Dr. Steven Shaffer, D.C.
Dr. Shaffer has been in practice for since 1994 and is involved in health and wellness in conjunction with the chiropractic practice. He teaches patients how to take care of themselves and understand what it takes to be healthy and live a healthy lifestyle.
He spends time with patients learning about their history and looking at the interactions among genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence long term health and complex diseases. He is dedicated to providing patients and providing the best care possible and is also a firm believer in holistic and natural health.
Prior to going into a chiropractic practice, Dr. Shaffer was an athletic trainer and Rolfer. His practice utilizes Applied Kinesiology, Neuro Emotional Technique(NET), sport rehabilitation, and class 4 laser therapy. He enjoys helping patients learn that they can live again!
Keverne Collison, C.H.P, C.N
Clinical Nutritionist and Homeopath
Keverne Collison is certified in Homeopathy, Clinical Nutrition, Massage Therapy and Emotional Stress Integration. She has been in practice since 1998 and has a passion for helping others be their best in mind, body and spirit.
She is a nutritional consultant and homeopath who uses meridian stress assessment testing to help you access your optimal health. She uses therapeutic supplementation, dietary changes, herbs and homeopathy to help you achiever your best health.
SCI Program Coordinator/ Exercise Instructor
Elise earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from California State University, Long Beach. She is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and has also completed the AIMLA Medical Laser Certification as well as the Restorative Therapy FES Ergometry Certification. Before joining the NMC team, Elise worked for five years in the Physical Therapy and large fitness club settings teaching corrective exercise. Elise believes that exercise is key to a happy, fun, and healthy life, and that there is always a way to modify exercise to suite people’s individual needs and abilities. When Elise is not at the clinic, you can find her at the beach or in the mountains, running, hiking, swimming, and cycling.
Dr. Kendra Kautz D.C.
Dr. Kendra obtained her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Southern California University of Health Sciences/Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. She continued her studies with courses in athletic tapping, sports medicine, applied kinesiology, cranial sacral technique and functional medicine. She attended over 100 hours in pediatric courses put on by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) that included Webster’s technique to support woman through pregnancy.
Dr. Kendra understands the body will not perform optimally if there is dysfunction structurally, chemically or emotionally. She strives to educate her patients on how these dysfunctions effect health and involve the patient in their healing process.
When she isn’t in the office she enjoys going to the beach, playing volleyball, indoor cycling, reading and learning the latest at seminars.