Dr. Backlund was very knowledgeable. This was my first time seeing a chiropractor. I came hoping to get to the bottom of some shoulder pain I was experiencing. He took the time in my first session to explain how different areas of the body connect and the importance of that alignment. He made sure I understood what was going to happen with each adjustment before it happened so I felt comfortable. As a yoga instructor, I appreciated his understanding of the body and his explanation of the process. I would definitely recommend Jason as a chiropractor. He was also very flexible and generous with rescheduling a few of my appointments due to bad weather.
My only critique was in the space. And the way the treatment was described on Groupon. At the time I booked my sessions, the company website showed a professional office space. Dr. Backlund has since moved his practice to a home office - Which I know is very common, I just would have felt a little more comfortable arriving at the back door of a home with no signage and two big dogs greeting me, if I had known what to expect. (luckily I love dogs) But I imagine not everyone would react the same way. And unfortunately, the cleanliness of the space left a little something to be desired. Also the sessions were pretty short. My third, and final, session was only 12 minutes long.
Overall a positive experience, just a few things I wish I had known before booking.
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What You'll Get
The chiropractor: Dr. Backlund graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Minnesota State University Moorhead and graduated with a Masters of Arts degree in Exercise Physiology, ha also completed over 3000 hours in seminars specializing in Applied Kinesiology, Functional Neurology, Clinical Nutrition, Acupuncture, Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation, Soft Tissue Techniques and Emotional Energy Techniques.
What’s included: depending on option purchased
Chiropractic exam, one adjustment, and one muscle-therapy session
Chiropractic exam, three adjustments, and three therapy sessions
The Fine Print
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About Justin at Knewston Health Group
At Knewston Health Group, Doctor of Chiropractic Justin Backlund takes a holistic approach to his patients' health. He believes that disease is a manifestation of the body attempting to correct an imbalance, so rather than simply treating a patient's symptoms, he works to identify the root cause of the problem. He then works to restore balance to the mind and body through a variety of holistic treatments that range from acupressure to cold laser therapy to reflexology and massage.