donkin at 402.488.1500 to inquire about presentations or consulting.
Connect With Dr. Donkin


Dr. Scott Donkin is uniquely qualified to effectively consult with companies and government agencies to uncover the cause of many workplace health and safety problems such as reoccurring injuries or accidents, and develop practical, innovative solutions to prevent them.
Please call 402.488.1500.

  • 5540 South Street, Suite 200 Lincoln, Nebraska 68506
  • 402.488.1500
  • scottwdonkin@gmail.com
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