Our Doctors

Dr. Aldwin Martin, D.C.martin

Dr. Aldwin T. Martin was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is a new resident of Virginia. He was a very active tri athlete playing Football, basketball, and baseball, and wants to help as many athletes as possible reach optimal performance through wellness care. Dr. Aldwin had his first son, Aldwin II on December 21, 2012, and enjoys spending every free moment he has with him. He also enjoys reading, working out, watching football and basketball, and finding new restaurants to try with his wife.

Dr. Aldwin graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. He then went on to attend Chiropractic College at Life University College of Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia where he found his true calling as a Subluxation based Chiropractor. While at Life, he served as an officer and teaching assistant in their Full Spine Technique club. When asked, he says that his goal is to not only deliver the best Chiropractic care possible to as many people in his community as he can, but to also effectively spread the message of the importance of Chiropractic care in our Healthcare system to the masses.

Dr. Aldwin Martin joined the Palmercare family in January 2013 and seeks to add to an already amazing team of Doctors. He has skills in many Chiropractic techniques including Diversified, Thompson, Toggle, Activator, Gonstead, Cox Flexion Distraction, and SOT.

Our Philosophy

It's simple: we don't just want you to get healthy, we want you to learn how to stay healthy. We believe that the largest advancement in healthcare is the informed consumer. More and more people are learning more and more about healthcare. While half of our mission is to make sure you get the best care possible, the other half of our mission is to educate and empower you on health and wellness. We believe that the more you know about your own health (and health in general), the healthier you will be.


Dr. Ted Davidson, D.C.DrTed

Dr. Ted Davidson was born and raised in Tulsa Oklahoma. There he was active in basketball and baseball, and grew up heavily involved with his family’s horse business, that consisted of breeding, horse breaking and training. He obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Langston University also located in Oklahoma. Dr. Davidson is a new resident in Washington DC and enjoys playing basketball, working out and morning runs that allows him to explore the different historical areas of DC.

Dr. Davidson decision to be a chiropractor was due to his belief that prescription medications shouldn’t be the initial approach for dis-ease, and that holistic approach to care will improve overall health and wellness. Dr. Davidson attended Logan University in St. Louis where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and Master degree in Sports Science and Rehabilitation, graduating with honors in 2016. He was also a group leader at the Mid-Rivers outpatient center located in St. Charles, MO.

Dr. Davidson’s chiropractic tool belt consists of techniques such as Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson Drop Technique, Cox Flexion-Distraction, ART, and FMT certification in Rock Tape. He also focuses on athletic injuries and proper biomechanics. He is very passionate about continuing his growth as chiropractor, and helping patients through inspiring optimal wellness by unleashing their body’s innate ability to heal.