Dr. Trent Peng holds a Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree from National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois in 2004. Prior to that, he completed his undergraduate studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; he graduated with a major in psychology.
After graduation, Dr. Peng served as an associate chiropractor for clinics in Waco (2005-06) and Belton (2006-08), eventually found employment in Pflugerville (2008-12) and later became owner of Pflugerville Wellness Center (2012-current).
Dr. Peng has completed over 100 hours of post-doctorate studies in Applied Clinical Nutrition as well as the 300-hour Diplomate Program in Occupational Health and Applied Ergonomics so he can better serve and consult the working population. Recently, Dr. Peng has been certified as a medical examiner of the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) to perform trucker physical examinations as per regulations of the Department of Transportation (DOT)
Furthermore, Dr. Peng just completed his masters degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center for the Public Health program, with a major in Epidemiology and minor in Biostatistics. His goal is to engage in epidemiological research along with practicing chiropractic.
Based on his education and experiences, Dr. Peng believes in the evidence-based treatment approach. In addition, he strongly promotes a holistic approach to health care, including proper diet, posture/ergonomics, and exercises and frequently consults patients on these factors to improve patients’ overall health.