Dr. Jackson Seim rarely uses the exact same treatments twice. Rather, he customizes each session to the particular temperaments of each unique client's vertebrae. Dr. Seim employs elusive Gonstead chiropractic techniques, which were formulated in 1923 by a mechanical engineer who brought this precise engineer's perspective to the healthy workings of the human spine. In addition to relieving backaches, licensed massage therapist Sarah Schmit administers full massage treatments in the office and chair-based mini-massages in a client's workplace or treehouse.
Inspired by the tenets of traditional Chinese medicine, Acupuncture Center’s David and Kim Yoo strive to create balance and harmony in the body through non-Western medical techniques. Their hair-thin acupuncture needles unblock energy flow along the body's 71 meridians, and cupping sessions draw stagnant qi out from its nap on the soul’s couch. The doctors Yoo also employ moxibustion, a 3,000-year old practice of applying a stick of burning mugwort over an acupuncture point to stimulate and strengthen the blood and life energy. Acupuncture Center works in conjunction with primary-care physicians, often receiving referrals from MDs and augmenting traditional treatments of maladies such as lower back pain, arthritis, migraines, and sleep disorders.
Doctor of Chiropractic Lance Hauser opened Hauser Chiropractic & Acupuncture in 2009. Four years later, it was was co-voted Best Chiropractic Practice by fans of The Reader. The key to Dr. Hauser's success has been traditional chiropractic services such as spinal adjustments and massage therapy, which combat stress and chronic pain. Dr. Hauser, who received specialized acupuncture training at Northwestern College of Chiropractic, can also alleviate pain by inserting small acupuncture needles into areas throughout the body, mostly focusing on the root of all pain: the funny bone.
Preventative Medical Clinic of Kohll's team of nurse practitioners improves health and well-being with preventative treatments that include weight-loss programs, bio-identical hormone replacement, and allergy, cardiovascular, or nutritional testing. In addition to preventative care, the clinic offers up aesthetic treatments such as laser resurfacing, sclerotherapy, and waxing.
Licensed massage therapist Brooke Rodrigues sends calming ripples across muscle ponds with her therapeutic bodywork. Clients can solicit flowing Swedish strokes or trigger-point therapy to ease lingering tension, or improve athletic performance with the foam-finger kneading of a sports massage. All massages may also be complemented by sumptuous add-ons, such as Brooke’s specialty aromatherapy blends.
At Natural Life Chiropractic, Doctor of Chiropractic Monte Hinze realigns spines with chiropractic adjustments?thereby alleviating ailments ranging from headaches to restricted range of motion. He also doles out spinal decompression treatments and massages and prescribes at-home regimens of posture exercises and stretches.