The Atlas Specific Durango chiropractors team are known for being experts in their field of Health and Wellness.

petra and claytonDrs. Clayton & Petra Sullwold are two of only 1200 Upper Cervical Specific Doctors in the world.  The care they deliver is a postdoctoral specialty requiring extra training and advanced certification in the field of chiropractic.

Dr. Clayton Sullwold D.C. practices in Durango, Colorado. In addition to completing his Doctor of Chiropractic degree he has completed his postdoctoral certification in Upper Cervical Specific Care through the Knee Chest Society. Dr. Clayton is interested in people who have lost all hope of regaining a standard and quality of living which they previously possessed in their life. His passion is working with people who have tried everything to regain balance and quality of life and have not had prior success. Dr. Clayton Sullwold is an Upper Cervical Spine Specialist.  He works with various neurological and chronic health conditions in the Four Corners Area.  Cases he has had success with include:  Multiple Sclerosis, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Seizures, Meniere’s Disease, Migraines, High Blood pressure, Anxiety and Depression, Fibromyalgia, Dystonia, heart dysfunction, digestive dysfunction, and autoimmune disorders such as Raynaud’s, RA, Sojourns’ Syndrome, and more.


Dr. Petra Sullwold D.C. is the wife of the previously mentioned doctor. She is certified by the International Veterinarian Chiropractic Association as a certified Animal Chiropractor in Durango, Colorado. She loves working with all types of animals in the four corners (especially horses and dogs)! Her past experience has lead her to work on some of the top horses around the country. She is an avid rider and enjoys training her adopted wild mustangs. She has completed her postdoctoral certification in Upper Cervical Specific Care through the Knee Chest Society and is also certified in the Webster Technique for breech presentation babies through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.  She currently sees canine patients at Bakers Bridge Vet Clinic and travels the 4 corners area for equine care.