Meet our Chiropractic Physicians


The Joint Sugar House

Dr. Michael Hill, D.C. practices at The Joint - Salt Lake City, Sugar House

Dr. Michael Hill, D.C.
Education: Southern California University of Health Sciences '05
Years Practicing: 11

Dr. Hill graduated Cum Laude from Los Angeles Chiropractic College in 2005. After practicing in his home town in north Alabama for a year, he opened an office in downtown Phoenix, Arizona and practiced there for over 7 years. In an effort to be closer to family, he moved here to beautiful Salt Lake and has found a home in Salt Lake City at The Joint Sugar House.

Dr. Hill has always been heavily involved in athletics. Growing up playing every sport there was has led to a life of loving sports. He played 3 years of collegiate golf and still loves to play as often as possible. That love for golf has led to a love for treating patients who love to play golf. He has participated in several post graduate seminars and programs for treatment of golf injuries.

He has been married to his beautiful wife for almost 14 years and together, they have 3 children. In his free time, he loves spending time with his family, playing golf and is an avid college football fan.

The Chiropractic techniques he uses in practice are mainly Diversified, Thompson and Activator Methods. He definitely subscribes to a "Total Body" approach to health care and has worked with MD's, PT's, LMT's, Orthopedists and Neurologists in order to provide the best possible care to his patients.

Dr. Sonny Tuft, D.C. pracices at The Joint - Salt Lake City, Sugar House

Dr. Sonny Tuft, D.C.
Education: Parker University '04
Years Practicing: 12

Dr. Tuft was honorably discharged from the United States Marine Corps and served from 1994-1998. He completed his undergraduate work at USU and in Dallas, Texas. He received his doctorate in Chiropractic from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas in 2004 and built a successful practice in Plano, Texas. During this time, Dr. Tuft trained & consulted for over 350 doctors, to include chiropractors, medical doctors, neurosurgeons, and physical therapists around the world, to include U.S., Canada, South America, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, England, Spain, Greece, and Italy. He has worked with professional basketball players, golfers and football players to ensure they were able to play at their best.

A death in the family in 2007 brought Dr. Tuft back to Utah to be closer to family. He opened a functional medicine practice in Logan, Utah in 2010 before bringing his expertise to The Joint Sugar House in 2015.

Dr. Tuft has been recognized as a Top Recommended Professional by CBS News, Fox, NBC and ABC. March 1996.

Dr. Tuft married his high school sweetheart, Mandi. They have 4 boys and enjoy doing many things together as a family.