Dr. Varela is a native Arizonian, but spent his early years in San Diego, California. Prior to Chiropractic College, Dr. Varela worked for the Department of Defense at North Island Naval Air Station in San Diego, California.
He returned to Arizona after receiving his Doctorate Degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in 1978. Dr. Varela opened his first office at 35th Avenue and Northern in 1978.
He then proceeded to open 3 other offices in the Phoenix area, the latest one being at his present location at 75th Avenue and Thunderbird Road in Peoria.
Dr. Varela has over the years, acquired numerous hours of continuing education, including post-graduate education and functional endocrinology and clinical nutrition, learning many different forms of treatment for neck pain, back pain, headaches, foot pain, Type 2 Diabetes reversal, as well as other health related conditions and topics to benefit his patients. As a result, he has built an impressive reputation as being knowledgeable and very capable of helping those who come to him for treatment.
Dr. Varela is a Palmer Graduate and has been practicing for over 34 years.