STEVEN JACKSON D.C., D.A.B.C.O.
Dr. Jackson has been in private practice since earning his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern College of Chiropractic (now Northwestern Health Sciences University) in 1981, and established Jackson Chiropractic Clinic in Vadnais Heights in 1982.
He also completed a postgraduate Chiropractic Orthopedic program in 1986 – a three-year program with rigorous studies and clinical experience that help to increase his diagnostic expertise.
As a result, Dr. Jackson attained diplomate status with the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists – a prestigious honor, and testament to his diagnostic skills and clinical experience. A firm believer in the truism “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” when it comes to wellness and health, Dr. Jackson is an extremely active community member.
He was a faculty member of Northwestern College of Chiropractic for 3 years and served as senior clinic supervisor for NWCC’s outpatient clinic in St. Paul. He’s also trained several students through a preceptor program for Northwestern Health Science University. A published author, he has been a guest lecturer at NWCC for a variety of topics, and has done public speaking for various organizations.
He was also an in-house consultant for State Fund Mutual Insurance Company for 5 years, and served as a consultant for the State of Minnesota as well as being asked to sit on the State of Minnesota Legislative Advisory Board in 2004. Dr. Jackson is a devoted father of 4 children and 3 grandchildren.
Nick Ribar D.C.
Dr. Nick Ribar received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University and completed his undergraduate studies at University of St. Thomas where he studied exercise science and business management.
Dr. Ribar works with patients of all ages who suffer from back, neck or extremity pain but has a background in sports chiropractic and occupational Chiropractic using adjustments along with active stretching, sports taping and soft tissue mobilization to get people back to a pain free lifestyle. He has a passion for working with athletes after he personally experienced several back and knee injuries as a college baseball player and finally found relief through Chiropractic care. His goal with each patient is to treat them as an individual and to focus on the cause, not just the symptoms that one may be experiencing.
He enjoys the outdoors and loves to go fishing in the summer and go skiing in the winter months. Dr. Ribar is excited to serve the various communities in the northern suburbs and help people live healthy and pain free.
MAYA DOROSCHAK D.C.
Dr. Maya Doroschak was born and raised in Vadnais Heights, MN – just down the street from our office! She grew up seeing Dr. Jackson as a patient for various dance-related injuries. Coming from a family of dentists, Dr. Maya was immersed in the health care environment at a young age. Her passion for holistic, patient-centered care guided her to choose a career in chiropractic.
Dr. Maya received her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Northwestern Health Sciences University, and she completed her undergraduate studies in exercise science and public health at the University of St. Thomas. She is a member of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association Pediatrics Council and International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA)
Dr. Maya has a special interest in women’s health and pediatric care, developed further through her clinical experience and post-doctorate education. She has worked with patients who have a variety of conditions – from colic, ear infections, pregnancy-related back pain, headaches, and postural issues. Dr Maya has additional training through the ICPA, and she is currently pursuing a post-graduate degree in maternal and pediatric health. Dr. Maya is also trained in Craniosacral Therapy, and she is a certified Webster technique provider, which is a gentle and specific approach to correct alignment and balance of the pelvis during pregnancy. Dr. Maya enjoys educating her patients to empower them to take an active role in their health.
In her free time, Dr. Maya spends time at her family cabin, playing board games, and baking gluten-free desserts.
LORENE HARRIS, L. AC.
Lorene received her Masters degree from AAAOM (Roseville), in 2006. For over 10 years, she has been helping people restore, rejuvenate, and transform their lives. Lorene is a licensed acupuncturist and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) practitioner. She has extensive experience treating a wide spectrum of conditions including RA, Migraines, Fibromyalgia, MS, Acute and Chronic Pain, Arthritis, Depression, Anxiety, Sciatica, and Repetitive Injury.
She strongly believes in the partnership between patient and practitioner, and often implements dietary changes, or herbal recommendations specific to the patient’s individual needs. She is a wellness practitioner dedicated to wholistic methodology effectively problem solving by address systemic imbalance.