AboutCore Medical Center

At Core Medical Center, we strive to help patients receive the treatment they need and continue to lead a healthy lifestyle to the fullest. However, there is no one-size-fits-all method for this. Thus, Dr. Aston Goldsworthy, D.C., MSN, FNP-BC. will develop a customized treatment plan for each patient. Along with treating health issues, we can also provide professional guidance on how to further the recovery process. We can identify the source of the pain instead of providing temporary relief to just the symptoms.

While aging can cause a variety of issues and other problems, we can provide anti-aging treatment at our medical spa in combination with other services. As a chiropractor and wellness center, we can take multiple aspects of a patient’s overall health into account and develop a treatment plan that addresses the necessary areas.

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Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy

Co-Owner, Chiropractor

Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy D.C.

Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy D.C. began his academic career at the University of Missouri Kansas City where he completed his prerequisites to attend Cleveland Chiropractic College where he graduated with a Doctorate in Chiropractic in 1974. His postgraduate studies earned him a diplomate in Orthopedics in 1997. Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy has had an iconic career having worked on many professional athletes some who were also Olympians. He also served as team chiropractor for the Royals in the Late 70’s and early 80’s. He most recently served as the team chiropractor for the comets from 2010-2014 alongside his son Dr. Aston Goldsworthy. Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy has committed his career to helping others and mentoring many students over the years including his son Dr. Aston Goldsworthy. Besides being an outstanding Chiropractor, Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy is also an amazing father and mentor to his children. He enjoys spending time with his family and his wife Diane Goldsworthy whom are active mountain bike riders and both enjoy traveling. He also enjoys spending time with his grandson Max Smith, son of his daughter Allison Smith and his granddaughter Scarlett Goldsworthy who is Dr. Aston Goldsworthy's first child. Having practiced for over 40 years Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy has always lived by the principal of treating his patients like family and putting their needs ahead of his own. He looks to practice for many years to come, having started Core Medical Center with his son Dr. Aston Goldsworthy.

Dr. Aston Goldsworthy

Co-owner, Executive Officer, Chiropractor, Nurse Practitioner, and Certified as a Medical Examiner by the NRCME

Dr. Aston Goldsworthy D.C., MSN, FNP-BC

Dr. Aston Goldsworthy D.C., MSN, FNP-BC, began his career as an associate in his father’s clinic in 2009. He introduced a new spark into an already thriving practice that ignited immense growth in the clinic. Dr. Aston Goldsworthy had a vision to expand the level of care and the procedures that the clinic could provide to its patients. He did not want there to be any limitations on the treatment he could provide to his patients. So, for the next 4 years he returned to school while working full time as a chiropractor to complete two more degrees. Once he had completed his training as a nurse practitioner he was able to come up with the practice concept that would become Core Medical center. With the help of his father, they we able to recreate their practice into a multidisciplinary clinic with a treatment method and philosophy unlike any practice of its kind. Dr. Aston Goldsworthy travels monthly all over the country to train on the newest and latest procedures in physical rehabilitation, interventional orthopedics and aesthetics. He has a thirst for knowledge and a passion for patient care. Dr. Aston Goldsworthy currently lives in Lee’s Summit with his wife Tessa, their daughter Scarlett and their two dogs Reagan and Kennedy.


  • Drury University 2004 earned a Double Major in Biology and Psychology
  • Cleveland Chiropractic College 2009 earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic
  • Wayland Baptist University 2013 earned a Bachelors in Science of Nursing
  • Middle Tennessee State University 2015 earned a Master’s of Science in Nursing
  • Licenses and Board Certifications

  • Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the ANCC and Licensed in MO
  • Board Certified as a chiropractor by NBCE and licensed in MO
  • Board Certified in Pain Management by American Academy of Procedural Medicine (AAOPM)
  • Board Certified in Aesthetics by American Academy of Procedural Medicine (AAOPM)
  • Core Medical Center has a Diverse and Highly Skilled Team of Practitioners Ready to Help You Today!

    Unlike other providers that claim to provide innovative treatments yet lack the capabilities to effectively deliver them, our experienced practitioners have the medical expertise and advanced training and certifications required to prescribe and perform today’s most advanced treatment techniques. What’s more, our team is backed by a full array of leading-edge technology and resources that allow us to administer these therapies with the utmost precision to successfully treat even most complex health and wellness needs, including neurological, skeletal and soft tissue injuries.

    At Core Medical Center, we empower patients to be their best through advanced, comprehensive and personalized treatment programs that target and resolve the root-cause health issues.

    Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy and Dr. Aston Goldsworthy

    We are a family practice with deep community roots and a legacy of health and healing excellence that began more than 40 years ago with the groundbreaking efforts and chiropractic expertise of Dr. Patrick Goldsworthy. His passionate belief that the right care can positively change people’s lives provides the foundation for the patient-centered approach and next-generation capabilities that have taken flight under the visionary leadership and guidance of his son, Dr. Aston Goldsworthy, D.C., MSN, FNP-BC. Today, our Center is an extension of both our family and our values. And together, we remain solidly committed to providing exceptional care with respect, compassion and integrity to every patient while continuously pushing ourselves and our industry forward to create new possibilities in health, healing and lifelong wellness.

    To us, this is much more than just a business. It is a reflection of who we are and what we believe in. And going forward, we will continue to build on the qualities and convictions that set us apart as a trusted and leading provider of care within our community while helping to empower every patient to achieve better health and wellness for life.

    Dr. Paul Doskey

    Dr. Doskey


    Dr. Paul Doskey is an anesthesiologist for Core Medical Center and specializes in Pain Management. He received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He is currently affiliated with Doctor's Hospital, Leawood, KS and Headache and Pain Center, Overland Park, KS. He has current licensure in the state of MO & KS.

    Duyen Nguyen

    Duyen Nguyen, MSN, AGNP-C

    Duyen joined our team in December 2017. Her previous clinical experience includes 4 years of medical oncology nursing and 3 years of advanced practice in endocrinology. She also provided preceptorships to nursing and nurse practitioner students. Duyen is on top of patient care from the time she meets a new patient and throughout their wellness journey. Her compassion, bedside manner, and self-motivation makes the care she provides more personal. Duyen was originally from Vietnam and came to the U.S. in 1997. Currently, she lives in Blue Springs, MO with her family. She enjoys spending time with her husband and son as well as their 2 dogs. In her free time, she likes to design and make a variety of fabric crafts for the home and babies.

    Education and Certifications:

  • University of Kansas, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Human Biology, 2006
  • Research College of Nursing, earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2011 and Masters of Science in Nursing, 2014
  • Board-certified as an Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner by the AANP
  • Certified as a Medical Examiner by the NRCME, 2018
  • Licensed in Missouri and Kansas
  • Dr. Travis


    Dr. Travis Early, DC has been a chiropractor for over 5 years. He completed his undergraduate studies at UNLV and received his doctorate degree in chiropractic from Cleveland Chiropractic College. Dr Travis is proficient in multiple techniques which enables him to create specialized treatment plans for each patient's individual needs. His mission statement is "to treat each patient like a family member" with the utmost care and considerations for their health and healing outcomes.

    Dr. Travis currently lives in Leawood with his wife Traci, their 2 kids Zach and Zoey, plus the family's 2 dogs Bella and Bristol. The family spends weekends at various sporting events for the kids.


  • Undergraduate UNLV
  • Cleveland Chiropractic College, K.C. 2014
  • Dr. Brady Caffee, PT, DPT

    Although, as a young man, he had no idea what form it would take, Brady Caffee, DPT has long had the desire to give aid to others and to make an honest and sincere attempt to leave things better than he found them. During his undergraduate work, Brady had the unique opportunity to assist with the care of children with special needs and disabilities at the Shafallah Center in Doha, Qatar. Upon graduation from California State University-Bakersfield with a BS degree in Pre-Allied Health Studies, he spent several years working for a physical therapy and fitness center in Bakersfield, California. Brady later entered the University of Incarnate Word Physical Therapy program in San Antonio, Texas. Trained by some of the best physical therapists in the nation in a state-of-the-art institution, he graduated as a Doctor of Physical Therapy from UIW. It was here, Brady found physical therapy would become the work of both his heart and his hands. He continues to believe strongly that no education is ever complete. His pursuit of life-long learning is apparent in his practice of physical therapy. Using hands-on manual therapies and the sense of touch diagnosis, Brady works diligently in his search for the most efficient and healing methods of treatment for his individual patients. Brady lives in Lee’s Summit with his wife and twin sons and joined the Core Medical Team in November of 2019.

    Education and Certifications:

  • California State University, Bachelor of Science in Pre-Allied Health, 2006
  • University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX, Doctorate of Physical Therapy, 2016