Accessibility View Close toolbar

NP PROMO

Exclusive Offer

New Patient Promotional!

Welcome to Bel-Ray Wellness Center.


Dr. Jonah McCandless and Dr. Jeffrey Breithaupt are chiropractors serving Belton, Raymore and the surrounding areas. Whether you need an injury or accident treated, have a specific body problem (such as back pain or a spinal condition), need pain relief, or just want to improve your overall health, Bel-Ray Wellness Center may have a solution for you through state of the art chiropractic care, rehabilitation, and nutrition.

As a consumer of health care services, you have the ability to choose where you go for treatment. You also have the right to expect high quality care from your health care team. Dr. Jonah McCandless and his staff will provide the care you deserve for a healthier, happier you through the most advanced medical technology available to Chiropractors – The Sigma Instrument – and through wellness programs and education that will empower you to continue living a healthy lifestyle.

“Observational study found that low back pain patients receiving chiropractic care, which typically includes spinal manipulation, are more satisfied than those receiving medical care.”

-New England Journal of Medicine

Testimonials

  • "I've made great progress! Everyone at Bel-Ray has been very supportive and helpful. I love having exercises I can do at home that will help keep the pain away. I would recommend Bel-Ray to anyone that has pain."
    Stina H.
  • "I struggled with lower back pain for months. Some days it was manageable, others I could barely walk but it was a pain and discomfort that I dealt with everyday. I hit a point of being done, frustrated with the pain and how it was affecting my life with my family. A friend referred me to Bel Ray Wellness. I've been a patient here for 6 weeks and the difference is unbelievable. I'm pan free on a daily basis and feel great. The treatment plan is simple and manageable. I'm most impressed with the quality of care given from the Dr's and staff, they truly invest in each patient, providing valuable in formation and attention to get you to a pain free lifestyle."
    Kimberly R.
  • "Friends recommended Bel-Ray to me when I was truly suffering sciatica nerve pain. After initial consultation the decision was made to commence treatment. Subsequent visits have eliminated the pain. Suggested exercises have been continued which I feel are very beneficial. Bel-Ray's staff is outstanding, friendly, helpful, accommodating, and knowledgeable. I would recommend Bel-Ray Wellness Center with no hesitation."
    Peg C
  • "I came in with a lot of pain in the left hip due to a pinched nerve. After 10 visits the pain has stopped. I was having trouble sitting and sleeping, taking pain medication every day but now ice packs is all I need. The staff was very helpful and friendly."
    Barbara T
  • "I fell and know I have made great progress with the treatments, stretches, and exercises that Dr. McCandless has given. I came in for an "angry" nerve in my left leg and with treatment - it's not as angry and not on my mind 24/7 as before. Lower back pain has improved as well. I'm back to biking and walking on a daily basis and it's absolutely great. The key for anyone is to stick with it and do those home exercises and stretches, don't skimp out on them. I would definitely recommend coming to Bel-Ray Wellness."
    Suzanne W.
  • "I have had a complete turn around, especially in my lower back. I went from barely getting up from a sitting or laying down position, because of the pain. Now I can get up freely without any pain at all. My upper back is also much better as well. Everyone here is very nice, and the chiropractor is very thorough and listens to what symptoms I have. I like the clicker approach instead of more hands on procedures."
    Wayne S.

Office Hours

Bel-Ray Wellness Center

Monday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-6:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Featured Articles

  • Summer Sports

    Summer Sports In the summertime, everyone's thoughts turn to the outdoors. We want to get out in the sun and have some fun. Some people do exercise outdoors, such as running, walking, and biking, all year long regardless of the weather.1 For others, summer's warmer temperatures make activity outside ...

    Read More
  • Wellness Gardens

    Wellness Gardens When time is spent in an office or indoors day in and day out, some can lose that connection to the outside world. And that loss of connection can lead to higher stress levels and more health ailments without even realizing it. But when that the gap between office life and outdoor life ...

    Read More
  • Dynamic Warm-ups

    In a common occurrence, you bend over to pick up the pencil you inadvertently dropped on the floor. Or you bend over to pick up the soap bar that has slipped through your fingers in the shower. Or you bend over to lift a bag of groceries out of your automobile trunk. These are all daily events. But on ...

    Read More
  • Smart Shoulders

    Our shoulder joints have the greatest range of motion of any of the musculoskeletal joints in our bodies. The shoulder joint is really two joints, the glenohumeral joint between the arm bone (humerus) and the shoulder blade (scapula) and the acromioclavicular joint between the acromion (a bony projection off the scapula) and the collarbone (clavicle). The glenohumeral joint is a ball-and-socket joint and the acromioclavicular joint is a gliding joint. ...

    Read More
  • A Book and Its Cover

    A book cover may not necessarily tell the whole story and may not accurately portray the nature of the contents within. Publishing companies pay high salaries to their marketing staff to create cover copy that will entice prospective buyers to make a purchase. But many times the book itself does not ...

    Read More
  • When Your Spine Is In Line

    Good spinal alignment means good biomechanical health. Essentially, your spine is the biomechanical center of your body. Your legs are connected to your spine via two large and strong pelvic bones. Your arms are connected to your spine via your shoulder blades, ribs, and numerous strong muscles and ligaments. ...

    Read More
  • An Apple a Day . . .

    What is so good about an apple? Is it the color, ranging from ruby red to pale pink? Is it the crunch? The sweetness? Or is it, instead, a combination of all of these qualities, plus the natural goodness derived from the apple's secret ingredients — phytonutrients? If this were a multiple choice quiz, the answer would be "all of the above". Importantly, in addition to possessing numerous appealing physical qualities, apples contain an abundance of health-promoting biochemicals known as phytonutrients.1,2 These specific organic molecules are derived not only from apples but many other fresh fruits and vegetables, and help power the immune system, protect against cancer, maintain healthy eyes, and assist cells in clearing out metabolic waste products such as free radicals. ...

    Read More
  • Standing Tall

    Young peoples' bones stop growing by approximately age 20, somewhat earlier in women and somewhat later in men. Long bone growth, that is, in the arm, forearm, thigh, and leg, ceases later and smaller bone growth, that is, in the hands, feet, and spine, ceases earlier. In essence, you're as tall as you're ...

    Read More
  • Spring Forth!

    Spring is arriving. The days are getting longer, the air is fresher, and the sunlight is brighter. Flowers and bushes are beginning to bloom. Tree sap is running and there are new baby animals in the world. In short, the world is being renewed and, if we choose to, we too can actively participate in ...

    Read More
  • Chiropractic Care for the Young and the Young at Heart

    Children and adults are the same but different. Most kids want to play all the time, but they also are required to go to school. Most adults would prefer to play all the time – relax, go to the gym, read a book, watch TV, or get together with friends – but most adults need to go to work at least ...

    Read More

Our Location