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Chiropractor Lufkin TX Nicole Mercado Meet The Team


Nicole Mercado P.T., B.S., D.C.

Dr. Nicole Krystal Mercado Zapata was born in Mayaquez, Puerto Rico. Mercado is a Doctor of Chiropractic who graduated in June 2020 from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Boiling Springs, South Carolina. She joined Sherman College in July 2016 as a biologist.

She was a Pharmacy Tech for 3 years then did Pre-Med and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Biology at the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico.

She is currently an ICPA Member and certified in Webster Technique and currently enrolled in the program for CACCP. She is also certified in Orthospinology, an Upper Cervical Technique.

Mercado was a member of the Student Ambassadors Program, which shared the core values of Sherman College and its utmost professionalism. She was one of the students charged with bringing chiropractic to the world. She volunteered for 13 quarters as an ambassador. She served for a year as the Secretary of the Students Ambassadors and President of Community Service. During her tenure, Mercado was instrumental in the recruitment and the advancement of chiropractic awareness within the community, earning her the award of Student Leader of the Year at Lyceum 2020.

Mercado served the beautiful community of Plainview, Texas, and helped families, pregnant women, kids, adults, and seniors, keeping them thriving and getting them to live their best lives.

She is married to Francisco Polanco and has 4 amazing children, twin sons Jaysuan and Josuan, Chelsy Marie who is a Zumba Kids instructor, and Xolahyris who plays volleyball for the Puerto Rican team. As a family, they love to serve God and their greatest satisfaction is bringing happiness to others.

Dr. Mercado is well prepared and ready to serve the community of Lufkin, Texas.

Chiropractor Lufkin TX Nicole Mercado With Family In Forest

Chiropractic Lufkin TX Lacelyanzee

Clinic Director

Lacelyanzee Solares

Hola world, My name is Lacelyanzee, I’ve lived here in Lufkin TX for about 3 years my family and I moved here from Alvin TX. I have been blessed with 3 beautiful boys. I met Dr. Nicky at the Cinco de mayo festival she is the first upper cervical chiropractor I have gone to.

When I started working with Dr. Nicky after being her patient first. I’m a true believer in upper cervical chiropractic! I’ve enjoyed every moment with each one of our patients. I absolutely love seeing all the healing and miracles that happen here at Lufkin clinic of Chiropractic!

Chiropractic Lufkin TX Janora Solís About

Licensed Massage Therapist

Janora Solís L.M.T.

My name is Janora Solís. I grew up in Huntington, TX. My husband and I married in 1998, we have 3 children and call Hudson, TX home for the past 20 years. I graduated from Blue Cliff School of Therapeutic Massage in Shreveport, Louisiana in 1998 and have been a practicing Licensed Massage Therapist ever since.

At the time I did not know what Chiropractic was until I did my research. I am grateful for Chiropractic Care. Most importantly what I love most about my job is seeing and connecting with all of our great patients and being able to hear their success throughout their chiropractic care journey.

Chiropractic Lufkin TX Elizabeth Tamez

Chiropractic Assistant

Elizabeth Tamez

Hello everyone! My name is Elizabeth Tamez I’m a proud Texan raised in the small town of Lufkin, TX. I’m a mom of three. Chiropractic came into my life in March of 2023, getting my regular adjustments I slowly saw positive changes in my body and my health.

Now I am proud to say my whole family is all under chiropractic care! In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and I also love to do crafts from time to time.


8:30am - 6:00pm


8:30am - 6:00pm

8:30am - 6:00pm

9:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday & Sunday

Lufkin Clinic of Chiropractic

300 N John Redditt Dr #3
Lufkin, TX 75904
(936) 899-6158
(936) 899-6159